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[ 0 ] Oct. 30, 2013

Global Entrepreneurship Week: November 18-24

Global Entrepreneurship Week will be celebrated November 18-24.The event is now celebrated in 139 countries. “Countries around the world are embracing their entrepreneurs as significant drivers of economic activity and growth,” said Jonathan Ortmans, president of Global Entrepreneurship Week and a senior fellow at the Kauffman Foundation.  “Through GEW, we are instilling an entrepreneurial mindset […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 29, 2013

Domino’s Loves Mobile Tracking

Domino’s is pushing hard on mobile, offering features such as retention of ordering information and a tracker that lets consumers know how their order is progressing. “Mobile is playing an important role for the pizza chains. Domino’s, Pizza Hut and Papa John’s are making significant investments in digital and mobile, making it easier for their […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 29, 2013

$1000 Scholarship To Teachers Who Promote Entrepreneurship

A new effort to honor and encourage educators who teach entrepreneurship was announced by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Young Entrepreneur Foundation. A new Entrepreneurship Educator Award and $1,000 grant is now available for hard-working teachers who have distinguished themselves in their pursuit of entrepreneurial education. “We are so excited to provide our […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 29, 2013

Promote Your Business By Giving Back To A Local Charity

Looking for an easy way to promote your small business? Want to build goodwill for your company? Give back to a local charity. November is the month of Thanksgiving and in spirit of giving, San Francisco’s popular fitness studio, Burn, will be offering special pop-up classes during the entire month, donating all proceeds to select […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 29, 2013

5 Ways To Get Ready For “Small Business Saturday” November 30th

How will you participate in Small Business Saturday? Hundreds of communities across the country will be rolling out the welcome mats for millions of shoppers on Small Business Saturday, November 30th. Founded by American Express® in 2010, Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses nationwide during the critical holiday shopping season. […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 29, 2013

5 Steps To Develop A Preparedness Program For Your Small Business

Today marks the sad one-year anniversary when Hurricane Sandy hit the northeast and five boroughts of New York City. Many businesses and home in that region have still not recovered. Surveys on small business prepardeness programs show that most are not ready for a disaster. Businesses can do much to prepare for the impact of […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 28, 2013

KFC, Taco Bell To Grow to 20,000 Units In Emerging Markets

Yum! Brands and its franchise partners will invest $10 billion in the next seven years to build its presence in seven emerging markets including India, China, Africa and Brazil to more than 20,000 restaurants, said CEO David Novak. In India, the parent of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut expects sales to hit $1 billion […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 28, 2013

Need Help Buying Your Building? Let The Government Show You How

By Alexander Cohen, CEO of Liberty SBF While the U.S. economy is beginning to recover, many are worried that job growth – a necessary factor in getting many Americans back on their feet – has stalled.For small business owners, there is a little-known government program that can help create jobs to stimulate the economy, at […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 28, 2013

Postini Users: How To Prevent Spam From Flooding Your Email

By Julie May CEO of bytes knowledge Take yourself back to 1999. Remember when Y2K symbolized the death of the technological world as we knew it? Well, this time the technological threat is real and 26 million people could lose their email security as a result. By the end of the year, Google will retire […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 28, 2013

How Holiday Gift Cards Can Impact Your Bottom Line

By Michael Hursta Vice President of First Data Prepaid Solutions As temperatures drop, shopping season heats up, making now a critical time for small businesses to ensure they leave no stone unturned when planning their business strategy for the holiday season. According to First Data’s 2012 U.S. Gift Card Consumer Insights Study, more than 88 […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 28, 2013

Attracting Generations X and Y To Your Small Business

Join the next IFA WednesdayWise Webinar, “Attracting Gen X & Gen Y to your Franchises,” on Nov. 13 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST. Speakers will include FranchisEsource Brands International President and COO Brian Miller, CFE, ZorSource Brand Manager Jason Miller, CFE, and Barkley, Inc., Assistant Account Manager Greg Vodicka. The webinar, which is […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 28, 2013

Inventing Success: How The Microwave Was Created

A melted candy bar led to the invention of one of today’s most-used kitchen appliances. Percy Spencer was working on a military radar device in the mid-1940s when he noticed that his chocolate snack had gotten soft. Intrigued, he experimented with irradiating some kernels of popcorn, which promptly burst. Spencer’s work led to the first […]

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