Bad News For Online Businesses: Trump May Reverse Net Neutrality Rules

President Donald Trump’s new administration has allegedly signed off on a policy approach that could completely remake the Federal Communications Commission and reverse net neutrality rules for online businesses. Last February, the FCC produced a landmark ruling that declared the Internet was a utility, and that access consequently could not […]

Are Startup Failure Rates as Bad as They Used to Be?

The chances of your business surviving past the five-year mark are somewhat better than they used to be, says one economics expert. According to research and commentary from Dr. Scott Shane, professor of economics and entrepreneurial studies at Case Western Reserve University (and long-time SBT contributor), startup failure rates have declined […]

Nearly One Fourth of Customer Complaints Aren’t Due to Bad Service but to Rudeness

No matter how hard you try to avoid it, you’re going to hear customer complaints about your small business. This idea is right up there with death and taxes, really. But according to GetFiveStars.com, an overwhelming majority of these complaints can be avoided. New data from the company that’s created […]

Bad News for Sony Mobile Fans as Company Will Reportedly ‘Defocus’ on India

HIGHLIGHTS Sony Mobile expects less growth in markets such as China and India Sony to focus in East Asia (including Japan), Europe and the Middle East The company will focus in the high value-added segment Sony Mobile at a recent investor meet has reportedly confirmed that it will focus less […]