How Small Businesses Thrive in a Big-Box Economy

National chains have enamored customers with repeat online auto-ship discounts, grocery pickup services all to make consumer transactions convenient. So how can small businesses compete? By taking a different approach. These days, consumers can pick up their groceries without ever entering a supermarket and schedule repeat shipments of their pet’s […]

How Small Businesses Can Impact The Economy Of Developing Country Like India?

Entrepreneurship plays a vital role in the economic growth and standard of living in the country. As a start-up founder or small business owner, you may think that you are working hard to build your own business and provide for yourself and your family. But you’re doing an entire heap […]

Small-business owners confident about the economy and future of their business

America’s small-business owners are highly confident about their prospects for the next year and optimistic about the state of the U.S. economy, according to the first-ever CNBC/SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey. SurveyMonkey conducted the survey in partnership with CNBC. Respondents were asked for their opinions on a variety of subjects about […]

LinkedIn ProFinder Offers New Freelance Marketplace for the Gig Economy

ProFinder is a new professional services marketplace that LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) is piloting across the U.S. It is a “freelancer for hire” site similar to Fiverr, Flexjobs or Upwork, designed to help businesses find local freelance talent. How LinkedIn ProFinder Works To request a service, the business owner or manager goes to […]

To shop China’s economy, study more Marx, students Say

A petition stated economics students at chinese language universities need to examine a curriculum composed of at least half Marxist guides. (AFP photo) BEIJING: China’s economics college students are being “brainwashed through Western theories” and needto examine greater Marx, chinese professors stated in a letter to the education ministry, amid […]