Entrepreneurial

from Reuters Money:

Tax rule change causes big small-business ruckus

October 18, 2010

In the big tax fights of this year, the coming changes to who must get 1099 forms would hardly seem to rate. But for the vast majority of small businesses, these new rules will hit far harder than the estate tax, despite political posturing on that front.

New payroll app targets small business

October 15, 2010

Making payroll has always been a bit of a fraught experience for Shelley O’Sullivan and her husband at their five-employee construction firm located just north of San Francisco. But a simple mobile app has reduced that anxiety.

Will Momzelle appeal to nursing mothers?

October 8, 2010

Christine Poirier designed her own nursing top to help her feel less insecure about breastfeeding in public after the birth of her first child. Her invention turned into a business and now she faces the challenge of expanding her Toronto-based apparel company, Momzelle, into the U.S.

Small business bill passes, now what?

September 27, 2010

As President Obama gets set to sign off on the $30-billion small business lending bill, people want to know one thing: how will it help me?

Small businesses need cash, not rhetoric

September 16, 2010

– George A. Cloutier, a graduate of Harvard Business School, is the founder and CEO of American Management Services, one of the Nation’s largest turnaround and management services firms specializing in small and mid-size companies. He is also the author of the bestselling book, “Profits Aren’t Everything, They’re the Only Thing”. The opinions expressed are his own. –

Big business pipeline for small business

September 14, 2010

CORRECTED: the Universal College Application was created by ApplicationsOnline LLC and not the NCAA as was previously stated.

Online backup crucial for small businesses

By Reuters Staff
August 27, 2010

– Vance Checketts is the VP of Operations for online storage company Mozy. The opinions expressed are his own. –

Toura finds niche, now must exploit it: experts

August 12, 2010

Toura’s Web-based tool that creates virtual museum tours for handy download onto a visitor’s mobile device is exciting, but experts said founder Aaron Radin needs to get some more big-name clients on board and ramp up sales to fully command the space.

Why Junior shouldn’t take over your business

July 19, 2010

Entrepreneur and author John Warrilow believes business owners are engaging in a “twisted form of child abuse” when they pass their companies onto their children.

Save the pelicans and small businesses

June 29, 2010

– George A. Cloutier is the founder and CEO of American Management Services and the author of the bestselling book “Profits Aren’t Everything, They’re the Only Thing”. The opinions expressed are his own. –