Cash Is There If You Look

20 Aug, 2011
Digital Library > Acquiring and Managing Finances > Financing “Cash Is There If You Look” There’s plenty of cash out there to finance U.S. businesses, but many entrepreneurs don’t know how ...

A View to Site Selections

20 Aug, 2011
By the time frugal Sam Walton opened up some 20 Wal-Mart stores, he was appalled by the cost of flying on commercial airlines.

Can We Talk? Web Chat Becomes Service Tool

20 Aug, 2011
Web chat originated as a community builder, allowing people to communicate in real time over the Internet. Yet the technology has also become an important customer service tool in the e-commerce ...

Work-Related Hearing Loss Costs $2 Billion

20 Aug, 2011
Digital Library > Operations and Technology > Safety “Work-Related Hearing Loss Costs $2 Billion” Say what? If your workplace is louder than a lawnmower, listen up. Exposure to 80-decibel levels for ...

Keep the Loyalty of Your IT Staff

20 Aug, 2011
Digital Library > Human Resources Management > Employee retention “Keep the Loyalty of Your IT Staff” In this tight employment market, information-technology staff are entertaining daily job offers. You can improve ...

Business Predictions for the New Millennium

20 Aug, 2011
Digital Library > Defining and Serving a Market > Business conditions “Business Predictions for the New Millennium” As we approach the Year 2000, entrepreneurs are speaking out with regard to their ...

Free Online Meetings

20 Aug, 2011
Digital Library > Operations and Technology > Communication systems “Free Online Meetings” Want to improve productivity and slice meeting costs? Try WebEx.com, an online meeting service. Through a browser-based Web conference, ...

Entrepreneur's Adviser: The optimum inventory

20 Aug, 2011
Digital Library > Operations and Technology > Inventory control “Entrepreneur’s Adviser: The optimum inventory” Question:"How does a small company keep shelves stocked as deeply as the big boys without tying up ...

Ask the Expert

20 Aug, 2011
Question:I have read numerous articles about how small-business owners are having difficulty finding qualified workers. Can you offer some ideas or solutions as to how others are tackling the labor crunch?

Be Your Own Customer First

20 Aug, 2011
Sometimes, employees at cosmetics firm OPI Products see president and founder George Schaeffer strolling down the hallways sporting a colorful new shade of lipstick.