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Biz Smarts: The challenges and triumphs of running a business

When a new year begins it seems to bring a time of additional planning and some reflection. In doing that this year, I had to ask myself, “Why do I do this thing called running a business?” This is a question that all business owners seem to a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

Biz Smarts: How to effectively deal with stress and anxiety

In running our businesses on a day-to-day basis, we often feel that they are running us. Being overwhelmed has become a rather chronic issue for many business owners. Recently I have realized this issue can create serious amounts of anxiety, and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 31st, 2018

Restaurant owner says eliminating tipped wage could set off "monumental change" in industry

John Carr is running his restaurant and brewery business with 20 percent fewer people than he had six years ago, in some cases by using technology for tasks previously done by staff. Now, Carr, who runs Adirondack Pub & Brewery and High Peaks Dist.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2019

Iran"s oil tanker fleet being squeezed as sanctions bite

Iran is running short of options to replace its aging fleet of tankers and keep oil exports flowing because renewed U.S. sanctions are making potential sellers and flag registries wary of doing business with Tehran, Western and Iranian sources said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 13th, 2019

Tycoon Tapie goes on trial in long-running French business saga

The tycoon at the center of a decades-old French legal battle that has dragged politicians and business leaders in its wake goes on trial on Monday accused of fraud......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 10th, 2019

The top employee perks offered by the 2019 Best Places to Work

Here at the Business Journal, there isn't a day that goes by where we don't produce a story that fails to touch on workforce development in some capacity. Company executives are always talking about the challenges they face in attracting and retaining .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2019

Martin Shkreli reportedly still running his business from behind bars

“Pharma bro” .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 8th, 2019

31 things I learned from running a small business

There's nothing quite like running the whole show even if you've had lots of responsibility at a bigger company......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 7th, 2019

The New York Post: Martin Shkreli reportedly still running his business from behind bars

“Pharma bro” .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 7th, 2019

How to create a data-driven culture for growing your business

In today’s world of advanced analytics and dashboards, creating a data-driven, decision-making culture has become a popular topic of conversation for business leaders and marketing professionals. However, there can be a lot of challenges when .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2019

How family-owned businesses should evaluate a wealth management team

Running a family business can be hectic at times. Founders spend a lot of time and energy in the now – running the day-to-day, hiring and making sure employees are well-trained, meeting with clients, keeping the lights on. Not to mention the fam.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 25th, 2019

Guest opinion: Small businesses get an unpleasant delivery from California Supreme Court

Running a small business is challenging. Our profit margins are small and we work hard to find new customers. My business, a small neighborhood market in San Francisco, is no exception to this. Local residents come in for their grocery and household .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2019

Bernie is running again: Look out, rich folks and big business

Out of all the Democratic candidates, Sanders would bring perhaps the biggest changes for businesses and wealthy Americans......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 19th, 2019

Bernie is running again: Look out, rich folks and big business

Out of all the Democratic candidates, Sanders would bring perhaps the biggest changes for businesses and wealthy Americans......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 19th, 2019

5 ways nonprofits benefit from better technology

Nonprofits by necessity are lean organizations, working to stretch every dollar so they can have the greatest impact within the communities they serve. Tight budget constraints mean that certain areas of running a nonprofit business, like technology,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2019

Toys R Us executives plot comeback with Tru Kids

Former Toys R US executives are running a new company that will manage the brands left behind after Toys R Us' liquidation, including Toys R Us, Babies R Us and Geoffrey. Much of their business plan, though, remains a work in progress......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 11th, 2019

Toys R Us executives plot comeback with Tru Kids

Former Toys R US executives are running a new company that will manage the brands left behind after Toys R Us' liquidation, including Toys R Us, Babies R Us and Geoffrey. Much of their business plan, though, remains a work in progress......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 11th, 2019

Founders feel more empowered, but still face funding challenges

Nearly 8 in 10 American women entrepreneurs feel more empowered than they did five years ago, but the majority still find it hard to raise money for their businesses. That's according to a new Visa survey of women small-business owners. For the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

MJHS Home Care plans layoffs in challenging market

Brooklyn-based Metropolitan Jewish Home Care, doing business as MJHS Home Care, plans to lay off more than 100 employees amid significant business challenges. MJHS Home Care is part of the nonprofit... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 3rd, 2019

Jewish Home Care plans layoffs in challenging market

Brooklyn-based Metropolitan Jewish Home Care, doing business as MJHS Home Care, plans to lay off more than 100 employees amid significant business challenges. MJHS Home Care is part of the nonprofit... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 3rd, 2019

CEO made $357 million from small businesses, $3.50 at a time

In her 35 years running a small business, Maria Kirk dealt with only one company that made her physically ill: fuel-card provider FleetCor Technologies Inc. and the thousands of dollars in fees it charged......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 31st, 2019