Two companies in the beauty industry are proving that, by targeting a niche customer base, maintaining attractive price points and sticking to what they know best, a downturn can be an opportunity for growth.
Bargain-hungry consumers continue to gobble up daily deal offerings, but the cost of getting new clients in the door at a heavily discounted price may not be the right financial choice for every small business.
Here's the 'Situation': A key player in the MTV hit fills us in on what it takes to put the show’s stars to work.
How to get a record deal in a down economy, and the state of the music industry.
Opening a candy store in a recession may seem like a tricky proposition, but some California-based entrepreneurs might have found a sweet spot in a sour economy.
With the economic recovery seemingly stuck in neutral, 2011 was a tough year for many small business owners. But 2011 had it's bright spots through the economic storm clouds. Here's what small businesses across the nation say were the highlights of their year.
We checked in with small businesses that opened their doors this year and were able to expand in this tough climate to find out what they are thankful for.
How to gain a competitive edge -- and consequentially save some 'green' -- while greening your small business.
"Naturally, any event in the city, it helps you. The Yankees playing the Phillies helps you even more," says Joe Vento, owner and founder of Geno’s in Philadelphia.
With the current craze in drive-by-dining, small business owners should consider all the facts before they hit the road. Here are some firsthand accounts of running a restaurant on wheels.