Startup ideas can be found in surprising places. We asked Thumbtack.com which opportunities are drawing the most interest from entrepreneurs and their customers lately.
Why these five entrepreneurs finally took the plunge.
It's not uncommon to receive a few negative reviews, but what's the best way to handle it?
Here's a question: Do you know how your employees treat customers when you aren't around?
When college buddies Eric Prum and Joshua Williams tinkered with an empty Mason Jar early last year, and transformed it into a hip-looking cocktail shaker, they had no inkling they'd created a potentially million-dollar idea.
We visited Maplewood, N.J., and spoke to small business owners about what it's like to run a shop in today's economic climate.