Tuesday, February 26, 2013

For Richer or Poorer

Could you continue running a business with your ex? It's not all that uncommon and can be done if you trust.

Sunday, February 24, 2013

American Ingenuity

Entrepreneurs are finding ways to sell U.S. goods overseas, using coupons and sales to keep costs down, and meeting foreign demand.

Friday, February 22, 2013

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Pound Foolish

Watch my friend and former colleague Helaine Olen on The Daily Show's extended interview. She did a fantastic job last night!

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Steve Jobs Did It

Should founders take breaks from their companies and then return to the helm? It's tricky to arrange but provides new perspective.

Friday, February 15, 2013


Did you know Islamic law forbids interest on debt? I didn't either, until I wrote about how observant Muslim entrepreneurs use "halal finance."

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

State of Small Business

Did you watch last night's speech? My colleague, John Tozzi, looks at the big promises Obama has made for small businesses.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

How'd She Do?

SBA Chief Karen Mills is stepping down. My editor, Nick Leiber, takes a look at her tenure.

Monday, February 11, 2013

The Popular Clique

LinkedIn reports that mine is one of the top 5 percent most-viewed profiles for 2012. They have 200 million profiles: Guess that I and 10 million others are in the cool kids' club.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Why India's Growth Has Stalled

"India has been celebrated for its steep growth and rapidly expanding middle class ... Yet it has achieved these gains with astonishingly low economic participation by women"

A fascinating look at the downside of being a professional woman in India.

Monday, February 4, 2013

Where I Work

A while back, blogger Karin Bugge did a series about work desks, grouping them into messy, neat and fanatic (guess which category I was in!?)

Here's another take on that topic, from LinkedIn, that surveys the workspaces of people from Richard Branson to David Cameron and Arianna Huffington.

Clearly, Branson's got us all beat!

Friday, February 1, 2013