October 29, 2010

7-Eleven- The Beginning of the Convenience Store

Even the largest companies started as small startups with not much more than a dream and a few dollars in their pocket. Sound familiar? Today, we […]
October 29, 2010

Companies to Watch: Amika Mobile

Founded in 2007, the Canada-based technology startup can send detailed alerts to mobile phones, smartphones, laptops, and other devices connected to a campus, corporate, or wireless […]
October 28, 2010

Learn About the Rules for Corporate Reimbursement Plans

By following specific rules of the Internal Revenue Service, corporations may provide tax-free reimbursements to employees—including officer shareholders. The reimbursements must cover actual expenses incurred by […]
October 28, 2010

Ideas for Choosing a Corporate Name

The name you choose for your new corporation should convey the image you want for the company. For retail companies, a wise choice is to describe […]
October 27, 2010

LLC Tax Status Choices

When an LLC is created in any state, a selection is permitted for how the business is taxed by the federal government. This choice affects the […]
October 27, 2010

How they made it: Paramount Pictures

Today, we highlight another small business startup with roots that begin with one person who would start a business that defined the movie industry. What is […]
October 26, 2010

What Happens to Your Home Office Tax Deduction After Incorporating?

When you create a corporation as the successor to your proprietorship business, there are many steps in the transition. One of the important changes is that […]
October 26, 2010

Does Your Business have a Weird Name?

Twitter, Joomla, Wild Apricot, and many more are employing the use of weird business names to set their business apart from the competition but simply picking […]
October 25, 2010

John Doerr Announces A New Fund for Tech Startups

On October 21st, 2010 well-known venture capitalist John Doerr announced a $250 million sFund aimed at providing financial support for tech startups focused on social networking.
October 25, 2010

Preparing Better Business Plans

Although most new companies do not write a business plan, it is a valuable step for an operation of any size and type. Business plans serve […]