When IT buyers were asked if they planned to get tablets or if they already had them, 7 percent said their company provided employees with tablets, and 14 percent planned to get tablets in the first quarter of that year. A projection of that number to the entire IT market indicated that tens of millions […]
More women than ever will become entrepreneurs this year, but will face challenges beyond the glass ceiling, according to the NAWBO’s 2013 State of Women-Owned Business Survey. The poll reveals 81 percent of respondents are optimistic about the future, but there is still some trepidation. Among the top concerns: 57 percent worry about the economy […]
Maine Secretary of State Charlie Summers is exploring the possibility of offering an online corporate monitoring and notification service to help business entities combat corporate identity theft.
Recent studies continue to show a disturbing fact about women: They’re paid a lot less than men despite being collectively more highly educated than men. The most recent study found that for every one dollar a male employee earned, a women doing the same job earned just 72 cents.
Is there a difference between the self employed and entrepreneurs? According to a study released by the New America Foundation, the answer is, yes. The study suggests that the amount of small businesses forming in America is actually falling although statistics show that new business formations are on the rise.
There’s no doubt that the interest in entrepreneurship has seen a boost over the past half decade. With so many people laid off from their careers, many are looking to entrepreneurship as a means to better financial security. They no longer want to put their financial wellbeing in to the hands of another company that […]
Using existing technology to create better products for a proven market is usually a recipe for new business success. This is the strategy of Mindshapes, which offers educational games for children on mobile devices.
When President Obama signed in to law the Jumpstart Our Startups, or JOBS Act as it is better known, business startups all over the country become instantly excited. Finally, there would be a new funding source that allowed new businesses to find the funding they needed without having to rely on banks or venture capital […]