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The World’s Most Powerful Women

According to Forbes, in a world where women are increasingly taking their places among the movers and shakers planning policy and determining destiny, these are the most powerful of the lot. In order from 1 to 5, the following women have made it to the top of the list of Forbes Most Powerful Women in… Continue Reading

Top 5 Business Rewards Credit Cards for Small Businesses

Though not covered by the Credit CARD Act of 2009, business rewards credit cards have a positive reputation amongst small businesses. According to the National Small Business Association, 37% of business owners are relying on credit to cover a portion of their costs. These credit cards feature expense-tracking tools that help organize and monitor company… Continue Reading

Top 5 Social Media Management Tools for Small Businesses

In an effort to provide a much-needed service to small businesses, recently listed the top five social media management tools in the sector. Choosing only those suitable for smaller companies, every social media outlet listed meets criteria such as affordability; scalability; support for Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter; and update posting assistance. Each tool is… Continue Reading

Top Schools for an Executive M.B.A. Programs ranks and reviews business schools across the United States. According to a 2012 poll, the schools with the best Executive M.B.A. programs include: University of Pennsylvania University of Chicago Northwestern University Duke University Columbia University University of California- Los Angeles New York University University of Michigan- Ann Arbor University of California- Berkley University of… Continue Reading

Best Start-Ups for Under $3000

Would you like to start a business but don’t have much money to risk at something new? Here are some inexpensive ways to become an entrepreneur which could lead to a well-established and profitable business venture. 1.    Pooper Scooper: Yes, people love their pets, but they don’t always love taking care of them, especially when… Continue Reading

Companies That Love the Earth

Some companies say they are good to the environment, but really aren’t so good if you take a closer look. Newsweek decide to take a closer look, and with the help of some experts on environmental issues and business practices, studied a large selection of companies for more than one year. Among the 15 top… Continue Reading

Top Ten Business-Friendly States in the U.S.

The Council of Competitiveness and the National Association of Manufacturers recently unveiled its list of the top ten ‘business-friendly’ states in the U.S. this year. As mentioned before, Texas ranked #1 in several surveys. The most recent list ranks the states like this: Texas Utah Virginia North Carolina North Dakota Nebraska South Dakota Colorado Georgia… Continue Reading