Small Business News
This Company Will Give a Peek Inside How Much Private Start-Ups Are Worth The lack of transparency around private companies has kept the market for start-up stocks small. Equidate, a San Francisco company, hopes to change that.
New York Times | Jul 25, 2016 3:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Dignity in Death for Black Families at a Brooklyn Funeral Home Two sisters in Brooklyn help black residents whose families have been shattered by violence navigate their most painful moments.
New York Times | Jul 22, 2016 2:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A New Wrinkle in the Gig Economy: Workers Get Most of the Money Stocksy, an online photo stock site, is an example of start-ups that aim to treat their professionals as owners rather than as freelance labor.
New York Times | Jul 20, 2016 10:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Lifting the Second-Generation Curse Founders of family-run businesses need to bring on the next generation and let it experiment, as well as know when to let go, experts say.
New York Times | Jul 19, 2016 6:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Wealth Matters: Selling a Business Involves More Than Money Owners should run businesses as if they could be bought at any moment, but not rush the process once a deal is made, experts say.
New York Times | Jul 16, 2016 04:38 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Cosmetic Surgery That's Just a Click Away Now there is an easier and more efficient way to connect doctors with new patients who seek plastic surgery.
New York Times | Jul 13, 2016 4:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Why the I.R.S. Fails to Crack the Small-Business Tax Nut The government has been trying to figure out how small-business owners can be persuaded to report their earnings more accurately. More audits may not be the answer.
New York Times | Jul 6, 2016 9:16 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Pillars of Black Media, Once Vibrant, Now Fighting for Survival The influence of black-owned media companies on black culture is diminishing. Companies are smaller and lack the financial resources to compete in the media landscape.
New York Times | Jul 2, 2016 6:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Growing Greens in the Spare Room as 'Vertical Farm' Start-Ups Flourish LED lighting and short growing periods have helped the rise of indoor farming, but scaling up is tougher.
New York Times | Jun 29, 2016 8:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Veterans Use Battlefield Experiences to Build Businesses The number of veterans starting businesses has dropped since World War II, but new programs and technologies are inspiring those formerly in the military to pursue start-ups.
New York Times | Jun 22, 2016 4:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend