Two More Things for Business Owners to Worry About - 8/6/2015 - The new anti-fraud credit cards sound great. But they come with a price tag. If you own a business, you're now more likely to be held liable for credit card fraud and more likely to get fleeced online by cybercriminals.
Tech Becomes a Major Selling Point for New Cars - 7/31/2015 - A significant share of new car buyers identifies vehicle technology as a motivating factor in purchase decisions, leading manufacturers and dealers to rethink their approach to the marketplace.
Unethical CEOs Hurt All of Us - 8/28/2015 - From options backdating to financial statement fraud, there are a litany of unethical business practices. Root cause is often an unethical CEO, finds one academic study.
Uber a Money Loser, Says Gawker - 8/5/2015 - Uber has raised $5.5 billion in funding and is valued at more than $50 billion, with an IPO in process that may be the biggest ever. Just one small problem: they are losing tons of money.
Franchises Finally Starting to Embrace New Technologies - 7/27/2015 - Historically, the franchising sector has been slow to adopt innovative, new technologies. But that's changing as franchisees and some franchisors see technology as a critical resource for operational and financial improvement.
Are Franchisors Employers? - 7/17/2015 - If franchisors are considered employers, the franchising model is in jeopardy. A high-stakes battle is underway in this heated debate.
Brand Sabotage - 7/16/2015 - Based on the latest big-brand PR crisis, the fall of Subway's Jared from grace, you might think that the leading causes of brand damage are outside of your control. Not so.
How to Approach Social Media - 7/8/2015 - How much time and money should a business spend on social media? Here are a few guidelines for defining your company's social media strategy and budget.