About The New Entrepreneur

Patrick Clark, John Tozzi, and Nick Leiber cover the news, trends, and ideas that matter to entrepreneurs. Follow them on @newentrepreneur and share stories about entrepreneurship by tagging them with #SmallBizReads.

RSS Feed

Tag: Silicon Alley

Recent

  • How Not To Build A Website
    There are few successful outfits that don’t have a website. Today having one is considered an almost indispensible tool for conducting, doing, and…
  • DIY: Perfume
    Read tips from successful entrepreneurs. Learn about entrepreneurial funding, health insurance for entrepreneurs, and get updates on small biz news…
  • Viral how?
    Read tips from successful entrepreneurs. Learn about entrepreneurial funding, health insurance for entrepreneurs, and get updates on small biz news…
  • Negative Nancy, no more
    No need to be a pessimist. The present economy may be rocky, but that doesn’t mean you should stop investing in your future. “The climate for small…
  • Barbie and Bratz: Back in Court
    Jury deliberations are on tap to start today over whether MGA Entertainment, the maker of the pouty-lipped line of Bratz dolls should pay damages…
  • Why stay small?
    Read tips from successful entrepreneurs. Learn about entrepreneurial funding, health insurance for entrepreneurs, and get updates on small biz news…
  • Outsourcing: the New (Old) Amish Workforce
    The WSJ published a story Friday about consumers hiring Amish contractors and subcontractors to build homes for folks who are not part of the…
  • Mrs. Fields: Another Cookie Crumbles
    Reuters reports that Mrs. Fields, the ubiquitous mall friendly cookie franchiser launched by a Utah housewife, Debbi Fields in 1977, planned to…
  • The Business of Toilets
    They say that necessity is the mother of invention. That being the case, there’s a huge opportunity for some enterprising entrepreneur in toilets.…
  • More grim credit news from the Fed
    The Fed released its quarterly survey of senior loan officers (PDF) yesterday. The news is not good for small business borrowers: 65 percent of…

Read

Shared

Discussed

Last Updated: 11:30 pm Market Summary

S&P500 1875.39 -4.16
DJIA 16501.65 -12.72
NASDAQ 4126.969 -34.489
Stoxx 50 3175.97 -23.72
FTSE 100 6674.74 -7.02
DAX 9544.19 -55.9
Nikkei 14482.72 -63.55
Topix 1168.37 -5.44
Hang Seng 22543.97 34.33