Wine And Art: What Better Franchise?

Hand a canvas and some painting supplies to a not-so-budding artist, and a blank stare may follow.

Paris Loves Its US Franchises, So I Discovered

I am just back from a week in Paris.


What If There Isn’t An App for That?

The following is a guest post by Michael Paffmann.

Size Up A Franchise In Seven Easy Steps

Australia is the world’s most franchised nation.

Searching For A Teen Inventor For A New Docu-Reality Series

A major cable network is producing a docu-reality series about amazing teens and the parents who inspire and support them.


How to Be a Mystery Shopper

Mystery shopping is an aspect of market research where you are hired to pretend to be a “real customer”


Facebook Enabled Virtual Fridge Lock

Brazilian weight-loss company Meta Real has devised a persuasive new tool to shame compulsive eaters out of late-night binging.


Game Day House Rentals

GamedayHousing is the easiest and safest way for groups of sports fanatics to find a place to stay when they’re in town for the big game.


Niche Biz: Balloon Twister

Balloon twisting isn’t typically a career that leads to fame and fortune, but Neufeld has done remarkable things with just latex and helium.


Today in Entrepreneurial History: July 17

An unauthorized history and guide book, “The Disneyland Book of Secrets 2012”