Entrepreneur magazine
February 1999

February 1999

Entrepreneur | February 1999
February 1999
Entrepreneur Magazine

That's A Wrap

Whatever happened to the hottest meal in town?

How To Do Everything Better

.and let nothing stand in your way.

In Your Face

Entrepreneurs are on the screen--and technology scene--thanks to user-friendly videoconferencing.

Sounding Off

State-of-the-art tech tools.

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Shady Pasts

Online background checks, mailing list distribution.


Online ads could benefit your business--but you have to know what you're doing.

All Wrapped Up

It's all in the presentation.

Call To Action

Summit outlines plan to accelerate growth of women-owned firms.

Extra! Extra!

Hotel bonuses for business owners.

State Of The Union

For businesses seeking foreign partners with strong economies and fluid trade, the EU may be the place.

Playing Fair

A new law may finally help entrepreneurs get more government work.

Book 'Em

Put your best business face forward.

Neighborhood Watch

When taking care of the community means taking care of business.

All Together Now

Need more function in your network? New tech products have made getting it simple and inexpensive. The only question is whether you have enough wall sockets.

Risky Business

Are dire economic predictions scaring lenders? It depends on who you talk to.

Going Down?

The rumors of our economy's impending demise may be greatly exaggerated--but that doesn't mean you shouldn't prepare for the worst.

Digital Darwinism

Is e-tail the death of retail as we know it?

Broken Wing

Boston Market was supposed to be the McDonald's of the '90s. So why did the home-meal-replacement pioneer end up laying an egg?

Snack Attack

Get the lowdown on news, trends, programs and more.

Package Deal

Why image is everything

Ready For Takeoff

Mission, possible: It's easier than ever to launch your new business, thanks to business incubators that help start-ups fly.

The Eye Has It

Hard facts on the latest software

Loser Chic

In the new economy, losers are winners and failures are fawned over (well, sometimes). Is business failure the new cool?

Eve Of Destruction?

OK, your computer may not self-destruct when Y2K hits, but plenty of problems await. Here's your step-by-step disaster plan.

Pennies From Heaven

Send me an angel, cyberscams, tomorrow's tax tips today

Bright Lights, Big City

Juice it up, tag team, Vegas on video, cash in on cookies

Bags To Riches

How to sell more product with less effort

The Best Defense

Resources to protect yourself against scams and legal thieves.

Monkey Business

Think art and entrepreneurship don't mix? The secrets of one designer's success.

What's the Big Idea?

10 great ways to find the business of your dreams

What's New

Travel academies, franchise stuff, new recruits.

Photo Finish

New financing program makes franchise start-ups simpler.

Taking Care Is Business

For this senior-care provider, profit starts at home.

Fishing For Ideas

Seeking inspiration for lively ad copy? Try hitting the newsstand.

Bulletin Board

Bank offers health insurance.

Made From Scratch

The location had seen three businesses come and fail. The restaurateurs were inexperienced fledglings. How then did Just Fresh grow into a $4 million chain?

Factors To Consider

Need short-term financing fast? Try factoring.

Remember Me?

Staying in touch with your VIPs means better relationships . . . and more business.

Fine Whine

Your customers have something to complain about, so why don't they?

Chew On This

Playing with food for fun and profit.

Shacking Up

Office condos: The middle ground between paying rent and dealing with property.

Rules To Live By

Keep the peace! Written policies help family businesses stay on the right track!

Silver Lining

Hesitant about hiring older workers? Then you're ignoring a talented labor pool.

Cracking Down

Watch out! More and more business decisions can land you behind bars.

You Got Game

Looking for a new way to get your employees thinking? Puzzles could produce the results you want.

Bug Byte

Y2K is everywhere--but in your insurance coverage.

Now Introducing

Making bad first impressions? Didn't anybody ever teach you any manners?

An Ounce Of Prevention

The tax benefits of MSAs may boost your immunity against the health-care blues.

Proceed With Caution!

These six capital-raising mistakes can land your proposal in an investor's circular file.

Heart Of A Champ

Being a winner takes more than a top rating.

The Inn Crowd

Get the lowdown on news, trends, programs and more.

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