Efficiency

Starting a Business

5 Little-Known iPhone and iPad Apps for Startups

Mobile tools for all of your administrative tasks from invoicing to shipping.
Technology

5 Cutting Edge Ways to Combat Employee Theft

Keep your company's assets safe with these state-of-the-art technologies.
Starting a Business

Messy Office? 7 Ways to Spruce Up Your Startup

When it comes to plowing as much time into your startup as possible, keeping your desk clean and organized can do wonders.
Finance

How to Find Your Money Zen

Here are four things you can do to keep your business's finances organized.
Growth Strategies

Profits or Bust: Inside the Mind of an Efficiency Expert

Businesses often pay a lot of money to productivity analysts. We asked one business efficiency expert for his best tips.
Entrepreneurs

9 Routine Tasks You Should Eliminate From Your Workday

Entrepreneurs always seems to have more to do than time to do it. Something's got to give. Here's how to get rid of what's weighing your business down.
Technology

How Cloud Computing Saved My Business

Cloud technology helped these small companies coordinate operations, manage paperwork and control phone expenses.
Starting a Business

Could Your Business Survive Without You?

Seventy-five percent of small-business owners have no real succession plan -- a potential recipe for disaster. This entrepreneur's accidental fate tells a cautionary tale.
Starting a Business

How the Recession Saved One Company

A small business owner is forced to retract, only to return stronger than ever.
Starting a Business

How a Microbusiness Rebounded from the Recession

A fashion startup survives cash-flow problems and redesigns itself for a comeback.
Entrepreneurs

Striving for Efficiency the Second Time Around

A 27-year-old founder of a real estate investment firm streamlines operations.
Marketing

What's the Most Efficient Way to Do Networking?

Ivan Misner, founder and chairman of BNI, offers tips on being a more effective networker.