Sponsored by

Small Business News

Small Businesses Should Prepare Now for New Overtime Rules

Employment expert shares tips to help small businesses meet the new regulations

Advice from experts

Phone Training Tips

Small Business ExpertHandling hopping phone lines can make or break a biz. Listen in on these phone training tips from Donna Hall, an industry insider. Pick up your answers in

For small business ideas, get inspired by Profiles of gutsy entrepreneurs who followed their dreams. You can, too!
View all profiles

Color Star
janet morris Riley's Bling CoutureTexas city, TX
Color Star
pablo quinones Q&M Martial Arts Inc.Newburgh, NY
Color Star
avonda anderson Melanated Rich Luxury Beauty Boutiquesaint louis, MO
Color Star
jessica soulliere PotagerDetroit, MI
Color Star
mauro iacoviello Salsa People Dance Studio & EntertainmentZürich, , Switzerland

Small Business Forums

Show Me the Money!

Belly up to the Financial Feasts table and talk turkey about money... what to look for, where & how? All money talk is fair game. CyberSchmooz


What flavor should your "Marketing Mix" be? Come fork over marketing questions or serve up your own sizzling sales/promo tips...... CyberSchmooz

Join the Buzz on the Perks (and Jerks) of Running a Small Biz.

Working alone at home? Looking for new ideas or ways to juggle work & family demands? Come on over to the Working at Home forum and see how others are dealing with the same issues. CyberSchmooz

Latest Blog

10 Types of Marketing Emails Your Customers Would Love To Receive From You

Email marketing today is considered to be the most powerful techniques made available online for businesses today. And it can be really tough to know when and where you could start. And while lot of marketers seem to understand the basics make sure t

5 Ideas for Your Interior Office Space

Today, many companies are opting to forgo the brick and mortar office space and instead turn to a virtual office. While this may work for some companies, it’s not a good idea for everyone. If you are in need of traditional office space, you can mak

Other Usefull Resources

Running your Business

You thought starting your business was tough. But now running it day after day is even more of a challenge. find out more

Small Business Grants

For small business grants, visit Idea Cafe's Small Business Grant Center. find out more

Today's Business Form

Here's Your Invoice Jump Start GO

Today's Business Financing Advice

Words You Need to Know more

Get a FREE Magazine

Browse through our extensive list of free Small & Medium Business magazines, white papers, downloads and podcasts. View all FREE Trade Publications

Today's Suggestion
Collections & Credit Risk - for a collections & credit agency

Biz Books

Grab a cup of coffee and browse the shelves for the biz books that meet your needs.

Calculate Your Financing

Important News for Small BusinessTo find out how much money you'll have to come up with for your business start up or next step, use Idea Cafe's Instant Online Calculator. It's fast, easy and fun.

Featured Videos
Business Greetings & Awards
Surprise your co-workers or business partners with a nice business greeting card or a custom award.

Today's Suggestion
1st Place
Small Business Greetings and Awards