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Why Are So Many California Businesses Changing Hands?

Why Are So Many California Businesses Changing Hands?

Photograph by Ian Stanley/Alamy This summer, Bloomberg News published research indicating that California lost 5.2 percent of its business …

What Happens After Failure on Main Street

What Happens After Failure on Main Street

Photograph by Daniel Acker/Bloomberg Heidi Ganahl was planning her first business in 1994 when her husband of two years was killed in a …

A New Report Card on the SBA’s Loan-Guarantee Programs

A New Report Card on the SBA’s Loan-Guarantee Programs

Photograph by Andrew Olney The Small Business Administration guaranteed $29.6 billion in loans through its two biggest lending programs in …

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Why Obamacare Won’t Unleash a Flood of Startups

Why Obamacare Won’t Unleash a Flood of Startups

Photograph by Jim Krantz/Gallery Stock Today marks the start of enrollment in the new health insurance exchanges, which will enable people …

More Reasons Not to Spy on Potential Hires

More Reasons Not to Spy on Potential Hires

Photograph by Danny Israel/Photonica/Getty Images Recent accounts of prospective employees forced to divulge their social media passwords …