Have you ever needed to run an application on your computer, but it can only run on a different operating system (OS), or it requires a different hardware setup?  Thanks to virtual machines, you don't have to buy a separate computer to run a different OS. What is a Virtual...
According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 40 to 60 percent of small businesses never reopen their doors following a disaster. That's a disheartening statistic for any owner trying to pick up the pieces following a devastating fire, storm, platform hack, security breach, riot or other unexpected catastrophe. As overwhelmed as...
Bespoke Investment Group: ‘The stuff going on with Initial Coin Offerings is ridiculous’ As a heated debate rages over whether bitcoin is real money or not, the cryptocurrency has defied the naysayers to surge above $8,300 this week. Yet bitcoin’s BTCUSD, +0.45%   very effervescence is undermining its credibility with investors who are leery of...
Many businesses offer franchise opportunities to would-be entrepreneurs who want to own a business but don't necessarily want to start from scratch. With thousands of franchised companies operating in the U.S., there's likely one suited to your personal interests and skills. While some may think of popular fast food chains...
Whether you're a small business owner purchasing laptops for your team or an in-house tech pro who's responsible for outfitting a startup, the task of choosing laptops for everyone is a major one. While many small businesses are adopting a policy called BYOD (bring your own device) when it...
Do you love taking charge, connecting with employees and being a good communicator? If so, you may have what it takes to be a great manager. Thankfully, there are management positions available in every industry. If you're considering this career path, check out these management jobs. According to an employment survey from...
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May won the support European leaders for her Brexit plan this weekend, a crucial milestone in Britain's path to leave the EU in March of next year, but faces a far more daunting task in selling that agreement to lawmakers back home. European leaders were unanimously...
Cybersecurity is no joke. Whether you have a website, online accounts or any type of Web-based infrastructure, you are at risk for a cyberattack. Although the public typically only hears about cyberattacks against high-profile companies, banks and government websites, small businesses make prime targets for cybercriminals, competitors and disgruntled parties. Yet,...
An advisory group at the Food and Drugs Administration recommended the company's treatment for opioid addiction be approved. Indivior (INVVY) surged in Wednesday morning trading after an advisory group at the Food and Drugs Administration recommended the company's treatment for opioid addiction be approved. Indivior shares jumped to the top of...
Global Accessibility Awareness Day, the third Thursday of May, is dedicated to celebrating and raising awareness of the products, services and environments that are accessible to people with disabilities. More than 50 million Americans live with disabilities, but people with disabilities have more freedom and opportunity to live independently...