Whence Regulation?

Ever heard of Dwolla?

Dwolla was founded by 28-year-old Ben Milne; it’s an innovative online payment system that sidesteps credit cards completely.

Milne has no finance background, yet his little operation is moving between $30 and $50 million per month; it’s on track to move more than $350 million in the next year.

Unlike . . . → Read More: Whence Regulation?

Pittsburgh Wants Your Business

CNN has us as first of 8 ‘cities’ that want your business: http://bit.ly/fwHNLK

Smart Small Businesses Are Hiring

Savvy telecom startup Wind is hiring Canadian talent while its rivals cower.

Telecom service provider Wind Mobile slipped into Canada’s wireless scene determined to gain every strategic advantage it could over the country’s telecommunications giants.

Last year — mostly through online social networking sites – Wind spread the word that it was . . . → Read More: Smart Small Businesses Are Hiring

Some Young Tech Companies Are Thriving

Small business is often referred to as the job-growth engine of the US. Particularly at times when the country is rebounding from recession, persistent innovators emerge as the next business cycle leaders.

An area’s laid-off workers frequently are just the catalyst for innovation, says Paul Jerde, executive director of the Deming Center for Entrepreneurship . . . → Read More: Some Young Tech Companies Are Thriving