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Silvia Davi | Equities.com |

With the fourth of July holiday upon us, it's great to spotlight stories that represent the true American dream. I first met Buddy Valastro in 2009 when I pursued the Cake Boss for a corporate marketing campaign for Nasdaq and since have been in touch with him on a few projects and have enjoyed seeing him grow. Sharing a passion for creativity, determination and culture, Buddy and I hit it off and bonded over bein...


Gary C. Bizzo | Equities.com |

The fact that your personal and business reputation is never completely uncontrollable is the same reason that your brand and reputation is trustworthy and valuable. A 2018 study by IPSOS MORI of travel agencies and key trends found that 97% believed a positive imprint online was utmost to the success of their business. On a business trip last year I couldn't find a rental car from the big three. One company I had never heard of had several choices of vehicle on their website that begged the que...


Reuters | Equities.com |

(Reuters) - As the government issues a second round of aid for small business owners, some U.S. senators, community banking groups and minority-owned banks said they are worried businesses owned by people of color may miss out on receiving much-needed loans. The Small Business Administration (SBA) reopened its Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) on Monday for up to $310 billion in loans for businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic. But with many lenders carrying a backlo...


Gary C. Bizzo | Equities.com |

Yes, we are in a war, an invisible one, with the battlefield in hospitals and the warriors embodied by medical personnel. In my world of startups and entrepreneurs, there's another war that exists today with battles hard to see and victims everywhere. For many years business has been compared to two armies going to war. Sun Tzu, the famous fifth and sixth century BC Chinese general, is traditionally credited with The Art of War, a treatise on military strategy that has influenced global thinking. His observations and strategies have been taught in most business schools the world over.


Gary C. Bizzo | Equities.com |

A few things to know before you head into that room.


Gary C. Bizzo | Equities.com |

Green bonds with gold asset backing for environmentally green projects can raise anywhere from $50 million to $1 billion.


Scott Purcell | Equities.com |

The proposed changes would provide a more rational framework, eliminate complexity and increase access to capital.


Gary C. Bizzo | Equities.com |

9 common marketing challenges that startups routinely face — and how to fix them.


Matt Bird | Equities.com |

Robert Smith, Founder and Managing Partner of IECP Ventures with Matt Bird on the Traders Network Show, an Equities News original show.​


Craig Dempsey | Equities.com |

​Latin American countries have taken steps to develop their intellectual property regulations in recent years, encouraging innovative commercial activity.