Two key metrics for business owners are working capital ratio and return on assets.
Research by Dunn & Broadstreet showed that 90 percent of small-business failures are due to cash flow issues.
It's commonly known that big businesses are able to improve their bottom line by taking advantage of tax credits.
Traditionally, Small Business Administration loans have not been thought of as a source of startup funding.
A report published by the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, funded by the U.S. government, found renewable energy technologies accounted for 49 percent of new electricity capacity in 2012.
The residential solar energy market is attempting to move its sales online, according to Bloomberg.
Among entrepreneurs, there is a significant group of those who start multiple businesses over the course of their careers.
Startups are increasingly interested in hiring MBA graduates.
Entrepreneurs may debate over the benefits of working with one or more co-founders.
Startup founders who have a very specific vision for their businesses may resist selling equity in the early stages of their enterprise.