Check out the best stories of the week of Aug. 16 from Report on Small Business, the Globe's home for entrepreneurs. Read our columnists, view archives of discussions, and connect through social media on the Report on Small Business homepage.
On The Next 36: an experiment in entrepreneurship
B-school fundamentals collide with hands-on learning in this innovative entrepreneurial experiment
Success stories: Mechanic cleans up auto-racing circuit
Eric Latino, founder and CEO of Global Emissions Systems, built a brand new car that pushes ‘the green thing’ and wins
Woman booted from bar for nasty tweet
Warning: If you insult someone on Twitter, there's a good chance they're going to see it.
Powering homes with poo from the zoo
A biogas plant will convert manure from giraffes, elephants and rhinos into renewable energy
The next chapter in DINE magazine's evolution
Five reasons to raise prices now
Here’s why you might consider becoming the premium-priced player in your category
The art of the smart press release
In a world of social media, press releases are an anachronism. But if you want to use them, the rules of engagement have changed
Get plugged in with an IT user group
Tech professionals reap the benefits of chatting and problem-solving with their peers
The key to a proper firing: documentation
The price of not keeping a record of problem behaviour at work can be high
How to own a business lunch
Nothing brings people together like breaking bread. But doing it wrong can be disastrous
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