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Top 10 Influential Business Models

What guarantees a company's success? Celebrity endorsements? A high influx of customers? Profitable stocks? Without a solid business model, any company can crumble into oblivion after riding the tide of good fortune.


How Amazon Same-day Delivery Works

 How Amazon Same-day Delivery Works

The Amazon same-day delivery service aims to get your package to you in no time at all. Learn how Amazon same-day delivery works. See more »

10 Companies That Completely Reinvented Themselves

 10 Companies That Completely Reinvented Themselves

You might be surprised at what some of today's biggest companies used to do. Here are 10 companies that reinvented themselves from HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Trade Secrets We Wish We Knew

 10 Trade Secrets We Wish We Knew

Trade secrets are often locked away in corporate vaults, making their owners a fortune. Which trade secrets are the stuff of legend? See more »

How Kickstarter Works

 How Kickstarter Works

Kickstarter is a service that utilizes crowdsourcing to raise funds for your projects. Learn about how Kickstarter works at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Can you get rich selling stuff online?

 Can you get rich selling stuff online?

Can you get rich selling your stuff online? Find out more in this article by HowStuffWorks.com. See more »

Are the Golden Arches really supposed to be giant french fries?

 Are the Golden Arches really supposed to be giant french fries?

Are McDonald's golden arches really suppose to be giant french fries? Check out this article for a brief history of McDonald's golden arches. See more »

10 Unusual Items from McDonald's International Menu

 10 Unusual Items from McDonald's International Menu

Our list of unusual McDonald's menu items spans the globe and the palette. Take a global tour with 10 unusual items from McDonald's International menu. See more »

10 Most Popular McDonald's Menu Items of All Time

 10 Most Popular McDonald's Menu Items of All Time

What are the most popular McDonald's menu items and how did they originate? Get the full story on the 10 most popular McDonald's menu items of all time. See more »

Top 10 Influential Business Models

 Top 10 Influential Business Models

A business model can make or break a business -- having a solid business plan directs profits and investments. Read about influential business models. See more »

How Better Business Bureaus Work

 How Better Business Bureaus Work

A Better Business Bureau tries to resolve disputes between consumers and businesses. Learn about Better Business Bureas, or BBBs, and how they work. See more »