About the Author
Colleen DeBaise
Colleen DeBaise

Colleen DeBaise is a longtime journalist and author of “The Wall Street Journal Complete Small Business Guidebook.” She has written about the rewards and challenges of entrepreneurship for Entrepreneur, The Wall Street Journal, SmartMoney, Dow Jones Newswires and BusinessWeek. She has been interviewed on MSNBC, Fox, CNBC, CBS and NPR. Colleen has a master’s in journalism from Northwestern University. On the side, she shares curry recipes on her food blog, CrackingCurry.com.