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  • Entrepreneurs find their niche in the organic dog food industry
    Entrepreneurs find their niche in the organic dog food industry
    Selling healthy dog food around Los Angeles is a business that started from a personal passion for Andrew Kim and his business partner Mark Boonnark. Andrew's dog became ill during a widespread pet food recall while living in the Bay Area in...
  • The week in entrepreneurship, Feb. 8-13
    Top 5 entrepreneurship articles for the week of Feb. 9: Blog design, branding
    While plugging “entrepreneur” into Google may yield millions of hits, it will take time to weed through the results, especially when searching for recent articles. Luckily, the Springfield Entrepreneurship Examiner stays on top of the...
  • 66% of small business owners say working with their significant other has been good for their relationship.
    New poll reveals entrepreneurs mix business with pleasure this Valentine's Day
    Should love and business be separate? According to a poll released less than 48 hours ago on Thursday, February 12 by Manta, more than half of entrepreneur and small business owner respondents are mixing business with pleasure this Valentine's...
  • Small business owners haven't found success with FedEx.
    Small businesses find nothing but headaches with FedEx
    While FedEx’s corporate communications team works hard to keep legitimate gripes under wraps, small business owners and entrepreneurs are speaking out about the Memphis, Tennessee-based shipping company’s practices. From ignoring small...
  • BRAVO Tipping App Deemed Successful in the First Week of its Arizona Launch
    BRAVO Tipping App Deemed Successful in the First Week of its Arizona Launch
    PHOENIX (February 5, 2015) – Last week Arizona residents saw approximately one million visitors flood the state to witness the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Pro Bowl, Super Bowl and various accompanying events. Local Scottsdale residents,...
  • B2B SMBs may not always have a big budget, but they can have content flair.
    New research shows B2B SMBs focused on leads, conversion
    Business-to-business (B2B) small businesses increasingly compete with the heavy hitters. To stay in the game, SMBs focused on the B2B market are honing in on website conversion, social media, blogs and infographics, according to the Content...
  • Rocket Lawyer infographic illustrating the results of its Semi-Annual Small Business Index.
    SMBs overwhelmingly optimistic for 2015
    Ever the eternal optimists, small business owners and entrepreneurs are looking forward to 2015, according to a new report from Rocket Lawyer released yesterday, January 23 and emailed to the Springfield Entrepreneurship Examiner. Rocket Lawyer...
  • Workers push for a higher minimum wage in New York.
    New year brings entrepreneurship-killing regulations
    A new year should be a fresh start and a chance to thrive, but 2015 is poised to be anything but that year. As reported on Masslive.com yesterday, Jan. 1, businesses will now pay an increased minimum wage to workers in Massachusetts, and the...
  • Too small to fail? Not always the case.
    Top 5 biggest small business mistakes of 2014
    With 2014 drawing to a close, it is time to look back on the biggest mistakes that small businesses and entrepreneurs made this past year – and learn mightily from them, as these mistakes have cost some entrepreneurs everything. Some...
  • How to buy gifts as an entreprenuer on a budget
    How to buy gifts as an entreprenuer on a budget
    The holidays can be an incredibly fun time of year both for children and for adults, but for an entrepreneur it can be even more difficult, especially if you have a tight budget. Staying on budget for the holidays can be hard for anyone,...
  • Startup Rewind Business
    December 3 Startup Rewind to feature entrepreneur Bo Nelson of Thou Mayest
    Bo Nelson of Thou Mayest Coffee Roasters will be the featured presenter at the Wednesday,December 3Startup Rewindfrom 7:15 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Deer Creek Country Club in Overland Park, KS. The entrepreneurial company has been roasting coffee...
  • Traders at the CBOE July 2014
    Chicago Financial Startup & Entrepreneurial Conference
    Options Alliance and DePaul University’s Arditti Center for Risk Management Present:A Chicago Financial Startup Conference: An Event for Financial Industry Entrepreneurs and StartupsJoin the financial startup revolution for a deep dive into...
  • Compete Every Day entrepreneur motivates athletes around the world
    Compete Every Day entrepreneur motivates athletes around the world
    What started as a simple idea a few years ago with selling T-shirts from the trunk of Jake Thompson’s car, has morphed into an international lifestyle brand embraced by professional athletes, celebrities, and individuals motivated to live...
  • Business news: Startups and older entrepreneurs
    Business news: Startups and older entrepreneurs
    According to a recent Brookings Institution report, the popular image of the U.S. as bursting with successful teenage and twenty-something entrepreneurs and startups every other day is actually more fiction than reality. The report further...
  • Female Entrepreneurs
    MAFE - Michigan Association for Female Entrepreneurs
    Plan now to attend, the 2014 Women Entrepreneurs Conference sponsored by the Michigan Association for Female Entrepreneurs (MAFE)The 2014 Women Entrepreneurs Conference brings together leading women entrepreneurs, business experts, and media...