Category: Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship: Travel Agents for Youth Sports Teams? Not All See It as a Perk

A specialized type of travel agent coordinates travel arrangements for youth sports teams. But not all parents and coaches are thrilled.

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American Brandy Is Surging, Even in Whiskey Country

Copper & Kings, in Kentucky, is just one of many distillers, large and small, betting that brandy will be the next big brown liquor.

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Pet City: The Dog in the Dentist’s Chair, and Other Workplace Pets

Some office pets are raising the customer-loyalty bar by cuddling and interacting with clients and patients.

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Entrepreneurship: Starting Up a Business, With Little Ones Close By

Though not plentiful, a new crop of work spaces are aiming to offer child care and entrepreneurship support.

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entrepreneurship: The Witty and Weird of Passover Products (Matzo Print Attire, No Less)

A Harry Potter-themed Haggadah? Kosher beef “facon”? The market for Passover-related goods is large, and some entrepreneurs have gotten creative.

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Entrepreneurship: A Toy for Toddlers Doubles as Code Bootcamp

New financing avenues have made it easier for entrepreneurs to break into the educational toy market, and many aim at teaching simple programming.

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Critical Shopper: Tictail Makes an Argument for the World’s Small Creators

At this retail intermediary on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, you never know which rookies will catch on.

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Entrepreneurship: Is It a Toy? Is It Art? Everyone Agrees It’s a Collectible

Consumer demand for so-called designer toys has helped invigorate sales in the overall toy industry.

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Entrepreneurship: A Boom in Rock Climbing, Minus the Rocks

More entrepreneurs are bringing their enthusiasm for climbing indoors: Gyms are sprouting across the country with walls for climbing and bouldering.

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The President Changed. So Has Small Businesses’ Confidence.

Executives in Toledo, Ohio, say their prospects are better under President Trump, citing his promises of fewer regulations and lower taxes and health care costs.

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