Archive | August, 2014

Wichita State family business group proves founder wrong, marks 20th anniversary – Kansas.com

Posted on 31 August 2014 by admin


Wichita State family business group proves founder wrong, marks 20th anniversary
Kansas.com
Early in the establishment of the Kansas Family Business Forum, Don Hackett quipped in a planning meeting that he thought it would outlive its usefulness in a few years. “I said I view this as a five-year program,” he said. “I think we will have gone ...

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Secrets To Scaling A Service Business – Forbes

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Secrets To Scaling A Service Business
Forbes
Alex McClafferty and Dan Norris founded WP Curve, a service that provides 24-hour tech support for WordPress blogs, in June 2013, while living thousands of miles apart. McClafferty is based in San Francisco, while Norris lives in Australia—and the two ...

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Washington Business Report: One-on-one with the diamond boss, up close with … – WJLA

Posted on 31 August 2014 by admin


Washington Business Report: One-on-one with the diamond boss, up close with ...
WJLA
You've heard his voice for years on your radio - but do you know the full story behind the "diamond in the rough" who became a business gem? Ronnie Mervis credits the success of family-owned Mervis Diamond Importers to facing down obstacles such as ...

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Site recommends top hotels for business travelers – USA TODAY

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Site recommends top hotels for business travelers
USA TODAY
"It has great Wi-Fi, a great business center, meeting rooms and numerous dining options," says Gregurich, a USA TODAY Road Warrior who volunteers travel information. "It is close to the airport, has consistent airport shuttle service, an on-site rental ...

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Jewelry maker Tonia Brantley’s personal style shines through in business venture – The Saginaw News

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Jewelry maker Tonia Brantley's personal style shines through in business venture
The Saginaw News
To finance Bella's Divine Design, Brantley worked side jobs in car sales at Simms Chevrolet and then at Insight Marketing Group for a year, a position she credits for teaching her how to develop her business. She also worked two jobs at David's Bridal ...

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Business calendar, Aug. 31, 2014 – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

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Business calendar, Aug. 31, 2014
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
7:30 to 9 a.m., Parkland College Business Training, 1315 N. Mattis Ave., C. Hosted by Parkland College Business Training. Complimentary coffee, conversation and a light breakfast as you network. Held the first Friday of each month. For information ...

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Military veterans to get help finding jobs, growing a business, at Grand … – Mlive Kalamazoo

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Military veterans to get help finding jobs, growing a business, at Grand ...
Mlive Kalamazoo
GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Military veterans looking for jobs or interested in building a business can get some help with two upcoming events. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency will host "Hiring Our Heroes," a ...

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Dubai’s Emaar to Launch Malls Business IPO in September – Wall Street Journal

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Dubai's Emaar to Launch Malls Business IPO in September
Wall Street Journal
DUBAI—Emaar Properties, Dubai's flagship real-estate developer, said it plans to launch the initial public offering of its profitable malls business in September, which would likely be the largest share sale in the United Arab Emirates since it was ...
Emaar to sell at least 15% of malls business in IPOArabianBusiness.com
Emaar to list at least 15% of malls business on DFMEmirates 24/7

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Hard work, focus lead to business award – The News Journal

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Hard work, focus lead to business award
The News Journal
Nationally, the cleaning industry, both commercial and residential, is a $35 billion sector, and the janitorial services industry consists of about 50,000 companies, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. “The industry is fragmented: the ...

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Campbellsport teen launches Dream Headwear business – Appleton Post Crescent

Posted on 30 August 2014 by admin


Campbellsport teen launches Dream Headwear business
Appleton Post Crescent
Last winter, after taking a couple of business classes during his junior year, Twohig, 17, scrounged up enough money for a shipment of snap-back hats and a line of patches. He dubbed the business Dream Headwear and convinced a friend to help him ...

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