April Y. Pennington

Sock It to You

This company has foiled sock-swallowing dryers everywhere with its cool and unusual concept.

Supporting Role: Bra Biz Success Story

All women know that some bras can be uncomfortable and unflattering. This entrepreneur did something about it.

Show Me the Money

You don't need big bucks to start a franchise, just the right kind of funding. How three others did it and tips for you.

Spices of Life

Offering a taste of India in a casual setting, these two restaurateurs bring ethnic food to the masses.
Franchises

Show Me the Money

You don't need big bucks to start a franchise--you just need the right source of funding.

Taking Sides

Right-brain skills are gaining ground in the business world.

Designer Babies

Munchkin couture is all the rage with hip parents.

Are You a Right-Side-of-the-Brain Entrepreneur?

Sure, detail-oriented left-brain skills are an asset, but conceptual right-brain skills are gaining ground in the world of biz.
Technology

Overcoming Tough Times With eBay

eBay helped one man overcome major hurdles to create a life and livelihood based on his passion.

A Day in the Life

Tag along with these three franchisees for a day, and see what it's really like to own your own franchise.

Sole Provider

The shoe fit for this fashion maven when it came to designing sky-high heels.

A Day in the Life

Tag along with these 3 franchisees for a day, and see what it's really like to own a franchise.

Logo Motion

The winner of our ugliest logo contest gets a new look.
Franchises

Executive Decision

Corporate execs are jumping into franchise ownership and experiencing a whole new side of business.
Starting a Business

Power House

Muscling in on fitness chains, this entrepreneur thrives using his body and soul.