Kristin Ohlson

Save Water, Make Money

These drought-busting businesses have discovered the fountain of wealth.

Get Creative

Ignite your team's innovative spark--and watch fresh ideas power your business to new heights.

His and Hers

How to design an office everyone on staff will love.

No EZ Answers

The empowerment zone program held lots of promise. So why didn't it deliver?

Space Odyssey

The hope of easy access to space sparks sky-high innovation.

Crafty Cause

Raising awareness for a cause helped this handbag-maker raise her profile.

Labor Pains

How to ensure your workers in China are treated fairly.
Starting a Business

Lasso Talent With a Staffing Service

This ever-hot industry shows no sign of cooling down. Here's how you can get started in the staffing services business.
Starting a Business

Start a Niche Gym

You don't have to be a fitness giant to start your own gym--just focus on a narrow niche to bring your business idea to life.
Starting a Business

Help Seniors Transition to a New Life

Moving from a family home can be traumatic. This business idea helps seniors downsize into a new, smaller living facility.
Starting a Business

Non-Medical Home Care

With an aging population, the need for non-medical home care businesses will certainly rise in the future.
Starting a Business

Career and Life Coaching for Baby Boomers

Life changes, layoffs, aging parents--baby boomers have a lot to face in the coming years. Help them out with a boomer counseling business.
Starting a Business

Build Expanded Living Spaces

Once the interior or a house or business is done, it's time to improve the exterior. And that's where your new expanded living space business comes in.
Starting a Business

Make Lives Easier Through Design

Functional, stylish products are the hallmark of inclusive design. And with 50 million Americans with some sort of physical limitation, the market is there for this new business niche.
Starting a Business

Help Employers Screen Applicants

Employee screening is a multi-billion dollar business. Here's how you can get in on this hot business idea.