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Margaret Littman is a journalist who covers small businesses, travel and all manner of other topics, with a sweet spot for anything relating to stand-up paddling or Music City. She is the author of the
Nashville Essential Guide iPhone and Android app and many travel guidebooks. Her work has appeared in many national magazines, and she is the editor of Entrepreneur magazine’s Start It Up section. 30 Recent Stories
Walter Marine has installed more than 35,000 reefs in waters in the U.S., Saudi Arabia, Mexico and other countries.
April 28, 2014
A fleet of Airstreams packs a multifaceted business plan.
April 14, 2014
When it comes to theatrical materials, one company is center stage.
January 28, 2014
Health & Fitness
Founded by former Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Chris McIntosh, Dirty Girl obstacle-course events are running up big bucks.
December 7, 2013
A company's holiday traditions should be more about mission-building than gift-giving or hall decking. Heres how you can use the holidays to build engagement with your team.
December 5, 2013
Even when you hold your holiday party off-site, youre still the host and a successful party relies on your good planning. Here are four mistakes to avoid.
December 3, 2013
For a fun, morale boosting office party, keep these tips in mind.
December 2, 2013
In an ideal world, your staff should feel appreciated 365 days a year. In the real world, gratitude sometimes gets forgotten. Here are 18 suggestions for remedying that.
November 21, 2013
Grow Your Business
Go beyond pens and calendars to create a branded business gift that will get your company remembered.
November 11, 2013
Room service options are changing and, in some cases, disappearing altogether. Here's what the changes mean to you.
August 16, 2013
Hari Mari donates $3 from each pair of flip-flops they sell to hospital units that accept uninsured patients.
August 10, 2013
Hotels have created some unique alternatives to the traditional $40 scrambled eggs in bed. Here's what to expect when you're on the road.
July 19, 2013
When trust is on the line, these adventures can help strengthen your team in new ways.
May 23, 2013
Sales of a carbonation device go from flat to sparkling.
May 18, 2013
Popular GoPro cameras offer a 'you're there' perspective on life.
February 23, 2013
SodaStream pokes at Coke and Pepsi and sees its ad declined by CBS.
February 1, 2013
An enterprising young trep capitalizes on a captive audience with toilet paper you can read.
December 18, 2012
Philip Nappi discovers that his passion of footwear runs in the family.
November 24, 2012
Growing Your Business
Coal Creek Company's Brent Galloway added a recreation and camping site on the mine's property.
September 28, 2012
Some visionary ideas came before the world was ready for them.
September 25, 2012
These innovative ideas set new standards, and they all stated with someone who noticed a problem that needed solving.
September 25, 2012
A CEO's knack for buying low and selling high combined with his love of vintage musical instruments led him to revive Chicago Music Exchange.
September 14, 2012
An investment-banker-turned-entrepreneur finds success in a line of bikinis designed to stay on, no matter how rough the surf.
August 4, 2012
A couple's last-ditch entrepreneurial effort fends off bankruptcy in favor of a balmy future.
June 2, 2012
Justin Gold put the squeeze on his product and found success in natural foods.
April 1, 2012
After a near-accident while training for a marathon, an entrepreneur develops a line of identification gear for outdoor athletes.
February 25, 2012
KonaRed squeezes a smart business out of coffee production leftovers.
January 17, 2012
Mark Highland's Organic Mechanics is blooming.
December 12, 2011
Artists gave Chattanooga's Southside a new life--and the neighborhood returned the favor.
October 25, 2011
Two architects in Providence, R.I., contained their plans and found new reasons to recommit themselves to their city along the way.
October 25, 2011
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