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Where Niche Industries Are Thriving – and Why
Growth Matters

Where Niche Industries Are Thriving – and Why

From food to software, the best niche industries maximize their region to find success.
Nina Zipkin
How 3 Companies Maximized Funding in Their Region
Growth Matters

How 3 Companies Maximized Funding in Their Region

These three Ohio startups can help you think local to rethink funding.
Nina Zipkin
Bad Winter? Cheer Up. A Tough Climate Could Make for Great Business.
Cities

Bad Winter? Cheer Up. A Tough Climate Could Make for Great Business.

Harsh weather can be a drag, but it can also help you shape your company's brand. Bundle up and see the benefits rather than just barriers.
Janelle Blasdel
Cities Dream of a 'Smart' Sci-Fi Future
Innovation

Cities Dream of a 'Smart' Sci-Fi Future

Cities are looking to technology to save electricity used by street lights, monitor water mains and reduce crime. But is the cost worth it?
Shalene Gupta
Could Startups Ignite a Rust Belt Revival? 3 Tips for Struggling Cities.
Cities

Could Startups Ignite a Rust Belt Revival? 3 Tips for Struggling Cities.

Revitalization efforts get under way in former urban centers of industrial might. Will more follow?
Nick Sinatra
8 Reasons to Launch Your Startup Outside of Silicon Valley
Starting a Business

8 Reasons to Launch Your Startup Outside of Silicon Valley

While Silicon Valley offers an established entrepreneurial hub chock full of resources and capital, the area definitely has its downsides.
Is Your City Among the 10 Richest in the U.S.?
Cities

Is Your City Among the 10 Richest in the U.S.?

A new report reveals the 10 wealthiest cities in America.
Laura Entis
Does the Company's Location Affect Employee Engagement?
Engagement

Does the Company's Location Affect Employee Engagement?

Everything is local when you come down to it -- even your corporate policies and the very amenities your business offers.
Andre Lavoie
Which Is a Better City for Startups, San Francisco or New York City?
Cities

Which Is a Better City for Startups, San Francisco or New York City?

Entrepreneurs, investors and executives weigh in.
Carm Lyman
3 Enticements U.S. Cities Could Copy From Hong Kong to Encourage Entrepreneurship
Launching a Business

3 Enticements U.S. Cities Could Copy From Hong Kong to Encourage Entrepreneurship

Americans could learn a thing or two from this Asian business center if they want to attract people to create new enterprises.
Joshua Steimle
5 Lessons From Silicon Valley for Developing Business Hubs
Innovation

5 Lessons From Silicon Valley for Developing Business Hubs

You don't need to pack up and move to northern California to find inspiration. Take these cues to build a community in your location.
Barbara Bates
Privacy concerns

Every Move You Make, Every Step You Take, This Startup Will Be Watching You

Placemeter aims helps cities run more efficiently. But its tactics might creep you out.
Jason Fell
What City Topped the Chart for Helping Small Businesses Succeed?
Starting a Business

What City Topped the Chart for Helping Small Businesses Succeed?

A new report highlights specifics and outlines strategies for local governments to follow to improve their strategies targeted towards small businesses.
Benjamin Kabin