Cities The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Cities en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:30:00 GMT 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. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:30:00 GMT Andre Lavoie Which Is a Better City for Startups, San Francisco or New York City? Entrepreneurs, investors and executives weigh in. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:15:00 GMT Carm Lyman 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. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 19:30:00 GMT Joshua Steimle 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. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT Barbara Bates 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. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMT Jason Fell From Recreational Apparel to Weed, Here Are Our Best Cities for Niche Industries Our annual Best Cities feature explores the hot spots for specific business categories. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jonathan Blum, Grant Davis, Joe Lindsey, Jenna Schnuer and Andrew Tilin 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. Wed, 21 May 2014 16:13:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin Franchisees: How to Make It in a Big City Urban locations present unique challenges: higher taxes, complicated real estate, lifestyle differences. But it's true what they say about big-city success: If you can make it there, you can make it anywhere. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jason Daley Google May Be Bringing High-Speed 'Fiber' to Your City Google's high-speed network, known as Fiber, delivers the internet at speeds of up to one gigabyte per second, 100 times faster than average broadband Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:53:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin Artists Are Job-Creating Entrepreneurs, Too. As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Kauffman Foundation released a report today on how cities can encourage cultural entrepreneurs. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 20:37:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Breaking Bad to Jersey Shore: 7 Cities That Profited From Hit TV Shows From the small screen to a big economic boost -- small businesses in these towns cashed in from the success of TV shows. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 17:00:00 GMT Stephanie Vozza The Best Cities for Entrepreneurs We looked at the data and talked to the experts to find the best cities for small business. Here are five emerging entrepreneurial hubs. Mon, 26 Aug 2013 10:00:00 GMT John Patrick Pullen 10 Cities Where the American Dream Is Still Alive Of the largest cities in America, these 10 give you the best chances of starring in your own rags-to-riches tale. Fri, 02 Aug 2013 15:35:00 GMT Max Nisen The Real Demon of Detroit (Opinion) An anti-business mindset is the real reason the Motor City finds itself in bankruptcy court. A federal bailout would be further evidence of its bad bets. Fri, 19 Jul 2013 10:55:00 GMT Ray Hennessey How One U.S. City Became an Unexpected Hub for Tech Startups California and New York aren't the last word in tech. Read our take on how Cincinnati is becoming a home for startups. Tue, 16 Jul 2013 10:30:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha America's Bright Spots: The Top 10 Cities for Hiring A new report ranks the cities in the U.S. where employers are hiring the most. Fri, 21 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT Jenna Goudreau Downtown Las Vegas Reimagined as a Startup (Photos) In the last of a four-part series on Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh's Downtown Project, we look at the city in the process of reinvention. Thu, 23 May 2013 05:00:00 GMT Teri Evans A $50 Million Bet on Las Vegas Tech Startups How the Vegas Tech Fund plans to help transform the tech scene in Sin City, in part two of our series on Tony Hsieh's $350 million Downtown Project. Tue, 21 May 2013 03:00:00 GMT Teri Evans The Experimental Nature of Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh In the first of a four-part series, a look at how the serial entrepreneur is betting on startups to revitalize Las Vegas with his $350 million Downtown Project. Mon, 20 May 2013 03:00:00 GMT Teri Evans The 10 Best Cities to Start a Business A new report ranks the top cities for startups based on lending, business friendliness, hiring pool and local economy. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 10:30:00 GMT Jenna Goudreau