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Royal Baby No. 2: Why the Economy Hopes It's a Girl
Gender

Royal Baby No. 2: Why the Economy Hopes It's a Girl

The hype surrounding Prince George's birth spurred an economic bump. Will Prince William and Kate Middleton's next little bundle of joy do the same?
Laura Entis
Meet Swash, a $500 Garment-Refreshing Machine to Delay Dry Cleaning
Laundry Business

Meet Swash, a $500 Garment-Refreshing Machine to Delay Dry Cleaning

The stigmas surrounding re-wearing clothes -- especially among business people with capsule wardrobes -- are significantly lessening, maker Procter & Gamble said.
Geoff Weiss
5 Keys to Making a Great First Impression
First Impressions

5 Keys to Making a Great First Impression

These are the qualities of appearance make people instantly look like leaders.
Drake Baer
Attack Drones, a Smelly Smartphone App and a Smart Paper Airplane-Jet
Technology

Attack Drones, a Smelly Smartphone App and a Smart Paper Airplane-Jet

A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
Jason Fell
Weird But True: Microsoft Is Developing a Stress-Monitoring Bra
Technology

Weird But True: Microsoft Is Developing a Stress-Monitoring Bra

The tech giant tried to do something similar for men but it just didn't work out.
Katherine Gray
Consignment Store Franchise Grows From a Mom's Needs
Franchises

Consignment Store Franchise Grows From a Mom's Needs

Just Between Friends clothing store franchise grows from filling needs for family and friends.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Necessary Start-Up Styles: Why a Hoodie and Jeans Aren't Enough
Starting a Business

Necessary Start-Up Styles: Why a Hoodie and Jeans Aren't Enough

When launching a business, the last thing on your mind is probably your wardrobe. But it shouldn't be. Here, the founders of Hukkster divvy out their start-up fashion advice.
Erica Bell and Katie Finnegan
Brother and Sister Team Start a Trendy Used Clothing Franchise
Starting a Business

Brother and Sister Team Start a Trendy Used Clothing Franchise

Inspired by her franchise-owning parents, Chelsea Sloan started Uptown Cheapskate with her brother Scott while she was still in college.
Website Makes Boutique Fashions Available Anywhere
Growth Strategies

Website Makes Boutique Fashions Available Anywhere

Shoptiques brings cutting-edge creations from brick-and-mortar boutiques online.
Jason Ankeny
Silicon Valley's Best Dressed
Entrepreneurs

Silicon Valley's Best Dressed

Forget hoodies and jeans, these eight women prove that you can be a business leader in Silicon Valley and still be stylish.
Kathleen Davis
Richard Branson on Office Ties and the Company Dress Code
Entrepreneurs

Richard Branson on Office Ties and the Company Dress Code

The British billionaire calls for banishing the tie as the corporate uniform.
Richard Branson
How a Used-Clothing Site Raised $8.4 Million in Venture Capital
Finance

How a Used-Clothing Site Raised $8.4 Million in Venture Capital

A new strategy for an online hand-me-downs company targeting moms helps raise an infusion of cash from venture backers.
Gwen Moran
How to Dress the Part: The Taxonomy of Casual
Entrepreneurs

How to Dress the Part: The Taxonomy of Casual

Business casual is a relic from the 1980s. So how should an entrepreneur dress today? Our Esquire Guy says unless you're Mark Zuckerberg, leave the hoodie at home.
Upcycling Becomes a Treasure Trove for Green Business Ideas
Growth Strategies

Upcycling Becomes a Treasure Trove for Green Business Ideas

Forget recycling. Reusing materials discarded in the manufacturing process is a growing force behind a fresh new industry.
Jennifer Wang