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Starting Up in Nashville: What Music City Offers Entrepreneurs
Nashville

Starting Up in Nashville: What Music City Offers Entrepreneurs

The capital of Tennessee is fostering a growing ecosystem of entrepreneurs. Here's why.
Catherine Clifford
This Shaving Strop Makes Razors Last Longer
Wacky Business Ideas

This Shaving Strop Makes Razors Last Longer

A part-time singer's company provides a stylish way to save money
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From 6 Country Music Icons
Entrepreneurs

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From 6 Country Music Icons

Garth Brooks, Reba McEntire and Johnny Cash all fell down before standing up to become a few of the industry's greatest stars.
Brian Hughes
How One Man's Air Force Experience Led to Life as a Hydraulic Hose Franchisee
Franchise Players

How One Man's Air Force Experience Led to Life as a Hydraulic Hose Franchisee

Bill Lesswing worked as a PIRTEK employee for over a decade, and now he's transitioning to a franchisee as he opens the company's first Tennessee location.
Carly Okyle
The Project Music Accelerator Gives Music-Minded Entrepreneurs a Note-Worthy Education
Incubators

The Project Music Accelerator Gives Music-Minded Entrepreneurs a Note-Worthy Education

The Tennessee-based boot camp program hits all the high notes for industry hopefuls and pulls strings to help them get started.
Michelle Goodman
9 Hot Startup U.S. Cities That Aren't San Francisco or New York
Cities

9 Hot Startup U.S. Cities That Aren't San Francisco or New York

These are the places where startup dreams come easier and cheaper, but can still pay off big.
What Uber Has Learned About Expansion, Hurdles and Growing Pains
Uber

What Uber Has Learned About Expansion, Hurdles and Growing Pains

In this video, Uber East Coast general manager Meghan Verena Joyce talks about the company's road to success.
Catherine Clifford
The Lesser Known Strategy to Avoiding Costly Legal Disputes in the Courtroom
Legal

The Lesser Known Strategy to Avoiding Costly Legal Disputes in the Courtroom

With a 'when in doubt – sue' society, this tactic can help avoid expensive legal bills.
Adam Knight
A Rising Tide Raises All Entrepreneurs
Competition

A Rising Tide Raises All Entrepreneurs

Stop focusing on competing. Instead your efforts should be directed toward creating the best product or service.
John Brubaker
What a DJ and a Rapping Cowboy Can Teach You About Branding
Branding

What a DJ and a Rapping Cowboy Can Teach You About Branding

Just like in the entertainment industry, you're either different or you're invisible.
John Brubaker
For Warby Parker, Free Glasses Equals Clear Company Vision
Impact Investing

For Warby Parker, Free Glasses Equals Clear Company Vision

The glasses company is the latest example of a successful 'buy-one-give-one' business model.
Vinyl Records Are Having a Moment
Business Unusual

Vinyl Records Are Having a Moment

A 65-year-old record-pressing plant settles into a growth groove.
Margaret Littman
Branson's Latest Bet: Will 2014 Be the Year of Virgin Hotels?
Richard Branson

Branson's Latest Bet: Will 2014 Be the Year of Virgin Hotels?

The billionaire has announced plans for a 240-room hotel in trendy Nashville, Tenn., following additional slated properties in Chicago and New York.
Geoff Weiss
The (Wrong) Price of Hooking Up: Viral Dating App Tinder Isn't Valued at $5 Billion After All
Ready To Launch

The (Wrong) Price of Hooking Up: Viral Dating App Tinder Isn't Valued at $5 Billion After All

Swipe right for mega money. Or not. Tinder almost just hit the hottie jackpot. Or so everyone thought, until...
Kim Lachance Shandrow