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Where New York Mayor Candidates Stand on Business and Entrepreneurship
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Where New York Mayor Candidates Stand on Business and Entrepreneurship

From former Congressman Anthony Weiner to Gristedes owner John Catsimatidis and the first openly gay New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, the slate of candidates in the Big Apple primary is diverse and opinionated.
Catherine Clifford
The Big Apple to Tech-Savvy New Graduates: 'We're Hiring'
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The Big Apple to Tech-Savvy New Graduates: 'We're Hiring'

A recent report has New York City and Boston seeing major growth in hiring for tech-media companies.
Andrea Huspeni
Six Months After Hurricane Sandy, Many Businesses Are Still Struggling to Recover
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Six Months After Hurricane Sandy, Many Businesses Are Still Struggling to Recover

A look at how New York City businesses are getting back on their feet after the devastating impact of Hurricane Sandy.
Brian Patrick Eha
The Great Reinvention: How U.S. Cities Got Their Glow Back
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The Great Reinvention: How U.S. Cities Got Their Glow Back

We recap our special report on the entrepreneurial scene in the U.S, from New York and Houston to Boise and Baton Rouge, five years since the financial crisis.
Sarah Max
Ed-Tech Startups Aim to Reinvent Classroom
Entrepreneurs

Ed-Tech Startups Aim to Reinvent Classroom

Investment in education technology has tripled in the past decade. We take a look at three startups seeking to solve big problems in today's schools.
Colleen DeBaise
Twitter Co-founder Says He'd Run for NYC Mayor Someday
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Twitter Co-founder Says He'd Run for NYC Mayor Someday

Jack Dorsey wants to run the Gotham City. Whether or not you want to take on politics in your own career, here are three lessons any entrepreneur can learn from the Twitter co-founder, who has been called the "intellectual successor" to Steve Jobs.
Catherine Clifford
NY Tech Meetup's Jessica Lawrence on the Hottest Ticket in Town
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NY Tech Meetup's Jessica Lawrence on the Hottest Ticket in Town

The executive director of NY Tech Meetup talks about what the audience can expect at the city's influential monthly tech event.
Sarah Max
A Glimpse Inside NYC's Startup Scene
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A Glimpse Inside NYC's Startup Scene

In the years since the financial crisis, New York has become a startup magnet. Here's a look at a diverse mix of Gotham entrepreneurs.
Sarah Max
Innovative Event Aims to Merge the Worlds of Fashion and Technology
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Innovative Event Aims to Merge the Worlds of Fashion and Technology

Decoded Fashion's hackathon builds technology to change the way designers create clothes and consumers purchase them.
Brian Patrick Eha
Big Ideas in the Big Apple
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Big Ideas in the Big Apple

Five years since the financial meltdown, we look at New York City's blossoming startup scene.
Sarah Max
Ed Koch and the Art of Personal Branding
Entrepreneurs

Ed Koch and the Art of Personal Branding

A timeline of the life of Edward Koch, former mayor of New York, who passed away today in New York.
Brian Patrick Eha
The New York Times Gets Into the Incubator Game
Growth Strategies

The New York Times Gets Into the Incubator Game

A startup incubator in The New York Times Co.'s Manhattan headquarters will nurture companies that are rethinking the future of media.
Brian Patrick Eha
The Man Who's Turning Cities Into Trivia Games
Technology

The Man Who's Turning Cities Into Trivia Games

We interview the CEO of a mobile gaming startup that helps urbanites get to know their cities better.
Brian Patrick Eha
Paperless Post and Its Vision for Artful Invites
Entrepreneurs

Paperless Post and Its Vision for Artful Invites

Upending the paper invite isn't the only goal for this company. Changing the way people communicate is the larger challenge for young visionaries Alexa and James Hirschfeld.
Diana Ransom