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How to Put a New Spin on an Old Idea
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The retro-1950s-diner restaurant theme has been done to death. So how has DickieJo's managed to start up and thrive?
January 6, 2012 in Startup Basics
What One Startup Got Out of Starring in Webisodes

What One Startup Got Out of Starring in Webisodes

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Dell just aired a six-part series of Webisodes on the winner of its America's Favorite Small Business contest. Here's what the company got out of starring in the series.
November 25, 2011 in Marketing Ideas
Maestros of Malt: How Five Craft Brewmasters Got the Beer Bug

Maestros of Malt: How Five Craft Brewmasters Got the Beer Bug

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These Oregon entrepreneurs developed a taste for beer and turned it into a thriving business.
November 23, 2011 in Business Ideas
Video: How to Tap into a Competitive Market: The Craft-Beer Business in Portland, Ore.Play Video

How to Tap into a Competitive Market: The Craft-Beer Business in Portland, Ore. (Video)

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With 40 craft breweries and more than 50 in the metro area, Portland, Ore., has more craft breweries than any other city in the world. We spoke with brewery owners about how they're able to stand out with so much competition.
September 26, 2011 in Branding
Why Portland's Beer Economy Is 'Hoppy'

Why Portland's Beer Economy Is 'Hoppy'

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The right mix of ingredients makes Portland's brew economy one of the biggest in the world.
September 16, 2011 in Growth Strategies
Video: The Innovators: Looptworks' Scott HamlinPlay Video

The Innovators: Looptworks' Scott Hamlin (Video)

Co-founder of an upcycled clothing and accessories maker describes a new frontier for product innovations.
August 30, 2011 in Innovation
Video: The Innovators: Stumptown's Duane SorensonPlay Video

The Innovators: Stumptown's Duane Sorenson (Video)

Founder of the counterculture coffee brand talks about how he's managed to innovate within the age-old coffee industry.
August 29, 2011 in Innovation
The Best Bar to . . . Hang With Hipsters: Teardrop Cocktail Lounge

The Best Bar to . . . Hang With Hipsters: Teardrop Cocktail Lounge

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This Portland, Ore., nightspot is an island of modernity in the city's retro hipster Pearl District.
June 21, 2011 in Work/Life Balance
For This Entrepreneur, Velvet Elvis Paintings Were Just the Start

For This Entrepreneur, Velvet Elvis Paintings Were Just the Start

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A Portland painter finds her niche with customized paintings on the 1970s' favorite fuzzy fabric.
April 26, 2011 in Success Stories
When a Groupon Promotion Went Wrong

When a Groupon Promotion Went Wrong

Groupon can deliver a single business hundreds or even thousands of new customers. Are you ready?
March 4, 2011 in Marketing

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