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Boards sometimes overlook a prime member of their audience: the person on the receiving end.

Hemp Legalization Clears House, Off to President for Final Approval

Trump has signaled he will sign the landmark Farm Bill, allowing hemp to be grown legally in all 50 states.
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Has Twitter Finally Figured Out Its Bot Problem?

If so, how does that affect the company's stock price?
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How This Mexican-American Artist Is Raising Social Awareness in His Chicago Community

Ricardo Gamboa is making a name for himself with his distinct perspective and original stories.

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Hemp Legalization Clears House, Off to President for Final Approval

Trump has signaled he will sign the landmark Farm Bill, allowing hemp to be grown legally in all 50 states.
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What a Crazy Year It's Been! Lessons From the 2018 News Cycle.

2018 was a tumultuous year for many companies, but even those that had a smooth ride should pay close attention. After all, history tends to repeat itself.

In Some States, Medical Marijuana Users Must Choose Between Ganja or a Gun

The Federal Government says gun owners can't use marijuana. States believe otherwise. Legal chaos ensues.

Women Entrepreneur

Out of $85 Billion in VC Funding Last Year, Only 2.2 Percent Went to Female Founders. And Every Year, Women of Color Get Less Than 1 Percent of Total Funding.

Not only that, under 3% investment professionals at VC firms are black or Latinx. Meet some up and coming entrepreneurs and investors that are working to change the game.

Margaret Atwood Shares Her Advice on How to Achieve Success as a Cleantech Entrepreneur

The author shares some of her thoughts on what women can do to achieve a cleaner planet.

The Lesser-Known Career Barriers That Women Face

Sexual harassment is not the only barrier women face in the workplace.

How This Immigrant Entrepreneur Is Helping Others Achieve the American Dream

Patrice & Associates franchisee Mercedes Concepcion-Gray works to uplift the Latina community.

GreenEntrepreneur

Hemp Legalization Clears House, Off to President for Final Approval

Trump has signaled he will sign the landmark Farm Bill, allowing hemp to be grown legally in all 50 states.

In Some States, Medical Marijuana Users Must Choose Between Ganja or a Gun

The Federal Government says gun owners can't use marijuana. States believe otherwise. Legal chaos ensues.

State of the Marijuana Union 2018

From coast to coast, marijuana is now legal medically, recreationally, or both in 33 states, plus D.C., and counting.

Congress Edges Closer to Legalizing Hemp

The Farm Bill compromise allows nationwide hemp production for any use -- including CBD. The bill may pass before Christmas.

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How This Immigrant Entrepreneur Is Helping Others Achieve the American Dream

Patrice & Associates franchisee Mercedes Concepcion-Gray works to uplift the Latina community.
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This Coworking-Space Franchise Is Winning Without the WeWork-style Perks

Office Evolution might not have kombucha on tap, but it has a nationwide community of entrepreneurs who are willing to lend a helping hand.
Franchises

Our Top 10 Franchise Categories for 2019

From fresh industries to the established spaces that show no signs of slowing down, here are the 10 franchise categories we believe will boom in 2019.

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The Food Industry Is a 'Gold Rush' for Entrepreneurs, Says the Founder of Krave Jerky and a $40 Million Marshmallow Brand

Jon Sebastiani, whose first business was acquired by Hershey, now leads snack company Smashmallow.

This Snack Brand Multiplied Its Revenues by a Factor of 10 in Just 3 Years

The entrepreneur behind Hail Merry thought the brand had stopped growing, but then she made some big changes.

These Childhood Friends Created a $100 Million Brand by Putting Frozen Greek Yogurt on a Stick

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How a Four Loko Co-Founder Became the Leader of a Plant-Based Protein Beverage Brand

Chris Hunter helped come up with the controversial caffeinated alcoholic drink. Now he's the CEO of Koia.
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Maria Sharapova Built a Business Empire Thanks to Her Winning Team

For the tennis champ and entrepreneur, teamwork is the key to success.

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RadioShack Is Now Selling in Unexpected Places. Will Anyone Buy?

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Spanx Founder Sara Blakely Has 99 Pages of Business Ideas

She's CEO of a billion-dollar brand, but she's always looking to invent the next big thing.

What Seth Godin Wants You To Know About Marketing in 2019

The Industry expert urges companies to be relevant, not loud.

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