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Starting a Business

The Best Cities for New Small Businesses (Infographic)

A new study looks at where young businesses are thriving.


Feeling Like Your Balance Is Out of Whack? The Problem Could Be Your City

If you have big entrepreneurial dreams -- but still want a life – you should pursue them in a midsized city.

Thought Leaders

The 25 Best Cities for Entrepreneurs -- and How You Can Make the Most of Yours

These cities make growth happen. Did your city make the list?

Thought Leaders

Rain Never Hurts Ice Cream Sales in This U.S. City

These ice cream entrepreneurs dish on demographics, local flavors and how hot-weather businesses survive rainy days.

Growing a Business

The 15 Best U.S. Cities for Entrepreneurs to Live and Launch

Here are the best places to live and launch in America.

Thought Leaders

Boise's Creative Class Smashes All Your Sterotypes

What makes this Boise-grown startup so special?

Thought Leaders

A Coworking Space Transformed This Pennsylvania College Town

In 2010, a group of graduates set out to change the relationship between students and their community.

Thought Leaders

How This NFL Player Became Iowa City's Retail Champion

Former San Diego Chargers kicker Nate Kaeding had some plans for this hometown.

Thought Leaders

This Group Mentors African American Entrepreneurs in Seattle

The cofounders of Black Dot, a startup resource center, discuss their plans for the future.

Starting a Business

Why This VC Says Boulder is a Perfect Storm for Startups

This could be the next best place to launch your startup.

Starting a Business

Kansas City: Five Reasons Startup Village Could Happen Only Here

Other cities may try to replicate the magic, but it won't be easy.

Thought Leaders

Meet the Designers Building Nashville's Fashion Scene

The Nashville Fashion Alliance is giving this honky-tonk town a shake of designer spice.

Science & Technology

The Best Minds in Drone-Making Meet in This North Dakota Town

Once a month, the best minds in drone making Fargo.

Starting a Business

Live In This House Rent-Free -- and Launch Your Startup

Bootstrapping? The startup house can help.

Growing a Business

These Veterans Have Raised More Than $31 Million in Startup Capital

By connecting the tech community with veterans, Taylor McLemore discovered an untapped opportunity.