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Why These Multi-Concept Franchisees Wish They'd Started Their Carpet Cleaning Business Earlier
Franchise Players

Why These Multi-Concept Franchisees Wish They'd Started Their Carpet Cleaning Business Earlier

Jesse and Charles Keyser own franchises for haircuts and pizza, but they hit paydirt with carpet cleaning.
Carly Okyle
This Band of Brothers Operates 3 Franchises at 18 Locations Across 4 States
Franchise Players

This Band of Brothers Operates 3 Franchises at 18 Locations Across 4 States

Jesse Keyser jumped into franchising first, before taking little brother (and new college grad) Charles under his wing.
Entrepreneur Staff
Password Problems: How the Cardinals Hacked the Houston Astros' Confidential Database
Hackers

Password Problems: How the Cardinals Hacked the Houston Astros' Confidential Database

The break-in, which is currently being investigated by the F.B.I., serves as a vital lesson in password protection.
Geoff Weiss
6 Lessons From a 'Shark Tank' Winner
Marketing Bootcamp

6 Lessons From a 'Shark Tank' Winner

An appearance on the show seemed an unattainable goal. There was as much to learn reaching for it as there was attaining it.
Talia Goldfarb
How This Company Is Looking to Rebrand a Whole City
Marketing Bootcamp

How This Company Is Looking to Rebrand a Whole City

Arch Grants is looking to help St. Louis make its mark on the startup map with its grant program.
Melanie Spring
Co-Founder of Square Wants to Save St. Louis, One Programmer at a Time
Technology

Co-Founder of Square Wants to Save St. Louis, One Programmer at a Time

Jim McKelvey has launched a non-profit mission to get programmers and coders employment-ready in St. Louis.
Catherine Clifford
Teaching Kids to Code With Youth Digital
Technology

Teaching Kids to Code With Youth Digital

With a heightened emphasis on learning to code, Youth Digital wants to help the next generation of young entrepreneurs succeed.
Andrea Huspeni
The Secrets Behind a Satisfied Franchise Staff
Performance Ignited

The Secrets Behind a Satisfied Franchise Staff

Employee retention is a key component to any healthy franchise operation. We spoke to company owners and employment experts who have learned the secrets behind worker longevity and the long-term business success that comes with it.
A Competition for Your Startup
Business Optimization

A Competition for Your Startup

The Start-Up, Boot-Up business plan competition promises $75,000 to one outstanding start-up.
Mikal E. Belicove

St. Louis

Schmoozing for funding--at the latest networking event
St. Louis is not only the second largest city in Missouri, but it is also a hotbed for large companies and commerce -- there are nine Fortune 500 companies in the metropolitan area alone. Trade and transportation of goods are an integral part of the city's economy due to its location bordering the Mississippi River. St. Louis attracts visitors with its iconic Gateway Arch, two major league sports teams and several colleges and universities.