Here’s How A Few Entrepreneurs Are Using Your Trash To Grow Food

I grew up in a home where we weren’t allowed to leave the dinner table until our plates were clean. Unfortunately, this scenario is rarely the norm and thousands of…

Tale of an Industry-Disrupting Swimwear Company

For a lot of women, buying a swimsuit can be a torturous experience. The bright lights of the fitting room, the poor fits, the pale legs, expectations dashed . .…

Velvet 59 Is Proving That Success Is Possible, No Matter What Your Age

Some people fight their whole lives to bring their business dreams to fruition, but at a mere 23 years old, Paris Manning’s global beauty business, Velvet 59, is thriving. Sheer…

Start-up or Corporate? Pros and Cons of Taking that Job

The job market is fierce. If you are lucky enough to be choosing between jobs you may find that you have to choose between a startup and a corporate position.…

This Accelerator is Focused on Getting More Women into Leadership. Here’s The Surprising Reason Why.

The Boulder-based accelerator MergeLane was created when members of the same co-working space came together to establish a business accelerator program that would get more women into leadership positions at…

Can an App Make a Business Owner Wyzerr?

Customer feedback surveys aren’t usually enjoyable. Wyzerr hopes to transform the customer feedback experience with ‘smartforms’ featuring user-friendly graphs and designs with a look and feel more reminiscent of a…

How to Win Your Way Out of Student Loan Debt

If you are reading this article, you probably have student-loan debt. That is just how the world works these days. 40 million Americans have student loan debt and it can…

Factory vs. Fair Trade: New Businesses Battle to Revolutionize Fashion Industry

The fashion industry has notoriously ignored some of the basic human rights and environmental standards that people value. Using child labor, dumping chemicals in waterways and sweatshops going up in…