Studio Dunn in Providence, Rhode Island, creates their collections from sustainably harvested hardwood sourced from forests in the Midwest and on the East Coast. Take a look at their line: www.studiodunn.com.
Raising children in a busy, fast-paced urban area can add a unique layer of challenges to the complex task of parenting. In an effort to provide a one-stop shop for metro moms (and dads), the second annual Metro Moms Expo will be held Saturday, March 24, from 10am-2pm at The Rue Gym (301 Garden Street) [...]
74 Different charities from across the nation are joining forces with Jersey Mike’s Subs restaurants for the 2nd Annual March “Month of Giving” fundraising campaign. The campaign will culminate in the nationwide event, Jersey Mike’s “Make A Difference Day” on March 28. During the month of March, customers can make a donation to local charities at [...]
The Javits Center will be home to the International Franchise Expo this June. Join thousands of entrepreneurs and business owners at the INTERNATIONAL FRANCHISE EXPO, the largest franchise expo in the country. Meet hundreds of proven franchised businesses. Every industry. Every investment level. To learn more, visit www. ifeinfo.com
There is a demographic group that … Holds 70 percent of U.S. wealth; Buys 62 percent of new cars; Spends 80 percent of the leisure travel dollars; Is responsible for 94 percent of consumer package goods sales. Who are these people? Believe it or not, BOOMERS (age 48 to 66), according to Media Post, women make 80 percent of the [...]
One of the best things about being an entrepreneur is that it doesn’t matter where you are. The wonders of the internet allow business people from all areas to effectively conduct commerce and compete with one another. This has opened up a whole new world for rural entrepreneurs, who can now effectively challenge their city [...]
Ogomo.com, an online retailer of travel-sized toiletries and other travel related products is announcing their Round Trip Toiletry Delivery service. The service will allow travelers to place an order for the toiletries and other essentials they need for their trip. The items will then be delivered to the traveler’s hotel along with a pre-paid return [...]
The Missouri Alliance for the Development of Entrepreneurship announced the launch of its third MADE In Missouri State Entrepreneurship Competition. The competition encourages new and aspiring businesses through a competitive, educational and technical assistance business development process with winners receiving grants to help grow their business. The Competition provides new and potential business owners in [...]
Find tweeters in your region or field of interest on twellow.com. Twellow is a search directory of people by area of expertise, profession or other attribute listed in personal profiles on Twitter.
First-time entrepreneurs especially as so excited to get their new venture launched that they bypass the business plan. Write one. It doesn’t have to be a 20 page document with charts and graphs. It can be a two page outline of what you are doing where you want to go and how you will get [...]
If you haven’t set up a twitter account, do it today. It’s a free tool that can help you build contacts, share information and gives you real-time access to a wide variety of people with whom you are now connected. Twitter is a microblogging tool where you are limited to 140 characters per post or [...]
Home-based businesses are an area in which even well-intentioned taxpayers can easily run afoul of the IRS. Common misconceptions among small business owners include, “It’s not my real job – I’m a nurse! I only make and sell the bird houses on the side!” or “But I’m not making enough money to report it on [...]