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The retail industry is in a state of transformation. Thousands of store locations are closing as consumers migrate from brick-and-mortar shopping to e-commerce. What are...

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A stylish backpack is giving students more than just an efficient way transport their books, but a chance to be their own boss. Columbus-based Laine...

Art hangs in building lobbies, adorns hotel room walls, and even lines the corridors of hospitals, but where does the work come from? Who are...

Social Entrepreneurship

Sunapple Studio, a division of ARC Industries, Inc., provides individuals with developmental disabilities opportunities to engage with the community through the creative arts. When...

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The Metropreneur has been named the Best Specialized Journalism site in the Ohio’s Best Journalism Contest, sponsored by the Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus Society...

This fall, patrons of gluten-free goodie shop Bake Me Happy will have a place to stick around and enjoy their treats with the perfect...

Since launching in 2011, Azoti has honed a two-step solution that's yielding a win-win-win for hyper-local farmers, distributors and buyers. Efficiently opening up the...
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Crowdfunding Roundup

All you need for a complete meal - beer, burgers and snoballs - make their way to crowdfunding in May. The trio of food-based...

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One of the most common killers of early-stage startups today, besides not managing financial risks properly, is not understanding how to properly scale a development...

There's a new face of small business in the city. With 25 years of experience in small business development, Henry Golatt is the city's...

Coding bootcamp Corporate Elevator brings a successful first year to its new moniker, TechFleet. Launched in 2016, Corporate Elevator Principal Ivan Israel and Account Manager...

Being in the handmade goods biz is often a solo adventure. There's no one there to bounce ideas off of or hold you accountable...

The possibilities are nearly endless in a room constructed of white brick walls and flooded with natural light. An amorphous blank slate is exactly...

As a F-16 mechanic in the Air Force, Tom Burden consistently encountered the same annoyance. "I was tired of my tools slinging off the aircraft...

Pull out your sunglasses, sunscreen and coolers and grab a bomb pop, it’s summer! This season is jam-packed with events and places to reach...

Historically, many employers have had policies stating that employees could not record conversations they had at work. Historically, your lawyers likely would have blessed...