New York Times - Small Business
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Larry and Helene Donley want the Wild West Town they built to survive them, but their sons and grandchildren are ready to move on. What to do?
Hundreds of spas now offer salt therapy, which some claim can treat asthma and eczema and even regulate blood pressure, though there is no proof.
Research shows that women are less likely to consider entrepreneurship, largely because they don’t see other women entrepreneurs as role models.
The chief executive of Levi Strauss & Company says leaders have to be straight with employees, and tell them if their performance is falling short.
A new fiduciary rule, which takes partial effect on Friday, will help investors assess the fees they are charged as well as the motives of the people who guide them.
Friendships at work are wonderful, but they can cause problems when you feel obligated to solve issues that aren’t your responsibility.
Some online retailers have taken to explaining in exhaustive detail how much their wares cost to make, so consumers know what they are paying for.
The judge on “Shark Tank” says she likes to invest in entrepreneurs who will persevere and always find a way to succeed.
Bicycle entrepreneurs are fashioning LED light sets that attach to wheel spokes and produce dazzling effects in the dark.
The chief executive of Jive Software says that she learned through experience not to assume that others had better answers than she did.
Some who have had their pain alleviated by cannabis are starting businesses to help others.
A manager wonders about the ethics of recruiting new workers while simultaneously pursuing a job elsewhere.
The robots Laundroid and FoldiMate will fold a load of laundry on their own — albeit rather slowly. They are coming to market soon, their makers say.
As the Syrian civil war turns in favor of the regime, a nation adjusts to a new reality — and a complicated new picture of the conflict emerges.
Baltimore-area renters complain about a property owner they say is neglectful and litigious. Few know their landlord is the president’s son-in-law.
Retailers, restaurants and gyms are adding places for people to take pictures and post them online — a boon for the companies’ marketing.
Jamie Wolfond was dismayed by the opulent New York design scene. So he started Good Thing to make affordable objects.
Mr. Goncalves took his love of online shopping and opened a boutique devoted to gender-blurring fashions.
Owners, often former smokers who see e-cigarettes as a godsend, say new testing rules scheduled for 2018 could put them out of business.
Individual Medley, in the homey and hip Atwater Village neighborhood, has “a small amount of a lot of things,” including, yes, an apothecary section.