New York Times - Small Business
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A retired schoolteacher and a former marketing executive built a company in Colorado that sells child-resistant marijuana containers to cannabis dispensaries.
The cafes, which reject our disposable culture, bring together those who have broken items like lamps, lockets and teddy bears and volunteers who try to make them work again.
New start-ups are buying meat from small farms and dividing it into manageable cuts.
Christian Louboutin skateboard? Check. Rodarte sweats? They got ’em. Vintage “Peanuts” comics? Those, too.
Fewer millennials are founding companies at a time when student loans are on the rise. As one business founder put it, “The debt is always there, drowning you.”
New research shows they shared many behaviors that we long believed to be uniquely human. Why did science get them so wrong?
The West Point graduate and chairwoman of the U.S. Military Academy Board of Visitors on why it’s not a “social experiment” to work alongside L.G.B.T. people.
The proprietor of Davide Cenci keeps it simple for men who prefer a straightforward, tailored look.
The designer Vivek Nagrani has a close relationship with his clients — and Bruce Wayne.
Charlotte Tilbury created her company after working with the makeup artist Mary Greenwell and developing products for Armani and Alexander McQueen.
A Minneapolis entrepreneur had help from the community as she sought to make hijabs that girls could wear on the playing field.
While the field has been decidedly low-tech, young entrepreneurs are tapping into the multibillion-dollar industry with apps and virtual services.
Entrepreneurs are applying technology to the age-old problem of insomnia, some of it caused in recent times by an overabundance of technology.
A new program, IN2NYC, helps founders of start-ups get temporary visas to establish their businesses, all while mentoring students and hopefully creating jobs.
New companies offer “concierge” services as traditional firms add new technology.
The chief executive of the media and marketing agency looks for workers who can quantify their value.
Blue Table Post, a new place to edit documentaries, feature films and other projects, has been up and running in Boerum Hill since October.
Niche product makers are finding rising demand for clever Jewish holiday trinkets, decorations and party favors.
With tough times in the 1990s behind him, the head of Califia Farms has a new idea: nut milk and coffees.
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