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New York Times - Small Business

The Restless Quest for a Good Night’s Sleep

December 28, 2016 - 12:12pm
Entrepreneurs are applying technology to the age-old problem of insomnia, some of it caused in recent times by an overabundance of technology.

First Crop of Foreign Entrepreneurs Setting Up Shop at CUNY

December 25, 2016 - 3:03pm
A new program, IN2NYC, helps founders of start-ups get temporary visas to establish their businesses, all while mentoring students and hopefully creating jobs.

Start-Ups Seek to Take Some of the Pain Out of Moving

December 24, 2016 - 11:21am
New companies offer “concierge” services as traditional firms add new technology.

Corner Office: Katherine Power of Clique Media: Think Like an Entrepreneur

December 23, 2016 - 7:00am
The chief executive of the media and marketing agency looks for workers who can quantify their value.

Behind Brooklyn Walls: A World of Sound

December 22, 2016 - 6:01pm
Blue Table Post, a new place to edit documentaries, feature films and other projects, has been up and running in Boerum Hill since October.

From Yamaclaus to Menorah Bong: Hanukkah Goods That Can Hold a Candle

December 21, 2016 - 8:38pm
Niche product makers are finding rising demand for clever Jewish holiday trinkets, decorations and party favors.

A Founder of Odwalla Tries to Recapture His Mojo

December 17, 2016 - 5:00am
With tough times in the 1990s behind him, the head of Califia Farms has a new idea: nut milk and coffees.

Notebook: The Lives They Loved: Submit Your Memories

December 16, 2016 - 2:05pm
We invite readers to contribute a photograph and a story of someone close to them who died this year. A number of submissions will be chosen for publication.

Veterans Help Make San Diego a Hub for Start-Ups

December 14, 2016 - 11:05am
The concentration of military bases, along with business programs for former military personnel, has fueled a growth in entrepreneurship.

On the Verge: Brand to Know: an Understated Jewelry Line Made by Sisters

December 13, 2016 - 10:55am
Morgan and Jaclyn Solomon joined forces to create AGMES, a line of elegant, architectural pieces.

An (Edible) Solution to Extend Produce’s Shelf Life

December 13, 2016 - 10:24am
A start-up, Apeel, has developed an alternative to the wax and other tricks growers use to keep produce fresh longer. It may also reduce food waste.

Four Questions: A Custom Shirt Is No Longer So Hard to Find

December 7, 2016 - 5:42pm
Seph Skerritt started Proper Cloth as an online store for custom men’s shirts. Now he has a large showroom to go with it.

Much-Loved Milwaukee Tearoom Prepares for Its Last Pour

December 6, 2016 - 11:07am
Loyal customers are flocking to the Watts Tea Shop for a final taste of an “American classic.”

Sketch Guy: How Entrepreneurs Can Make Peace with Undiversified Investments

December 5, 2016 - 12:15pm
Knowing there’s a return on investment that doesn’t fit neatly on a spreadsheet can help ease the stress.

Vending and Venting at Trump Tower

December 1, 2016 - 8:33pm
While President-elect Donald J. Trump interviews candidates for his cabinet in the Midtown Manhattan building, the Naked Cowboy, vendors, protesters and gawkers cluster in the lobby and outside.


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