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  • 6 designers shaking up fashion

    6 designers shaking up fashion

    These designers are changing the way we dress, accessorize and shop, from custom made-to-fit dresses to smart jewelry that's actually stylish.

  • 8 must-have travel apps

    8 must-have travel apps

    Whether you've got wanderlust or an airline grievance, here are some apps to pack onto your phone.

  • Secrets to success from Smalltown USA

    Secrets to success from Smalltown USA

    Utah State professor Michael Glauser cycled 4,000 miles this summer, visiting 100 entrepreneurs across the country. Here's a snapshot of how they grew their businesses.

  • Commuting is getting easier. Here's why

    Commuting is getting easier. Here's why

    The MobiPrize, conducted by SMART at the University of Michigan, recognizes innovation in global transportation. From microcars to auto rickshaws, these six startups ...

  • A sampling of beers being made with traditional Latin flavors

    A sampling of beers being made with traditional Latin flavors

    A small but growing number of craft breweries are including passion fruit, Mexican cinnamon and other traditional Latin flavors.

  • Banks won't lend? Use these guys instead

    Banks won't lend? Use these guys instead

    Banks often have exhaustive approval processes, high minimums, and flawless credit requirements. But there's a wealth of non-bank alternatives for those who need ...

  • Facebook launched my startup

    Facebook launched my startup

    These entrepreneurs relied exclusively on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to jumpstart their small businesses.

  • 10 best cities to launch a startup

    10 best cities to launch a startup

    Access to funding, labor and the cost of living can make or break a new business. Based on a NerdWallet study, these 10 cities are the best in the country to launch a ...

  • A $15 minimum wage is 'daunting'

    A $15 minimum wage is 'daunting'

    Seattle just passed a $15 minimum wage bill, and San Francisco will vote on one in November. It's a hot topic among lawmakers around the country, and business owners ...

  • From Meetup group to full-blown business

    From Meetup group to full-blown business

    When Meetup launched in 2002, its founders wanted to unite like-minded people. They never expected the site to help people launch their own businesses, but these five ...

  • Exclusive: Toymakers unveil new 'Frozen' products

    Exclusive: Toymakers unveil new 'Frozen' products

    Light-up musical dresses, an Elsa doll that sings in 25 languages and Olaf sno-cones are just a few of the new "Frozen"-themed toys headed your way.

  • Women take on manufacturing

    Women take on manufacturing

    Think manufacturing is still a man's world? Not to these 7 women. They're moving up the ranks, starting their own firms and successfully running family businesses.

  • India's hot new markets

    India's hot new markets

    Pro-business Narendra Modi was just elected as India's new leader, and U.S. companies want a piece of the country's vast market.

  • Vending machines get creative

    Vending machines get creative

    Forget soda and chips. These vending machines spit out weed, shoes, keys and on-the-go bike repair parts.

  • 'Glamping' in style

    'Glamping' in style

    Many of the glamping set-ups are nicer than hotels! Here's a peek inside the custom tents.

 

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