Entrepreneurial Support — April 18, 2014 at 8:00 am
After three years, New Albany’s business incubator, Inc@8000, continues to build a collaborative ecosystem for startups. The space at 8000 Walton Parkway provides offices, conference rooms and other shared areas for its tenants, as well as an invaluable, built-in network. Inc@8000 focuses on attracting tech-based businesses with scaleable products, but also houses entrepreneurs that are more service-based. “They’re...
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In addition to your daily duties as a small business owner, you know that there are many monthly financial tasks, such as...
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In the last 10 years, there has been an enormous amount of dialogue on the cost of legal services. What does it all mean,...
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After three years, New Albany’s business incubator, Inc@8000, continues to build a collaborative ecosystem for startups. The space at 8000 Walton Parkway provides offices, conference rooms and other shared areas for its tenants, as well as an invaluable, built-in network. Inc@8000 focuses on...April 18th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More
In the last 10 years, there has been an enormous amount of dialogue on the cost of legal services. What does it all mean, and how do you sort through it all so that your company can spend the greatest proportion of your resources on your mission rather than legal services? First, there are a lot of absolutes...April 17th, 2014 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More
A strong brand and inspiring culture can propel a company’s success – as demonstrated by the founders behind new branding firm, Fort. Fort combines two creatives with proven talent – Tom Lennox, founder of Pelotonia, and Terry Rohrbach, founder of award-winning brand visualization company,...April 16th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More
What well-known figure would you chat with if you had the chance? Taking this concept and adding technology and a charitable cause is the backbone of new startup, Heroes2u. The platform makes donating to charitable causes more accessible and appealing to younger generations. Most events in the non-profit...April 15th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More
Columbus was ranked the seventh-best city for female entrepreneurs in 2013 by a Forbes study. While Columbus provides a strong platform for female business creators, a recent Women’s Fund of Central Ohio study paints a bigger picture of the economic status of women in Columbus. Below, the organization’s...April 14th, 2014 | Expert Perspective | Read More
As an entrepreneur, work-life balance can be a difficult and elusive beast. ‘Busy culture’ is a sign of the increasing complexity of both modern technological systems and social expectations. Entrepreneurs particularly feel the strain of these demanding expectations, often pulled in many directions,...April 11th, 2014 | Tips of the Trade | Read More
Piada’s success is no secret. The continually expanding fast-casual restaurant concept was voted Metropreneur’s top high-growth small business of 2013. Behind Founder Chris Doody is a duo that has been a part of the carefully curated concept since its inception. Jamy Bolling is Corporate...April 10th, 2014 | Behind the Scenes | Read More
ECDI is celebrating big milestones as the organization closes its 1,000th loan during their decade-long support of Ohio entrepreneurs. On March 28th, ECDI awarded Cleveland client Jodi Rae Santosuosso the loan for her new venture, Daily Press, an organic juice bar on Detroit Road in Cleveland. “Our...April 9th, 2014 | Announcements | Read More