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To Look or not to Look: Should you Check Applicants’ Social Media Profiles During Your Hiring Process?

To Look or not to Look: Should you Check Applicants’ Social Media Profiles During Your Hiring Process?
Hiring new employees is a major investment for any business, large or small. When you hire a new employee, you understandably want to do your due diligence and find out as much as you can about your applicant. You can call his or her references or former employers, but another easy, foolproof way to...
February 20th, 2014 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More

At Work: Converting an Old Garage in German Village into a Salon

At Work: Converting an Old Garage in German Village into a Salon
If you frequent Schiller Park, you have probably noticed that Head of the Park Hair Salon has left the building on the corner of Stewart and City Park Avenues. In 2011, after 28 years of leasing that space, owner and hair stylist Mindy Coffey became aware of a unique property, decided to purchase that...
February 19th, 2014 | At Work | Read More

Canvas Salon & Skin Bar Offering a Personalized Experience in Powell

Canvas Salon & Skin Bar Offering a Personalized Experience in Powell
Have you ever experienced sticker shock when paying for salon services? How about spending twice as long in the hairdresser’s chair than you’d anticipated? That won’t happen at Canvas, a Powell salon that offers high-quality hair and skin care services for women and men. With experience in the...
February 18th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Lunch & Launch to Provide Educational Workshops for Entrepreneurs

Lunch & Launch to Provide Educational Workshops for Entrepreneurs
The creators of SunDown RunDown are bringing a new event series to the local entrepreneurial community – Lunch & Launch. The educational workshops are presented in partnership with Inc@8000 in New Albany and will take place at the incubator the last Thursday of the month from 11:30 am –...
February 17th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support, Upcoming Events | Read More

Forgeworks Brings Coworking and Incubation Space to Franklinton

Forgeworks Brings Coworking and Incubation Space to Franklinton
The re-purposed factory that is 400 West Rich can add coworking and incubation space to its long list of specialties come May. Forge Columbus is expanding with Forgeworks — a 3,900 square-foot space on the second floor to house local innovators. Founder Reese Neader wants to build a place where businesses,...
February 14th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Baloonr Puts a Unique Spin on Their New Social Media Platform

Baloonr Puts a Unique Spin on Their New Social Media Platform
Social media blunders make headlines almost daily. A certain amount of anxiety is involved with having your name attached to anything on a social media site, whether it’s positive or not, but what if you could anonymously post creative content without fear of it being attached to your name? That’s...
February 13th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

What are Application Wireframes?

What are Application Wireframes?
What wireframes are. Wireframes represent the transition point between planning for your application, and actually building it. Essentially, the wireframes are like a grayscale blueprint of the functional and design components to be included in the application. They leverage the application requirements...
February 12th, 2014 | Your Digital Business | Read More

Three Scale Strategy Creating Interactive Maps

Three Scale Strategy Creating Interactive Maps
Maps may help you get from point A to point B, but with advanced technology, they can provide you with a lot more information than that. Local company Three Scale Strategy has been creating interactive maps since 2009. Geographer Ron McChesney and his team specialize in the highly customizeable maps...
February 11th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More