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The Answer to Growing Your Business Can Be Found in Simple Research

The Answer to Growing Your Business Can Be Found in Simple Research
There are two ways to grow profits: increase revenue or reduce costs. Members of the Columbus Chamber are using our research services to do one or both, to the tune of more than 200 research requests per year. Research can help businesses find new customers. Some of our members ask for lists of businesses...
August 13th, 2015 | Chamber Connection | Read More

ScaleUp Success: Stefanie Fox of Canvas Salon and Skin Bar

ScaleUp Success: Stefanie Fox of Canvas Salon and Skin Bar
Many of us have admired the paintings and artwork of others, but have you ever considered yourself the canvas? At Canvas Salon and Skin Bar located at 3893 Powell Rd. in Powell, you are the canvas and they are your image artists. Stefanie Fox Stefanie Fox, owner of Canvas Salon and Skin Bar, opened her...
August 12th, 2015 | ScaleUp Success | Read More

Entrepreneur Panel Discusses Startups in Columbus

Entrepreneur Panel Discusses Startups in Columbus
On Thursday, August 6 a panel of five local entrepreneurs gathered at the Athletic Club of Columbus to discuss the ins and outs of doing business in the city, and just what you’re getting yourself into when taking the calculated leap into the world of entrepreneurship. ACC Member Jim Coleman moderated...
August 11th, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More

cbuzz Episode 03: Ryan Vesler of Homage

cbuzz Episode 03: Ryan Vesler of Homage
Chances are if you don’t already own the script Ohio shirt from Homage yourself, you know somebody that does. The shirt has become a beacon for fellow Ohioans, showing off state pride to school loyalty – and that’s just the way Founder Ryan Vesler intended. Vesler’s life has largely...
August 10th, 2015 | cbuzz Podcast | Read More

Young Entrepreneur & Farmer Building Budding Mushroom Business

Young Entrepreneur & Farmer Building Budding Mushroom Business
It’s never too early to become an entrepreneur. No story makes that more apparent than that of seven-year-old Te’Lario Watkins. Mushrooms are this little man’s business. At his first Cub Scout meeting, Te’Lario planted some grass and basil and was eager to keep a very watchful...
August 7th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Tackle Your Finances this Fall

Tackle Your Finances this Fall
As a small business owner, keeping your finances organized may just be another item on your already-packed to-do list. But by taking a few extra steps this fall, you can stay on top of your financial tasks without all the stress. Take a cue from the game this football season to have your finances organized...
August 6th, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

OrangeBoy Specializing in Data-Driven Customer Insights

OrangeBoy Specializing in Data-Driven Customer Insights
Customers are everything to a business. Knowing who your customer is can be a challenge in itself, but having targeted analytics about your customer base – that’s invaluable. Columbus-based OrangeBoy has been helping their clients gain a deeper understanding of their audience and turn that...
August 5th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Small Business Majority Advocating for Businesses in Matters of Public Policy

Small Business Majority Advocating for Businesses in Matters of Public Policy
Small businesses employ 43 million people in the U.S. That’s over half of the nation’s jobs. While small businesses and the self-employed make up such a large part of the workforce, these business owners often don’t feel they have the voice to affect public policy, nor the time or resources...
August 4th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More