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At Work: Lextant Provides a Multi-Generational Creative Space

At Work: Lextant Provides a Multi-Generational Creative Space
When you are building your company, the most important factor -after having your financials in order- is finding the right people to create the culture you are looking for. “Building a great culture where people want to come to work can be challenging,” says Chris Rockwell, President of Lextant....
May 16th, 2014 | At Work | Read More

Protect your Information, Comply with the Court: Non-Party Response to Subpoenas in Civil Litigation

Protect your Information, Comply with the Court: Non-Party Response to Subpoenas in Civil Litigation
You’ve been served with a subpoena. The document looks very official. It’s signed by a judge. There’s a case name and number at the top — you are not a plaintiff or a defendant, but perhaps the plaintiff or defendant’s names are familiar to you. As far as you know, you’re not being sued....
May 15th, 2014 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More

BEEpothecary Creates Health Products Powered by Bees

BEEpothecary Creates Health Products Powered by Bees
Did you know that honey has medicinal and health benefits? So before you swat that bee at your next summer picnic, think of Jeannie and Steve Saum and Peter and Laurie Dotson, the founders of BEEpothecary. The company creates an extensive line of natural health and beauty products that contain beeswax,...
May 14th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Entrepreneurship: It’s in Your Hands

Entrepreneurship: It’s in Your Hands
I talk and work with entrepreneurs on a daily basis in my role at the Columbus Chamber. Whether talking to someone on the phone or meeting face-to-face, the questions tend to be the same. How do I get started? Is there funding available to support by business? How do I become a certified business and...
May 13th, 2014 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Shark Tank Coming to Ohio State on May 15

Shark Tank Coming to Ohio State on May 15
Casting directors from ABC show, Shark Tank, will be at the Ohio Union Ohio Staters, Inc. Founders Room on Thursday, May 15 between 3:00 pm and 7:0o pm. The Ohio State University is providing students with great businesses, products or ideas the opportunity to give 60-second pitches to casting directors. Shark...
May 12th, 2014 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Qwirk Coworking Moves to Larger Space in German Village

Qwirk Coworking Moves to Larger Space in German Village
Qwirk has moved up the street to a new, larger space to bring even more small businesses and entrepreneurs together in a collaborative coworking environment. Now located at 480 S. Third St., Qwirk presents a variety of options for business owners. “We have a combination of both private offices...
May 12th, 2014 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Dessa Augsburger of the Columbus Chamber: Your Questions Answered

Dessa Augsburger of the Columbus Chamber: Your Questions Answered
The Columbus Chamber provides numerous resources to help businesses large and small thrive. Hiring young, growing talent is one piece of the puzzle. Through her position as Talent Connections Manager at the Columbus Chamber, Dessa Augsburger connects employers with the resources necessary to tap into...
May 9th, 2014 | Frequently Asked Questions | Read More

How To Prepare Your Business for a Festival

How To Prepare Your Business for a Festival
The advent of spring means it’s festival season and there is no shortage of options! Perfecting your festival to-go kit takes time, but some seasoned veterans lend their advice on what you need, what you should ask and how to create a display that will attract customers. What to Ask. The first...
May 8th, 2014 | How-To Guides | Read More