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Power Connect Taking Different Approach to Economic Development

Power Connect Taking Different Approach to Economic Development
There’s a lot of development happening in Columbus. There’s a reason why organizations like Columbus 2020 exist. While development often focuses on the end-goal of what will be built or how many jobs it will bring, there’s some important things that are happening along the way. “From...
June 12th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Networking Do’s and Don’ts

Networking Do’s and Don’ts
You know the saying – “It’s not what you know, but who you know.” Building a strong network is vital to your success. And, I’d like to note that a strong network of 800 friends on Facebook doesn’t count when it comes to business. A firm handshake and an in-person conversation still dominate...
June 11th, 2015 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Columbus Chamber & CD102.5 Partner for cbuzz Podcast

Columbus Chamber & CD102.5 Partner for cbuzz Podcast
Business-themed podcast cbuzz is set to debut on CD102.5’s airways this Sunday, June 14. The Columbus Chamber and the radio station partnered on the first business-centric podcast in the area. The podcasts will highlight the success stories of local business owners and entrepreneurs and the love...
June 10th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

TheaterTILT Reviving Movie Magic

TheaterTILT Reviving Movie Magic
Imagine getting to see your favorite movie on the big screen just one more time. New startup TheaterTILT creates a crowdfunding platform of sorts to bring classic movies, foreign films and independents to local theaters for a one-time showing event. Ghostbusters will be the first movie to make a comeback...
June 9th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

TrustBelt Conference Gives Midwesterners Insights to Defend Region

TrustBelt Conference Gives Midwesterners Insights to Defend Region
The next time someone calls the Midwest flyover states, attendees of the first-ever TrustBelt Conference will have the numbers and the anecdotes to swiftly educate the naysayers otherwise. Economists, business owners, investors and more chimed in about why the Midwest is a good place to do business....
June 8th, 2015 | Event Reviews | Read More

Pursuit Goes from Pop-Up to Permanent with New Short North Location

Pursuit Goes from Pop-Up to Permanent with New Short North Location
A pop-up normally doesn’t last for four years, but the success of suit shop Pursuit kept the retailer in a South Campus Gateway storefront for longer than imagined. Now, Owner Nate DeMars is taking his quality, affordable mensware 9/10 of a mile down the street to 937 N. High St. in the heart of...
June 5th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Business Communication for Summer Vacation

Business Communication for Summer Vacation
Derrick Bailey Summer has arrived. As customers and clients begin to detach from consumer interests and concentrate on vacations, pool parties and backyard BBQs, it’s important to keep your company name alive in their minds. While your business won’t benefit from pestering potential audiences, there...
June 4th, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

Ardina Bridging Gaps in Healthcare Coverage for Younger Generations

Ardina Bridging Gaps in Healthcare Coverage for Younger Generations
Healthcare costs are astronomically rising. One in five people have a high deductible plan with an average $1,217 annual deductible. (More on those findings here.) That means three things. Most people avoid going to the doctor, insurance isn’t really useful until a catastrophic event, and most...
June 3rd, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More