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LP Designs looking to share its Short North retail space

LP Designs looking to share its Short North retail space
LP Designs opened in Powell in spring 2010, and relocated to a bigger space in the Short North about a year ago. Now, the retailer is looking to share its home with another unique business. Located at 642 N. High St., Suite B, LP Designs sells handcrafted furnishings, decorative home accessories, and...
December 5th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Snapstagram prints photos taken with Instagram

Snapstagram prints photos taken with Instagram
Sometimes a business idea is so compelling that it seems like a no-brainer to back it, and that appears to be the case with Snapstagram. Founded in May, Snapstagram specializes in printing Instagram photos. For the uninitiated, Instagram is a photo-sharing app and social network that allows users to...
December 4th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

What to Keep In Mind When Hiring an Employee

What to Keep In Mind When Hiring an Employee
Hiring employees is a welcome milestone for most business owners. Expanding your organization can also be a source of anxiety, though. After all, no one −not you, the hire, your existing employees, or your customers− benefits when you bring someone on who isn’t right for your organization,...
December 3rd, 2012 | How-To Guides | Read More

Securing Your Information Systems

Securing Your Information Systems
This article is part nine in a twelve-part series on information security fundamentals for small and medium-sized businesses. Your IT staff has worked day in, day out to ensure that your network, computer systems, and customer data are secure. So what’s the quickest way to undo all their hard work?...
November 30th, 2012 | Expert Perspective | Read More

Solay Bistro flourishes with ECDI’s help

Solay Bistro flourishes with ECDI’s help
Create a job a day, a business a week. This isn’t another slogan. It is a track record –proven over eight years– of one local non-profit. The Economic and Community Development Institute has created or assisted in maintaining a job a day and a business a week since its creation. Columbus is...
November 29th, 2012 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More

cannon.fm features content produced entirely by local musicians

cannon.fm features content produced entirely by local musicians
Coming up in the Columbus music scene has been both inspiring and depressing for Mat Marcum and Ryan Cox. On one hand, the city is home to a lot of talent. On the other, not many people, especially those outside Columbus, will ever be exposed to it. So the duo founded cannon.fm with a simple goal: to...
November 27th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Facebook Advertising Workshop by Cement Marketing December 13 2012

Facebook Advertising Workshop: The new sponsored and promoted post ad model. A Cement University Workshop | December 13, 2012 – 2:30PM-4:30PM at Experience Columbus What did Facebook change now? Its entire advertising model. Facebook’s recent switch to a sponosored and promoted post model has...
November 27th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Registrations happening now for Eight Hour Business Makeover

Angie Meeker created the Eight Hour Business Makeover, a live, one-day workshop to help you attract more leads and increase sales through the same simple strategies the big companies use. According to her website, her target audience for this workshop is: People with an already active business (not...
November 26th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More