Recent Articles

Resition sets out to help companies reduce layoff costs

Resition sets out to help companies reduce layoff costs
While working as an admissions counselor, Mike Chapman met with hundreds of people who were laid off and looking to upgrade their skill sets in hopes of landing new jobs. It was then that he decided career transition services were seriously outdated and, after some research, realized the outplacement...
August 27th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

ThermoBuffer mug uses technology to maintain ideal beverage temps

ThermoBuffer mug uses technology to maintain ideal beverage temps
The way Orin Hemminger sees it, people go to great lengths to make delicious coffee, but carelessly pour it into mugs that don’t allow the flavor to be fully realized. With his invention, the ThermoBuffer, he’s hoping to remedy that. The ThermoBuffer is a triple-walled stainless steel mug...
August 24th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

40 local companies among Inc. 5000

40 local companies among Inc. 5000
Forty Central Ohio companies have made Inc. magazine’s list of the 5,000 fastest-growing companies in the country. One company, e-Cycle, even placed in the magazine’s top 500. The firm experienced 959 percent business growth between 2008 and 2011, and created nearly 100 jobs at its Hilliard...
August 23rd, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

Making A Records Plan: 6 Questions To Start The Process

Making A Records Plan: 6 Questions To Start The Process
Few things are as important and as challenging for a growing business as having a handle on the lawful and strategic creation, maintenance, and destruction of records. For starters, it goes without saying that having full command of your business’s information has great competitive value. Information...
August 23rd, 2012 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More

ECDI’s commercial kitchen now open

ECDI’s commercial kitchen now open
The Economic and Community Development Institute recently hosted a grand opening celebration for its new commercial kitchen. Located within The Food Fort at 1655 Old Leonard Rd. in Columbus, the commercial kitchen was created with the small business culinary startup in mind, as it allows companies...
August 22nd, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

FRiNGE seeking funding for build-out

FRiNGE seeking funding for build-out
We first wrote about Greg Turner’s entrepreneurial exploits nearly two years ago. Well, a lot has changed since then. Fringe Outfitters launched in fall 2010 as an online clothing boutique selling men’s and women’s duds. Then, in spring 2011, Turner began hosting pop-up shops in a...
August 21st, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

Kitchen incubator facility to open in Franklinton

Kitchen incubator facility to open in Franklinton
Entrepreneurs with food-based business ideas will soon find it easier to test their products when The Commissary on Town Street opens its doors. This new kitchen incubator will provide a commercial-grade environment for food startups to develop recipes, test products and collaborate with like-minded...
August 21st, 2012 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Get exposure with Google Business Photos

Get exposure with Google Business Photos
It’s now possible for the public to tour your business without ever setting foot inside. Using its Street View technology, Google now offers 360-degree, interactive virtual tours of restaurants, shops, gyms and more in cities across the country. The feature is called Google Business Photos and...
August 20th, 2012 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More