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Upcoming Women in Business Event at Stonewall Columbus, December 6 2012

So You Think You Want to Start Your Own Business? – Key4Women and Stonewall Columbus present: Women in Business Event on Thursday, December 6, 2012. 6-7pm Panel Discussion 7-8pm Networking Mixer Free Cocktails and Light Appetizers Location: Stonewall Columbus Center on High 1160 North High Street Columbus,...
November 20th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Finance Fund re-energizes communities by assisting promising biz owners

Finance Fund re-energizes communities by assisting promising biz owners
Finance Fund has steadily been helping entrepreneurs throughout Ohio for more than two decades. The Columbus-based non-profit intermediary was founded in 1987, and through 2011 it has invested more than $195.5 million in small business entrepreneurship, community facility projects, commercial revitalization,...
November 20th, 2012 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Suzy Bureau of Columbus Startup Weekend: Your Questions Answered

Suzy Bureau of Columbus Startup Weekend: Your Questions Answered
Since co-founding the ManCard iPhone app almost a year ago at Columbus Startup Weekend, Suzy Bureau has become one of its most vocal supporters. Bureau, along with Brian Billingsley and Steve Gacka, also helped coordinate the most recent Columbus Startup Weekend, which was held Nov. 9-11. So who better...
November 19th, 2012 | Frequently Asked Questions | Read More

Building Your Daily Information Security Checklist

Building Your Daily Information Security Checklist
This article is part seven in a twelve-part series on information security fundamentals for small and medium-sized businesses. Information security isn’t a destination. It’s a journey. If you’ve read the previous articles in the series, you’re already aware of many critical information...
November 16th, 2012 | Expert Perspective | Read More

The Dream Team: Managing Litigation Costs

The Dream Team: Managing Litigation Costs
Well, it’s happened. You’re a party in a lawsuit. You’ve either had the unpleasant task of suing somebody else or been sued yourself. It’s part of doing business, and you’re staring down the barrel of a possibly long and expensive process. Catherine Jopling Often the greatest...
November 15th, 2012 | Metropreneurial Legal Insights | Read More

Be Transparent

Be Transparent
One of the ways to leverage technology quite easily and inexpensively for significant impact and customer value is transparency. Wikipedia, in part, defines transparency as, “Operating in such a way that it is easy for others to see what actions are performed.” Transparency in business is...
November 14th, 2012 | Articles, Your Digital Business | Read More

At Work: Transforming an old industrial building in the Brewery District

At Work: Transforming an old industrial building in the Brewery District
The revival of the Brewery District received another spark last November when WSA Studio moved into The Jack building. A 42-year-old legacy firm, WSA Studio began in Grandview Heights on December 7, 1970 as Wandel & Schnell Architects by founders Bob Wandel and Tom Schnell. Investing in studio space...
November 13th, 2012 | At Work | Read More

Columbus 2020 hires marketing director

Columbus 2020 hires marketing director
Columbus 2020 has hired a former Fahlgren Mortine account supervisor to lead its marketing efforts. Irene Alvarez will oversee Columbus 2020’s advertising, public relations, website and social media efforts. “Irene brings extensive marketing and branding experience to Columbus 2020,”...
November 12th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More