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Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic at OSU Helps Startups With Legal Tasks

Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic at OSU Helps Startups With Legal Tasks
Many startups know one thing well – their idea and why they want to start a business. What they don’t always know  is the legal process and details it takes to get there. Ohio State’s Moritz College of Law is now accepting applications for their Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic....
August 12th, 2013 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Creating Business Systems with IFTTT

Creating Business Systems with IFTTT
I love figuring out how things work. Much of the fun in my job comes from dissecting other successful projects, websites and campaigns across many sectors and finding newer, better ways to create impact for our clients. I’m also a big fan of automation. If I can find ways to decrease the amount...
August 9th, 2013 | Systems for Growth | Read More

4 Ways to Save Money as a Small Business Owner

4 Ways to Save Money as a Small Business Owner
As a small business owner, you know it can be difficult to stretch what is most likely a tiny budget. But with a few small tweaks, you can be saving a hefty amount of money in places you didn’t even realize. Below are four easy ways for you to save money in your small business: By Deanna Barzak, Business...
August 8th, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More

Raised Urban Makes it Easy to Start Your Own Garden

Raised Urban Makes it Easy to Start Your Own Garden
Many city-dwellers might think their backyard isn’t an ideal spot for a garden, but a new venture is out to transforms yards throughout Columbus into thriving vegetable gardens. Owner Nicholas Tebbe says, “Raised Urban provides an effortless way for those who take interest in urban gardening...
August 7th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Mobile Mommies Provides On-Site Childcare at Special Events

Mobile Mommies Provides On-Site Childcare at Special Events
Janel Williams was eager to attend conferences and events around town, but was worried about finding a sitter for her two young sons on the Autism spectrum while she was away. Williams came up with an innovative solution and started Mobile Mommies. Mobile Mommies provides convenient, on-site childcare...
August 6th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Startup Jifiti Receives Substantial Investment

Columbus Startup Jifiti Receives Substantial Investment
Rapid expansion is on the horizon for mobile gifting app Jifiti. The startup recently secured $2.5 million in investments from Simon Property Group, Schottenstein Stores Corp. and the Jesselson Group. Simon Property Group is the largest owner of malls in U.S. The app is designed to make the gift-giving...
August 5th, 2013 | Announcements | Read More

Find Fashion on Wheels with The Boutique Truck

Find Fashion on Wheels with The Boutique Truck
Mobile trucks can be for more than just food. Catherine Shadeed is bringing a new type of truck to the streets of Columbus with The Boutique Truck. It’s a mobile store that carries unique, fun and trendy boutique-style items with an affordable price tag. Shadeed says she’s always had an entrepreneurial...
August 2nd, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

SnagMobile Makes Ordering Mobile

SnagMobile Makes Ordering Mobile
A new app is here to ensure you don’t miss one play of the big game or lose your lounge chair at the pool. With SnagMobile patrons can order food directly from a venue’s menu with their smart phone and have it delivered to their location. Banter with a friend during an hour-long wait for beers at...
August 1st, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More