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Stories with subject: Entrepreneurship
  • College student starts business recycling dorm fridges 
    Updated: May-01-16 3:54 pm

    LEWISTON, Maine - A college student appalled at the dorm furnishings his roommates were leaving behind his freshman year has started a booming business recycling mini refrigerators.

  • Northeast Ohio women launch baby-sitting app 
    Updated: May-01-16 10:06 am

    AKRON, Ohio - When Akron-area women Amy Husted and Audrey Wallace arrived at the Female Entrepreneurship Summit in Cleveland last October, the only thing they knew about elevator pitches is what they learned binge-watching ABC's Shark Tank the week before.

  • Officials to cut ribbon on Rochester business incubator 
    Updated: Apr-25-16 12:40 am

    ROCHESTER, New York - Several elected officials plan to cut the ribbon on the Rochester Institute of Technology's new business incubator.

  • Utah home to operations of 6 billion-dollar firms 
    Updated: Apr-22-16 2:05 am

    SALT LAKE CITY - The mythical unicorn is a creature with a large, pointed, spiraling horn projecting from its forehead with the power to render poisoned water potable and to heal sickness.

  • The NBA makes new play in Africa in pursuit of fans story has photos
    Updated: Apr-21-16 8:06 am

    The NBA is making a new play for fans in Africa by splitting with the continent's biggest sports broadcaster and teaming up with a Zimbabwean telecommunications entrepreneur who started his first business with $75.

  • Consumers Energy opens innovation center in Jackson 
    Updated: Apr-15-16 4:58 pm

    JACKSON, Michigan - A statewide utility company has opened a center in its hometown of Jackson designed as a place for business collaboration, innovation and incubation.