Business (Page 33)

Chef Peggy Garbe in the MESA kitchen. Image: Ready Set Prep'd / Anna May Photography

October 30, 2019

Scratch Kitchen: Opening A New Kind of Restaurant Business

Like many Americans, Peggy Garbe dreamed of someday quitting her day job to turn her passion into a business. In spring of 2019, she was able to make the transition from marketing specialist to owner of her own successful small business.

October 30, 2019

Entrepreneur Revels in Success of Turning Crafts Into a Career

Right off of the Capitol Square in Madison, Wisc., Revel is putting a modern spin on a DIY studio. Walk into the drop-in craft bar and you'll be presented with a menu of DIY crafts to choose from. Once you've selected a project, grab a seat and the colorfully dressed, midwest nice staff will bring you a tray with all the supplies needed to complete your project.

October 15, 2019

Library in a Box Supports Free Community Book Exchange

Little Free Libraries are free book exchanges opened by individuals or groups in a community. As standalone units, ranging from small boxes to walk-in hollowed out trees, these libraries are run voluntarily by the community rather than a paid library staff funded by the government.

October 13, 2019

Modi Calls for Women’s Empowerment As the Job Rate for Indian Women Plummets

In a recent U.S. address, India's prime minister called for empowering women although the country has one of the fastest falling rates of women participating in the workforce in the world.

October 10, 2019

Case Study: A MarketWatch Reporter Breaks Down The Business Of Beyond Meat

A Beyond Meat Burger (Source: Beyond Meat Press Kit) PHILADELPHIA, Penn. — Tonya Garcia has been a reporter at MarketWatch […]