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Career Path: Home Depot exec makes 'crazy good turn' to podcasts

Brad Shaw works on his podcast, "Crazy Good Turns." | ​Photo courtesy of Crazy Good Turns

March 20, 2017 - 1:00pm

My First Job: 'Computer nerd' takes on recycling in Denver, Salt Lake City

John Lair founded Momentum Recycling with two partners in 2008. The business operates in Salt Lake City and the Denver area. | Photo courtesy of Momentum Recycling

March 13, 2017 - 5:06pm

Innovation of the Week: Pokémon Go inspires new approach to buying and selling furniture online

Chairish’s mobile augmented-reality-enabled app was released on Thursday. | Photo by Chairish

March 8, 2017 - 11:38am

Utah's Lendio growing by matching small business, funding sources

Brock Blake is Lendio's founder and CEO. | Photo by Mark Kellner

February 28, 2017 - 11:08am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Keith Norris

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Women business owners explain special set of challenges

Holly Tachovsky, CEO and co-founder of Austin-based BuildFax, believes that the quality of a company's idea and management team are more important than whether it is run by a woman. | Photo courtesy of BuildFax.

January 26, 2017 - 1:55pm

Do female-led businesses have more challenges in raising capital?

As a partner & co-founder of Foster City, Calif.-based Scale Venture Partners and the co-chair of the National Venture Capital Association Inclusion & Diversity Task Force, Kate Mitchell believes the venture capital industry needs to get practical about solutions to help women-led businesses connect with investors, and vice versa.|Photo courtesy of Scale Venture Partners.

 
January 16, 2017 - 11:59am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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