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Business news covering the entrepreneurial culture and new business ventures.

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

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Bag Men: Entrepreneurial cousins in SLC net $1.7M in Kickstarter effort

Jon Richards, left, and Jacob Durham Nomatic run Salt Lake City startup Nomatic, which sells an all-in-one travel bag. | Photo by Mark Kellner/Crain's Utah

November 8, 2016 - 1:43pm

Herb rush: Ballot initiatives could set marijuana business ablaze

The harlequin cannabis strain is known for its high levels of cannabidiol, a compound that's been shown to have therapeutic applications.

October 28, 2016 - 4:08pm

Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

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

Dave Grow

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

Nate Walkingshaw

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Lead, kindly LED: Utah's SnapPower grabs market interest

Sean Watkins co-founded Vineyard, Utah-based SnapPower at 27 years old after starting a career in insurance sales. | Photo by Mark Kellner/Crain's Utah

October 10, 2016 - 3:00pm

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

Carine Clark

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

Cortnie Purdy-Fausner

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

Betsy Mikesell

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