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Business news covering the entrepreneurial culture and new business ventures.

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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From near-desperation, a hiring sea change emerged at HireVue

Founder Mark Newman, left, and CEO Kevin Parker, right, lead South Jordan, Utah-based HireVue, which created a video-based interview process designed to change the way companies hire. | Photo courtesy of HireVue

September 7, 2016 - 4:29pm

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

Eric Dunn

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Silver Fern Brand shoots for sweet, but sugar-free success

Silver Fern Brand, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, sells low-carbohydrate, high-fiber foods; a probiotic, and a sugar substitute. | Photo courtesy of Silver Fern Brand

August 30, 2016 - 12:58pm

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

Cameron Jensen

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

John Vecchi

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

Ron Heinz

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