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17

Jul

In France, grocery stores are selling out of ugly produceOne grocery store chain purchases “inglorious fruits and vegetables” and turns them into profit instead of waste.

In France, grocery stores are selling out of ugly produce
One grocery store chain purchases “inglorious fruits and vegetables” and turns them into profit instead of waste.

03

Jul

Legal cannabis: The next great American industryMore than 1,000 people recently traveled to Denver to network, invest, raise money and learn more about the legal cannabis market.

Legal cannabis: The next great American industry
More than 1,000 people recently traveled to Denver to network, invest, raise money and learn more about the legal cannabis market.

12

Jun

Believe it or not, you can still rent movies at BlockbusterThe well-known movie-rental business closed its stores and ended its DVD-distribution program in January, but about 50 stores remain open — and one man owns half of them.

Believe it or not, you can still rent movies at Blockbuster
The well-known movie-rental business closed its stores and ended its DVD-distribution program in January, but about 50 stores remain open — and one man owns half of them.

14

Jan

What does legal marijuana mean for business?Can an employer still fire you if you have a prescription for marijuana? Can a bank do business with a grower?

What does legal marijuana mean for business?
Can an employer still fire you if you have a prescription for marijuana? Can a bank do business with a grower?

23

Dec

7 easy ways to be more productiveFrom at-your-desk jam sessions to setting aside emails while on a deadline, here are some ways to make your day at the office a little smoother.

7 easy ways to be more productive
From at-your-desk jam sessions to setting aside emails while on a deadline, here are some ways to make your day at the office a little smoother.

11

Dec

Companies support nap time for their workersA 20-minute kip can improve mood, recharge energy and increase productivity.

Companies support nap time for their workers
A 20-minute kip can improve mood, recharge energy and increase productivity.

23

Nov

Does religion make people work harder?Researchers recommend that human resource departments create the space for spirituality at work by setting up affinity groups and meditation rooms.

Does religion make people work harder?
Researchers recommend that human resource departments create the space for spirituality at work by setting up affinity groups and meditation rooms.

01

Nov

Sriracha: How a Vietnamese refugee made a hot-sauce fortuneA city lawsuit over fumes emanating from the chili sauce factory draws attention to the man who just couldn’t find a sauce that he liked — so he made his own.

Sriracha: How a Vietnamese refugee made a hot-sauce fortune
A city lawsuit over fumes emanating from the chili sauce factory draws attention to the man who just couldn’t find a sauce that he liked — so he made his own.

18

Oct

When business unplugs from the grid, can utilities survive?From Ikea to Walmart, corporations are increasingly interested in generating their own power. Where does that leave utilities?

When business unplugs from the grid, can utilities survive?
From Ikea to Walmart, corporations are increasingly interested in generating their own power. Where does that leave utilities?

10

Oct

How haunted houses became a monster industryIn their seasonal 30- to 45-day runs, some of these spooky attractions are expected to generate more than $1 billion in revenue.

How haunted houses became a monster industry
In their seasonal 30- to 45-day runs, some of these spooky attractions are expected to generate more than $1 billion in revenue.