Five products to make you proud to be a Hoosier
By Kelly Patrick Slone
Bee Coffee Roasters in Indianapolis aims to elevate every cup of joe into culinary art. The company roasts and crafts coffee in small batches using beans sourced from El Salvador, Guatemala, Brazil and more. Among many offerings, Bee sells unique barrel-roasted coffees made ...
Glam on the go
Building girls’ self-esteem one party at a time
By Brittany King
The idea for Lil Girls Glam came to owner Jenise Stowers-Dunn unexpectedly. She was sitting at home one afternoon watching the Tyra Banks show. Banks was interviewing a business owner who owned a dance company and party business in Maryland. Stowers-Dunn loved the idea, so she ...
Insight on the internet
6 online learning resources to help build your business
By Brittany King
About eight million minority-owned businesses are operating across the United States, a figure that’s twice what it was a decade ago, according to the Minority Business Development Agency. Starting and growing a business can be difficult for anyone, but it can be ...
Block the breach
How to secure company and client information
By Arriel Vinson
It can happen to small businesses or large companies. Client and company information is put at risk, consumers and employees are worried, and the company has to be even more careful than they were once before. But there are ways to keep company and client information safe, or as ...
Tax-time tips for busy business owners
By Brittany Sabalza
Tax time is here, and the stress of reconstructing a prior year’s financial picture has its deep holds on some unprepared business owners. Getting organized to file your taxes can be time consuming, confusing and exhausting for a busy business owner, but here are a few tips to keep tax time from taxing you:
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Make the most of networking events
By Tony Sanders
It’s a new year, and besides your goals to lose weight and save money, I’m sure growing your business and expanding your network is also on your list. As you plan to attend many of the great networking events around the state, keep in mind why you’re there. You’re not there to show off your flashy, freshly ...