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How to work the ACL crowd: Businesses big and small cozy up to city"s largest music festival

People flock to ACL for the music, but they stand in long lines for tacos, beer and air conditioning. Find out what it takes to get a big corporate sponsorship up and running, and what it's worth to companies like American Express......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2018

A snapshot of the events, places and businesses that have put Austin"s tourism scene on the global map

Austin has transformed in the past decade-plus into a city with truly global name recognition. That’s partly because of big events such as Austin City Limits Music Festival, South by Southwest and Formula 1 that attract hundreds of thousands of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 14th, 2018

Mayor Briley makes Nashville first Southern city to recognize LGBT-owned businesses

Today, Mayor David Briley signed an executive order to build more pathways for the city's LGBT-owned businesses to work with Metro, making Nashville the first Southern city to adopt such policy. Briley's order does four things: allows companies t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

(PHOTOS) eBay, Triad city partner to support small, local businesses

The city of Greensboro has formed a new partnership with online retail giant eBay geared toward fostering locally owned and operated small businesses. The 12-month program kicking off in March seeks to grow the target audience of small businesses to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

NYC giving out "Love Your Local" grants to help small businesses

It can be tough to be a small business owner in our area. Now the city is trying to help with grants for small businesses looking to expand......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 1st, 2019

How TV Took Over Sundance

What was once a showcase for feature films has now become a summit for the small screen. PARK CITY, Utah--A stroll along Main Street during opening weekend of this year's Sundance Film Festival offered what.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 1st, 2019

Pittsburgh named a top city for moviemakers

Pittsburgh has been recognized by a national trade publication as one of the best places in the U.S. for making movies. The Steel City is No. 4 on MovieMaker’s 2019 list of Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker: Small Cities and Towns. "W.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2019

As loans and revenue shrink, Wells Fargo leans on cost cuts

Wells Fargo & Co's loan book shrank and revenue fell across all its major businesses last quarter, as the fourth-largest U.S. lender continued to work through the consequences of wayward sales practices at its consumer bank......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2019

Small Businesses Worry About Adjusting for Overtime Rules

Many business owners are accustomed to dealing with a scrappy work culture. An hourly time-tracking system may change that......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 14th, 2019

24 ideas for your next small business in 2019

More than 20.5 million Americans own their own businesses. Another 53 million work freelance full or part time in various fields ranging from computer........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 7th, 2019

China Moves to Ramp Up Lending to Small Businesses

The People’s Bank of China moved to free up more money for banks to lend, cutting a key reserve requirement to shore up growth in the world’s second-largest economy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 5th, 2019

City offers $1.8M to longtime businesses to help survive

The city’s Department of Small Business Services.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJan 4th, 2019

What New York’s Avoided Subway Shutdown Means for Businesses, Landlords, and Buyers

Not everyone is welcoming the news. With a transit “apocalypse” avoided, a small area of real estate in New York City looks prime again. But who stands to benefit-.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 4th, 2019

Record crowd helps Nashville ring in the new year

The Jack Daniel’s Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve bash attracted a record crowd, according to organizers. Despite the rain, the Nashville Convention and Visitors C.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 2nd, 2019

Proposal could save businesses from sign fines

It could be a sign of hope for beleaguered small-business owners.The chairman of the City Council's Committee on Small Business is pushing changes to the city's almost half-century-old regulations on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 12th, 2018

Your employer doesn't offer a 401(k) plan? There are still ways to save for retirement

Millions of Americans work for small businesses, and most of those employers do not offer retirement plans. There .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 3rd, 2018

Road work crippling sales for these Fort Worth businesses, owners claim

A row of Fort Worth businesses is struggling to stay open after road construction started earlier this year. It’s part of the Six Point Urban Village Improvement project near Race Street and Sylvania Avenue. The City of Fort Worth says Phase 1 sho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

Empty stores are killing New York City. Is this the fix?

For decades, the city has mulled rent control for small businesses. As the city’s wealthiest areas fill with empty storefronts, lawmakers are taking another look......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 27th, 2018

Industry power player talks women in country music

Beverly Keel wasn't raised to speak out. Like many women, she told the audience at the Nashville Business Journal's annual Women in Music City Awards this week, she was taught to be a "good girl," to keep her head down, and to let her work speak for i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2018

Music industry power player: "We need all hands on deck now"

Beverly Keel wasn't raised to speak out. Like many women, she told the audience at the Nashville Business Journal's annual Women in Music City Awards Tuesday, she was taught to be a "good girl," to keep her head down and to let her work speak for i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2018

Troy"s new development coordinator wants to make the city more attractive for investment big and small

Dylan Turek, who will work under Steven Strichman, Troy's commissioner of planning and economic development, sees the future of Troy as something that will grow out of the large investments already happening in the city......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2018