Small Business News
Four Questions: The Woman Who Dresses the Men of Brooklyn As men's fashion expands, Jennifer Mankins keeps it practical.
New York Times | Aug 9, 2016 7:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
The Pour: Great Wine Is Not Enough on the North Fork A small family winery runs afoul of zoning rules, and apparently compromise is not an option.
New York Times | Aug 5, 2016 4:50 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Sewing for the Instagram Generation Far from the glitz of the runway, on a cluttered floor of an old Manhattan skyscraper, do-it-yourself fashion thrives at the McCall Pattern Company.
New York Times | Aug 2, 2016 5:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Over (Organic) Dinner, These Fitness Studio Competitors Work It Out At the monthly meetings of their supper club, three entrepreneurs talk friendship, snail cream and why New Yorkers are in the best shape.
New York Times | Aug 1, 2016 9:53 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Dignity in Death for Black Families at a Brooklyn Funeral Home Two sisters in Brooklyn help black residents whose families have been shattered by violence navigate their most painful moments.
New York Times | Jul 22, 2016 2:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A New Wrinkle in the Gig Economy: Workers Get Most of the Money Stocksy, an online photo stock site, is an example of start-ups that aim to treat their professionals as owners rather than as freelance labor.
New York Times | Jul 20, 2016 10:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
When Community-Supported Agriculture Is Not What It Seems As demand for local and organic produce has ballooned in the last five years, so have other ideas for connecting farmers to customers.
New York Times | Jul 20, 2016 03:57 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Lifting the Second-Generation Curse Founders of family-run businesses need to bring on the next generation and let it experiment, as well as know when to let go, experts say.
New York Times | Jul 19, 2016 6:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Wealth Matters: Selling a Business Involves More Than Money Owners should run businesses as if they could be bought at any moment, but not rush the process once a deal is made, experts say.
New York Times | Jul 16, 2016 04:38 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Redfin Shies Away From the Typical Start-Up's Gig Economy Redfin, a Seattle company that considers itself a real estate and tech company, has challenged the conventions of both by hiring full-time agents.
New York Times | Jul 14, 2016 5:43 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend