Debra Carpenter contributes to the Huffington Post, Startup Grind, Business2Community, and other publications. She is a freelance content specialist who enjoys writing about startups, women in business, and the freelance industry.

 

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Wreef Is Changing the Cannabis Ecommerce Game

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I sat down this week to talk with Mike and Ann Marie Chadwell, cofounders of Wreefs. My first question (what in the world is it?) was answered simply, just as it appears on the homepage of the website: Wreath + Reefer = Wreef Chadwell…

Does the Coworking Industry Need a Reality Check?

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With advanced technology making it’s way into the job market, millennials have begun reimagining the workplace to better fit their needs. One way this generation is bucking tradition is by coworking, a relatively recent phenomenon that allows freelancers and entrepreneurs to enjoy the benefits of working in…

5 Ways Virtual Receptionists Can Help Automate Your Business

Office Management Startup Eden Is Growing at Warp Speed

Running a business is, without question, a hands-on task. There’s no program that can manage your employees for you, make strategic changes, or magically sell your product. However, not all business-related tasks require a full time employee or hands-on time from you – companies…

Top 15 Cities for Young Professionals

10 Best Cities for Millennials Right Now

Young professionals across the country are looking for a place to live that fulfills them on several levels. They want a city that has plenty of other people ages 25-34 living there, lots of new people moving in, low crime, rent, and unemployment, high…

3 Side Hustles That Will Benefit Your Startup

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The vision: You start your own business, bring in tons of profit, and comfortably retire to a private island somewhere in the Caribbean. The reality: You start your own business, struggle to get it off the ground on your tight budget, accrue tons of…

How a Startup Accelerator Can Advance Your Business

If your startup needs funding and you’re not sure where to turn, you may feel overwhelmed. After all, there are myriad ways to get cash for your startup, and none seem particularly easy. However, one of the best ways to advance your startup and…