Business InsiderWe went to a Comey watch party at a bar in Brooklyn — here's what it was likeBusiness InsiderDennis Villasana, an attorney who lives in New Jersey, was one of the first people to get the party started and order alcohol. Villasana saw Building on Bond on Business Insider's list of bars showing the testimony, and decided to make the trek to …and more »
Shortly after she arrived at the F.B. Heron Foundation in 2011, Director and President Clara Miller announced she would invest its endowment—now nearly $275 million—only in vehicles… To view the full story, click the title link.
A little sales email kung-fu to help you secure the meetings you need to grow your business.
Technical.ly BrooklynNot being a dick is good business, says Brooklyn VCTechnical.ly Brooklyn“At the end of the day, however, a VC's money is just as green as the next one—which is where your reputation comes in,” O'Donnell, the founder of Brooklyn Bridge Ventures writes. “Every time you slip an obnoxious term into a cap table, or take six …
In the studio and classroom at the back of New York Cake & Baking Distributor in Chelsea, co-owner Lisa Mansour puts a size-21 tip on a pastry bag so she can pipe pink-and-purple flowers onto… To view the full story, click the title link.
The U.S. already prohibits laptops on planes from seven countries, and is considering more. Now domestic flights are on the table, too.
Business InsiderAn urban farm grows in BrooklynBusiness InsiderIn exchange for providing the farms and the year-long program, which includes support on topics like business development, branding, sales and finance, Square Roots shares 30 percent of the revenue with the farmers. Peggs estimates that farmers take …and more »
The city on Tuesday prevailed in its two-decade long legal fight to curtail the adult entertainment industry, winning a decision in New York State’s Court of Appeals that bans adult businesses from… To view the full story, click the title link.
Uber’s personnel scandals and business strategy simply reflect the personality and morals of its founder.
Bread From Brooklyn open in Amsterdam, coming next week to SchenectadyAlbany Times Union (blog)Bread From Brooklyn, a business that began as a supplier of Brooklyn-baked bread, bagels and pastries to upstate restaurants and pizzerias, last month opened its first storefront, at 3734 Route 30 in Amsterdam. It is planning to open its second …
The de Blasio administration has ambitious goals for minority- and women- owned businesses, but in the construction industry, few such firms have the capacity to meet them, an industry… To view the full story, click the title link.
The lessons? Don’t say racist, sexist, misogynistic stuff–and especially don’t say it on the Internet.
Business InsiderIBM launched a high school to churn out workers for corporate tech jobs — take a look insideBusiness InsiderMany land these jobs after paid internships among people 20 or 30 years their senior. So far, 10 graduates have accepted offers. In June, P-TECH will graduate students from that first class in 2011. Business Insider ventured to the Brooklyn school to …and more »
Broadway adores its divas. Bette Midler is a resounding smash in Hello, Dolly! Glenn Close is once again packing the house with her reprise of the role Norma Desmond in Sunset Boulevard. Stage… To view the full story, click the title link.
According to a recent study, 74% of people have been victims of package theft.
CBS NewsThe Brooklyn Navy Yard's rebirth as a high-tech centerCBS News"Oh, it's a major shot in the arm for my business," he said. The New Lab companies are valued at nearly a billion dollars — not a bad turnaround for this once-abandoned site. The Brooklyn Navy Yard … where an entirely new generation is coming to do …and more »
After president Donald trump said June 1 that he would quit the Paris climate agreement, Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein took to Twitter for the first time to slam the decision. Yet most New York… To view the full story, click the title link.
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NY1New Brooklyn Facility Helps Entrepreneurs Bring Food Manufacturing Back to the CityNY1She launched the business from her Brooklyn apartment in 2011. "I really saw that there was no one was making salt-water taffy here in New York City," Wu said. Needing to expand, Wu recently moved production into this new food manufacturing center, …
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Startup Edmonton welcomes every entrepreneur from tech to tattoos and provides the needed community to help them take risks necessary to scale.
Business InsiderA long-awaited Wegmans store in Brooklyn probably won't open for another 2 yearsBusiness InsiderA job posting on Wegmans' website says the Brooklyn Navy Yard's Wegmans is "set to open in mid-late 2019." Valerie Fox, a spokesperson for Wegmans, told Business Insider the company is still waiting for the developer of the site, Steiner NYC, to finish …and more »
Meal-kit delivery service Blue Apron has filed to go public. The New York company is one of the best-known of a wave of companies that sell boxes of ingredients for home-cooked meals. It said in a… To view the full story, click the title link.
Read to children like this, and they’ll have greater cognitive development — and become more successful.