Kristin Comly and her father are a dynamic daughter/dad business duo! For the past two years, Kristin has co-managed her father’s office cleaning business, located right outside of Philadelphia – JBC Cleaning, LLC. Kristin’s dad also owns a building and office maintenance business, servicing healthcare
Leslie VanBogart, Owner of Your Tanning Bar
Leslie has only been in business for 4-1/2 years and is well on her way to her third location before the age of 30. Although the clock is ticking, Leslie is calm and collected as she shares her wisdom
Randi Busse is the President of Workforce Development Group, Inc. and the author of “Turning Rants Into Raves: Turn Your Customers On Before They Turn On YOU!” During the past nine years, Randi has worked with salons, limo companies, moving companies, restaurants, and a variety
Barbara Corcoran, one of the "Sharks" on the popular network TV show, has hired (and fired) hundreds of people throughout her career. She offers up these terrific tips for finding great managers and salespeople.
Here are some other great time-tested ways for identifying talent.
Once you've identified
Jeannine Hewitt, Founder of Geri's Garden, Fair Oaks, California
What’s your back story?
We opened in October 2001. I’d been working in a retail as a district manager. I did my research but…(there’s always a but!)
What would you do differently if you were starting all over?
Have you ever imagined yourself starting a company with your mother -- or better yet, your daughter who might have some fresh ideas for a new business? Starting a business with family can have huge advantages – but some challenges as well.
In fact, mothers and
What’s hot in spa services? It’s right in front of your face (literally!)
Eyebrows are hotter than ever. We take them for granted, but Elke Von Freudenberg is a New York City-based celebrity eyebrow specialist who understands that eyebrows can make or break your look. Her
Question: Who’s happier? The woman who bought a handbag or the woman who went on vacation?
Answer: If someone has to choose between a thing and an activity these days, the latter seems to be winning-out! Not only are “experience” businesses (like resorts, spas, etc.) seeing