Private Companies and Nonprofits

Brush up on the cleaning and junk-removal industries

Earlier this spring a local web developer made a surprising observation:  The owner of a commercial

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Seasonal story ideas: Spring’s impact on businesses

Ah, the sights, scents and sounds of spring:  Bare toes, charcoal lighter fluid and thumping bass from

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From voucher vultures to TaskRabbits: tough times

There was a fascinating article in the New York Times the other day about the limits

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Looking for sources? Try HARO, ProfNet

For The New York Times, freelancer Eilene Zimmerman produced a quick-hit  look at five businesses that

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Questions about new, voluntary food nutrition labels

Food has been a … well, hot item for business writers this year, between recalls and

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Get better responses in man-on-the-street interviews

A McClatchy Newspapers story based on “man-on-the-street” interviews with small-business owners nationwide garnered attention recently because

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Miracle-Gro, others get into marijuana business

Custom software, PR firms, lobbyists, stock offerings and major American companies trying to woo business –

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Make Form 990s searchable to check out nonprofits

John Ryan of public radio station KUOW in Seattle has been looking at the pay and

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Private tutoring firms fill gaps from school budgets

Even as many K-12 students are counting down the month or so left in the school

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Backgrounding people and businesses

Jaimi Dowdell, training director for IRE, recommended that you have a strategy when it comes to

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