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Waste Not Want Not – Creating a Business from Wasted Veggies

imperfectOver 20% of the produce grown for human consumption in the US goes to waste; that means instead of being eaten it is dumped in landfills where it releases methane gas into the atmosphere. The aesthetic standards imposed upon society does not only apply to people but to our produce as well. Like people, a pear comes in all different shapes and sizes and that doesn’t mean a lumpy or lopsided pear is any less nutritious or tasty than a perfectly symmetrical one.

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More Companies Hiring Work From Home Employees

work-from-homeThere used to be a time when work from home jobs were considered a scam. Even if you could find one of these, it was likely that your wages would be low.

In today’s day and age, this has all changed. More companies than ever are hiring work from home employees. There are many reasons for this, including increased efficiency and lower overhead. Furthermore, a growing number of employees are interested in this setup, as it affords them more flexibility.

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How One Woman Helps Small Businesses Succeed

margo-brownMany cities throughout the United States live and die with the success of local small businesses.

While some business owners have what it takes to achieve great success, others need a little help along the way. Fortunately, there are people and organizations built to assist those in need.

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Butt Kicking Her Way to New Career Heights

Ariane Hundt kicks butts for a living. The fitness trainer and nutritionist gets health conscious New Yorkers into shape using the iconic mile-long Brooklyn Bridge as a gymnasium.  High above the East River her Brooklyn Bridge Bootcamp gives participants a rigorous workout of running, push ups, squats, and leg raises.

Ariane Hundt

Ariane Hundt

Turn the clock back a few years and Ariane is a successful, but stressed out executive.  She longed to break out and do something in line with her core beliefs and values.  This is the story of how she did it.

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