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Business news covering smaller companies and the industry.

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Sam Pardue

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New home for the holidays? Showhomes offers luxury living at rental prices

Home managers Nancy and Robbie Jones decorated one of their homes for Christmas. This is just a taste of some of the luxury they get to experience on a budget. | Photo courtesy of Showhomes

December 8, 2016 - 4:04pm

Sur La Table serves up dine-at-home options in Seattle

Sur La Table now offers Seattle customers at-home cooking classes or dinner parties. I Photo courtesy of Sur La Table.

December 6, 2016 - 3:09pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Phillip Ross

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Matthew "Griff" Griffin

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Manufactured home sales are on the rebound in Washington state

Home by Skyline built this manufactured house. I Photo by Northwest Housing Association.

November 30, 2016 - 5:32pm

Women-owned businesses are growing, but still face challenges

Teresa Meares, chair of the National Association of Women Business Owners, is also president of DGG Uniform and Work Apparel in Jacksonville, Fla. | Photo courtesy of NAWBO.

November 22, 2016 - 5:04pm

MBDA Business Center in Tacoma helps minority-owned enterprises flourish

The MBDA is connecting Cassandra Williams to the right resources to grow her Love by the Slice Baking and Catering Company. I Photo by Georgena Frazier.

November 22, 2016 - 12:43pm

‘Employee engagement’ a hot topic but experts say you need a plan

As the labor market continues to evolve into an employee market, job seekers have more latitude and control on selecting employers where the chances for greater engagement is possible, says management trainer Darryl Warren. | Photo courtesy of Darryl Warren

November 17, 2016 - 12:31pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Gladys Gillis

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