Business

What does it take for a bookstore to survive in Miami?

We reached out to some of our favorite novel hawkers to learn how they make it happen.

/ August 27, 2017


How Miami Book Fair’s latest partnership was design-hacked by a fourth grader

Miami Book Fair’s latest partnership with Moonlighter makerspace bridges literature, design thinking, and community.

/ August 15, 2017


Take a trip to the zoo. The muffler zoo.

We had a reader write to us about this gem of a muffler repair shop up on N.W. 7th Ave. So we decided to take a field trip. What we found, was a zoo of muffler creatures.

/ July 26, 2017


It’s good business to be LGBTQ tolerant

Being a company that promotes equality in the workplace isn’t just the right thing to do, it’s actually a really good business strategy. If Florida adopted a state non-discrimination policy, then it would know.

/ July 25, 2017


These are the companies who will get rich helping Miami adapt to rising seas

The seas are rising. It will be costly to adapt, but there are a few lucky businesses that stand to make a lot of cash in building our resiliency.

/ July 9, 2017


SpeedETab wants you to help you cut the line.

Ain’t nobody got time to wait five minutes for their morning coffee at Panther.

/ June 8, 2017


Wynwood Yard is a lowkey startup and culture incubator

Wynwood Yard has gone from a barren plot of land to a thriving cultural center and startup incubator in just 1.5 years, despite a Zika scare that threatened it all.

/ May 31, 2017


The Bookstore in the Grove is closing. It won’t be the last.

The Bookstore In The Grove is closing because owner Felice Dubin, like thousands of baby boomers, is retiring. Thousands of Florida small business could be next.

/ May 29, 2017


Tell us about a local small business you can’t live without

It’s national Small Business Week this week, so we’re celebrating some of the small businesses that make this city tick.

/ April 30, 2017


Entrepreneurs create a new vision of community for Miami’s kids

A new generation of organizations is creating community for Miami’s kids. Here are some of our favorites.

/ April 20, 2017