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Proof is in the ice cream: Momenti’s spirited Vegas enterprise

Leif Pearson at the Momenti Spirited Ice Cream warehouse in southwest Las Vegas. | Photo by Corey Levitan for Crain's Las Vegas

November 1, 2016 - 9:03pm

Herb rush: Ballot initiatives could set marijuana business ablaze

The harlequin cannabis strain is known for its high levels of cannabidiol, a compound that's been shown to have therapeutic applications.

October 28, 2016 - 4:08pm

Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

Silent Savasana yoga sessions quietly pay off with ingenious business model

Yoga instructor Dray Gardner stretches the limits, along with the bodies of 350 attendees, at Silent Savasana's monthly Green Valley Ranch practice. | Photo courtesy of Silent Savasana
 

October 5, 2016 - 2:10am

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

Cortnie Purdy-Fausner

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

Betsy Mikesell

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

Michael Hutchings

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

Eric Dunn

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

Nephi Oliva

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

Branden Powers

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