business ownership

31 05, 2020

Achieving Financial and Personal Rewards

2020-05-31T16:22:36-04:00May 31st, 2020|Tags: , , , |

Before launching their 360˚ Painting franchise last summer, Mack and Sharon Strange were unsure if their post-retirement collaboration was a good idea. Mack, a former minister, and Sharon, a former teacher, had differing managerial styles. But after almost one full year in business, their Nashville-based company is booming. By Jessica Jones

(more…)

31 05, 2020

Firing the Boss Meant Brighter Days

2020-05-31T11:12:55-04:00May 31st, 2020|Tags: , , , , , |

A decade ago, Darrin Baker was a construction worker performing excavations for bridges. But his work – and income – came to a halt each winter in his native Pacific Northwest where cold, wet weather made working conditions impossible. By Rochelle Miller

(more…)