Small Business Spotlight

New York City trash can
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Joe Connolly
September 16, 2020 - 5:00 am
Business leaders say they need New York City's quality of life to be improved and rent relief in order to recover and create new jobs.
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Downtown Brooklyn
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Joe Connolly
September 09, 2020 - 9:35 am
In an eerily quiet dark age of New York City, which was the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic in March and April, economic development groups see the light at the end of the tunnel as they reimagine and prepare for the post-pandemic workplace.
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Young people with face masks back at work or school in office after lockdown.
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Joe Connolly
September 02, 2020 - 5:00 am
Since the so-called "college experience" will be non-existent for the 2020-21 school year, some students are taking a gap year to find themselves in a job that provides career training and development.
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Kevin O'Leary
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Neil A. Carousso
August 26, 2020 - 5:00 am
Entrepreneur Kevin O’Leary stresses communication and a pivot to digital sales during the “unprecedented” coronavirus pandemic.
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Daymond John
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Neil A. Carousso
August 25, 2020 - 5:00 am
Entrepreneur Daymond John, an investor on ABC’s “Shark Tank,” is encouraging his businesses to think outside the box to survive the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.
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New York City school
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Joe Connolly
August 19, 2020 - 5:00 am
Students, teachers and schools will be forced to embrace online classes in the short-term, but it may take hold as the future of education in a system largely undisrupted in history.
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Barbara Corcoran
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Joe Connolly
August 10, 2020 - 5:00 am
Real estate mogul Barbara Corcoran says 80 percent of the businesses she has invested in on "Shark Tank" will not survive the economic crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Daycare Center
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Joe Connolly
August 05, 2020 - 8:32 am
Education is the life's work of a mother and daughter who provide learning resources for young children in their Brooklyn community, but the coronavirus pandemic is threatening their daycare.
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Don White
Joe Connolly
July 29, 2020 - 5:00 am
Don White, co-founder and chief executive officer, of Satisfi Labs, Inc. was not sure his Artificial Intelligence company would survive the coronavirus pandemic, but since March he made several quick pivots that has led to his sales doubling year-over-year.
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Citi Field
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Joe Connolly
July 22, 2020 - 5:00 am
The boys of summer are back in town, but establishments near Yankee Stadium and Citi Field are fighting an uphill battle in a comeback dampened by a baseball season without fans in attendance.
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