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Business news covering the entrepreneurial culture and new business ventures.

Love, enthusiasm drive some young professionals to stand by Conn.

Matthew Carbray, right, photographed on the set of "Face the State," founded Avon-based Ridgeline Financial Partners 10 years ago as a 25 year old. | Photo courtesy of Matthew Carbray

August 16, 2016 - 3:42pm

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

Nate Quigley

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Wilton woman among pioneer class as ServiceCorps looks to grow in CT

July 28, 2016 - 4:24pm

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

Emmitt Smith

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Conn.-made cosmetics cash in on Kardashian connection

Brenda Mierzejewski's Mizzi Cosmetics business took off after a member of the celebrity Kardashian family endorsed the Portland, Conn.-made products in a People magazine interview and YouTube video. | Photo courtesy of via MPHStudios/Melissa Hanson

July 20, 2016 - 4:48pm

My Mentor: 18-year-old businesswoman builds off mom’s inspiration

Fairfield, Conn. 18-year-old Annie Blumenfeld, left, is headed to Cornell University in the fall with a great deal of business experience gleaned through her mother, Lisa, right. | Photo courtesy of the Blumenfelds

July 11, 2016 - 5:23pm

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

Chris Pierson

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

Adam Zilberbaum

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

Scott Lipow

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