Tag Archives: Business

Central Banking Series: Location Matters in a Global Economy

Author: Jarrod Davis

Northwest Arkansas is a hotbed for business and retail. It’s no surprise that the Global Interdependence Center (GIC) has chosen Fayetteville as a city to host one of its Central Banking Series. It’s an honor for our area and an outstanding opportunity for our local business leadership. We were very excited to learn our friend Colby Beland, Vice President of Sales…

Small Business Help for College Entrepreneurs

Author: 8th and Walton

Did you know that Harvard used to prevent student entrepreneurs from operating businesses from their dorm rooms? It wasn’t until the year 2000 that the college Dean, Harry R. Lewis, proposed a change to school rules that would allow students to start businesses while living on campus. The change came about because of the emerging e-commerce revolution that allowed young people…