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LA Metro helps small businesses overcome construction challenges

(Left to right) Dr. William Faulkner and Ken Hitts from the Business Solution Center. | Photo courtesy of the Business Solution Center.

September 7, 2017 - 4:12pm

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

Ernie Garcia

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Lyft opens community center for LA drivers as it chases Uber

The Los Angeles Lyft Hub opened in June. Other locations are San Francisco, Washington D.C., Boston, Portland, Seattle, and Las Vegas, with unannounced cities to come. | Photo Courtesy of Lyft

July 27, 2017 - 1:41pm

In-car entertainment startup takes a backseat ride to success

From left to right, CEO Rob Flessner, VP of Sales Michael Dillon and CTO Eugene Kurdzesau testing the Vugo experience. | Photo courtesy of Vugo.

May 9, 2017 - 1:08pm

Career Path: Motev black-car service founder Robert Gaskill

Robert Gaskill runs the boutique black car company Motev, which operates the largest Tesla model X fleet in the US. | Photo courtesy of Carlos Coll

February 28, 2017 - 6:45am

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

Cindy Heston

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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

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