Small Business

Small Business

A co-working space — with sippy cups

Early last year, I toured three spiffy co-working spaces downtown, looking for a shared office space. I had spent most of my early career employed…

Gentrification’s other victims: small businesses

A few weeks ago, Portlanders were stunned by a front page story in the Oregonian that revealed a plan to build a series of 11 high…

Bowing to backlash, Taylor Shellfish decides against using pesticide

In 1895, lawmakers in Olympia reaffirmed a unique provision of state law that had been enacted by the Territorial Legislature. Known as the Bush and…

The Seattle photographer upending online education

In the Seattle studios of CreativeLive, a modern sort of class is in session. The classroom resembles a set from King 5, the NBC affiliate…