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Local stock market investor is smashing the market average…and helping others do it too

Local stock market investor is smashing the market average…and helping others do it too

There's no doubt about it...the world is changing. And when it comes to our financial futures, things aren't the same as they used to be. Company pensions are all but a thing of ...

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Christmas Gifts for Men that Even Santa Would Want

Christmas Gifts for Men that Even Santa Would Want

Best Christmas Gifts for Men in 2017 - Finding truly unique Christmas gifts for men in 2017 can be difficult. Browse our best picks and gather some great Christmas gift ideas for ...

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25 Best Gift Ideas for Moms

25 Best Gift Ideas for Moms

Because you love your mom AND your mom loves thoughtful presents. Give the woman who means so much something more than a store-bought knickknack. These thoughtful, hand-picked ...

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Losing Purpose & Finding Hope – Christopher Vasquez from kmjDesigns

Losing Purpose & Finding Hope – Christopher Vasquez from kmjDesigns

Christopher Vasquez, Owner and Jewelry Designer of kmjDesigns, creates his jewelry with beads from all over the world which include (but not limited to) stone, pearl, metal, ...

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15 Great Gifts for Iowa Hawkeyes Fans

15 Great Gifts for Iowa Hawkeyes Fans

Iowa Hawkeye Fans Diehard Iowa Hawkeye fans are ones that live and breathe University of Iowa sports. Typically they'll be season ticket holders for football, basketball, or ...

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It’s Not Just Business, It’s Personal – YES I AM Designs

It’s Not Just Business, It’s Personal – YES I AM Designs

According to Kristine Bauer, Owner of YES I AM Designs, her business isn't just business, it's personal. Kristine's business creates treasurable personalized gifts and ...

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Can’t It Be Small Business Day, Everyday?

Can’t It Be Small Business Day, Everyday?

  I've been searching for the right words for this post for a while now. As we near the Christmas season it's been on my mind even more. While searching for ...

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KCRG Feature Story: Marion woman starts local ‘online farmers market’ marketplace

KCRG Feature Story: Marion woman starts local ‘online farmers market’ marketplace

Original story here: http://www.kcrg.com/content/news/Marion-woman-starts-local-online-farmers-market-marketplace--452923333.html By Samantha Myers, KCRG-TV9 | Posted: Tue ...

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Our Why – Every Business Has A Why, Here’s Ours

Our Why – Every Business Has A Why, Here’s Ours

Every business has a why. It's the reason why you decided to start a business in the first place. The reason why you keep on moving forward with, it day after day. This is the ...

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Katy’s Kitchen- Baking the World a Sweeter Place

Katy’s Kitchen- Baking the World a Sweeter Place

Katy's Kitchen creates custom cakes and cookies for birthdays, weddings, and other celebrations. Katy Sennett, a local baker and owner of Katy's Kitchen, is relatively new at ...

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Former Passion Turns Into a Current Business for a Local Teacher

Former Passion Turns Into a Current Business for a Local Teacher

It's never to late to pursue something you're passionate about. For George Herman, owner of The Well Spoken Monkey, he's found passion once again in something he's loved since he ...

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What It’s Like To Be An Entrepreneur- Explained in GIFs

What It’s Like To Be An Entrepreneur- Explained in GIFs

Want to know what it's like to be an entrepreneur? Though it's not always easy, entrepreneurship is one of the most rewarding endeavors one can engage in. You get to deliver ...

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Cedar Rapids Area Woman Steps Into the ‘LimeLight’

Cedar Rapids Area Woman Steps Into the ‘LimeLight’

In her early 60’s, Cindy Lee may not be your typical direct sales consultant, but the beauty company she represents, LimeLight by Alcone, is anything but typical. After she ...

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Father’s Day Gift Guide – He’s Hard to Shop For, Until Now

Father’s Day Gift Guide – He’s Hard to Shop For, Until Now

Let's face it, Dad's are hard to shop for. It seems like they've got every tool imaginable and way more ties than they'll ever need. This year, try something different. Purchase a ...

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How I Fixed My Bad Gift Giving Skills

How I Fixed My Bad Gift Giving Skills

By Robert Edilson (Marketplace Co-Founder) I'm assuming I'm not alone in this... but I'm not always the best at giving gifts. I often find myself walking around Wal-Mart or ...

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