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  • Opening a small business is challenging, and one of the most difficult parts of the start-up process is getting all of your permits in place before opening. Below is a list of necessary permits for opening a restaurant, but several apply to any brick and mortar business. I recently wrote a related post on small […]

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  • Understanding tax liability is an important part of any small business start-up plan. I could not find a good summary of all the various taxes because they include federal, state, county and municipal jurisdictions. This discussion is meant to give owners some guidance on what to expect and how to stay compliant in Shelby County Tennessee, […]

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  • http://www.memphisdailynews.com/news/2014/mar/8/making-a-difference//print Making a Difference Taylor Berger’s latest venture aims to ‘Make Memphis’ a better place By Andy Meek It’s a strange thing, acknowledges Memphis businessman Taylor Berger, to form an organization that you don’t necessarily want to be that organized. But that’s just what he and a fellow band of civic-minded, pro-Memphis folks did a […]

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  • We have to stop chasing other cities like Nashville, and focus on who we are as a city, the assets we have in place, and what we do well. More rumblings about building a new convention center have skewed this focus. If we don’t save and build on what we already have we risk losing […]

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  • Saw this piece of urban art yesterday walking along the Shelby Farms Greenline, somewhere between Mendenhall and Waring. We also saw about a million people enjoying the Greenline and its art!

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