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In 2014, an entrepreneur named Ryan Grepper attempted to fund a project called the Coolest Cooler on Kickstarter. Grepper's goal was to raise $50,000. Instead, he raised more than $13 million from more than 60,000 backers. Seemingly overnight, Grepper had far more funding than he thought he needed -- and more than…

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Etsy is a growing e-commerce community that focuses on unique and handmade items. In Idaho, Etsy is quickly becoming a part of individual's side-hustle to add a little income from home. Becoming a successful Etsy seller involves starting with a solid foundation of strategy. Here are some tips for building…

Idaho Business - Idaho Communities

Many businesses operate on a tight margin. When it comes to maintaining a profit for the year, tax incentives and tax credits can be significant. When planning your business expenses and preparing to file your tax returns, keep these five tax incentives in mind. Workforce Training Fund The state of…

Every business needs security. Whether you are protecting your inventory or client data, having the right devices and processes can help your company avoid disaster. Inadequate or inappropriate security solutions can result in data breaches or theft of valuable assets. Whatever the scale of your business or the type of…

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A common saying in business and personal growth is that mistakes can be a great teacher. And while that can certainly be true, it is always preferable to learn from other peoples’ mistakes and avoid the pain from your own. Having studied businesses and their mistakes for several years now,…

Idaho Falls Bagels

There’s a new business in downtown Idaho Falls—and a delicious one at that. The space that once held Lily’s Consignment has been remodeled and is now home to City Bagel & Bakery. Located at the corner of Shoup Avenue and A street, in the 101-year-old Shane building, City Bagel &…

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As a recent trend has been sweeping the area, Steve and Jennifer Jones decided to get Idaho Falls on board by opening Exodus Escape Rooms. This new adventure business is housed at 387 Park Avenue. An escape room is an interactive physical game where players are locked inside of a…

Seventh Generation is moving to Unilever

Seventh Generation is a private American company headquartered in Burlington, Vt. The company was initially a mail-order catalog, but its line of cleaning, paper, and personal care products designed has been available in supermarkets and big box stores for a while now. Unilever has recently announced their plan to acquire…

Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Would Bring 1,000+ Jobs to Idaho Falls

The following is a news release from the city of Idaho Falls. IDAHO FALLS — During the Intermountain Energy Summit, held in Idaho Falls earlier this week, there was discussion about Idaho National Laboratory being the preferred site to locate the construction and operation of the world’s first NuScale Power…

Method - The Clean Brand Continues to Grow

They folks at Method call themselves the “people against dirty.” Method is a relatively new company that makes and sells non-toxic, biodegradable, and naturally derived cleaning products from laundry detergents to dish and hand soaps. A pair of former roommates, designer/marketer Eric Ryan and chemical engineer Adam Lowry, founded method…

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