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How Two Friends Built a Gourmet Licorice Business Together

By Lynne Strang, Late Blooming Entrepreneurs Some of the entertainment industry’s biggest hits have been about enduring friendships.  Like Laverne and Shirley.  Thelma and Louise.  Kate and Allie.  And of course, Lucy and Ethel. Now, meet Elizabeth and Ardith.  They … Continue reading

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Business is Cooking for Cupcake Entrepreneur

Since opening Cupcake Girls Dessert Company two years ago, 47-year-old Keri Bonner has seen her Florida business take off more than she ever expected.  In an interview with jacksonville.com’s Drew Dixon, Bonner talks about why she started a cupcake company, the difficulties … Continue reading

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Cookies on Call: Franny Martin’s Sweet Success

By Lynne Strang, Late Blooming Entrepreneurs When she was in fifth grade, Franny Martin’s father gave her an item he had clipped from a magazine.  “Quitters Never Win and Winners Never Quit,” it read. That philosophy stayed with Martin during … Continue reading

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