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Health & Wellness
Leaving Her Mark

Olympic sprinter Courtney Okolo is on track to win more gold. By Gretchen M. Sanders The gun pops and Courtney Okolo springs from the starting blocks…

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Young and Restless

Two college students, Angela Jin and Nishiki Maredia, channeled their love for boy band One Direction into a social justice movement. By Kat Sampson Entrepreneurs Angela…

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The Amazon of Nonprofits

As the executive director of I Live Here, I Give Here, Celeste Flores is proud of how the 10-year-old organization is living up to its name.…

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From the Desk of Jenny Hoff

The managing editor of Bankrate and personal finance reporter at creditcards.com cuts through the confusion of determining your credit score. By April Cumming, Photo by Kevin…

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From Big Idea to Business

The co-founder of Austin’s Small Business Festival, Mikaela Berman, confides how to turn your next ingenious idea into a full-time job. By Alessandra Rey For most…

Food
Jam Session

Confituras Founder Stephanie McClenny is taking her preserves company from a farmers-market booth to a brick-and-mortar location this spring. By Alessandra Rey From locally grown coffee…

Featured Stories
Built to Scale

Stephanie Breedlove fulfilled her entrepreneurial dream in a big way. Now she’s committed to growing her next venture—to support and mentor her fellow female entrepreneurs—to even…

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Time Management 101

Expert Maura Thomas provides entrepreneurs with three tips for finding more hours in the day. By Sarah E. Ashlock “People think about productivity as just getting…

ATX Finds
How To Start a Podcast

Michelle Pimm, one of the voices behind Austin-based podcast I Was Just Saying That, offers her insight on how to direct a dialogue. By Emma Whalen…

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Three

That’s the number of female African-American architects in Austin. By Shelley Seale, Photos by Dustin Meyer The year was 2007. The setting was New Orleans. Trinity…