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Callbox Storage wants to upend the self-storage industry in Texas and beyond

Callbox Storage's app lists the inventory a customer has in storage and allows them to recall a box or item on-demand. | Photo courtesy of Callbox Storage.

October 30, 2017 - 4:53pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Mike Warn

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jeff Sinelli

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Need an ugly Christmas sweater? This Texas pop-up shop has you covered

The Ugly Christmas Sweater Shop returns this year with three locations and the option to rent rather than buy. (Courtesy of Ugly Christmas Sweater Shop) 

October 16, 2017 - 9:55am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Koel Thomae

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Career Path: CEO talks the 1990s gig economy

Kim Houlne, CEO of Working Solutions, started the original gig economy in 1996 so people could work from home. | Photo courtesy of Working Solutions.

September 15, 2017 - 3:35pm

Dallas hotel operator burst onto the scene with 14 properties

Perch Nelson, president of Phoenix American Hospitality, has been on a hotel buying spree in the last 12 months. | Photo courtesy of Phoenix American Hospitality.

August 14, 2017 - 5:25pm

A home, office cleaning service is growing in Texas

Commercial cleaner Jan-Pro is also looking for new master franchises to open in the North Texas area.  | Photo courtesy of Jan-Pro and Maid Right.

August 3, 2017 - 5:28pm

Four Day Weekend tells all in new "Happy Accidents" book

The founders of Four Day Weekend detail their favorite stories with some business sense in the new "Happy Accidents: The Transformative Power of "Yes, And" at Work and in Life." (Photo submitted by Four Day Weekend) 

July 25, 2017 - 3:43pm

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