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Startup flips the switch by plugging Texans into the wholesale market

Griddy connects customers directly into the wholesale electricity market and sends alerts when electricity is cheapest. (Courtesy of Griddy)

April 26, 2017 - 11:38am

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

Nathan Hanks

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

Brooke Lively

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe wants to make a splash in North Texas

Franchise owner Glen Johnson recently opened Tropical Smoothie Cafes in Lubbock and has big plans for the western half of Dallas-Fort Worth. Photo courtesy of Tropical Smoothie Cafe. 

April 12, 2017 - 12:03pm

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

Brenda Stoner

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Texas Legislature may finally have a different outcome for Tesla

For the time being, Tesla has galleries in Texas that showcase its vehicles, but the employees in the stores aren’t able to talk price or actual sale information. | Photo courtesy of Tesla.

April 10, 2017 - 10:16am

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

Kash Bantawala

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

Will Bunker

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

Paul Taskalos

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