Pioneer

Wed, 04/06/2011
From my debut column on Crain’s small-business blog, you got an idea of why the Internet is a global entrepreneur’s best friend, how it offers many options and such convenience for customers worldwide, and why we no longer have the choice to ignore globalization. This column provides related information about three topics: 1. Illinois exports...
Sat, 04/02/2011
Home of the blues. Laboratory for the skyscraper. Birthplace of atomic energy. And cradle of children’s music? No one disputes Chicago’s legacy in many great endeavors, but that last one also deserves notice, given the contribution by Ella Jenkins, a founding mother of children’s music. Jenkins, now 86 , was the first artist to tailor her gifts —...