Latest from J.D. Harrison

On a day of pitches, Case, Durham and ArchiveSocial throw strikes

A behind-the-scenes look at a stop on the AOL founder’s Rise of the Rest start-up tour.
  • May 7, 2015

Business Rx: How to manage a rapidly growing team

Growth is great. But what happens when one-on-one management and mentorship becomes impossible?
  • May 6, 2015

More than 18 million Americans visited D.C. in 2014; fifth straight record year

As other sectors sputter, the city's tourism industry is providing some lift to the economy. But is that a good thing?
  • May 5, 2015

Many business owners try to keep work and home separate. For her, it’s all family.

How a Taiwanese immigrant and mother of two built Maryland's small business of the year.
  • May 4, 2015

While most small contractors were sputtering, hers was going from zero to 60

How one woman built the a National Small Business of the Year contender while others in D.C. were just trying to survive.
  • May 4, 2015

Usually, young entrepreneurs are the ones pitching. Here, they have the checkbook.

Started three years ago in Washington, NextGen has raised funds from its own members to take its fresh-faced investment model global.
  • May 1, 2015

Business Rx: Happily-ever-after limits her company’s profit-per-customer

She helps brides change their names. But that presents a problem from a revenue-model standpoint.
  • Apr 30, 2015