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Spotlight: Redbox Instant's Amy Gibby

Spotlight: Redbox Instant's Amy Gibby

Redbox Instant's Chief Marketing Officer discusses what drew her to join the company and how it's positioning itself in a competitive industry with constantly changing technology. Watch »

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2012 at 2:28 PM
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By David Wolinsky

How to Carry Yourself in a Job Interview

How to Carry Yourself in a Job Interview

Regardless of your current situation, everyone can always stand to have some great tips about how to act during a job interview. You might think, hey, it's common sense, right? But, no. Hardly. Read »

Tuesday, Dec 20, 2011 at 3:58 PM
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By Lisa Balde

Redbox Coming to an "L" Stop Near You

Redbox Coming to an

Scooping up a Redbox movie or video game in Chicago will soon be as easy as taking the "L" home. The Chicago Transit Authority recently linked up with the Oakbrook Terrace-based rental company to install Redbox... Read »

Friday, Oct 28, 2011 at 1:51 PM
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By Lisa Balde

Redbox Rental Prices to Increase

Redbox Rental Prices to Increase

Redbox says debit-card processing fees and operating costs forced the hike. Read »

Thursday, Sep 22, 2011 at 2:29 PM
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By Carlise Newman

What to Watch at Chicago Ideas Week: Mitch Lowe

What to Watch at Chicago Ideas Week: Mitch Lowe

As CEO of Redbox, Mitch Lowe revolutionized the video industry. Look for him at Chicago Ideas Week. Read »

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NBC Chicago's "How-To" start up blog aims to help your entrepreneurial idea germinate and grow into a fully functioning business. Lean on our experts, ask questions and find out best practices to take your passion project professional.

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Daily Deals

Daily Deals

Learn from the original daily deals site, Groupon.

Pets

Pets

Some officials have estimated the City of Chicago's dog population to be somewhere around 500,000. Add in all the cats, fish and birds and you've got yourself an industry just begging -- and barking -- to be...

Social Media

Social Media

Social media offers traditional business minds a 12-6 curve ball. But we can help.

Fashion

Fashion

There are plenty of questions for a fledgling fashionista to answer. Never fear: We've got the goods.

Marketing

Marketing

Good luck making a dent in the public conscience if you don't have marketing and branding plan to get your message out.

Food Business

Food Business

Experts say 90 percent of new restaurants fail in their first year of operation. You want to be the 10 percent that makes it. But how?

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David Wolinsky David Wolinsky is a freelance writer, lifelong Chicagoan, and reasonably handsome business-study scion.
Kim Vatis Kim Vatis joined NBC5 News in 1997. She currently Anchors the weekend morning newscasts, is general assignment reporter and special projects reporter for the 10 PM newscasts.
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