Becoming the Boss

Welcome to Becoming the Boss, our series celebrating small business owners who are making the transition from solo-entrepreneur to employer by hiring their first employee. Check back periodically for new installments.

Becoming the Boss

Above the FoldNov 05, 2015 - 11:00am
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Becoming the Boss: How an Entrepreneur Muscled Her Way Onto the CrossFit Scene

At 27, Maddie Watkins is used to being a coach to her fitness clients. Now, she's a coach to her employees, too.

Above the FoldAug 24, 2015 - 9:00am

Becoming the Boss: How a Media Maven Set Her Startup Venture in Motion

"My favorite part has been having creative freedom and not being told what I can or can’t do," Apgood says.

Above the FoldJul 31, 2015 - 9:00am

Becoming the Boss: An Architect’s Move from Prada to Pet Stores

Our first episode in a new series celebrating first-time employers features Bridget Gaddis.