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

Bob Argyle

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

David Parsons

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Rubber meets the RoadBotics in Pittsburgh

The team behind RoadBotics stand left to right: CEO Mark DeSantis; CCO Courtney Ehrlichman; Christoph Mertz, chief scientist; and CTO Benjamin Schmidt. | Photo courtesy of RoadBotics

December 23, 2016 - 2:22pm

End of an era: Johnson Storage to be family-owned no more

William Johnson started Johnson Storage and Moving at 221 N. Broadway in 1900. In 1926, the company decorated its headquarters to commemorate America's 150th anniversary. | Photo courtesy of Johnson Storage and Moving

December 10, 2016 - 5:17pm

Collision course: Competition heats up in Indy-area auto auction market

Cars roll down the lane of Indianapolis-based XLerate’s Charleston Auto Auction, located in South Carolina. XLerate bought three auctions this year and is looking for more. | Photo courtesy of XLerate

December 8, 2016 - 12:08pm

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

Rona Rahlf

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

Ashley Frye

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Innovation of the Week: Google teaches self-driving cars turns

Google self-driving car at the Computer History Museum. | Photo courtesy of Don DeBold via Flickr. 

 

November 15, 2016 - 6:10pm

Innovation of the Week: Tesla tries to raise the solar roof

A house with Tesla's solar roof tiles installed | Photo from Tesla Motors

November 1, 2016 - 7:47pm

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