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How This Famous Canadian Chef Is Hoping to Make it Big in Texas

Stefano Faita’s million-watt smile is recognizable to most Quebecers with cable TV and a kitchen—and even those with neither. With three bestselling Italian cookbooks under his belt (en français), four busy restaurants in Montreal, and a starring role as host of the countryside roving table-to-farm show Arrive en Campagne, Faita is a household name in …

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How Sustainable Startup Rothy’s Found Success Turning Recycled Water Bottles into Fashionable Footwear

On a corner in San Francisco’s Jackson Square, formerly part of the city’s famed Barbary Coast and now an enclave of design firms and disruptive start-ups, the fog swirls just beyond the windows that run the length of Rothy’s headquarters. The fog is so thick and ever-present the locals have named it Karl. But inside, …

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These Award-Winning Chefs Are Expressing Their Indian Heritage With Southern Food

Despite its notoriously tiny kitchen and a bathroom trapped in 1975, The James Beard House is one location chefs want to cook a meal at during their career. After all, if you make it to the house where the Dean of American Cookery hung his toque, you’ve done something spectacular. And on a recent summer …

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Investors Clamor for Cloudflare IPO, Despite Controversies—Cyber Saturday

A few days before taking a company public, the last thing a founder might hope for is a news cycle to kick off about how the company may have violated U.S. sanctions regulations. That happened this week to Cloudflare, a San Francisco-based network performance and cybersecurity firm. “It’s one of those times when being in …

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Yes, Passive Investing Has Exploded. But Here’s Why Fears of a Bubble are Overblown

The tidal wave of money pouring into index funds and ETFs has always been a concern to the asset management industry. Sporting rock bottom fees and yielding often superior returns, these fund vehicles have become something of an existential threat to asset managers. Now those concerns are morphing from career risk to market risk. Michael …

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Why the Most Successful Chefs and Restaurateurs Are Thankful for Their Failures

No matter where you’re dining in the world, the sound of glass shattering as it hits the floor creates a universal reaction. A mistake happened, a staff member cleans up the mess, and life goes on. However, most fails in hospitality happen without the guest ever knowing. Sometimes, it’s because there aren’t even guests there …

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