Quick to Fire, Flash-Freezing Cronuts, Giving Up on Cinemas: Dec. 18

Quick to Fire, Flash-Freezing Cronuts, Giving Up on Cinemas: Dec. 18
A daily roundup of the most compelling stories for small business and entrepreneurs (Illustration by Andr?? da Loba)
Illustration by André da Loba

Startups are quick to fire employees who aren’t working out, report Stephanie Gleason and Rachel Feintzeig. [Wall Street Journal]

Gabrielle Karol catches up with Christmas tree farmers coming up on the home stretch of their selling season. [Fox Business]

Specialty-food startup Goldbely flash-froze cronuts, packed the hybrid pastries in dry ice, and shipped them across the country, writes Venessa Wong. [Businessweek.com]

Grover Norquist and Patrick Gleason say New York politicians hate small business. [Reuters]

Filmmaker Tiffany Shlain explains why she’s given up on making films for movie theaters (video). [Bloomberg Television]

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