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Arkansas’s Entrepreneurial Spirit

In 2009, a 21-year-old interior design major at the University of Arkansas took a risk, trusted her gut, and started her own business on just $100. Today, that business — a clothing boutique called Riffraff — is a million-dollar operation with storefront locations in Fayetteville and Dallas and a strong online presence. Owner Kirsten Stuckey, now 28, first started Riffraff mainly as a refurbished furniture store that also sold jewelry and clothing. But as customers continued to buy...

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