Need a new sofa delivered? A playhouse assembled? Or just help moving that busted fridge to the curb? Download TaskRabbit and plug in your credit card number, task, and zip code, and you’ll instantly be hooked up with an army of local handy people.
Midtown’s Auto Spa Bistro amps up a mundane chore with a tiny but efficient restaurant, where patrons can sip cocktails while watching the suds roll off their cars or relax in purple snakeskin chairs that are more ultra lounge than waiting room.
Entrepreneurs and teleworkers have traded in their basement offices and the crowded coffee shop for memberships in Roam, which operates shared workspaces in Dunwoody and Alpharetta (and has one on tap in Cumberland for early 2015).
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