Posts Tagged ‘crowdspring’

10 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Standup Comics

Mike | December 10th, 2012

Great entrepreneurs are great observers. They carefully monitor the competition, the market, their team, and their various stakeholders. Great entrepreneurs learn from the world around them and they never, ever stop learning. This is the latest in a series of posts, musing on what we can learn from the most unexpected of sources. Sure we […]

Read full post »

The December cS Award and the November cS Award Winners!

Mike | December 7th, 2012

Back in 2011, we announced a monthly cS Award to honor quality work by designers and writers in the crowdSPRING community. December cS Award This month we are hosting a project for the Writers in our community! No, you don’t have to be a professional writer to participate – in fact any Creative who has an […]

Read full post »

The November cS Award and the October cS Award Winners!

Mike | November 6th, 2012

Last summer, we announced that we would issue a monthly cS Award to honor quality work by designers and writers in the crowdSPRING community. November cS Award This month we are hosting another fun project! We need a new T-shirt designed for cS, and with the holidays on the horizon we figure we can get it […]

Read full post »

Nerdfighters Build a Community of Awesome

Audree | August 20th, 2012

Last week, I attended LeakyCon here in Chicago with my daughter and her best friend. LeakyCon is a conference for Harry Potter fans, and much, much, more. One of the panels we went to was run by John & Hank Green, a.k.a. the VlogBrothers, and creators of many things awesome. They are also the founders […]

Read full post »

12 Questions: Meet Dylan Barmmer (USA)

Audree | August 15th, 2012

In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community. For these interviews, we pick people who add value to our community – in the blog, in the forums, in the projects. Plainly – activities that make crowdSPRING a better community. Be professional, treat others with respect, help us build […]

Read full post »

Dear Applicant, Part 2: The Thirds

Mike | July 23rd, 2012

I wrote a post last year on how job applicants can improve their chances with a prospective employer, and today I wanted to explore this in a different way. In spite of the dismal state of the U.S.  economy and the job market (particularly for younger people) there are many, many companies that are hiring […]

Read full post »

Spotlight on crowdSPRING

Ross | June 12th, 2012

We recently sat down with Built In Chicago and NBC Chicago to talk about crowdSPRING. Here’s the short video.

Read full post »