Posts Tagged ‘innovation’

Twitter Link Roundup #300 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

Ross Kimbarovsky | July 7th, 2017

Elon Musk may be the greatest entrepreneur of our generation. Sure, there are other phenomenal entrepreneurs, including Jeff Bezos of Amazon and Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook, among others. But Musk has faced enormous challenges and risks in trying to move humanity forward in a number of important areas, including space exploration, green energy, artificial intelligence, […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #299 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

Amanda Bowman | June 30th, 2017

As citizens of the planet, I think it’s our job to be kind to each other as often as possible. I came across this story on tiny kindnesses, and I think it’s a great reminder that being kind doesn’t have to be a huge gesture. Kindness is not always a difficult or profound choice: Often, […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #298 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

Amanda Bowman | June 23rd, 2017

Getting ready to head on a summer trip? Paulo Coelho has 9 great tips to make yours a meaningful one. It’s easy to get lost, so to speak, in a long list of must-sees and to-dos when you take a vacation. Try taking some of Mr. Coelho’s suggestions so you can make your experience an […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #297 – Terrific Reads For Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers and Designers!

Amanda Bowman | June 16th, 2017

As graduation season comes to a close, I like to reflect on Michael Lewis’ Princeton Baccalaureate speech from 2012. I know that I have been handed plenty of cookies, and sharing them has never been more important as we become increasingly connected to one another. Now, we hope you enjoy another great set of links […]

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How To Use Design Thinking to Innovate Your Business

Katie Lundin | April 11th, 2017

“How did you come up with that? I could never think of that.” Creative people are often viewed as mysterious, whimsical and ineffable creatures. And yet, the innovation and solutions creativity generates have incredible value. What if I told you that there is a method to the madness? That you, too, can innovate and problem-solve […]

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13 Women Entrepreneurs Who Are Changing the World

Katie Lundin | March 31st, 2017

There’s a revolution going on in the world of entrepreneurship. Though business is traditionally considered a man’s world, the 2016 State of Women-Owned Businesses Report shows that the number of women-owned businesses in the US has grown at a rate 5 times faster than the national average over the past 9 years. And women-owned businesses are […]

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The Immigrant Entrepreneurs Leading Successful American Companies

Arielle Kimbarovsky | March 29th, 2017

What do Google, eBay, Whatsapp, Instagram and thousands of other successful companies have in common? They were each founded by an immigrant entrepreneur. According to Partnership for a New American Economy, 40% of the top Fortune 500 companies were started by immigrant entrepreneurs. Smaller businesses are heavily impacted by immigrant entrepreneurs too: 1 out of […]

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How 5 Successful Entrepreneurs Stay Creative While Running a Business

Arielle Kimbarovsky | March 15th, 2017

Successful entrepreneurs share a common trait: they are creative. As I wrote previously: Startups are like roller-coasters. If you run or work at a startup, you experience many highs and lows and you can’t always anticipate what’s ahead. Education and experience help us overcome many difficult situations, but education and experience are rarely enough. To be […]

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Supercharge Your Startup or Small Business With A New Top-Level Domain Name

Arielle Kimbarovsky | January 9th, 2017

Naming a startup or small business is tricky. The company’s name sets the tone for how customers and prospects perceive the company and is a critical part of the brand. Of course, you also want people to remember your brand, so there’s a lot of pressure to find the perfect name. When we name companies […]

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