8 Social Entrepreneur Hacks That Can Help Get Your Community Project Funded
In 2016, Creative Loafing contributor Kia O. Moore was one of two winners of the Knight Foundation's Emerging City Champions program in Charlotte. With the $5,000 grant she received, Moore started Hip Hop Orchestrated to blend hip-hop culture with ...
How The Sprinkles Cupcakes Entrepreneur Is Reinventing Pizza
When Candace Nelson opened Sprinkles Cupcakes, a Beverly Hills cupcake bakery, in 2005, it created a cupcake frenzy that soon had Barbra Streisand sending Sprinkles boxes to Oprah, and the rest of us lining up at the world's first Cupcake ATM.
I'm an entrepreneur who's hired over 50 freelancers — here are the 6 traits I look for - Business InsiderBusiness Insider
I'm an entrepreneur who's hired over 50 freelancers — here are the 6 traits I look for
I've had some bad experiences with freelancers. If you've worked with freelancers, you know it can be a crapshoot. You post a job, then hope the right person applies. Sometimes it works out, and sometimes it doesn't. After having the process blow up in ...and more »
- Entrepreneur Shri Thanedar joins 2018 gubernatorial race
The Michigan Daily
On April 5, Shri Thanedar, an Ann Arbor entrepreneur and former University of Michigan postdoctoral scholar, filed the necessary paperwork to run for Democratic governor of Michigan in 2018. Thanedar is the former CEO of Avomeen Analytical Services ...
- Pitt-Bradford Alumni Association to honor entrepreneur
The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford Alumni Association will honor George Repchick '82, a corporate executive in the healthcare industry, with its Alumni Award of Distinction. The award will be presented during commencement, to be held at 2 p.m ...
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- Tech entrepreneur turned small-town Texas values into a global social network
The gig: Nirav Tolia, 45, is the co-founder and chief executive of Nextdoor, the neighborhood social network that lets people connect with their neighbors, share news, tips and sometimes gossip with their local community. The San Francisco-based ...
- Fox Baltimore
Salisbury University gets $5.5M gift for entrepreneur center
SALISBURY, Md. (AP) - A Maryland businessman has donated $5.5 million to Salisbury University, a gift that will help fund the school's new Center for Entrepreneurship. The Daily Record and the Daily Times report the donation announced Thursday is the ...and more »
- Chicago Tribune
Family mourns entrepreneur killed in shooting on Dan Ryan's Chinatown exit
Jeremy Scullark was fatally shot on the Dan Ryan Expressway near Chinatown. His friends and family held a vigil in his memory on April 21, 2017. (Phil Velasquez / Chicago Tribune). Gregory PrattContact ReporterChicago Tribune. Carrying flowers ...and more »
- Santa Clarita Valley Signal
Tech entrepreneur plans resort at former Robinson Ranch
Santa Clarita Valley Signal
This rendering depicts a planned two-story, 100-room resort hotel with a wellness center, spa and fitness center on the first floor, and yoga and meditation deck upstairs. Courtesy rendering. Share on Facebook · Tweet about this on Twitter · Email this ...
- Small Business Trends
The "Anti-Helicopter Parenting" Guide to Raising an Entrepreneur
Small Business Trends
Raising children is difficult. Carving a future is even more difficult, especially in the chaotic world of the Millennials. As a parent, if you ever find yourself wondering how to prepare your child for success in this new world of work,"Raising an ...
- The ability to manage stress is what sets apart successful entrepreneurs from not-so-successful ones. Just ask Bill Gates and Richard Branson.
- WFMZ Allentown
One-on-one with 'serial entrepreneur' Jack Gulati
READING, Pa. - Jack Gulati, the owner of the Reading Royals, calls himself a serial entrepreneur. He's owned 43 businesses, the latest being another hockey team -- the Allen Americans in Texas -- he bought a few weeks ago. Gulati's businesses have run ...
- Terra's Kitchen CEO Mike McDevitt says there are learners and there are knowers. Which would you want on your team?
- We all have choices to make regarding how we live: Are we going to choose to let our fears overtake us?
- How do you decide when to take low paying work and when to turn it down?
- Can you connect the quote to the famous entrepreneur?
- Looking for your next great hire? Use these tips to find the right person.
- A 10-step guide to making sure your startup succeeds where so many others fail.
- One study indicated that 64 percent of field reps' time is spent outside of their core function. That's not smart.
- Daily Utah Chronicle
Lassonde Studios Hosts 2017 Utah Entrepreneur Challenge
Daily Utah Chronicle
A student speaks about his start-up at the Utah Entrepreneur Challenge at Lassonde Studios in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Apr. 15, 2017. (Rishi Deka, Daily Utah Chronicle). Rishi Deka. The Utah Entrepreneur Challenge (UEC) is hosted by the Lassonde ...
- Expand your online sales by establishing a storefront presence.
- The 30-day reporting window is history.
- After a former digital marketer and shoe aficionado spent two decades sacrificing fit and style in order to find shoes to wear on her narrow feet, she took matters into her own hands.
Payment Card Startup Plastc Took $12.7 Million From Investors and Customers ... and Then Just DisappearedPlastc promised its card device could store information from up to 20 other payment cards, saving customers the bother of carrying wallets filled with different cards.
- Don't let your workers take advantage of your company.
- The number has been flat since 2012.
- After raising $120 million, the $400 internet-connected juicer is as farcical as an entire season of 'Silicon Valley.'
- Economic Times
Angelina Jolie's 'secret romance' with a British entrepreneur
LOS ANGELES: Amid her ongoing divorce and custody battle against estranged husband Brad Pitt, actress Angelina Jolie is reportedly having a secret romance with a British entrepreneur and is enjoying private rendezvous with him. "It is challenging for ...
Brad Pitt's ex-wife Angelina Jolie is dating a British entrepreneur?India.com
Angelina Jolie Is Reportedly Dating A British EntrepreneurNDTV Movies
- Fox News
From a Syrian kitchen to TV CEO: an entrepreneur's story
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – For Syrian cook and entrepreneur Alia Adi, the kitchen is also a filming set. Here, she creates Arabic-language recipe videos, cooking food ranging from Middle Eastern specialties to all-around favorites like brownies and ...and more »
- The Detroit News
Entrepreneur of year files for Michigan governor run - Detroit News
The Detroit News
Lansing — Ann Arbor businessman Shri Thanedar is considering a run for Michigan governor, according to a filing with the state that could add a new wrinkle to ...
Ann Arbor entrepreneur files as Democrat for 2018 governor's race ...MLive.comall 2 news articles »
Meet the fixer: This entrepreneur helps the solar industry compete ...
Utilities keep solar companies in the dark. Elena Lucas brings energy data into the light.and more »
Gold Coast mum-of-three is an 'entrepreneur' in placenta products for new mums
Most people are hesitant when they hear what Samantha Birch does for a living. Some blast it as "cannibalism" or "gross", others are just intrigued. The Gold Coast mum-of-three is one of Australia's leading "placenta encapsulation specialists ...
- The Maritime Executive
CEO of Norsepower Receives Young Entrepreneur Award
The Maritime Executive
On Thursday, the trade show Nor-Shipping announced that Tuomas Riski, CEO of Flettner rotor manufacturer Norsepower, has been awarded its "Young ...and more »
Meet 11 Muskegon entrepreneurs plus 2017 Entrepreneur of the ...
Rob Riegler, founder and president of Lakeside Surfaces, was named the 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year.and more »
Meet 11 Muskegon entrepreneurs plus 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year
Twelve Muskegon-area entrepreneurs were honored at the Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce's 2017 E Awards on Wednesday, April 19, at the Muskegon Country Club. The honorees were John and Betsy McIntire of Anderson Global, Eddie ...
- Retired SMPD officer becomes entrepreneur
Santa Monica Daily Press
Retired Santa Monica Police Officer, Steve Heineman is following his entrepreneurial roots with a new startup social media company. Heineman worked with the Santa Monica Police Department for nearly 25 years, and retired in 2013. “I had a full and ...
Love's Entrepreneur's Cup honors Oklahoma college students
Members of VisuALS from Oklahoma Christian University are photographed after being the announced first place winner in the Small Business Division of the 2017 Love's Entrepreneur's Cup competition. [Photo provided]. The winners of an annual ...
EY Announces Dawn Zier, CEO of Nutrisystem, Inc., Entrepreneur Of The YearÂ® 2017 Award Finalist in Greater ... - Yahoo FinanceYahoo Finance
EY Announces Dawn Zier, CEO of Nutrisystem, Inc., Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award Finalist in Greater ...
EY announces Dawn Zier, CEO of Nutrisystem, Inc. Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award finalist in Greater Philadelphia (Photo: Business Wire) Multimedia Gallery URL. More. FORT WASHINGTON, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--. EY today announced that ...and more »
Innovative rotor sail solution powers Riski to Nor-Shipping's Young Entrepreneur Award - American Journal of TransportationInnovative rotor sail solution powers Riski to Nor-Shipping's Young Entrepreneur Award
American Journal of Transportation
Tuomas Riski, CEO of Norsepower, has today been announced as the winner of Nor-Shipping's coveted Young Entrepreneur Award 2017. The 38 year-old Finn was chosen from a final shortlist that included Joel Spark, Co-Founder of Spire, Xeneta CEO ...and more »
- bluefrog Plumbing + Drain Named Top New Franchise by Entrepreneur
"We identified a need for a franchise system that could deliver more than the Rooters of the world," said Mark Dawson, CEO of bluefrog Plumbing + Drain. "Being recognized by Entrepreneur as one of the fastest growing franchises in the nation just ...and more »
- Witbank News
2017 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition open for entries
Last year, Meisie Nkosi (managing director of Bella Bonni Guest House, a 100% black woman owned guesthouse which caters for discerning private and corporate guests) was announced the 2016 Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year® winner.
Dr Tausif Malik: Entrepreneur, maverick, evangelist and artist - Connected to India (press release) (blog)Connected to India (press release) (blog)
Dr Tausif Malik: Entrepreneur, maverick, evangelist and artist
Connected to India (press release) (blog)
The new treasurer for Democrats Abroad India, Dr Tausif Malik is the founder of America's largest community-based Spelling Bee competition (MuslimSpelling Bee.com). The Indian-American social entrepreneur brings a tremendous amount of experience ...
'Farm to Hand' Food Truck Wins MCLA's First Entrepreneur ...
Judges J.D. Chesloff, Jack Wadsworth and Nancy Fitzpatrick prepare to give their feedback to the contestants. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The three judges had a ...and more »
- Alberta Daily Herald Tribune
Entrepreneur eager for Dragons' Den
Alberta Daily Herald Tribune
PHOTO SUBMITTED Grande Prairie entrepreneur Travis Lutz is heading to Toronto to pitch his GLICKIN app on the Dragons' Den television show. Tweet · Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. Grande Prairie entrepreneur ...and more »
- Local 10
Urban League of Broward County helps local entrepreneur with...
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. - A South Florida entrepreneur redesigned the umbrella to keep people from getting wet when the umbrella is folded up. Keel Russell's company is called Simply Umbree.
- The Good Men Project (blog)
Dreaming Of Being An Entrepreneur? Here's The First Mental Step.
The Good Men Project (blog)
Although true entrepreneurship isn't for everyone, everyone has the right to try their hand at it. There are a ton of great resources out there about how to start a business. This piece isn't about the practical, tactical aspect of starting a business ...
- If you're serious about outsourcing to reduce costs, do your due diligence and find qualified individuals or firms to work with.
- You know you want to solve a problem or create a good product for your clients, but do you understand them well enough to know exactly what they need?
- While your startup's future may depend on business travel, that future also depends on an ability to stay within a budget.
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