Tag: entrepreneurs

Jewelry Artisan

Jewelry Maven Katy Lee on Artisanal Work

The Boutique Movement The artisanal movement of the 2010s is still having profound effects on design and small-scale manufacturing around the globe, but especially here in the United States. While at first media outlets perceived this major shift as taking...

Library books

Top 40 Book Recommendations For Designers

The proverbial fact is that knowledge is power, that "the more you know, the better off you are." Books are often known for changing people's values, their worldview, and their ideas about design. In doing this we hope to focus attention...

Books to Inspire Young Entrepreneurs

8 Books to Inspire Young Entrepreneurs

Starting up a business from scratch is definitely no easy feat. One of the realities of establishing a business and making it thrive is that there is NO single formula for success. There are a lot of factors that should...

10 Deadly Mistakes All Entrepreneurs Must Avoid

The flow of monetary has become extremely intense forcing organizations to downsize their employees and in such circumstances, it will be quite a smart move to set up your own business rather than looking for keen occupations that you might...

20 Books Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Needs To Read

Who wants to be an entrepreneur? A large number of people these days, owing to the increasing number of opportunities available. It’s no surprise then, that the how-to book business has expanded its shelf size to accommodate almost every kind...

15 Outstanding Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

On-the-go entrepreneurs who appreciate the benefits of informational and motivational guidance but don’t have time or carry-space for books and CDs now have the option of listening to inspirational podcasts by experts in the field. There is a virtual treasure-trove...

9 Incredibly Effective Habits of Successful Startup Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are a driven bunch of people. They start, build, run, promote, and manage businesses. That often takes a lot. Often they fail, and start all over again. That’s why entrepreneurship isn’t for everyone. Successful entrepreneurs, however, belong to a...

What’s Advertising Without Design?

Media jobs are at a surplus. Whether it’s journalism, public relations, marketing or traditional advertising, the recovery of the United States economy indicates that media revenue is bouncing back stronger than ever, generating both jobs and interest for new grads....

Valuable Business Lessons I learned From Shark Tank

Shark Tank is a reality TV series which originally aired on August 9th, 2009. The show focuses on business pitches from hopeful entrepreneurs to a panel of prospective financiers (the sharks). As I followed the show, I learned a great number of valuable...