Entrepreneurs aren’t superhuman. Sure, they have drive, vision and dedication but that doesn’t always guarantee success. It’s easy to get derailed and frustrated when things don’t go smoothly as planned. And trust me, they never do. The road to greatness is fraught with challenges so why not rely on help from others who share yourContinue reading “Don’t Go It Alone”
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What’s In A Name?
Picking the name of your startup is a really important exercise. With any luck, you’ll have it forever. It’ll drive your logo design…LOL. I’m a sucker for logos. Huge fan of Fiverr and Vista Print. Your company name is your primary identifier. In my opinion, it should have meaning, relevance and most of all, beContinue reading “What’s In A Name?”
Rejection Never Felt So Satisfying
Like all authors seeking validation by gaining acceptance to an exclusive publishing house, I submitted “Unlikely Venture” in hopes of scoring a lucrative contract and promises of making the bestseller lists. Fortunately, like a Band-Aid being yanked from a wound, two out of the three I submitted to rejected it right away, for a varietyContinue reading “Rejection Never Felt So Satisfying”
The Flower Power Entrepreneur
Do you know what I absolutely hate spending money on? Greeting cards. I spend tons on cards for people that may be displayed on a counter for a couple of days and then casually get tossed into the trash. Even the “discount” cards are still around $2.99. And let’s not even discuss the dollar store cards.Continue reading “The Flower Power Entrepreneur”
Jersey Girls Love Their Barefoot Sandals!
Ahhh…Oyster Fest 2014. Lobster rolls, crab cakes, clams, oysters, beer and…bling? Something I’ve always loved about the festivals in Jersey is that they celebrate small business owners. We always find interesting products in our travels and if they are any bit girly, Lulu is at the table, front and center, ready to patronize. Yesterday wasContinue reading “Jersey Girls Love Their Barefoot Sandals!”