Archive For The “Entrepreneur” Category

This Company Installed a Custom Tomahawk Throwing Target to Spice up Boring Meetings

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  Unconventional business meetings encourage creativity and camaraderie.   Let’s be honest: Nobody likes meetings. Well, at least in the traditional sit-around-the-table-and-wait-for-your-turn-to-speak format that still dominates the majority of company strategy these days. Research shows that meetings have increased in length and frequency over the past 50 years, and that executives spend an average of…

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Earn money with ease producing custard powder

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    Recession may still be here with us and entrepreneurs finding it difficult to survive, but one sector that has weathered the storm with a track record is the food industry. Food Beverage and Tobacco sector was reported by Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) to have accounted for more of the estimated 1.63 million…

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Iowa State student starts online Cyclone Gameday Apparel business

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  Apparel, Merchandising and Design major, Sarah Paul, started a business that offers stylish and affordable game day t-shirts and sweatshirts for Iowa State Cyclone fans.   Her Instagram account, @cyclonegameday is where her online game day apparel business is located. She started the business in the summer of 2017.   She said she got…

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16 Quick Ways to Make Extra Money in 2017

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  Did you have a plan to make more money this year? How’s that going so far?       In 2016, 37% of Americans were considering a money-related resolution, a Fidelity Investments survey found. More than half of people wanted to save more, while spending less and paying off debt were also common goals….

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10 Tips On Starting An Online Travel Business

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  Whether you are attached to a travel and tourism business or you simply sell traveling products and tickets of big travel suppliers, you have to be online. If you run an online travel business, then you are possibly representing one or more travel agencies, which sell travel products to global customers. Chances are that…

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In The Business of Getting Men Knitting!

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  Lewis Ryan has been creating a community of knitters across Barnsley after he decided to launch ManKnit.     The Barnsley based entrepreneur secured support from Launchpad; a unique Sheffield City Region wide programme which provides help and support to individuals looking to turn their business ideas into a commercial reality.   ManKnit is…

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How Community Helps This Healthy Entrepreneur Succeed

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  Michelle Rubinstein knows how to hustle and make things happen on her own.     While getting her master’s degree in nutrition and education and teaching cooking classes, she co-founded Little Patches, a New York City-based baby clothing and accessories company.   But before that, when deciding her next career move, she enrolled in…

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Gainesville Woman Carves Out a Niche With Online Crafts Business!

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  Country Barn Babe turns out items for sale on Handmade at Amazon!     Invention is the mother of necessity, they say.   In Nicole Oliver’s case, it was Etsy.   Fresh off a move from San Diego, the Pendergrass resident was planning her wedding when she was laid off at her dad’s company….

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The young entrepreneurs who are building a drinks empire out of wonky fruit!

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Naturally grown fruit is often discarded due to its misshapen nature resulting in large amounts of waste.   A couple of young entrepreneurs based in Wales have set up a business to use the unloved fruits and make tasty, healthy drinks.   Maciek Kacprzyk, 25, and Karina Sudenyte, 22, who are originally from Poland and…

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This Guy Turned His Hobby Into a Business and Quit His Day Job!

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    For years, Jacques Hopkins wanted to make money online with a flexible side gig. Now the former electrical engineer has found a niche that has become his career: teaching people to play modern songs on the piano in 21 days, all over the internet.   Hopkins didn’t make the transition overnight. He and…

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7 Things Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know About Getting Funded

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What is the best advice for women entrepreneurs in terms of funding? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer by Bonnie Foley-Wong, CEO Pique Ventures, on Quora:     She who owns the financial model owns the deal.  …

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How One 8-Year-Old is Set to Earn $17,000 a Year Selling Eggs

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  Forget lemonade stands — one British 8-year-old is raking in profits by selling eggs.   Junior-James Wyatt started Mr Free Range, an egg delivery service, after seeing another entrepreneur find success with the idea on Britain’s “How’d You Get So Rich?”   According to Extra Crispy, Wyatt and his mother buy fresh eggs in…

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18 Surprising Success Habits of World-Class Entrepreneurs

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By Ryan Robinson         The Right Habits Can Make or Break Your Entrepreneurial Career   Running a business consists of many different decisions, strategies and elements, any of which can influence your chances of hitting it big. A well-thought-out product, a winning personality trait, or a streamlined process can all drive your…

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