4 Signs of a Successful Company

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / August 16, 2013

Every budding entrepreneur should take a few moments to recognize what it is that makes a company a success. How do you know you are successful and can you pinpoint the moment you just knew you were a success? These are things to keep in mind when starting a new company or even when trying to grow a business beyond its current limits. Here are 4 signs of…

Managing a Company Virtually Leads You to Focus on What Matters Most: Results

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / November 10, 2012

It is no secret that the pace of technology innovation gives workers ever-increasing ways to do work more efficiently. Naturally, businesses are adopting these innovations to make daily tasks more manageable. It has become increasingly easy for employees to work from the comfort of their own homes. Currently, more than 60% of U.S. companies already have at least a portion of their employees working remotely. The miles between…

What’s in a Name? (Maybe Everything!)

by / ⠀Startup Advice / August 17, 2012

Your name lays the foundations of your brand. Once launched, your name will greatly determine your position in the fight for consumers. You must put a lot of time and effort into finding the perfect name for your brand. This is a prospective customer’s first impression of you, so choose wisely. Here are a few things to consider: Why finding your name is so important A successful name…

The Lessons I’ve Learned From Starting a Company

by / ⠀Startup Advice / July 26, 2011

Starting a company is difficult for almost everyone, but especially so for kids in middle school, high school, and even college.  As kids, we’re inexperienced and naïve, and we know what will and will not work out much less than the adults around us. Younger people are not as learned in particular areas of study, and we do not have finely honed skills like our adult counterparts, meaning…