When Opportunity Knocks

  Full Transcript: Good morning. By a show of hands, how many of you would consider yourself an entrepreneur? By a show of hands, how many of you have a business right now that is bringing in money to help you do the things you want to do in life? How many of you are...

How Legos Can Teach Building and Selling

We were faced with the challenge of producing an entrepreneurial experience at an indie music and art festival, ETC in Norfolk, VA. My team and I decided that we would use this opportunity to test out a new event we are organizing in November called Start. Start is a...

Starting a Business Checklist: The Initial Stages

So you have a wonderful, world changing business idea? Awesome! – now comes the hard part. Now you have to give legs to that idea, but how do you do that? How do you go from an abstract concept to a hardcore money making business venture? Well, you can start by...

Setting Business Goals: Important or a Waste?

  Before we dive into the decision to make business goals or not, its probably best to define what a goal is in the first place. Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines “goal” as something that you are trying to do or achieve. Notice the words “trying to do or achieve”....