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Fostering An Entrepreneurial Spirit In The Workplace Is No Longer An Option, It’s A Necessity

Who comes to mind when you are asked to name an entrepreneur? Silicon Valley icons like Microsoft’s Bill Gates, Apple’s Steve Jobs or Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg? Or maybe it’s Jane, the person who opened a much-needed, constantly crowded, line-around-the-block restaurant in your hometown? All these are perfectly fine answers that have one thing in common:

2021-05-17T16:52:05+00:00May 17th, 2021|Categories: Tech Up Entrepreneurs|

Ditch These Five Habits If You Want Entrepreneurial Success

If this is the year you go all-in on achieving your entrepreneurial dream, it's time for a little tough love. Wanting to become a successful business owner or startup founder is an admirable goal, but wishing and dreaming will only get you so far. You're going to need to make substantial changes to your daily life if

2021-05-12T13:22:31+00:00May 12th, 2021|Categories: Tech Up Entrepreneurs|

How governments can redesign support for entrepreneurs after COVID-19

In developing economies, stimulating growth through entrepreneurship will be crucial to address rising unemployment caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. A forthcoming study suggests governments in these markets can redesign their policies aimed at stimulating entrepreneurship, starting with identifying the needs of local entrepreneurs. Governments can act as "connectors, evaluators and interlocutors" to support local entrepreneurs.

2021-04-26T12:43:38+00:00April 26th, 2021|Categories: Tech Up Entrepreneurs|

This Motivator Wants to Help Entrepreneurs Find Their Spark

It can be intimidating to step out on your own and build a business from the ground up. As part of our collaboration with Office Depot, we're talking with Selfmade alum and solopreneur Colette Lawrence, the faith-based motivator and relationship builder behind The M.E.E. Movement, about ways in which women in business can find success. READ MORE FROM THE

2021-04-19T16:42:54+00:00April 19th, 2021|Categories: Tech Up Entrepreneurs|

From Resilent To Resilia: How This Entrepreneur Overcame Obstacles To Be Build A Multi-Million Dollar Empire

Building a company is difficult in itself. Building a company as a Black founder — a Black woman founder outside of Silicon Valley — only compounds entrepreneurial challenges. Black people are often brought up to hear, “You have to be twice as good to get half as far. And unfortunately for Black women, it’s even

2021-04-05T14:12:01+00:00April 5th, 2021|Categories: Tech Up Entrepreneurs|

Sally Ride: Entrepreneur for Space, Science, and Inclusion

What image first comes to mind when anyone thinks of astronaut Sally Ride? Some conjure the picture of Ride floating in zero gravity in the space shuttle, with a smile on her face holding a headset on her left ear. Or, maybe it is Ride standing alongside the five other women astronauts of the NASA 1978 astronaut class.

2021-03-28T22:37:43+00:00March 28th, 2021|Categories: Tech Up Entrepreneurs|

4 Basic Business Tools New Entrepreneurs Need To Succeed

This year, many eager new entrepreneurs are ready to hit the ground running with their startups and hopefully experience a year less challenging than the previous one. When launching a new business, it’s important to consider what business tools and core essentials small businesses need in order to thrive in today’s "new normal." I help entrepreneurs incorporate and

2021-03-22T13:50:52+00:00March 22nd, 2021|Categories: Tech Up Entrepreneurs|

5 Make-or-Break Shifts in Digital Marketing to Be Aware of This Year

To say 2020 was a crazy year would be a giant understatement. So many small businesses and entrepreneurs struggled, and it was a tough time for many. Running a digital marketing agency gave me a front-row seat to the challenges, but it also shed a very bright light on the huge opportunities available to those willing to go after

2021-03-13T21:48:14+00:00March 13th, 2021|Categories: Tech Up Entrepreneurs|

Teen entrepreneurs: ‘My friend’s pug inspired my business’

As part of our CEO Secrets series, which invites business leaders to share their advice, we are focusing on start-ups that have launched during lockdown, looking at different types of entrepreneur. This week, we hear from teenagers. The business journey of Phoebe Cosgrove began with a pug. The 19-year-old dental nurse apprentice, who lives with

2021-03-01T14:54:54+00:00March 1st, 2021|Categories: Tech Up Entrepreneurs|