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How Musicians Are Also Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship - 18 July 2011

How Musicians Are Also Entrepreneurs

Anyone can do things that are entrepreneurial. I came to that conclusion a while back and thought about the ways that musicians can be entrepreneurial. Below are some examples of how musicians use clever marketing and apply sound business principles. Entrepreneurs, take note.   1. Kickstarter To Kick Start Our Album Our band Ghosts of [...]


Max Lytvyn Of Grammarly On Building The Most Accurate Grammar Checker Grammarly [Interview]

Interviews - 15 July 2011

Max Lytvyn Of Grammarly On Building The Most Accurate Grammar Checker Grammarly [Interview]

Max Lytvyn is the founder behind Grammarly, the web-based solution for spelling and grammar checking. After selling his previous company to BlackBoard, he decided to again focus on the educational industry. Watch how Max started the company, some of the lessons he learned and what their strategy is for growing the company. What Max Shared: [...]


Teen Business Summit, It’s About Time Someone Did Something

Thoughts - 06 July 2011

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With the first-ever global business conference coming up in August, I wanted to share many of the inspirations and frustrations that made us create this event. The summit is for you, teens and young adults out there who are looking for answers in starting a business. This was created to benefit you, not us. World [...]


[How To] Get Radio Exposure Using Twitter

Entrepreneurship - 05 July 2011

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Recently, we got on the Mario Armstrong show on Sirius XM channel 128. The way it happened is remarkable. That’s because the entire connection was setup on Twitter. Twitter is such a powerful networking tool for someone who know how to use it effectively. In this article, we’ll show you exactly the steps we took [...]


Jay King, Music Mogul And Grammy Winner Talks About Starting In Music Business [Interview]

Interviews - 01 July 2011

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Jay King is a music pioneer. By the time he was 24, he had his own record label and won a Grammy with his group Club Nouveau. In this interview, Jay shares all he learned along the way and some more. See how he got started, how the he would do things different now that [...]


1M/1M Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Continued International Participation

Entrepreneurship - 30 June 2011

1M/1M Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Continued International Participation

True to the international dynamic of 1M/1M, during today’s roundtable we had entrepreneurs from the U.S., India, and Israel pitch their businesses. And in the audience, there were people from at least 30 different corners of the world. directdialogs First, Senthil Natchimuthu from Coimbatire, India, discussed directdialogs. Senthil is doing a small business marketing solution [...]


Teens, Instead Of Applying For A Summer Job, Create A Job

Entrepreneurship - 30 June 2011

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The summer employment outlook for teens is bleak. In just about every state, teens are finding it hard to get employment. Is there another way? Yes, learn to create a job for yourself instead. Here’s how. Summer Is Here I go to my nearby grocery store every Saturday or Sunday to get the week’s food. [...]


Top Fictional Entrepreneurs Of All Time

Thoughts - 29 June 2011

Top Fictional Entrepreneurs Of All Time

Today I am going to count down the top 5 best Fictional Entrepreneurs of all time!   First Honorable Mention Jeffrey Lebowski (the Big Lebowski not the Dude) Ok Jeffrey Lebowski appears to be a disabled old man, who is a Millionaire. He lost the use of his legs in Korea, he appears to own [...]


1M/1M Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: New Assessment Tool For Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship - 24 June 2011

1M/1M Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: New Assessment Tool For Entrepreneurs

We have done almost 90 roundtables so far, and based on this extensive experience of learning directly from entrepreneurs about their core issues, 1M/1M has just launched a new assessment tool for entrepreneurs. It is a quick self-assessment that you can apply to calibrate where you are in your business-building process. We have also provided [...]


Jenny Leonard – Living A Great Life With No Job [Interview]

Interviews - 24 June 2011

Jenny Leonard – Living A Great Life With No Job [Interview]

This interview was conducted by Stephen Perkins and was originally posted on his blog. Jenny Leonard got out of college not looking for a job, but looking for a life. And ever since then, it’s safe to say that her life has been far from boring. Between amazing travels, business success, and landing a spot on [...]