What’s The Best Way To Start A Small Business?

What’s The Best Way To Start A Small Business?

When people get that entrepreneurial spark, they want to leap right into the world of startups and small businesses. They get an idea, typically a solution to a problem they are dealing with person...
Recap on Learning How to Create Custom Shopify Themes Workshop

Recap on Learning How to Create Custom Shopify Themes Workshop

We had the pleasure of partnering with Shopify and General Assembly early this week to teach an interactive workshop on Creating Custom Shopify Themes. We were thrilled with the attendance and part...
Transforming Ideas Into Businesses

Transforming Ideas Into Businesses

In an article I recently wrote for StartUp Beat, I wanted to look at a tough issue that plagues many, many up and coming entrepreneurs - namely the transformation of an idea into a viable business....
Learn How to Design and Code Shopify Themes

Learn How to Design and Code Shopify Themes

After the success of our Shopify workshop this past June, we've teamed up again with the Shopify crew to host a follow-up event later this month titled "Shopify Theme Development for Web Designers ...
Leveraging The 80/20 Rule For Web Design

Leveraging The 80/20 Rule For Web Design

Design projects are not the quickest - that’s something we’ve all come to accept - but because clients are usually under pressure to get things done in a hurry, we’ve learned the importance of expe...
The Confusing Aftermath of Crowdfunding

The Confusing Aftermath of Crowdfunding

Donor-based fundraising is huge nowadays, with platforms like Kickstarter and IndieGoGo receiving tons of traffic and millions of dollars in contributions each year. It makes sense for a lot of rea...
Building a Customer Hub for Your E-Commerce Business

Building a Customer Hub for Your E-Commerce Business

Customer data can get a bit unruly. With so many numbers flying around, it can be tough for leaders to make heads or tales of what it actually means for customers, or even figure out how all the in...
Converting Customer Data to Customer Stories

Converting Customer Data to Customer Stories

Most businesses, especially those operating solely online, collect and analyze mountains of data on their customers (and sometimes prospective customers too). These metrics, though, in all of their...
Career Trajectories Are Changing

Career Trajectories Are Changing

I do a lot of thinking about career development, and being in the internet industry (and doing some hiring myself), I’ve seen firsthand how skill sets have started to overshadow the old job qualifi...