Month: August 2019

What does it mean to be an Open Startup?

What is the Open Startup movement? And is it a good thing? Declaring your company or product an Open Startup is becoming increasingly popular, but what does this mean? What is an Open Startup? The Open Startup […]

Why Build Games for Smart Assistants?

Software developer who created Alexa sleep skill has earned enough money to get a Tesla and start his own company. You can replicate this success too, since major companies open their ecosystems to third-parties. Moreover, it’s […]

Announcing Projector — A Startup I’ve Been Excited to Tell You About for Years

A few years ago I spent time in prison with Trevor O’Brien, the founder of Projector. Yes, I always imagined announcing the company that way. We were of course there to work with incarcerated men on developing […]

How to Start an Online T-Shirt Business: Everything You Need to Know

T-shirts aren’t just a staple of casual wear, but articles of clothing that often reflect our personalities, interests, and identities.

Dear Young Entrepreneurs: Skip College, Do This

When I see a stereotypical graduation ceremony photo, I think to myself: “I hope the 6 years and $100,000 of debt was worth it.”I don’t mean to disgrace the college tradition, and by no means […]

Five Things Most Hiring Managers Won’t Tell You

What’s going through a hiring manager’s mind during an employment interview? The answer may surprise even the most experienced applicants. OfficeTeam, a leading staffing service specializing in the placement of highly skilled administrative professionals, has identified five things every job seeker should know about the interview process from the employer’s point of view and offers tips addressing each one.

What Every Leader Needs to Know About Letting Go Without Losing Control

Great leaders know when and how to let go without losing control. I was reminded of this timeless truth and how crucial it is to let go of the reigns more often during a recent experience at a horse ranch in Montana. It’s a lesson I won’t soon forget.

How the Right Mindset can Help You Grow

Your mindset plays an important role in your life. Why? Because your mindset determines how you make decisions. The right mindset leads you to make the right decisions while the wrong mindset leads you to make […]

Making Steps Toward Better Mental Health in Your Workplace

Despite options like remote work and virtual offices, adults will spend at least one-third of their lives working. And our workplace environment, culture and habits have a significant impact on our health—particularly our mental health—which, […]

Is Your Device Listening to You? It’s More Complicated Than Just ‘Yes’ or ‘No’

It’s more influenced by data and past patterns than current conversations Editor’s note: Industry consultant Shelly Palmer is taking his popular newsletter and turning it into an Adweek article once per week in an ongoing column […]