Archive | May, 2012

Assisting Consumers Can Lead to Success

Assisting Consumers Can Lead to Success

Name of your company and URL? CreditCardAssist.com Date started? We were founded in December 2004. What is your product or service? A pro-consumer credit card comparison site that provides a variety of comprehensive credit-related information for users. We help consumers with everything from finding balance transfer credit cards to discovering which small business credit cards [...]

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From $5K, chutzpah and cluelessness to a business management software app

From $5K, chutzpah and cluelessness to a business management software app

We just launched our new, super-simple, online business and project management software in March 2012 – Planning Pod – but the story behind this starts back in 2006 with these fateful words: “Hell, we could do a lot better…” The Half-Cocked Idea Back then, my business partner (Steven Feingertz) and I (Jeff Kear) were running [...]

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Fundraise Online With Go Get Funding

Fundraise Online With Go Get Funding

Name of Social Enterprise and URL? Our enterprise is a social fundraising website called Go Get Funding (http://gogetfunding.com). Who is the person? What is there background? My name is Sandip Singh and I’m the founder of Go Get Funding. My educational and professional work background is in the field on finance and investments. I studied [...]

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Entrepreneurship Breeds Well-Equipped Entrepreneurs: How 3dcart Made a Name in Ecommerce

Entrepreneurship Breeds Well-Equipped Entrepreneurs: How 3dcart Made a Name in Ecommerce

Based in Tamarac, FL, 3dcart is the company behind what we believe is one of the most comprehensive ecommerce software solutions available today. In a lot of ways, the creation of 3dcart mirrors today’s small business environment. My colleague Gonzalo Gil started developing the software as a high school side-project in 1997. But it wasn’t [...]

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Finally, an app to help busy people to keep up with the must-know technology news

Finally, an app to help busy people to keep up with the must-know technology news

Nowadays in business, technology is something we all need to keep up with. Even if our business does not relate directly to technology, the marketing means we use, and a considerable part of our ability to achieve and maintain a competitive edge – all rely on technology. This certainly applies to big business which can [...]

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ROAR: Strengthening Business Performance through Speed, Predictability, Flexibility and Leverage

ROAR: Strengthening Business Performance through Speed, Predictability, Flexibility and Leverage

Author’s bio: Chris LaVictoire Mahai is co‐owner and managing partner at St. Paul‐based global strategy and operational change firm Aveus. Her career includes more than 25 years of experience in leading, developing, and implementing business and marketplace strategies. Through Aveus, Mahai has worked with over 100 organizations from large global enterprises to family owned businesses [...]

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Generous, Successful Tampa Businessman Wants To Share The Wealth, And... He Wants To Share It With Every Entrepreneur Online!

Generous, Successful Tampa Businessman Wants To Share The Wealth, And… He Wants To Share It With Every Entrepreneur Online!

A short authors bio : Craig Garber is a Lead Generation specialist and the author of “How To Make Maximum Money With Minimum Customers.” Since April, 2006, Craig has also published The Seductive Selling Newsletter, an offline monthly newsletter currently read in 15 countries, world-wide. Garber started his career in business as a CPA, and [...]

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“IP Ghoster – Be Anywhere. Unrestricted. Undetected. While Overcoming Adversity”

Our Story IP Ghoster is a communication security company focused on creating Next Generation products for online privacy and safety. Our software will become as indispensable to people as virus protection is today. But our path to building such revolutionary tools has been fraught with obstacles and challenges. We hope our story will help others [...]

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Volunteer in Mexico: give back and discover a new culture!

Volunteer in Mexico: give back and discover a new culture!

Name of Social Enterprise and URL? Voluntrek www.voluntrek.com.mx What is your product or service? Voluntrek offers Volunteer Programs in Mexico. We provide and support our volunteers with everything they need to volunteer in Mexico and have the adventure they are looking for. Voluntrek allows you to work with underprivileged children, build a house for a [...]

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Scenario Planning: A Field Guide to the Future

Scenario Planning: A Field Guide to the Future

A short authors bio: Raised in Indiana and a graduate of Harvard Business School, Woody Wade now runs a one-man management consulting business in Switzerland focused on helping companies visualize the future. A former marketing executive, his career has included stints at Novartis and Citibank, and he served on the Executive Board of the World [...]

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Failure Isn't An Option:  A Name Badge Story

Failure Isn’t An Option: A Name Badge Story

Name of your company and URL? My company name is Best Name Badges. You can find us on the wzeb at http://www.bestnamebadges.com What products and services do you offer? Best Name Badges is one of North America’s leading supplier of recognition and identification products. We have five main products we manufacture and sell which includes: [...]

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Tweeted News Network mobile – A Different Social News Distribution Model

Tweeted News Network mobile – A Different Social News Distribution Model

Q: What is the name of your business and URL of your APP? twenn – Tweeted News Network mobile by BlackWhiteSourcing. URL:http://itunes.apple.com/app/id510461077?mt=8 Q: A brief synopsis of the smart phone app? twenn mobile is an innovative news distribution app. Using social media, instead of RSS technology, twenn mobile gives users convenient access to the latest [...]

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Bed-bound to Business Bombshell

Bed-bound to Business Bombshell

There is balm for healing hearts and we all need access to it. When you are ill or a loved one is hurting and in life crisis you can send them a Healing Box of gifts that actually help wellness and lift hearts. My name is Grace Quantock, I’m an award winning international wellness expert, [...]

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Thinkspeed: Transforming the B2B Market Intelligence Space

Thinkspeed: Transforming the B2B Market Intelligence Space

What is the name of your business and URL? Thinkspeed: www.thinkspeed.com A brief synopsis of the website / application: Thinkspeed is a crowd sourced research platform that enables companies to obtain targeted, actionable feedback from a community of pre-screened industry professionals. By utilizing Thinkspeed’s platform, companies are able to gather valuable insight about technology products [...]

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The iPhone App Created For Entrepreneurs - An Interview With Kadence Creations' Founder, Craig Stluka

The iPhone App Created For Entrepreneurs – An Interview With Kadence Creations’ Founder, Craig Stluka

What is the name of your business and URL of you APP? The company name is Kadence Creations, LLC, and the name of the iPhone app is MLMipedia Pro. The website is www.mlmipedia.com A brief synopsis of the smart phone app Or A short bio of your company : MLMipedia Pro is a smart phone [...]

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Hackers are Reading your Email

Hackers are Reading your Email

Globi Web Solutions is a boutique custom web design firm in Calgary, Canada. Over the last 13 years in business, we have witnessed countless incidents of people sending credit card information and website passwords via email. Email is an incredibly insecure medium. When you send an email, it is passed from mail server to mail [...]

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Born of necessity: Da Brim® offers innovative sun protection for outdoor enthusiasts

Born of necessity: Da Brim® offers innovative sun protection for outdoor enthusiasts

Heading outdoors to escape the daily grind can be a wonderful and refreshing experience; in fact, Erik and I were regular weekend warriors who enjoyed both the tranquility of being in nature and the prospect of conquering a new challenge all while escaping our dull and boring office cubicles. We had enough fluorescent lighting and [...]

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Make a Difference through Janji Running Apparel

Make a Difference through Janji Running Apparel

What is your product or service? Date officially launched? Janji, the new socially conscious business created by members of WashingtonUniversityin St. Louis’ cross country team, releases their running apparel on May 3rd. The design of the shorts is based on the flags of the countries that the apparel benefits, countries like Kenya and Haiti. With [...]

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How $3,000 Grew Into An International Supplement Company

How $3,000 Grew Into An International Supplement Company

My name’s Jonathan, and I’m a first time entrepreneur. I’m a 27 year old one-man company who’s started a health supplement company called Health Kismet. It makes a condensed vegetable powder called Incredible Greens that combines 35 different greens, herbs, and probiotics into a sweet powder. Small Beginnings The specific idea wasn’t started by grand [...]

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Planting Empowerment - Opportunities for Impact Investors

Planting Empowerment – Opportunities for Impact Investors

Name of SocialEnterpriseand URL? Planting Empowerment www.plantingempowerment.com What is your product or service? Planting Empowerment’s product is called the ForestInvestment – a responsible investment based on the production of tropical hardwoods in Panama. Our investors are passionate about conservation and sustainable development, and our investment aligns with their goals by producing measurable social and environmental [...]

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