Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

Catalog and Marketing Design Tips

In DireLights, our final project is to come up with and design something new to bring into the company for people to use or explore in some way. This can be any innovation you can think of, ranging from new candle designs to a promotional video. I love this idea of having the students taking […]

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The Psychology of Success

For this week, I decided to listen to a podcast to get a better understanding of how to succeed as a business. The podcast is “The Psychology of Success” recorded by Tony Robbins. I decided to listen to this podcast because I am interested in how the mind determines success and how different people view […]

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Task Management Software Tools

Management software is very useful to tackle big projects between multiple people. Task management tools are loaded with features and functionality that help teams and managers collaborate better, create to-do lists, and stay organized across multiple tasks, projects, and offices. There are many different ones to chose from, but which one is the best? Task […]

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How to be an Effective Leader

Leading is a tough thing for anyone to do. A leader must be trustworthy, loyal, and be able to manage many different people so things can run smoothly. If an unworthy leader is in charge, things can go horribly wrong. This post will sum up some of the most important aspects of being a leader […]

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How to Make a Product Catalog

This week’s blog post will be about how to create a professional catalog using photoshop. The author of the video made a set by step process on how to create the catalog with proper dimensions and text styles. This video is going to help a lot when we actually begin creating the catalog.  The first […]

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The IT Department: What They Do Vs. What Everyone Thinks They Do

Almost all companies, large or small, have an Information Technology — or IT — department that handles all the technical issues that arise. The Tech department is one of the most important departments in the business. They are in control of classified files, social media, and the company website. They also make sure everything is […]

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Establishing External Partnerships

One of the most important partnerships to start out with is a vendor. Vendors are the people who sell products to other businesses. All businesses buy products for their own use. Purchasing is buying materials, products, and services for business purposes. Every business has different purchasing needs.  Sourcing is choosing the appropriate vendors to supply […]

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13 Skills You Should Still Practice And Hone As A CTO

Earning the CTO position is a big deal for people who specialize in technology. Overseeing the development of products can be super exciting and that’s something that makes the job so different than the others.  By having a C-Level position, you are held responsible for your entire department and your decisions matter. However, that doesn’t […]

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Turning Ideas into Opportunities

A business opportunity is a consumer need or wants that can be met by a new business. A need is defined as something people need to survive. Food, water, shelter, and clothing fall under needs. A want is something desired. Usually, businesses open based on needs, but sometimes when want is in high demand, businesses […]

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Managing Risks

When starting a business, you should always plan for and around risks. Structure your business so you can take risks and not worry too much about it. Value what’s important and what’s not and takes risks accordingly. These values can include hard work, helping others, and showing integrity in the workplace. Values are fundamental to […]

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