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Women in Business Q&A: Kristen Celko, CMO, J.Hilburn

Laura Dunn | Posted 03.03.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Kristen began her career in management consulting and after several years left to pursue her passion for retail apparel. Her 15 years in the retail i...

Women in Business Q&A: Lisa Kornstein, Founder, COO of Scout & Molly's

Laura Dunn | Posted 03.03.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Lisa Kornstein is the original founder of Scout & Molly's and now also serves as the Chief Operating Officer of Scout Franlogic Development, LLC. Lisa...

Climate Change This Week: US Kabooming, Solar Winning, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 03.02.2015 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a litte more crowded. @@ Climate Change, The Elevator Pitch: Climatologist Simon Donner @@ How To Com...

The Inverse Innovation Cycle: How Failure Becomes Success and Success Becomes Failure

Jeff DeGraff | Posted 03.02.2015 | Business
Jeff DeGraff

There's something that leaders don't tell you about success. It occurs in a seemingly inverse order: after failure and then before it. The failure that comes with experimentation actually teaches us the lessons necessary for success.

5 Lessons From Cleveland Every City Should Use to Accelerate Ideas Into Reality

Nina Tomaro | Posted 03.02.2015 | Business
Nina Tomaro

Imagine Shark Tank meets Ted Talks, with 25 community members pitching their ideas for civic change to create positive impact in the Cleveland community. The pitches were broken down into 5 important categories for any city: Community Change, Economic Development, Educating for Tomorrow, Quality of Life, and Transformative Arts and Culture.

Women in Business Q&A: Florence Quinn, CEO, Strategic and Creative Director, Quinn PR

Laura Dunn | Posted 03.02.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Florence Quinn has nurtured and shaped Quinn into a strategic powerhouse of brand storytelling. Her near-clairvoyant ability to anticipate trends and ...

Women in Business Q&A: Dr. Emily Cole, Co-Founder, Liquid Light

Laura Dunn | Posted 03.02.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Dr. Emily Cole is Liquid Light's co-founder and Chief Science Officer. She co-leads development of its first commercial process for the production of ...

7 Marketing Tools to Get You Through the Day

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 03.02.2015 | Small Business
Alex Ivanovs

In the perfect world, we would rely on a few apps and tools for spreading the word about our company, and that would bring enough attention by itself, but the reality is that we do need to be creative, and innovative when it comes to putting marketing tools to the test.

Women in Business Q&A: Carole Coleman, SVP, Karlitz & Company

Laura Dunn | Posted 03.01.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

As SVP/General Manager of Karlitz & Company, Carole Coleman's responsibilities include providing strategic direction, managing client and partner relationships, supervising staff, and new business development.

Women in Business Q&A: Mary Pearson, Founder, Pearson Farm's Retail Division

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.28.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Mary is the founder and creator of Pearson Farm's Retail Division. When Mary Pearson married Al Pearson of Pearson farm, she not only gained the love of her life, but grew to have a great love for the beautiful large trees on the Peach farm.

Women in Business Q&A: Michelle Forsythe, Co-Founder & CEO, NoteStream

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.28.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Michelle Forsythe is the Co-Founder and the Chief Executive Officer of NoteStream

Women in Business Q&A: Divya Ghatak, Global People Operations, GoodData

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.28.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Divya Ghatak oversees global people operations for GoodData. She has extensive leadership experience developing strategic people operations for divers...

Women in Business Q&A: Susan Lindner, Founder, Emerging Media

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.27.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Susan Lindner founded the award-winning Lotus Public Relations in 2002 in the midst of the first burst tech bubble, growing it into one of the top 20 ...

Women in Business: Q&A with Pati Zimmermann, owner of bluefrog Plumbing + Drain of San Antonio

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.26.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Pati Zimmermann and her husband Larry have been serving the San Antonio area with their air conditioning and plumbing company Zimmermann Services sinc...

Women in Business Q&A: Jamie Peretz, Founder, 2MyCareer

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.26.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Jamie Peretz is founder of 2MyCareer, a college to career advising service to assist ambitious college students and recent graduates in realizing the ...

Roman Abramovich Invests $15 Million in New U.S. Fracking Technology

James Stafford | Posted 02.25.2015 | Business
James Stafford

Are the Russians coming to Texas riding the tailwinds of fracking? That depends on who you ask, as some believe Russian forces were behind the anti-fracking vote in Denton, while a $15 million investment in new Texas fracking technology by Roman Abramovich perhaps tells another story.

Women in Business Q&A: Julia Hamm, President and CEO, SEPA

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.25.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Julia Hamm has 15 years experience advising and collaborating with utilities, manufacturers and government agencies on renewable energy and energy eff...

Women in Business Q&A: Courtney Jerden, Executive Vice President, Global Business Development, PRIV

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.25.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Courtney Jerden grew up surrounded by beauty experts. Her mother, a former hair stylist, introduced her to the beauty & fashion industry at a young age. She spent her Saturday mornings admiring her mom's work nestled in the salon hair dryer chairs.

How to Conquer Your Only Chance of a Good First Impression

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 02.25.2015 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Have you ever met someone and not have had the need to judge him or her at least minimally to get a better feel of what this person stands for? Many of us do this without ourselves knowing it, though it's such an exposed practice that we do it all the time.

The End of the Gravy Train?

Michael Farr | Posted 02.24.2015 | Business
Michael Farr

In the summer of 2013, a sharp spike higher in interest rates caused by the "taper tantrum" (fear that the Fed will soon end monetary easing) reduced both housing affordability and the opportunities to lower mortgage rates through refinancing.

Women in Business Q&A: Vivian Chan, CEO and Co-Founder, Sparrho

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.24.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Vivian is the CEO and co-founder of Sparrho, a personalised recommendation platform for all things scientific. After spending a year working in a vent...

Women in Business Q&A: Lesley Reynolds, Harley Street Skin Clinic

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.24.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Lesley Reynolds is a successful entrepreneur who along with her husband has helped mastermind the growth of the Harley Street Skin Clinic and Harley S...

Climate Change This Week: Apple Goes Solar, Apocalyptic US Droughts Predicted, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 02.24.2015 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. @@ Deadpan Climate Humor At Its Best: Philomena Cunk Moments of Wonder - Climate...

Marketing Must Evolve or Die

Jure Klepic | Posted 02.23.2015 | Small Business
Jure Klepic

With the advent of digital marketing, content marketing, social media, and big data, every notion of what works to catch a consumer's attention and motivate a purchase has been turned on its head.

Women in Business Q&A: Sherri French, Founder, spbang

Laura Dunn | Posted 02.23.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Working in the automotive industry for the past 17 years, Sherri French with her family has had the opportunity for 11 years to live between Asia and ...