What a whirlwind of a semester! Working with a diverse group and creating an innovative, stellar idea to fix a common problem is NOT as easy as Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates make it look. I mean, we all know their experiences weren’t a piece of cake…it didn’t come without hardship and failure.… Continue reading Is It a Wrap for Startup Sydney?
This week we took a look at Marie Forleo’s interview with THE social media expert: Gary Vaynerchuk. Gary gained his momentum when he launched winelibrary.com, growing his family business from 3 million to 60 million in just several years. Later, he co-founded Vayner Media, a full-service agency “built for the now” with brother AJ in… Continue reading Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook with Gary V.
Last week, John Hill, Spartan alumni with a B.A. in journalism, came to speak to our media entrepreneurship course. I think the funniest criticism I receive these days is a criticism to my major. “Journalism? How are you going to make any money? You know print is dying? It’s not the same as it used… Continue reading A Journalism Degree: Oh, The Places You’ll Go!
What does it mean for podcasts?
Here in East Lansing, we all know what a Coney Island is. They all seem pretty much the same…but how similar are they really? Let’s dive into these diners.
Coneys are a staple here in East Lansing and throughout Michigan. Determined to understand how so many diner joints survive in a fierce marketplace, @katiekalass, @bigtee724, @riannamiddleton, @jingqiangniu and I took a look at three of the ones located here in East Lansing. Most Coneys feature reasonably priced food and a strong sense of community.… Continue reading Is it possible to distinct Coney Island competition?
The highs and lows of the entrepreneurial spirit, as told by Alex Blumberg.