Erika Greco · Uncategorized

Detroit: Meeting the Leaders Behind the Revival

The revival of Detroit may be exemplified in the new tall shiny buildings, property developments and construction projects underway, but beneath the surface are the entrepreneurs and innovators that brought the fresh ideas and life back into the city. I had the honor of joining my class of aspiring journalists, media marketers and entrepreneurs to… Continue reading Detroit: Meeting the Leaders Behind the Revival

Madison Job · Uncategorized

A Tour of Inspiration, Renovation and Motivation

On Friday, March 30 my media entrepreneurship class at Michigan State University took a trip to Detroit — our very own Comeback City! Many have not had the chance to bear witness to its immense progress and revitalization, but I was given the opportunity to find both inspiration and motivation personally and professionally. We kicked… Continue reading A Tour of Inspiration, Renovation and Motivation

Nicholas Stahl · Uncategorized

The Unexpected Trip to Detroit

To preface, the trip to Detroit for our entrepreneurship class was planned far in advance. I put the date in my calendar in January. Contrary to the title of this article, this was an expected trip. What was unexpected were the two revelations I came to while I was on the trip. 1.) The startup,… Continue reading The Unexpected Trip to Detroit

Courtney Downey · Uncategorized

Beat Your Competition in the Race to the Finish Line

“Failed plans should not be interpreted as a failed vision. Visions don’t change, they are only refined. Plans rarely stay the same and are scrapped or adjusted as needed. Be stubborn about the vision, but flexible with your plan.” ~ John C Maxwell We’ve all heard the phrase competition is all fun and games until someone… Continue reading Beat Your Competition in the Race to the Finish Line

Laura Bohannon · Uncategorized

Trick to Selling Subscriptions? Be So Good Your Audience Can’t Ignore You

I know, I know: The title of this post is ambitious. But creating a new way for people to get news is ambitious, too! In the age of information, the thought of paying for news subscriptions may seem far-fetched, even laughable. But with tens of thousands of people paying for premium subscription services like Spotify… Continue reading Trick to Selling Subscriptions? Be So Good Your Audience Can’t Ignore You

Erika Greco · Uncategorized

How to Surpass the Big Guys When Starting Your Own Company

The absolute worst feeling in starting a company? Discovering your brilliant one-of-a-kind idea has been done before…and done well. But everything can be done better. Right? Entering the market with a concept that already exists is a pretty difficult feat. But some have done it and those that have are proof that it can be… Continue reading How to Surpass the Big Guys When Starting Your Own Company