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How an Entrepreneurial Doctor's Product is Helping Babies Take Medicine

How an Entrepreneurial Doctor’s Product is Helping Babies Take Medicine

There’s nothing that says you need to come from a certain field or background in order to become an entrepreneur, and my latest podcast guest is proof of that. Dr. Agnes Scoville, the creator of the Pacidose, spoke with me recently about how her 15 years of experience as an ER doctor and recent...

Matthew Weiss - NYC Lawyer

NYC Lawyer Shares His Journey In Launching A Second Business

If you live in New York State and have received a traffic ticket, you may already be familiar with this next person I had the opportunity to interview: my friend and the very successful entrepreneur Matthew Weiss. For those of you who have not had the pleasure of being represented by one of the...

Barbara Viteri

How the Founder of Viteri Style Management Took Knowledge, Experience, and Pure Grit to Succeed on Her Entrepreneurial Journey

Barbara Viteri, the CEO and founder of Viteri Style Management, a consulting firm that provides business management solutions for small interior design firms, comes from humble roots that you would not think would lead to her developing a successful business in the design industry. However, it did. I had the chance to sit with Viteri...

Zev Asch Interviews Smart Hustle Magazine Editor Ramon Ray What the Entrepreneurial Journey is Really About

Zev Asch Interviews Smart Hustle Magazine Editor Ramon Ray: What the Entrepreneurial Journey is Really About

Smart Hustle Editor Ramon Ray is used to being on a certain side of the interview table, picking the brains of today’s entrepreneurs and small business owners in order to learn about their journeys and to share their advice in feature stories. Today you are in for a treat because the tables have turned....

How a Small Business Owner and Busy Mom Inspired her Community to Vote

How a Small Business Owner and Busy Mom Inspired her Community to Vote Nylissa Whitaker was already working two jobs when she decided to run for office in Harlem. She was an entrepreneur and small business owner in the community, running her own event marketing company, and an educator at New York University, teaching continuing...

How To Make Entrepreneurship Work For You

How To Make Entrepreneurship Work For You Entrepreneurship is challenging but it isn’t impossible. It isn’t always the omnipresent ticket to bail you out of your problems. In fact, as a small business owner, you are asking for the impossible and the surety of drained emotional reserves, as Clate Mask wrote earlier on Smart Hustle. But,...

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Creator of Quikiks Hands-Free Shoes Shares Entrepreneurial Journey

Creator of Quikiks Hands-Free Shoes Shares Entrepreneurial Journey Every entrepreneurs journey is different. Those who provide a service have a totally different path and experience totally different challenges than those who create a product. But for both, there are many challenges that remain the same: securing finances, building a team, staying motivated and getting your...

Entering the World of Entrepreneurship: Secrets from the Founder of Secret.ly

Entering the World of Entrepreneurship: Secrets from the Founder of 'Secret' Working in a windowless basement alongside David Byttow, Chrys Bader-Wechseler didn’t realize someday they’d form a $100 million startup together. But that was exactly what the co-founders of Secret did. Together, the two co-founded Secret, an app that allows its users to see anonymous...

Ignition Video Series: When Family Doesn’t Support Your Entrepreneurial Dream

Ignition Video Series: When Family Doesn't Support Your Entrepreneurial Dream When someone makes the decision to become an entrepreneur, not everyone fully understands why or what that means.  Family especially, are often concerned about the amount of time that being an entrepreneur requires, the lack of stability and sometimes the lack of money.  In this episode of Ignition,...