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How a Simple Household Annoyance Became a Awesome Business Idea

How a Simple Household Annoyance Became a Awesome Business Idea

With the holidays fast approaching, there are probably a number of things you’re dreading as you begin preparations for them. Jane Casey and Charlene Yeager, co-founders of Fancy Panz, believe they’ve found a solution to one of them in a common household annoyance. The Birth of Fancy Panz: Solving a Household Annoyance Although neither Casey nor...

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...

Using the Power of the Internet to Build a Manufacturing Business An Interview with Laina Gossman

Using the Power of the Internet to Build a Manufacturing Business: An Interview with Laina Gossman

Getting a product-based business off the ground has unique challenges compared to service-based businesses. Not only do you have to deal with marketing, branding, finding leads, and growing customers, but you also have to handle the designing and manufacturing of a physical product. Not knowing how to convert the idea into a mass-produced product...