Business

Lessons in Irony

When I stopped in to visit one of the most successful startups in my town’s recent memory, I only gravitated towards a single product… which just happened to be one that I had already had access to in my own store.

Don’t Mine the Gold; Sell Shovels to the Miners

I’ve been trying to start a business with the potential to change my life since I was eighteen. Four years later, and I’m still working on it. I’ve found success in some areas, and found lots and lots of failure in others. But from those failures, I’ve learned something valuable that I’m going to share with you today.