Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneurs’

On Tap: Pinball School, #BigDGives, Entrepreneurs’ Organization, & an Evening with Macedonian Ambassador

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Nov. 24 – Dec. 1.

Thursday, Nov. 24

PRAIRIE LIGHTS  6 to 9 p.m. at Lynn Creek Park, 5610 Lake Ridge Parkway, in Grand Prairie. Drive through a 2-mile path featuring 4 million lights.

Patent Office to Hire More Examiners, Ease Backlog

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Young entrepreneurs and startups are thriving in North Texas and nationwide, flooding the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office with a backlog of applications.

So much so that if you’re 22 years old when you file the patent, you’ll likely be …

Make Yours the Best Launch Team Ever

Posted by Jeanne Spreier

GETTING THE RIGHT TEAM IN PLACE IS CRITICAL TO LAUNCHING A NEW CONCEPT


With an idea and a market, and some funding, and a ton of motivation, and a great team, a new concept should be a success. …

Trey Bowles Announces ProjectEDU for Entrepreneurs

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Energy was buzzing at PLUGGED: Intro to the Dallas Startup Community at The DEC (Dallas Entrepreneur Center) on Wednesday night, where Co-founder Trey Bowles announced its latest programming ProjectEDU: An Educational Series for the North Texas Entrepreneur. 

Bowles says the

Dallas Entrepreneur Center’s Trey Bowles Gives Entrepreneurs Tools For Success

Posted by Jeff Bounds

DI ADVISER Q&A: AT THE DEC, BOWLES OFFERS RESOURCES, WORKSPACE FOR ENTREPRENEURS


This is the second in a series of question-and-answer sessions with a Dallas Innovates’ Adviser.

Trey Bowles helped marry the idea of communal work spots, called “…

Do Your Data Homework Before Starting a Business

Posted by Dallas Brain

ANALYZING YOUR INDUSTRY CAN HELP UNDER YOUR COMPETITORS


Have you considered starting your own business? Or perhaps you have an existing business and you are thinking of investing money in order to increase foot traffic and brand awareness.

Analyzing your …

Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales Tells Young Entrepreneurs ‘Fail Faster’

Posted by Heather Noel

FOUNDER SHARES INSIGHTS FOR SUCCESS WITH DALLAS BUSINESS LEADERS

When Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales set out to bring his idea for a free online encyclopedia to life, there wasn’t a collaborative model to follow.

“We were Web 2.0 before anybody …

WalletHub Says DFW Cities Among Top 20 For Hispanic Entrepreneurs

Posted by Heather Noel

PLANO IS THE TOP-RANKED DFW CITY IN THE STUDY


Two North Texas cities were recently ranked in the top 20 of “2016’s Best Cities for Hispanic Entrepreneurs,” according to an analysis by WalletHub.

The personal finance website looked at 150 …

Dallas Startup Week: Entrepreneurs say Perseverance is Key

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

SUCCESSFUL VENTURES OVERCOME BUMPS ALONG THE ROAD


Whether it’s mobile keyless access for hotels, app controlled lighting, or developing an interactive golf experience, some of the most successful entrepreneurs in North Texas faced moments of doubt or even failure when …

Entrepreneurs Told to Set Their Businesses Apart at Summit

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Cover up all the logos and branding on your company’s website and its advertisements. The result should still be a website that’s engaging and, most importantly, different from your competitors, business owners were told Thursday at the Entrepreneur Summit 2016.…