Entries by Joel Goldstein

Tips for a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

Tips for a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Crowdfunding websites have opened up a whole new world of opportunity for entrepreneurs hoping for capital to start a business. Although you have probably read tons of viral stories about incredibly successful campaigns, there are also those that make common mistakes and don’t perform as desired. So, before you […]

Networking Tips for Millennials

Networking Tips for Millennials It’s not what you know, but who you know. In today’s job market, it is estimated that 60-80% of jobs are found through networking. Because Millennials are newer to the job market, their networks may be smaller than their peers’ from other generations. Bridge the gap with these tips on navigating […]

10 Apps for Startups and Small Businesses

10 Apps for Startups and Small Businesses   Running a startup or small business can be costly and hectic, but today’s apps can help save entrepreneurs time and money. Download these apps to make living the entrepreneurial life a little easier:   Rescue Time This time management app runs in the background of your computer […]

Similarities Between Millennials and Gen Z

Although there are many differences between these two generations in the workplace, it’s not hard to find similarities, either. Both generations covet stronger, more personal relationships with the higher ups in the office and actively seek out mentors to help with professional development. Because both generations grew up surrounded by technology, it’s no surprise that […]

How Gen Z Will Change the Workplace?

The topic of Millennials in the workplace has exploded over the last few years, especially since this generation now represents the largest part of the American workforce. However, with all of this focus on Millennials, many people have forgotten to pay attention to the next generation that believe it or not, is now making their […]

Is the new collaborative office “Co-Working” space trend effective for Millennials?

Thanks to forward-thinking brands like Google and Facebook, companies across the country have slowly begun to adopt the collaborative work environment. Glass doors and lowered cubicle walls seek to provide transparency, while multiple lounge areas and laid-back meeting rooms encourage teamwork. This trend looks to revamp the modern day office space, but is it effective […]

Think Like a Shark: Lessons Learned from “Shark Tank”

ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank” has inspired a nation of viewers to believe in the American Dream again. But besides the endless entertainment of seeing cringe-worthy pitches and banter between the sharks, what real-life lessons has the show taught us? Do the work yourself. Entrepreneurs must be willing to do every role in the company […]

The 5 Factors that make a Servant Leader

What makes a leader a great servant? That’s just it. The best leaders are the humblest of servants. Here is five characteristics these noble men of valor exhibit: 1. “Generosity is giving more than you can.” Khalil Gibran. The essence of any servant is generosity. To lead is to serve, and to any servant abides by […]