6 Lessons From 4 Years In Business

Recently my business, Idea Lemon, celebrated its 4 year anniversary. I use the word ‘celebrated’ loosely because really that meant Linkedin notified me it had been 4 years since I first a...


How To Shake Boredom & Become The Smartest Person At Your Company

If you’re reading this right now, and it’s during the work day, there’s a preeeetttyy good chance it’s because you’re bored and searching for distractions. You know the b...


The Art of StorytELLING

In 2009, Joshua Glenn and Rob Walker decided to put a price on storytelling. The pair would buy “junk” worth little to nothing and then re-sell it for 300 times its original value. All the proceed...


Epic Measures of Entrepreneurship: Isha Edwards Interview

Hiscox Courageous Entrepreneur Interview Series This is part one of the ten part series. Follow the Hiscox Courageous Entrepreneur interview series on Under30CEO.com. Interview Series Sponsored by Hi...


On Friday, I Quit Google. Here’s Why

This isn’t the first time I quit my job, but it will be the last. Honestly, saying goodbye to Google was supposed to happen a year ago.  And six months before that. If you ask my friends, they&...


Want to Stand Out? Create an Invisible Solution

When it first started, real-estate platform Commissions Inc faced a problem many tech companies have: The team needed a cloud-based email delivery system with powerful insights into deliverability. It...


Personal PR is about Leadership, not Grandstanding

Recently, Forbes published an article discussing why personal branding is vital to leadership development. The article contradicted the idea or stereotype that those who focus substantial time buildin...


Why Facebook Unlikes Mean You’re on the Right Track

  When I first started my business, I would take anything I could get. I wanted any customers that would work with me, I wanted plenty of speaking opportunities, and I wanted a lot of social media at...


Beyond the Pretty Logo: Why Hiring is Your Most Important Brand Decision

  I once worked for a large, multinational software company. We had a strong vision and good corporate values and it was a great place to work. But I never quite felt the company’s vision and value...


The Ingredients To Successful Sales And Marketing For Start Up Brands

  As a young entrepreneur or professional with a small business you may be thinking how exactly will I be able to compete with the big leading brands out in the market and the answer comes down to a ...