8 Things You Need to Know Before Starting a Business

  Nothing can fully prepare you for starting your own business—but you can learn from others who’ve been there. We asked eight founders and advisors in The Oracles what they wish they’d known when they were starting out. Here’s what they said… Nothing can fully prepare you for starting your own business—but you can learn from others who’ve been there. We asked eight founders and Advisors in The Oracles what they wish they’d known when they were starting out. Here’s what they said. 1. Realize entrepreneurship is a marathon – Marla Beck The Nasdaq crashed one year after we started...

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How to Turn Your Product Idea Into a Fortune, Learning From Failures & Forging A Way Forward

There are a lot of success stories out there that talk about product launches and their ability to turn someone into a millionaire overnight. There are also a lot of stories that talk about failed product launches that resulted in financial ruin. Whichever way you choose to look at it, both outcomes offer valuable opportunities for learning and reducing risk along the journey to a successful venture…that is if you choose to listen, learn, and most importantly, PRACTICE what you learn. There are a lot of success stories out there that talk about product launches and their ability to turn...

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Every resource we used to plan and launch a $75k Kickstarter campaign

As partners in a firm that specializes in product launches, we regularly get calls from entrepreneurs and brand managers seeking help with their “revolutionary” products. After listening politely, we ask about the research supporting their claims. The classic response? “We haven’t done the research yet, but we know anecdotally that it works and is totally safe.” We’ve been fielding these calls for so long that we can often tell from one conversation whether the launch will succeed.

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Rapid Safe, Innovative Firearm Security System

Rapid Safe, Innovative Firearm Security System

When it comes to the topic of having a firearm in the home, implementing safety measures, especially if we have kids, is a must. It can be a bit of a balancing act when it comes to storing firearms in a safe place in the home, away from our children, while at the same time keeping it easily accessible in the event of an emergency. Envision Product Development Group LLC and Hornady Security brought you the Rapid Safe. Read more about this innovative firearm security system here…

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