Peter Gasca

Peter Gasca

Entrepreneur and Small Business Strategist

Peter Gasca is an entrepreneur, startup consultant and author. He is the founder of Naked Cask, an innovative startup in the craft beer industry, and previously founded Wild Creations, a specialty toy and game developer and manufacturer. Previously, Gasca had a successful career as a business development consultant for USAID and a long career in real estate development. He is the co-author of One Million Frogs and serves as an executive in residence and lecturer at Coastal Carolina University. 

Why Entrepreneurs Should Be More Like 'Gas Stoves'
Emotions

Why Entrepreneurs Should Be More Like 'Gas Stoves'

Allowing yourself to quickly burn off frustration and move on from stressful situations is an incredibly valuable attribute to refine.
3 Reasons Fake Fans Cause Real Problems for Businesses
Social Media

3 Reasons Fake Fans Cause Real Problems for Businesses

While building a social media following with click farms can be enticing, entrepreneurs need to understand the implications they can have.
7 Essential Tips for an Effective Fundraising Strategy
Fundraising

7 Essential Tips for an Effective Fundraising Strategy

Many non-profit organizations, as well as startups, often approach the task of seeking money horribly wrong.
What the Craft Beer Industry Can Teach Entrepreneurs About Trademarks
Branding

What the Craft Beer Industry Can Teach Entrepreneurs About Trademarks

The amazing growth in the number of brew companies has created many branding and trademark conflicts. How they are resolved is a great lesson.
5 Modern Truths About Raising Early-Stage Capital
Startup Investment

5 Modern Truths About Raising Early-Stage Capital

Given that investors increasingly are sophisticated and involved in networks, startup entrepreneurs need to understand the early-stage investment environment.
6 Truths About Failure Every Entrepreneur Should Embrace
Failure

6 Truths About Failure Every Entrepreneur Should Embrace

Understanding these tenets can help you embrace fear as a powerful tool that will make you a better business owner.
4 Ways Fatherhood Has Made Me a Better Entrepreneur
Parenting

4 Ways Fatherhood Has Made Me a Better Entrepreneur

Becoming a parent has taught me how to balance my life and business better.
4 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Work With Up-and-Coming Talent
Young Entrepreneurs

4 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Work With Up-and-Coming Talent

Younger generations are no longer receiving the real world experiences needed to better equip them to handle adulthood. Business owners should step up to fill the gap.
5 Things Veterans Should Know to Start a Technology Business
Veterans

5 Things Veterans Should Know to Start a Technology Business

Veterans are well prepared to launch the next great startup. Many just need the right help to do so.
Avoid the Seed-Funding Surge Trap With These 8 Tips
Startup Financing

Avoid the Seed-Funding Surge Trap With These 8 Tips

A seasoned investor provides tips for startups to dodge the challenges created by the increasing availability of seed funding.
5 Podcasts That Will Get You Hooked on Digital Audio Content
Podcasts

5 Podcasts That Will Get You Hooked on Digital Audio Content

It can difficult to sort through the thousands of options available, so here are some suggestions for entrepreneurs.
8 Ways to Establish Your Business Credibility
Credibility

8 Ways to Establish Your Business Credibility

While there are many traits attributed to successful entrepreneurs, credibility is the one that stands out above the rest.
Warren Buffett's Remarkably Simple Mantra for Success
Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett's Remarkably Simple Mantra for Success

He may be a business sage, but this piece of advice has nothing to do with stocks and investments.
Entrepreneurs Should Be Prepared for the 'Zombie-Like' Apocalypse
Business Planning

Entrepreneurs Should Be Prepared for the 'Zombie-Like' Apocalypse

We are surrounded by "zombies" every day. Get you and your business ready for it with these five tips.
4 Questions to Ask When Planning Effective Customer Messages
Customer Service

4 Questions to Ask When Planning Effective Customer Messages

When it comes to communicating with your customers, just a few minutes of planning will save you time, energy and possibly, trouble, later down the line.