Pivots

Motivation

5 Tips to Keep Team Motivation Going During a Pivot

Motivation is key when you are going through a business change.

5 Ways to Win a Slice of the Wearables Market

It only seems like a crowded space until you use your imagination.

A CBD Drink For The Stressed

How a stressed-out Wall Streeter went from vodka to cannabis and created a soda to chill by (minus the hangover).

How Cannabis Company Caliva Survived a Business-Ending Regulation

When a new law limited how companies can deliver cannabis, Caliva just invested more in their delivery service.

How a Childhood Toy Inspired This Entrepreneur to Launch Her Business

Reminded of her passion, Laurie Gray ditched the corporate world and launched the Pie Bar bakery.

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From Bankruptcy to $87 Million in Funding: How Tamara Mellon Saved Her Namesake Brand

The Jimmy Choo co-founder has faced plenty of hurdles as an entrepreneur. But now, she's clinging tight to her vision -- and finding new levels of success.

Whatever Business You're In, You Can Pivot to the Cannabis Business

Want to get into weed? Look no further than your résumé. These entrepreneurs took their skills to the cannabis industry and are killing it.

The Emerald Triangle's Brutal Pivot From Black Market to Legal

Growers no longer have to hide their crop from cops in helicopters, which was the one real advantage the Emerald Triangle had for growing weed.
Failure

How This Entrepreneur Built a Business Out of a College Project

If you wait to execute until you're absolutely sure of everything, you will likely miss out on opportunity.
teachers

5 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Glean From Their Kids' K-12 Teachers

Remember that teacher you loved in second grade who was so honest and constructive in her advice? Be that kind of entrepreneur.
Problem Solvers

SimpliSafe Chased the Wrong Customer. This Pivot Saved The Business.

SimpliSafe is a security system built for renters. But it unexpectedly gained traction with homeowners.
Entrepreneurs

4 Difficult Steps on the Journey from 'Zero to One'

Sometimes, you have to kill your favorite idea.
Pivots

5 Effective Ways Entrepreneurs Can Pivot Better When Things Go Kaboom

Don't let problems get you down. Go over, under, around or through. Just be sure that you prepare to pivot.
Pivots

3 Questions You Need to Ask Before You Give Up on Your Business Idea

It's okay to pivot or even move on to other ideas, but here's how you can make sure you've exhausted all your options first.
Innovation Now

This Snack Brand Multiplied Its Revenues by a Factor of 10 in Just 3 Years

The entrepreneur behind Hail Merry thought the brand had stopped growing, but then she made some big changes.