Category Archives for Entrepreneurship

Celebrate Your Freedom Fourth

July 4th – Time to Celebrate Your Entrepreneurial Freedom Even if you aren’t an entrepreneur – yet – you still enjoy many similar freedoms. Or you likely want to. This is a great time to reflect on the independent mindset and how we can all nurture it in ourselves and others. We’re more than ever […]

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Information Professionals and the Entrepreneurial Spirit

Dreaming of going out on your own? Becoming a solopreneur? Launching your own business?   Library professionals, info pros, knowledge managers, research analysts, competitive intelligence specialists, information analysts, business/pharmaceutical/scientific research experts – I’m  talking to all of you! Have you ever thought about consulting or starting a research business or info-centric firm of your own? […]

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SLA Info Consulting as a Career Workshop

Join Me at a Workshop for Info Consulting as a Career

Hot times? Maybe you should try a cool new career in Info Consulting!  What IS information consulting? Well, if you come to Trevose, PA on July 30th OR sign up for the webcast, you may find out! You may hear about competitive intelligence, market research, marketing consulting for libraries and info pros, research to help […]

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AIIP14 – Lessons Learned from Info Pros

So many great learning opportunities throughout AIIP14 that there were many lessons learned from info pros – veterans and newcomers! The Inner Harbor hosted the 28th Annual AIIP Conference in Baltimore, MD for info pros, info entrepreneurs, librarians, data visualizers, knowledge managers, super searchers and whatever we (or our clients) like to call us! So […]

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Learning to love change

Changes, tweaks and adjustments coming soon! A bit of remodeling and upgrading coming here to the home of The InfoHound. I’ve been watching videos & webinars; reading books, articles, blog posts, emails, trade press,  and magazines; attending events and conferences, ‘going to class’ and generally learning so much good stuff lately that my head might […]

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Small Business Week – Running a business is harder now

“59% of small business owners say it’s harder to run a small business now than it was just five years ago” Continuing our theme of Small Business Week 2013 – that data comes from a survey of 900+ small business owners by Constant Contact (the email marketing provider/service).  And it produced this lovely infographic:

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National Small Business Week

The week of June 17-21 is National Small Business Week more than 50% of Americans either own or work for a small business “As part of National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration takes the opportunity to highlight the impact of outstanding entrepreneurs, small business owners, and others from all 50 states and […]

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