Category Entrepreneurship

Is Amazon the new UPS?

According to a recent article from Recode, Amazon is now moving into the logistics and transport business.    Their new program offers Amazon-branded delivery vans and uniforms, as well as coaching and training for new “partners” – all for less than a $10,000 investment.  Certainly, Amazon sales continue to rise, accounting for 4% of all […]

You’re never too young to start a business!

Wow.  Was I ever impressed to read about 8-year old Samantha Sperrazza who invented Kandy bandZ, a very cool plastic bracelet filled with candy.  She won a 2013 Invention Convention Sponsorship for her idea, and not only is selling her products in Danbury, Connecticut area stores (including Wheels convenience stores), but has a patent pending on […]

Necessity is indeed the mother of invention….

Necessity is indeed the mother of invention.  Loved this article about a daughter (Satya Twena) who started making hats for her mom when she was diagnosed with breast cancer and subsequently shaved her head to avoid the hair loss that is so common with chemotherapy.     When the factory she was using to make […]