Entrepreneurship

PostalZen

PostalZen is Making Mail More Convenient

Think about the last time you received a letter from a buddy. Let me guess… it didn’t take you long to remember. That’s because it was probably way more memorable than, say, an email. But let me ask you this: When was the last…

creating a startup

Why Creating a Startup is the Best Learning Experience

If you’re a lifelong learner, hungry for new skills to conquer—then you should seriously consider creating a startup. Why? Because you’ll learn more about how a business operates than any job you’ll ever have. And you’ll learn about all facets…

email anyone in the world

How to Email Anyone in the World

I’ll admit it: I struggled with this post title. Why? Because “How to Start a Discussion with Anyone in the World” is what it really means. When we send a cold email, we’re starting a discussion with somebody–a real, breathing human…

Alaska entrepreneurship

Flourishing Entrepreneurship at King Career Center

Renata Ballesteros-Lopez

The Business Industries class at the Martin Luther King Career Center (KCC) is a unique type of classroom. Here, high school students from all corners of the Anchorage School District do not just sit at lectures—they actually get to research,…