A tale of two downtown neighborhoods
John Scholes, vice president of Advocacy and Economic Development for the Downtown Seattle Association, argues that everyone’s interests would be better served if Pioneer Square and South Lake Union neighborhoods switched places, resulting in better urban neighborhoods and transit systems.
How to build a winning brand
Small-business branding expert Maria Ross, founder of Seattle-based branding and marketing consultancy Red Slice and author of Branding Basics for Small Business: How to Create an Irresistible Brand on Any Budget, offers her take on brand strategies for the up-and-coming.
13 tips for getting help for your startup
New entrepreneurs often do not understand that it takes a “village” to raise a startup. Those new entrepreneurs that do understand often don’t know who they need in their “village” or how to work with them once they figure it out.
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