Categories for Entrepreneurship

6 Key Ways To Help Startups Be More Productive

Charles Haggas on August 1st, 2017

One of the biggest challenges when running a startup is being productive while charging through the mountain of tasks ahead. Though it may seem overwhelming at first, establishing a set of routines and building some discipline is the best way to stay productive through it all. Rather than burning out halfway through your to-do list…

10 Comprehensive Tips for Building a Successful Agency

Charles Haggas on July 27th, 2017

Starting and running your own agency is a wonderful endeavor, but it’s by no means an automatic success. Even if you have all the right start-up resources, a great office location, and a strong initial team, profits and growth are not guaranteed. In fact, only a small percentage of young businesses make it passed the…

8 Steps to Get Freelance Work when You’re Still a Newb

Charles Haggas on December 30th, 2015

Working in the creative and technical space, I get the rewarding opportunity to mentor junior designers, marketers, copywriters and developers entering the workforce. I wish I could say that colleges and universities are preparing students to effectively enter┬áthe workforce and showcase their skills to employers, but it seems like higher learning institutions are always about…

Being Realistic About Finding Equity Cofounders

Charles Haggas on December 30th, 2015

I often get questions from startup founders that are bootstrapping or have yet to receive funding in regards to how they can find other team members that will work for equity or if I will do work for equity. This request is usually a follow-up question after complaining about my hourly rate or complaining about…