Entrepreneurism, Innovation and a Global Economy
Kickstarter is a new way to fund creative projects around the world.
BzzAgent is a leading social marketing company that focuses on maintaining feedback from consumers through reviews, blog pots, and more.
Charlie Rose – Interviewer and broadcast journalist Charlie Rose engages America’s best thinkers, writers, politicians, athletes, entertainers, business leaders, scientists and other newsmakers in one-on-one interviews and roundtable discussions.
BALLE is the world’s fastest growing network of sustainable businesses. The company has helped spawn nearly 65 BALLE networks representing more than 20,000 entrepreneurs across the US and Canada.
Noobpreneur offers small business tips, ideas and tools.
The Association of Professional Futurists is a growing community of forward thinkers dedicated to promoting businesses both big and small.
TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Through conferences and videos, TED brings together the world’s most fascinating thinkers and doers, who are challenged to give the talk of their lives in under 18 minutes.
Trend Watching – Thousands of trend savvy professionals participate in trendwatching.com’s Happy Spotting Network, notifying people via email whenever they spot something of interest: new consumer trends, insights, innovations, and so on.
Gust is dedicated to being the global platform for startup funding. A beneficial site for both investors and entrepreneurs.
AngelList has quickly emerged as an indispensable resource for connecting entrepreneurs with investors.
RISE – a Relationship & Information Series for Entrepreneurs – is a nonprofit program that hosts an annual series dedicated to empowering entrepreneurs through free conferences.
A Better Interview – Listed on Forbes 100 best site and offers great tips and programs for landing the job of your dreams.
Career One Stop is offers tools to help job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Career Builder – This website allows you to search by audience, job title, company, salary, location, etc.
Monster – Along with being a job search engine, Monster.com offers free resources such as resume help and interview tips.
The Ladders – This website offers a free trial of its resources, along with a premium monthly membership that matches you with employers.
Idealist connects people, organizations, and resources. It is completely independent of any government, political ideology, or religious affiliation.
iFreelance is a place for freelancers to connect with projects and find work related to their field.
SustainableBusiness.com provides global news and networking services to help green business grow, covering all sectors: renewable energy, green building, sustainable investing, and organics.
SVN is a network of entrepreneurs that pioneers socially responsible business.
Money and Credit Counseling
The National Foundation for Credit Counseling is the nation’s largest financial counseling organization.
Annual Credit Report – This website allows you to request free credit reports once every 12 months.
Personal Growth, Creativity and Change
Eckhart Tolle, author of The Power of Now.
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi has contributed pioneering work to our understanding of happiness, creativity, human fulfillment and the notion of “flow.”
Planet SARK exists as a practical, transformational resource for those creative, courageous, joyful beings who are responding to the calling of their soul.
Purpose and Calling
Philosophy Talk – Al Gini Radio Broadcast, the program that questions everything…except your intelligence.
David Whyte, poet, author, speaker.
Dick Leider, author of The Power of Purpose
Gregg Levoy, author of Callings
Joseph Campbell, “there’s nothing you can do that is more important than being fulfilled.”
Ken Robinson, speaker and author of The Element
Parker Palmer, The Center for Courage Renewal, a place that encourages personal and professional integrity and the courage to act on it.
Rick Jarrow, “Liberating Yourself to Pursue The Work You Love”