Topic: entrepreneur

Bullish: Where To Get A Kickass Business Idea (Also: Whiskey And Knitting)

Bullish: Where To Get A Kickass Business Idea (Also: Whiskey And Knitting)

Where do business ideas come from?

I’ve got hundreds of them, like a pair of ovaries full of tiny, dormant ideas, some of them awesome and some of them terrifyingly defective  — and many, many more than anyone could ever bring to fruition. (This is a pretty good metaphor, except that you’re actually born with all the eggs you’re ever going to have, and I’m pretty sure I wasn’t born knowing that “Treelivery” would be the world’s best name for a Christmas-tree delivery business.) More »

9 More Skinny Products Bethenny Frankel Can Sell If She Wants To Diversify Her Brand

9 More Skinny Products Bethenny Frankel Can Sell If She Wants To Diversify Her Brand

When Bethenny Frankel revealed last week that she is soon putting out a novel called skinnydipping, we realized there’s a whole world of “Skinny” product possibilities just dying to be sold.

We know Bethenny has no shortage of ideas for her brand, but we wanted to help in any way we could. So we came up with some new and innovative ideas and directions Bethenny could take the Skinny brand. More »

Corporate Detox Week: Starting A Company While Still At Your Day Job Is Brutal

Corporate Detox Week: Starting A Company While Still At Your Day Job Is Brutal

How did Wonder Woman do it? I mean she worked a regular job during the day and then fought crime the rest of the time. And she did it all with perfectly coiffed hair and a stunning albeit slightly gold-heavy costume. But what about for real people who have made the choice to start their dream company but can’t quit their existing jobs because of money or just basic practicality? Is it possible to do this without going crazy or just taking years of your life by not sleeping? Well, based on the people we talked to, they did lose a few years of sleep but they managed to do it. More »

Bethenny Frankel’s Newest Drink Has A Celebrity Following

Bethenny Frankel's Newest Drink Has A Celebrity Following

Well Bethenny Frankel is having a good week on top of her already amazing summer and year. On Aug.3, she celebrated the launch of her latest new drink, Skinnygirl Sangria in a tiny, pink dress and orange heels. The new concoction apparently already has some famous fans, according to Bethenny. Lea Michele is a big fan of Skinnygirl Margarita, so I sent her the Sangria before the launch, and she loves it! But what’s not to like? Guilt free sangria and margarita,” Bethenny said. More »

Bethenny Frankel Smartly Says She Joined ‘Real Housewives’ To Help Her Business

Bethenny Frankel Smartly Says She Joined 'Real Housewives' To Help Her Business

Business mogul Bethenny Frankel sat down with CNN recently to discuss her best strategy tips for entrepreneurs and how she has gotten to where she is today. It is hard to believe that the woman who just sold her Skinnygirl alcohol brand for $120 million to Beam Global only had $8,000 in her bank account when she decided to join the cast of Bravo’s The Real Housewives of New York back in 2008. More »