We’re living in a designer’s world

airbnb

An interview with Airbnb’s co-founder was released nearly a year ago by First Round Capital. This interview, although a year old, is equally important today. In the talk, the co-founder of Airbnb outlines the importance of design, and how it was the catalyst to their business’ growth to a billion dollar enterprise. Watch the full-length video below:  

adminWe’re living in a designer’s world

Launching a startup? Why goal setting and planning is paramount in your success.

We’ve seen it time and again. A budding entrepreneur walks through our doors with a great idea, fool proof business model, and a hundred ideas on how to execute said idea. Unfortunately, once someone is bitten by the entrepreneurial bug, they become the “idea woman” or “idea man”. It’s like a virus. These new entrepreneurs become idea zombies — pumping …

adminLaunching a startup? Why goal setting and planning is paramount in your success.

5 ways to tell if your million dollar idea is “worth it”

million-dollar-idea

It’s 4:00 AM, and that notebook of ideas on your bedside is filled with mediocre concepts. There’s probably a billion dollars of ideas in there. Sheer genius. Today is different. You’ve got it. The one. It’s brilliant. You can’t sleep. It’s the aha moment you’ve been waiting for. You pull out your computer, and feverishly Google for the concept. Nothing. …

admin5 ways to tell if your million dollar idea is “worth it”

Why are print companies like Vistaprint so cheap?

vista-print

Print companies. It’s a love-hate relationship. For years, companies like Vistaprint have provided print materials for businesses. What’s great? They’re cheap…or let’s be PC…they’re “extremely affordable.” Now, we wanted to ask the burning question – Whey are they so cheap? Are all other print companies ripping off customers? Or has Vistaprint figured out a method to reduce print costs? To …

adminWhy are print companies like Vistaprint so cheap?

Announcing Peakk Studio: The merger of The DPM Firm & Heard Marketing

Merging

Welcome to the newly formed Peakk Studio! For the past several years, our teams have been focused on consistently producing creative marketing material for our clients. The DPM Firm and Heard Marketing recently partnered to become Peakk Studio. The DPM Firm was founded by Rex Nayee in 2012. Focused largely on design and print, The DPM Firm has worked with …

adminAnnouncing Peakk Studio: The merger of The DPM Firm & Heard Marketing