Author Archives: C. Cleveland

For Robin Wilson, Healthy Homes Pay Off

The world may call Robin Wilson’s business “eco-friendly” but her interior design company is squarely focused on health and wellness.

Brands Fall For The Hype: Celebrity Creative Directors Don’t Matter. Here’s Why

“Just like a desperate girl in the club, businesses resorting to shallow tactics in their thirst for the limelight will just turn people off.”

Remixing a Fashionable Past With Boxing Kitten

Maya Lake, the woman behind Boxing Kitten, finds innovation in fashion’s past seasons.

Steal Success: How to Learn From the Journeys of Others

Are you reading success stories the right way? Here’s some tips on learning lessons from the journeys of others.

Small Business Spotlight: Curly Girl Collective Takes A Community on the “Natural Hair Journey”

Curly Girl Collective events bring together a community to discuss, reflect, and celebrate natural hair textures.

Oh No They Didn’t! Super Bowl Ads Try To Profit From Controversy

Funny? Edgy? Controversial? Racist? These ads from Super Bowls past have tested the levels of decency with varying degrees of success.

How Not to Blog: The Tale of Beyoncé’s Beyhive Blunder

Beyoncé tries brand building with Beyhive, but misses the mark.

Small Business Spotlight: Actress Kaira Akita Starts A “Reality Revolution”

Welcome to the next generation of reality TV.

“Beast It!”: A Little Film’s Big Success Teaches Us About Pursuing Our Own Dreams

The success of “Beasts of the Southern Wild” shows why you shouldn’t start your next project thinking only about money.

Work It!: 2013’s Top 10 Areas For Innovation

Work It! is our latest column focused on innovation. Learn about the biggest trends in innovation for 2013 here.