— JULY 24, 2018 —
The Unplugged Series: The Builder Dinner: Early Bird Tix Close Soon!
The Builder Dinner
is hosted by City First Bank and Lee's Flower Shop and curated by Think Local First! Sponsored in part by Pepco Holdings, City First Bank, Truss, DC Brau and Access Green
, this special event will unveil transforming stories and fruitful discussions from Nicole Hollander [JBG], Paul Ruppert [Warehouse Industries], Jerri Evans [Turning Natural], Bo Menkiti [Menkiti Group], Michael Babin, [Neighborhood Restaurant Group], Lisa Banusiewicz [Truss] and Virginia Arrisueño [DeNada]. Early Bird Tickets On Sale Now!
#ThinkLocalFirst Market Has a NEW Location!
We are excited to be participating in #IndieWeek. Celebrate your Independents at Think Local First DC Market! Independents Week
celebrates the spirit of entrepreneurism and community and encourages people to choose local small businesses for their shopping, dining, and services.
Understanding the Rise of Intrapreneurship
What is intrapreneurship? The essential characteristic of intrapreneurs is that they apply the principles of entrepreneurship to the roles they fill within a company rather than in a startup venture, Forbes reports. Intrapreneurs are vital to the continued success of organizations, which is why more and more companies are choosing to embrace intrapreneurship. Workers who embody the concept are willing to take risks to solve problems.
How to Rebrand in a Way that Bears Fruit
“There’s always an opportunity to remind your clients that you care about them and that you’re willing to go the extra mile to put a smile on their faces — even if it’s with an initiative as simple as producing a quarterly newsletter to keep them up to date on company or industry developments. Take the lessons of rebranding from Coke and Pepsi and use them for your business!