Emily Lund 

Managing Editor


San Diego Audiovisual Company, Fluid Sound, Completes Landmark Project for Local Casino

When you own a business-to-business (B2B) company, it’s important to always keep in mind how your company’s products or services can make your clients more prosperous, efficient, or provide them with something they can’t (or choose not to) do in-house. After all, your own company lives or dies based on how well you serve the needs of other businesses and business owners. For … [Read more...]

San Diego Software Company Finds Success by Staying Nimble and Capitalizing on Opportunities

Founder Nonfiction, a boutique publishing house that works with entrepreneurs and business owners, recently launched a new series titled Founder Stories. The second interview in the series is with Matthew Grisafe, the owner of AV Programming Associates. In it, Matthew talks about how he started AVPA, how he remains responsive to market dynamics, and how he’s turned necessity … [Read more...]

Ms Sparky Electric: A San Diego Electrician Who’s Breaking Stereotypes and Growing Her Business

Being a woman in a male-dominated profession can be hard. But as Mary Stapleton has found out, it can also be an advantage. Mary is the owner of Ms. Sparky Electric and is an electrical contractor in the San Diego, California area of Encinitas. In a city as large as San Diego, there are many, many electricians. With so many options, standing out in whatever way you can is … [Read more...]

Advice to My Startup Self: Jessica Dawson of Founder Nonfiction

Jessica Dawson is the Editor-in-Chief at Founder Nonfiction, a publishing house dedicated to telling the stories of business owners and entrepreneurs. She and her team collaborate with business owners who should have books, but who don’t have the time to devote to learning the fine details of writing and publishing. In this interview, Jessica talks to Businessing Magazine about … [Read more...]

The World’s Most Influential Female Entrepreneurs: An Infographic

Traditionally, business ownership would have been regarded in many quarters as a men’s game, but with gender stereotypes disappearing with the passage of time, we now live in a world where female entrepreneurs are plentiful. Some of these women have succeeded in becoming globally-recognized names who have earned vast wealth from their business ventures. In the infographic … [Read more...]

Nonfiction Publisher Launches “Founder Stories” Series

Our friends at Founder Nonfiction, a boutique publishing house that works with busy professionals who have stories worth sharing, recently launched a new series titled Founder Stories. The first interview in the new series is with Cameron Ungar, the owner of Stylehawk Events Services in San Diego. In it, Cameron talks about his journey to becoming an entrepreneur, how he … [Read more...]

How to Offer Profitable Free Shipping: An Infographic

If you ever shopped online, you may be familiar with this scenario: you find the product you like for the price you want to pay, go through the checkout process, but then gasp when you find out that you have to pay $10 for shipping. Do you follow through with the purchase, or are you like the 58% of shoppers who abandon the cart after seeing high shipping costs? As an … [Read more...]

How a Clean Office Can Boost Productivity: An Infographic

It’s no secret that a well-maintained working environment feeds greater productivity for several reasons ranging from the reduced likelihood of absenteeism from work-related illnesses to a reduction in time squandered on looking for important documents. In this infographic from Cleaning Services Group, you can see more on the correlation between a clean workplace and a … [Read more...]

10 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Superheroes

Through the years, all of our favorite superheroes have provided inspiration and entertainment. Characters like Batman, Wonder Woman, and Superman not only give us inspiration about how to live. They can also teach us a thing or two about entrepreneurship. Fundera compiled a list of ten business lessons we can learn from superheroes. The list includes business wisdom and quotes … [Read more...]

From Millionaire to Billionaire: An Infographic

Most business owners only dream of becoming a billionaire. It seems like the “three-comma club” is reserved for a select few who are either extremely fortunate or extremely brilliant. However, the number of billionaires in the world has more than doubled in just the past decade—from 891 in 2007 to 2,124 in 2018—making the club seem a bit less exclusive. In the following … [Read more...]