Internships at startups: an alternative to MBAs

Posted on 05. Feb, 2014 by tobymorning in blog, Classes, Colearn, Coworking, Detroit, Funding, SOMA, startup camp, Startups

Don’t waste your money doing an MBA. Get an internship instead. Wanna be an entrepreneur? It takes more than just passion and desire. You need real skills to succeed, but where do you get them? A surprising number of people think that they should do an MBA. I don’t blame them. After all, universities invest […]

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Coworking turns 7 this week

Posted on 04. Aug, 2013 by tobymorning in blog, Coworking, Coworking Day, Designers, Detroit, Developers, SOMA, Startups

On August 9, 2013, Citizen Space, the world’s first coworking space, will celebrate its 7 year anniversary and the global coworking movement with “International Coworking Day 2013”. International Coworking Day will be celebrated all over the world and will focus on freelancers, independents, & startup businesses who have chosen to “work collaboratively together”. There already […]

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Entrepreneur Alistair Croll Describes the ‘Lean Analytics’ Method

Posted on 02. Jun, 2013 by tobymorning in blog, Coworking, Developers, SOMA, Startups

For too long, entrepreneurs have launched new ideas with the assumption that “if you build it, they will come.” However, the Information Age has flipped that concept on its head. Today, strategists have a world of data at their fingertips. They don’t have to just build something and hope customers respond. They can see in […]