I like to write on stuff; mostly walls and napkins. #entrepreneur #CurbYourEnthusiast, @Technori CEO, @WGNRadio host and @NorthwesternU grad.

It’s me. The American Product.

It’s the Fourth of July. America is now 241 years old. You may pop a bottle of Barefoot Sparkling Wine or ponder our history for a bit. I can’t dictate how you spend your damn holiday. Since I have you here, let’s take a moment and consider our economy. The United States has an estimated…

Your career path is unique, own it

Justyn Howard is the founder of Sprout Social, a web application that help companies expand their social media presence. The discussion also turned towards the virtues of Facebook Live video and whether or not it’s a useful tool for marketing or news-making. Sprout Social was voted one of the best places to work by Glassdoor.

Get some money back on your home

Turbo Appeal is identifying an all-too-common issue with homeowners: not knowing how to appeal property taxes. The process and the paperwork turn a lot of owners away from getting some extra money in your pocket. Co-Founder John Guidos talks about how he built the company and how he kept it alive to be the success…

Nick Cannon is familiar with your startup life

Actor and celebrity-entrepreneur Nick Cannon stopped into Chicago to host the Teen Mogul summit, an event that spotlights young innovators from underserved communities in Chicago. Showbiz Shelly visited the event to have a sit-down chat with the “Wild ‘N Out” star. Seems like even someone as successful as Cannon still recognizes the risks involved with…