Find Inspiration: Entrepreneur’s 100 Brilliant Companies to Watch
Good afternoon DMIers. I hope you had a fantastic Labor Day weekend and are ready for week 3.
Tomorrow we’ll be diving into your digital media product concepts with Homework 1. We’ll be putting each product concept to the Sticky Test and brainstorm options for further development. We’ll also review Homework 2 and 3, which require you to start identifying details about your competitors and your market.
Here are some resources to help you find some inspiration in your work:
- Entrepreneur’s 100 Brilliant Companies to Watch in 2016 highlights innovators across a wide range of industries including fashion, health, business services, tech, recreation and food. This is a great resource for a quick dive into entrepreneurs in specific industries you’re passionate about. Who knows, you may find a competitor or two in this feature.
- Eight Practices of Successful Entrepreneurial Journalists is a good read to help spur lots of ideas around your digital media product: how you’ll make money, engage customers and how you’ll differentiate yourself from the competition.
Enjoy exploring your industries and fine-tuning your business ideas.