Laura McCamy

Laura McCamy

Laura McCamy is a freelance writer based in Oakland, California. She writes about small business, real estate, and development. An avid urban bike rider, she also loves to cover bicycling, urban planning, and the intersection of bicycles and business. Follow her on Twitter @lmcwords.

crowd-funding

For a Sneaker-Loving Entrepreneur, Success Is in the Bag

What happens when you take a great idea, create a Kickstarter campaign, generate some buzz, then fall short of your $40,000 goal? If you’re Fernando A. Robert, you parlay that experience into a successful startup launch. Robert’s Weekender backpack for sneaker enthusiasts may not have captured the necessary funds from the crowdfunding website, but it did […]

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culture-and-workplace

5 Ways to Boost Employee Trust

What happens when you take a great idea, create a Kickstarter campaign, generate some buzz, then fall short of your $40,000 goal? If you’re Fernando A. Robert, you parlay that experience into a successful startup launch. Robert’s Weekender backpack for sneaker enthusiasts may not have captured the necessary funds from the crowdfunding website, but it did […]

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social-media

5 Tips for Boosting Your Twitter Following

What happens when you take a great idea, create a Kickstarter campaign, generate some buzz, then fall short of your $40,000 goal? If you’re Fernando A. Robert, you parlay that experience into a successful startup launch. Robert’s Weekender backpack for sneaker enthusiasts may not have captured the necessary funds from the crowdfunding website, but it did […]

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email-marketing

6 Common Email Newsletter Errors to Avoid

What happens when you take a great idea, create a Kickstarter campaign, generate some buzz, then fall short of your $40,000 goal? If you’re Fernando A. Robert, you parlay that experience into a successful startup launch. Robert’s Weekender backpack for sneaker enthusiasts may not have captured the necessary funds from the crowdfunding website, but it did […]

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professional

4 Reasons Why Freelancers Should Think of Themselves as Entrepreneurs

What happens when you take a great idea, create a Kickstarter campaign, generate some buzz, then fall short of your $40,000 goal? If you’re Fernando A. Robert, you parlay that experience into a successful startup launch. Robert’s Weekender backpack for sneaker enthusiasts may not have captured the necessary funds from the crowdfunding website, but it did […]

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psychology-of-success

Entrepreneur’s Experience of Homelessness is Her Springboard to Success

What happens when you take a great idea, create a Kickstarter campaign, generate some buzz, then fall short of your $40,000 goal? If you’re Fernando A. Robert, you parlay that experience into a successful startup launch. Robert’s Weekender backpack for sneaker enthusiasts may not have captured the necessary funds from the crowdfunding website, but it did […]

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business-profiles

Young Entrepreneurs Develop Fragrance Line Just for Kids

What happens when you take a great idea, create a Kickstarter campaign, generate some buzz, then fall short of your $40,000 goal? If you’re Fernando A. Robert, you parlay that experience into a successful startup launch. Robert’s Weekender backpack for sneaker enthusiasts may not have captured the necessary funds from the crowdfunding website, but it did […]

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business-profiles

Former Hip-Hop Mogul Finds His Calling in Real Estate Investing

What happens when you take a great idea, create a Kickstarter campaign, generate some buzz, then fall short of your $40,000 goal? If you’re Fernando A. Robert, you parlay that experience into a successful startup launch. Robert’s Weekender backpack for sneaker enthusiasts may not have captured the necessary funds from the crowdfunding website, but it did […]

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