27 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Whatever the inspiration or relation may be, the naming of your business is one of the most important parts of becoming a CEO. After a quick google it became clear that this was the name for our new agency.

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Naming Your Business: Process and Pitfalls

The Startup Magazine

Company names like Apple, Amazon and eBay evoke an image of success and cutting-edge technology. It’s hard to overstate the importance of a business name. When a name is the face of the brand, getting it right is absolutely crucial,” Adam Fridman writes in Inc.

Eat, Pray, Love, and Vacation

entrepreMusings

During this time, I read a very interesting book (that most of the rest of the world already knows about because the movie is now out starring Julia Roberts) Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman’s Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia (Amazon Link) by Elizabeth Gilbert.

Italian-American Restaurant Serving Uniquely Made Food in Chicago

Hearpreneur

In 2010, I rebranded a family business, a restaurant owned by my father called D’s Little Italy. How did you come up with your business name? Besides a great taste, quality of food served matters a lot. Franco Francese the owner of Mattone Restaurant and Bar , an Italian-American restaurant, located in the Chicago suburbs knows that too well. The restaurant was once owned by his father where Franco has been in the business his entire life.

Co-founder Passionate About High-quality Pre-school Programs

Hearpreneur

As part of their research for an innovative approach to early childhood education, the two traveled to Reggio Emilia, Italy to learn more about the Reggio Emilia Approach. How did you come up with your business name? Roberto Ortega and his wife founded KLA Schools was founded in 2008. Previously, Roberto worked in the real estate/construction industry for two years while his wife was a preschool teacher at a small preschool in Miami.

Business Leader Dedicated to Fighting the Depression Epidemic and Promoting Mental Wellness in the Workplace

Hearpreneur

How did you come up with your business name? For a while we had been in business with partners that were located in Italy. il faro” was the name of one of those restaurants, the name stood for lighthouse.

Grow Your Business Fast, By Doing Less!

Mike Michalowicz

In case you’re not familiar with the 80/20 rule here is a quick primer: In 1906 an Italian economist named Vilfredo Pareto noticed that 80% of the land in Italy was owned by 20% of the population. I hope you have your seat belt on (even if you’re sitting in your office chair). At the very least you’re about to experience a jolt, and at the very best you are about to master the greatest tool for colossal business growth.

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VC Adventure

Everything from arranging the trip logistics to putting together our schwag bags (complete with Tour of Thirty-Ten (spelled out in Slovenian), individually named “Cutters” tee-shirts, to adjusting last minute travel. Pete was excited to take a quick side-trip into Italy.

Transcript of How to Give Your Content CPR

Duct Tape Marketing

John Jantsch: Choosing the right domain name is critical to ensuring the success of your small business, but it’s gotten a little harder. You know, I’m sure a lot of people ask about the name, but it’s obvious, right? The name Talking Shrimp, everyone asks about that.

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Innovative Entrepreneur Creating The “Harry Potter of the Seas” Through Following Her Instincts and Vision

Hearpreneur

Alessandra was originally raised in Rome, Italy where she lived until moving to Thailand at age 15, which has helped her shape Shipsomnia into a truly global experience, now bringing this to the United States. How did you come up with your business name?

Dalhousie University Commencement Speech – 2017

Steve Blank

The first weekly newspapers appeared in Italy and Germany, and quickly spread through Europe. It had different names in the past — “yellow journalism,” propaganda, misinformation. Light a path for the better angels.

How to Start a Travel Agency

Up and Running

At Flavours Holidays], we have been specializing in cooking, Pilates, painting, photography, and language holidays in Italy since 1998,” she says. Lorne’s vision was to create a brand that “gave guests a true taste of Italy.”. “I The Complete Guide to Registering Your Business Name.

New “Locky” Ransomware Spreading At Alarming Rate

YoungUpstarts

Similar to wildfire in a Jungle, a new Ransomware by the name of “Locky” is spreading at an alarming rate. Italy comes in the 3 rd spot with 5200 of its computer users feeling the heat.

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France invents “Slow Innovation”: deconstructing Montebourg at #leweb

Fred Destin

Bottom line: after the Slow Food movement from Italy, I guess we now have the Slow Innovation movement. Alcatel/Lucent, ST Micro or SAGEM are names you can keep pointing to, but they''re pretty long in the tooth by now.

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VC Adventure

Everything from arranging the trip logistics to putting together our schwag bags (complete with Tour of Thirty-Ten (spelled out in Slovenian), individually named “Cutters” tee-shirts, to adjusting last minute travel. Pete was excited to take a quick side-trip into Italy.

International Cultures are Key Business Challenges

Startup Professionals Musings

I had organized European operations into regions and the country manager for Italy reported to the central European manager based in Germany. Watch your product naming. Product naming is always a major effort and mistakes can result in costly failures.

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Your Long Term Business Strategy According To Vilfredo Pareto

Mike Michalowicz

In 1906, an Italian economist made what seems like a simple observation, but it was one that immediately resonated with his fellow economists and has been codified into a principle named after the man who first stated it.

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29 Entrepreneurs Discuss Why They Love Their Business

Hearpreneur

I own Lazy Italian Culinary Adventures, which offers culinary tours to Italy. The second thing I love most is being able to take people to Italy, especially for the first time. Share Being in love is great. Being in love with your business, when you’re an entrepreneur, is even better.

Hacking for Diplomacy – The State Department Takes Notice

Steve Blank

Not their own name, or any other identifying information. We’ve just held our seventh and eighth weeks of Hacking for Diplomacy at Stanford, and the attention our course is getting from Washington – and around the world – has been interesting.

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Hacking for Diplomacy – The State Department Takes Notice

Steve Blank

Not their own name, or any other identifying information. We’ve just held our seventh and eighth weeks of Hacking for Diplomacy at Stanford, and the attention our course is getting from Washington – and around the world – has been interesting.

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The 4 Keys to Building Brand Loyalty with Millennials

Up and Running

Reynolds Wrap, a familiar name that has been around for 70 years, took advantage of these new content formats to gain relevancy among younger audiences. In the thirty seconds it takes to read this introduction, a commercial will run on TV.

15 Famous Companies That Started As Something Much Different

YoungUpstarts

By the 1930s, P&G had grown to become an international corporation with a wide variety of new products and brand names, many acquired by purchasing other businesses.

Ellison Eyewear the Multi-Billion $ Sunglass Industry

Hearpreneur

Passionate about Greece, he used this as inspiration to not only name the product, but to also develop a way to help Greece during these troubled times. The name Ellison is a play on the Greek word for the sun, “Elios”. “Who How did you come up with your business name?

Blood, sweat, and tears: How we got from 0 to 500K downloads on a budget

The Next Web

Italy, France and Germany are now in our top 15 download countries. Localization of the AppStore metadata (name, description, keywords, screenshot text) yielded the best instant boost in downloads, while localization of the app’s UI makes for a better user experience and increases engagement.

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Invest in Israel Newsletter – June 2012 Edition

VC Cafe

Girls in Tech London picked the top women in 19 countries – the UK, Ireland, Spain, France, Germany, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Turkey, Greece and Israel – on the basis of their leadership and excellence in innovation and technology.

Why Mouthwatering Design Matters for Your Food and Beverage Business

crowdSPRING Blog

The campaign ran in Italy and was a huge success, selling out in just one month. We already looked at how Coke turned people’s names into a huge branding success, and companies like Care/Of (with their personalized vitamin packaging) are taking this idea and running with it.

A Laser Targeted Referral Strategy

Duct Tape Marketing

I even know that the machines they use are made in Italy & that they use 2 lasers so no danger of frazzled cornea as one is used to direct the other if you should move your eye! Today’s guest post is brought to you by Tony Messer – Enjoy! helgabj via photopin cc.

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5 Powerful Psychological Triggers That Can Help You Improve Your Marketing To Increase Sales And Profits

crowdSPRING Blog

For example, if you run an ad in a local paper or online, make sure your company’s name is visible and near the social proof and be certain that your company’s logo is clear and readable. The campaign ran in Italy and was a huge success, selling out in just one month.

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Stock Market Drops. Then It Rallies. What Happens Next for Funding?

Both Sides of the Table

I can’t say his name yet because he hasn’t announced funding. This article was originally published on TechCrunch. Venture Capitalists typically have partners’ meetings on Mondays. Why is that? Who knows. But probably because as a group we travel a lot.

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Taking stock of the Dutch tech cluster: What The Netherlands needs to win the European startup scene

The Next Web

Let me drop a few names and you will get the picture: Adyen, Booking.com (acquired by Priceline), Distimo, Mendix, Shapeways, Spilgames, Takeaway.com, TravelBird, WeTransfer and Qandidate. Robert Verwaayen is a Dutch venture capitalist.

What to Give Your Clients in this Season of Giving

Mike Michalowicz

After all, we all want our name up in lights! Why not make it your client’s name? Get a batch of custom chef coats made up with your company logo and your clients name. Choose a gift that will benefit others and do so in the name of the client. Frame Their Name.

Service Exports - Driving U.S. Startups and Small Businesses

Growthink Blog

In the last 6 months, we have advised clients and investors, in no particular order, from Kenya, India, Italy, South Africa, Germany, China, Brazil, Mexico, Switzerland, the U.A.E., Perhaps my favorite and why the great probability is that all of our children will live in a world far, far richer and more plentiful than ours – namely that best practices worldwide are visible and replicable to and for all. Almost completely shrouded in the anemic U.S.

Spam Laws, Email Marketing, and Compliance

Duct Tape Marketing

Italy – Personal Data Protection Code. Choose Name and Subject Lines Wisely. Data from Convince & Convert found that 43 percent of email recipients would report email as spam based only on “from” names or email addresses.

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111 Great Last Minute Gift Ideas For Clients

Mike Michalowicz

After all, we all want our name up in lights! Why not make it your client’s name? Get a batch of custom chef coats made up with your company logo and your clients name. Choose a gift that will benefit others and do so in the name of the client. Frame Their Name.

The Definitive Guide To (8) Competitive Intelligence Data Sources!

Occam's Razor

Feel better? : ) When should you start doing paid search advertising for tours to Italy for 2011? The data collected by the ISP consists of elements that get passed around in URLs, such as sites, page names, keywords searched, and so on.

12 Questions: Meet Bojan Bundalo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

crowdSPRING Blog

My name is Bojan Bundalo (33), cS “code name” BigBaldBeardo. My name is Bojan, and I’m a workaholic,…didn’t you get that!?? In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community.

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52 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Business

Hearpreneur

The Golden Brat™ Shirt are crafted with Mercerized Cotton Lisle Yarn made in Italy, Certified High Quality , the shirts are natural stretch and follow the movement of the body, so are a No stress Shirt. Why the name? Share Each business has a story.

What to Give Your Clients in this Season of Giving

Mike Michalowicz

After all, we all want our name up in lights! Why not make it your client’s name? The 50+ PDF Travel guides to the wine regions of France, Italy (Tuscany) and Spain (Rioja), give independent, insider tips of wineries to visit, places to stay, eat and shop, and much more, written by top wine and travel authors. Get a batch of custom chef coats made up with your company logo and your clients name. Do it in the name of your client! Frame Their Name.

12 Questions: Meet Tiffany Reed (USA)

crowdSPRING Blog

My name is Tiffany Reed, but you can just call me Tiff (as you can see from my username). It’s hard but it’ll be worth it when I have my summer home in Italy. In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community.

Dear Avinash: Search / SEO Metrics & Analytics Questions + Answers

Occam's Razor

Content as in relevant videos that are named well, linked correctly and well tagged. "When should I have started SEO and PPC campaigns for Italy Tours 2010?" How do you measure success of a online webinar?

Episode 2: Business Planning, Content Marketing, and 3D Printing – The Bcast

Up and Running

We started him on a content marketing program recently, started posting some blog posts about why he flies all the way to Italy just to find some wood. “There’s always money in the banana stand.” ” — George Oscar Bluth, Sr., Arrested Development.

Sketching A New Mobile Web

mobile.smashingmagazine.com

I do think that there is one screen type that is presently overlooked and will become a bigger deal in the future, namely large surface 7ft interfaces such as televisions. So, please do not use a spammy keyword or a domain as your name, or it will be deleted. Your name *.

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