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yesterday at 17:45. Facebook
Louis of Scott Photography has a talent for seeing and capturing what others don’t: the raw humanity within a headshot. While visiting Ground Zero, he was inspired to use that talent in a new way. He created the opportunity, then worked hard to seize it. The result is an authentic tribute to the people who put themselves on the front line for their communities every day, and a hugely rewarding...
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yesterday at 12:00. Facebook
It’s official! Caroline Ghosn from Levo will join us and a celebrity guest on March 29 for a special collaboration with YOU. Tune in to this Facebook Live workshop see how Microsoft and Office 365 can help you take your projects to the next level. Get all the details here: [ Msft.social Link ]
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03/21/2017 at 21:21. Facebook
To succeed, you have to be willing to evolve. Nicole Richie has successfully gone from reality star to entrepreneur, author and philanthropist. Now she’s here to guide you toward your next step with the help of Microsoft and Office 365. Get all the details on submitting your work here: [ Msft.social Link ]
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03/18/2017 at 00:02. Facebook
When it comes to getting new projects off the ground, Nicole Richie is a pro. And now she’s partnering with Microsoft and using Office 365 to help you with yours. Submit your business ideas, TV show pitches, fashion designs, memoirs or whatever else you’re working on for some one-on-one feedback from Nicole. [ Msft.social Link ]
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03/15/2017. Facebook
You've got the passion and the ideas, PowerPoint has the innovative features to bring it all to life. Find out how you can use it to grow your business: [ Msft.social Link ]
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03/09/2017. Facebook
Singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson remembers the moment he was inspired to write the song that would one day earn him a gold record: “One night I was waiting to play an open mic in Greenwich Village…I jotted down some lyrics. I had been writing songs for a while, but this one was noticeably different—it came together quickly and had an undeniable effect on people when they heard it.” Learn...
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03/09/2017. Facebook
For designer Jon Contino, PowerPoint's three brand-new features mean even better ways to streamline work and debut ideas. Try them now: [ Msft.social Link ]
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03/06/2017. Facebook
Meet Jon Contino. He's a New York-based artist, designer and entrepreneur who uses the latest innovations from PowerPoint to grow his business, work with clients and bring his big ideas to life. [ Msft.social Link ]
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02/17/2017. Facebook
When entrepreneur Linda Derschang has an idea for a new bar or restaurant, her first step is bringing her vision to a tangible place: “When I’m thinking up a business, I often have a blurry idea of what the interior looks like in my head. But years ago, I found it really challenging to explain it to people. So, I started making mood boards in Word, where I was almost able to create the room.”...
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02/14/2017. Facebook
Linda Derschang opened her first business at a time when female entrepreneurs were few and far between: "It was hard, because I often felt like I was running up against a boys’ club. As more and more women have opened businesses, it’s been fantastic to have all of them around, because sometimes we have a different set of issues around our lives as business owners.” Learn about Linda's...
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02/13/2017. Facebook
Once restaurateur Linda Derschang started down her own path, she never looked back. Today, she owns several successful bars and restaurants, and continues to bring new concepts to life. Learn more about the #FirstDrafts that got her started, and her secrets to becoming an industry pioneer.
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02/09/2017. Facebook
We all have great ideas. The only thing that differentiates those who dream about their passions and the ones who live them is the courage and determination to take the first step. So, what will you do with your next 365? #FirstDrafts
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02/09/2017. Facebook
When Luis Rodriguez set his sights on opening his café, The Station, those around him eagerly pitched in to help: “My wife was 110% behind me. I remember being here with her until one or two in the morning, painting the place and stuff. And we’ve been working together, side-by-side, for two years. I’ve been very blessed to be surrounded by awesome people. We all help each other.” See more...
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02/07/2017. Facebook
Business owner Luis Rodriguez is always tuned in to his customers’ needs: “If they tell you, 'you should have scones,' and more than five people tell you that, you should have scones. And if you don’t listen to your customers, then you don’t care about your business, because they are the ones who are buying your product.” See more about Luis’ approach to running his neighborhood coffee shop,...
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02/06/2017. Facebook
Starting a new business? Listen. Luis Rodriguez, Owner of The Station, believes paying attention always pays off. See more advice from Luis on business ownership, and learn about the #FirstDrafts that helped his coffee shop become a neighborhood staple:
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02/01/2017. Facebook
Kailin Gregga of Best Practice Architecture explains the importance of open-mindedness in the beginning stages of a project: “We often look to our fabricators, vendors and contractors to help us. We say, 'This is the idea. How can you help us make it better?' Generally, they offer a piece of the picture we may have missed—some way to make the project bigger, better, bolder, or cheaper." See...
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01/31/2017. Facebook
Architect Kailin Gregga believes creating a connected community contributes to success: "A lot of our project successes really benefit from working with people we’ve worked with before. We develop a shorthand, we understand how they work, they understand how we work. We love the people we work with, and we love to see them be successful, just the same as we want to be successful.” See more...
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01/30/2017. Facebook
Architects Ian Butcher and Kailin Gregga take advantage of their unique backgrounds and perspectives when approaching new projects. See more advice from Ian, Kailin and others on helping your #FirstDrafts reach their full potential:
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01/24/2017. Facebook
When starting a business, taking the proper first steps toward financial planning is crucial: “We couldn't have gotten this place if we didn’t have concrete numbers. We have this huge spreadsheet where we planned out years of business.” – Aaron DelGuzzo, Owner and Co-Founder of retail shop, Likelihood. See more on #FirstDrafts from Aaron and others: [ Msft.social Link ]
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01/23/2017. Facebook
Aaron DelGuzzo's first step toward designing his sneaker boutique was teaming up with a friend to create a rendering: "I pulled hundreds of images from different stores—displays, lighting, furniture, seating—then, I started working with a friend of mine who’s an architect to create this rendering. That landed me a lot of the accounts. It started the whole thing.” See more about the...
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