Savannah Stopover 2015 Preview

  At last, Savannah Stopover has announced their official lineup! There will be over 100 bands, including 18 local bands, in town March 5-7 for a weekend full of good tunes. For me, my favorite part of the festival is that, for the most part, I am unfamiliar with many of the bands scheduled to play. I love the experience of finding new bands to listen to and go support. Here are a few of…

ThincMember Highlight- Nicole D’Alonzo

Name: Nicole D’Alonzo Your Business Name: Victory Rituals Your “Ahah!” Moment to Entreprenurial-ship: I’ve had several entrepreneurial epiphanies, but the most recent one happened when I realized the importance of your morning routine. Fun Fact About You: I’m a certified yoga instructor. Local or Transplant: Transplant by way of downtown Manhattan. What do you love about Savannah: I fell in love with Savannah after visiting the local yoga studio and finding Savannah Squeeze. It’s important for me…

Holiday Office Decorating!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Here are a few tips to bring holiday cheer to your office this season…   Lights- String lights around your desk or cubicle wall.   Alternative Christmas Tree- Since most of us don’t have the space to put up a tree in our office, consider these cool alternatives. Gift Wrap Your Desk- For those who really like to get into the holiday spirit! Cubicle Menorah Paper Snowflakes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-6-Pointed-Paper-Snowflakes/

Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideas

For many of us, Halloween is one of those holidays that sneaks up fast and the elaborate costume you planned over the summer is now out of the question. Fear not because we have a few simple and cheap costume ideas!   1. Fork in the Road Wear black. Using duct tape, make a line of dashes that begings at one ankle and ends at your collar. Fasten a fork along the route.   www.realsimple.com …

ThincMember Highlight

Ammie is a small business strategist.  She works with small, service based, companies to help define and implement growth strategies.  The process is quite simple… she helps the business owner gain clarity surrounding the company mission and market.  Then, creates a plan for reaching that market in a client attractive manner. Ammie believes that in order to successful in any business one must have strategic, deliberate actions. Website:  www.larekpointconsulting.com FB:  facebook.com/larekpointconsulting Twitter:  twitter.com/larekpoint Google+:  AmmieDoverLPC…

Lunch’N’Learn, A 21st Century Connection

When thinking about social media, and using it for benefiting your business, do you get overwhelmed at the enormity of the landscape? Well, here’s something to keep in mind: “You are not dumb. You do your business taxes, and those are WAY harder than navigating Facebook. The fourteen-year-olds who have mastered Instagram are not smarter than you. They are just more risk tolerant, more socially transparent, and generally have less to lose,” said Jesse Bushkar,…

A Community’s Perspective

Alex Hillman of Indy Hall embodies the coworking soul as it thrives in it’s most natural state. Community before the space is the Golden Rule. He writes insightful posts and is incredibly active in the coworking email forums. I’m quite impressed he can keep up with them all so well. That said, the coworking space is merely just that. A space. With neat architecture, furniture, and location. But without the people, it’s a fancy skeleton….

Thinc-tern Chronicles: Meet Elaine Hanratty

We’ve got not one, but two, awesome interns this summer here at Thinc! We’re proud to have them flitting about the office learning the in’s, out’s, and most importantly integrating them with our ThincMembers. We talk about plenty of strange subjects, and today’s happen to center around the fifth ocean. Yep, you read that right. Just as Pluto was demoted from its’ planet status years back, now the oceans have conspired and created a fifth…

Thinc-tern Chronicles: Meet Justin Peacock

Being asked to interpret and transcribe a brand new scene and way of working within your first week may seem vague, and that’s the point- because it’s a learning curve for both parties when it comes to internships. It can be especially vague when the work scene is anything but standard:coworking. So read on and see what Justin, a Mass Communications graduate from GCSU, has to say from his first week with us!   “Hey…

Thinc Member Thursday: Paula Kreissler

 Your Business – Healthy Savannah  (the ‘ahah’ moment to entrepreneurial-ship):  Healthy people are happier people – and my passion is to inform folks about healthy choices and encourage them to make healthier choices! Fun Fact about you:. I walk for my health and to that end I walk lots of 5K events in town – but my favorite is walking the Rock N Roll ½ Marathon!  Local or Transplant:  Transplant  Favorite places in town:  all…