Employers, Employees, Independent Contractors, and Intellectual Property: Whose Right is it Anyway?

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If you’re a creative employee, you may be wondering who owns the intellectual property rights to your creations. Employee-created assets can involve all types of intellectual property, including trademarks, logos, designs, illustrations, literary works, photographs, software, and even plants. The […]

The Business of Art: Amy Kisch + Heather Zises

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Amy Kisch and Heather Zises are the art editors of Pregame Magazine. As experts, curators, and advocates, they help artists navigate the art world and support emerging talent. Amy Kisch is the Founder of AKArt, where she is an independent art […]

Green Week: Startup Lessons from the Cannabis Industry

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It’s not often that an entirely new industry buds in America. Thanks to changing laws, cannabis is flourishing in Washington, Colorado, and Oregon, with potential for exponential growth. Green is the new gold rush. Equity Rock Investments is a Portland-based […]

My Real Angel Investors: Reframing Startup Funding to Accelerate Your Wealth

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When I opened the Pregame Clubhouse last year, it was the biggest financial risk I’ve taken to date. It was self-funded, and rather than spend my time looking for investors, I chose to kick it old school and put all […]

Cultivating a Mentality of Prosperity Rather Than Scarcity to Amass Your Wealth: The Story of The Orphanage Orange

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“Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” –William Arthur Ward The concept of gratitude plays into how we view our wealth, successes, and happiness. If you focus on what […]