Jen in Kern and Burn’s Book and AIGA Panel “Conversations with Design Entrepreneurs”

The "Kern and Burn: Conversations with Design Entrepreneurs" book

An initial step toward launching your own creative endeavor is to learn from the triumphs and blunders of accomplished innovators. Kern and Burn, an online and print publication by Tim Hoover and Jessica Karlet Heltzel, focuses on this aspect. Their book, Kern and Burn: Conversations with Design Entrepreneurs, taps into the perspectives of 30 designers who evolved their passions into …

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Recap: Jen on Smarty’s “Reinventing A Category” Panel . . . And Entrepreneurial Tips To Note!

Props to the SMARTY ladies, who sponsored an inspiration-heavy “biz-lebrity” panel at the splendid Los Angeles Herman Miller Showroom last night. If you haven’t heard of the entrepreneurial-support organization that’s SMARTY, make sure to read all about them here! *Cue “girl power” sentiment. Alongside our head honcho, Jen, the panel included Wende Zomnir of Urban Decay and Susan Feldman of …

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