Content creates your story, brand, and identity. It’s highly achievable to break down the path to success for becoming a true “content company”.

Content is King. What a concisely beautiful concept. Source: Say Daily

When Bill Gates wrote one of the most famous business articles, “Content is King”, in 1996, the internet was yet to be mainstream, it was rather in its infancy. It was before social media or even Google itself.

It takes 10 years to make an overnight success or in this case, failure.

Founders are parents of companies. They make them who they are.

In May 2019, Tesla and WeWork were both valued in the vicinity of $50 billion and now, Tesla is worth $800 billion with a 1500% stock surge and WeWork is valued at $2.9 billion possibly not because of its assets, but its brand power.

My Own Experience

I still can’t forget the first time I saw Tesla on the news. It was love at first sight and…

The story of how one of the most genius people in the world missed the chance of becoming the richest person ever lived in a moment.

Thanks to the electric car company and Elon Musk himself, the name Tesla is one of the hottest words that almost anyone uses daily.

The ability to learn is what makes us human, yet learning is so random and flat most of the time, we may lose our natural curiosity and motivation along the way. How can we rewire ourselves and make learning fun with an endless curiosity?

Learning is becoming a kid again. The only difference is the long attention span for progress. Design by the Author

Even though I studied in 3 totally different countries, namely, Turkey, the USA, and Spain, and have two masters, I very much dislike the education system after 20 years of education.

Sustainability is about doing good. It’s about balance and believing in respecting others equally. The wake-up call is here to save the world from ourselves.

Nature always wins if we let it be. Design by the Author

Capitalism and consumerism have shaped a self-centered world in the last 100 years.

Most of us think we are invincible and nothing can happen when we are young. The same approach is true for many other things.

We need to redefine the complicated interactions people, companies and nature for the overall well-being of the world.

We live in a large space station called earth. For many, it looks big, young, beautiful, and endless. …

As an essential segment of human-centered design, gamification is the key to stand out for creating experience marketing, often for free. Airbnb is a great example of a perfect personal gamification case study.

Gamification is about using psychology to achieve extraordinary results for non-game environments.

As a marketing professional and design enthusiast for life, I see human-centered design as one of the central pieces of marketing. Yet, it’s only used extensively by a handful of companies and the best among them is Airbnb, the company with the concept that was once seemed impossible by the most acclaimed investors.

Reward crowdfunding has seen a dramatic rise in the last decade and now, equity crowdfunding is opening up to global ownership of companies around the world

President Obama signing Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act in 2012. Design by the Author

Crowdsourcing is by definition the way to raise awareness, donations, or any type of source that feeds the end goal and crowdfunding is a type of crowdsourcing where financing growth is involved.

Most startups don’t have great products from the get-go, but exceptional ones learn to have laser focus and that’s why they win

Starting a company as an entrepreneur requires laser focus and grit
Starting a company as an entrepreneur requires laser focus and grit
Einstein puts focus simply: “It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”

Our world has changed. With the internet and technology, we increasingly have more tools to build our ideas into products in a much easier fashion. However, we are also constantly stimulated by all kinds of distractions whether it’s social media, constant mobile notifications, daily idea waves, and the surge of materialism around us.

If you are a design thinker with an idea for your business, no-code gives you the opportunity for advanced development that most startups haven’t explored.

No-code is already well-established and waiting for its new users to explore infinite possibilities. Designed by the Author

Firstly, I love no-code and what it’s capable of for the democratization of development especially when you are non-technical, however, the name just makes it look unqualified for complicated jobs, which is untrue. To make things clear for those of you who don’t know what no-code is, the name should have been visual development or programming because that’s exactly what no-code development is.

The climate change plan is a $26 trillion business opportunity and means 65 million new jobs. How can we all make it work?

President Biden — Climate Change — Sustainability
President Biden — Climate Change — Sustainability
Foto Collage made by Author: Saygin Celen

Biden may have the longest political career of all time. Becoming a senator at the age of 30 in 1972, he spent almost 5 decades in politics. He became a presidential candidate as early as 1986 and then became the Obama administration vice president for 8 years.

Saygin Celen

I like how children approach life, curious and playful, unbiased, and not afraid of mistakes. Tech entrepreneur in Silicon Valley. 2021>>2020. ItOnlyGetsBetter!

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