Business Bulletin

Check out the latest thoughts about using The Simple StartUp in classrooms, entrepreneurship, business ideas, teaching tips and more!

How To Pivot In The Face Of Unexpected Events

It happens every time. You have a great idea. You get started. Then out of nowhere this huge hurdle comes up that threatens your business. Read more to find out what to do!

June 4, 2020 • Rob Phelan


Ideas Are Everywhere!

What is the biggest reason we hear from people when we suggest "you should start your own business"? The lack of a life-changing idea usually ranks in the top 3. Here's some ways to combat that in your classroom.

May 28, 2020 • Rob Phelan


Do A Simple StartUp With Your Students

One of the most effective ways to teach is to model a process, show how to overcome challenges, and demonstrate ways to problem-solve. Here's why you should model the process of doing a Simple StartUp with your students.

May 19, 2020 • Rob Phelan


How To Plan A Culminating Event For Your Students' Simple StartUps

The final event for your students can be the most exciting part of a Simple StartUp Project. Here are 3 potential ways to do it.

May 12, 2020 • Rob Phelan


The Simple StartUp Is Needed Now More Than Ever

Why today, in the midst of a global pandemic, is the right time to start a business.

May 5, 2020 • Rob Phelan