January 10, 2018

When the Scratchpad companies are planning for the future of their scalable businesses, we consistently focus on what their barriers to entry are.  Barriers to entry are the aspects of a company that make it more difficult for others to imitate. The higher these barrie...

January 5, 2018

Read on for 3 more of Shannon's most important lessons:

Lesson 4: Be Honest With Yourself

“Ego cannot be on the table when you are dealing with your strengths and weaknesses.”

In the early days of Dream Local Digital, Shannon put everything she had into the growing busine...

January 1, 2018

Shannon Kinney, Founder and Client Success Officer of Dream Local Digital, walked into the room, wrote some numbers on a whiteboard, set the board aside, and jumped into her talk.

Shannon Kinney first made a splash in the business world with her foresight into the oppor...

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