Fail, Learn, Teach & Grow

Link lessons to projects. One of the keys to teaching entrepreneurship, and many other subjects, is project-based learning. That’s learning by doing and applying lessons to long-term, long-range projects. It’s a great way to teach … Continued

Chaos Is A Choice, Get Organized!

“A structured foundation supports any fast changes your startup is subject to as you rapidly expand. Organization allows for greater flexibility, something that many fast-growing startups need to embrace if they want to be a … Continued

Word Of Mouth, Because It’s That Good!

Become remarkable enough to drop your advertising budget. To be remarkable is to give people something to remark about. Imagine placing no ads, and making no sales calls. Paying for no marketing whatsoever—just answering the … Continued

Grow Your SEO Organically

Fix the meta description. Phil Tadros, leader of coworking space Space Doejo, emphasized the importance of the meta description. “I went out of my way to spend time tweaking and fine-tuning the meta description of my site,” … Continued

North Park Ventures – Ahead of the Market Curve

North Park Ventures, LLC (“NPV”) is a private equity firm focused on value-added and opportunistic real estate investments. Committed to receiving superior risk-adjusted returns, firm seeks development opportunities in primary and secondary markets that display … Continued

Zorch — 3D, Animation, and Web Design

Earlier this month, we launched the new Zorch website — a branded merchandising company that has a unique business model where companies are directly connected to the distributor and carry no inventory. For example, there’s a hypothetical … Continued

New Icon Set: Kamp

We have a new icon set inspired by the great outdoors. It contains 35 icons of camping gear and nature that will scale down well to 32px x 32px. Available as SVG files and an … Continued

ChiTown Rising 2016: Making the Star

This winter, we followed Mark Witteveen of Chicago Flyhouse as he oversaw the production of a giant star designed to help the city ring in the new year. This was Chicago’s first public outdoor New Years Eve celebration, … Continued

Spirit Animals

I’ve always loved animals, ever since I received a Zoo Books subscription as a kid, later buying every single Animorphs book in existence while in grade school, and as an adult browsing www.zooborns.com on a … Continued

Doejo is hiring!

Doejo, the award-winning digital agency in East Lakeview, Chicago is hiring! We help organizations innovate, design and build cutting edge products, services and experiences. We have worked with all types of clients, from start-ups to industry … Continued

Pick a color! Any color!

Choosing colors for a brand, website, or illustrations is not an exact science and I have yet to perfect it myself but here are some tips and tools I like to use which make the … Continued

Desk Shots

We put together a little glimpse of a day in the life of a doejo’er. Enjoy! p span{font-style: italic;} Al Candelario What do you look forward to about your desk every morning? The thing I … Continued

Ho ho ho!

Enjoy this free icon set we made for all your holiday needs. Download Now

Trick-or-Treat

Happy Halloween, weirdos! Enjoy this free icon set we made just for you and all your ghoulish needs. Download now!