Creative Class

3 Reasons I Started Coworking

April 8, 2014

Editor’s note: This is a guest post by ThinkHouse Collective member Jennifer Snyder. As many creative entrepreneurs will tell you, finding the best place to work can be a complicated task. There are so many options available these days. We creatives can work from home, rent an office space, post up at the corner café […]

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Why Volunteering Can Be a Legit Career Move

March 18, 2014

Editor’s note: this is a guest post by Cinde Dolphin. The beginning of my journey as a volunteer started in the offices of ThinkHouse Collective. I attend Bull Session meetings on Tuesdays as often as possible. Even when I spent time at a corporate-type job–it allowed me to flex some entrepreneurial muscles. In the group, […]

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My Sacramento Woman Making History

March 11, 2014

Girlsonthegrid.com just released their list of  “Sacramento Women Making History in 2014.”  My Sacramento woman, Janna Marlies Maron, is on that list. Proud doesn’t even cover it. A short while ago, in preparation for Women’s History Month, Girlsonthegrid.com (GOTG) put out a call for nominations of local women who kick ass and take names. Specifically: […]

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ThinkHouse Collective & Two Years of Bull

February 25, 2014

One of the events we do here at ThinkHouse that I just love is our weekly Bull Session. And I can’t believe that January marked its two year anniversary. The concept was simple: host a meeting where ThinkHouse members and non-members can get together, share thoughts and ideas about doing business in Sacramento, and get […]

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Creating Your Own Path Podcast with ThinkHouse Member Jennifer Snyder

February 18, 2014

Jeremy and I were honored to be interviewed by the lovely Jennifer Snyder for her new podcast Creating Your Own Path–and Jennifer also happens to be one of our newest members at ThinkHouse (we love that!). Now aside from the fact that we were her first guests (and we had a BLAST chatting about what […]

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Corporate Constitutional Rights: Why they matter and what you can do about it

March 21, 2013

Let’s play Jeopardy! ™ Under the “Democracy” category for $1,000, our clue is: “Corporate constitutional rights, progressively granted by the Courts over the last 100+ years, have created this shocking reality.” [Insert Jeopardy theme song here]. What question will match our clue and win us that $1,000? Any of theses questions below, and many more […]

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CinemaSpeak presents Jiro Dreams of Sushi

December 7, 2012

  CinemaSpeak is a free film screening and discussion event featuring movies making an impact on our society. This month will we be viewing Jiro Dreams of Sushi. Jiro Dreams of Sushi is an excellent example of a true Shokunin, a Japanese term meaning, in short, mastery of a profession. Jiro and his clan are […]

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The Creative Class: What, where and who are they?

September 12, 2012

The ThinkHouse tagline is “A coworking community for Sacramento’s creative class.” What’s the Creative Class?  We are often asked, “what’s ‘creative class?’ ” We’re asked it so often that we added to our FAQ page and tried to answer it in a succinct manner. We’re asked it so often that we wrote a blog post […]

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Know Your Place: How public art teaches us about where we live

September 7, 2012

Last summer, in his post called, “Staying,” ThinkHouse member Ryan Walton invited us to participate in creating fabulous culture here in Sacramento rather than move elsewhere to find a “ready made” culture. Creating local culture is a focal point here at ThinkHouse Collective. Co-founders Janna and Jeremy were inspired, in part, by Richard Florida’s book, […]

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Movin’ On Up! Our new digs & a new (less expensive) membership plan

August 27, 2012

The big news for the ThinkHouse Collective is that we recently moved to a new, bigger and (dare I say it) more business-friendly location. It starts with a little backstory: A few months ago we put out a survey asking questions related to coworking, pricing and amenities. The feedback we received completely changed our view […]

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