The Era of Ownership Is Ending [Repost]

REPOST:  The Era of Ownership Is Ending In the 20th century we got used to a certain way of thinking: if you needed something, you bought it. Cars, houses, records, you named it. Efficient manufacturing and logistics made it possible to create an unprecedented global overflow of stuff. Ownership quickly became about being someone; it was a way

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Caring with the 5 Love Languages

This week, we picked caring with the 5 Love Languages as our focus.  If you’ve read the book or know of the 5 Love Languages by Dr. Chapman, it’s a pretty fast read overall. This whole love language thing took off because it really just makes sense – in a common sense kind of a way after

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10 Ways to a Happy New Year 2017

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017 from us to you! Happy New Year 2017!  This year, the theme is “Be a better you”.  That is the top goal in the country as we say “happy new year” to each other.  According to recent surveys, data shows that the top new years resolution for 2017 is to be a better

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TIP – How to Do a Secret Post on Facebook

There’s an art to giving a gift well.  There’s usually a process involved in giving a big gift, well – and that’s where GiftStarter comes in making it easy to do that.  Did you know that you can use the power of Facebook to rally family and friends AND keep it a secret for the

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GiftStarter handmade cards (time lapse video)

Our Gift Concierge in this video, is me, Arry.  I’m also the Founder and CEO.  And I have been making the GiftStarter handmade cards since the first day we launched our business.  Here’s a quick video (time lapse) that shows you exactly what goes into create a handmade card today.  Once your gift is funded,

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Giveaway Contest Time

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Giveaway Contest Time! Win a Moga Hero Gaming Controller for Android

‘Tis the season for giving and gratitude, and we want to thank you for a great year together. That’s why we’re giving away a FREE Moga Hero Gaming Controller for Android, valued at $60. (Not an Android user? No worries – we’ll have some more amazing giveaways coming at you soon.)

Check out this amazing gaming controller.

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Revolutionizing Gift Giving through GiftStarter

This post was originally posted in InvestorIdeas.com.  We liked it so much, we’re sharing it again here! Point Roberts, WA & Delta, BC – September 22, 2015 (Investorideas.com newswire) Investorideas.com, a global news source covering leading sectors including tech issues an exclusive Q&A interview with the founders of local Seattle tech startup GiftStarter; Arry Yu

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The BEST Wedding Gifts

Finding the BEST Wedding Gifts Weddings are wonderful times for family and friends to get together and celebrate a new chapter in a special person’s life.  When you are invited to share this day with a friend or family member, it is all about helping them celebrate their future life together. We know that the world

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Founder, Mom, and a Tech Accelerator

Founder, Mom, and a Tech Accelerator GiftStarter co-founder, Christie recently wrote a great piece on Medium titled, How to treat a mom in a tech accelerator, that’s gotten a bit of reads lately.  She writes about being a founder, mom, a working woman, and a wife. What’s it like?  Often we forget that most of us

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We’re Joining 500 Startups

The Invitation to 500 Startups: On Monday, July 6, 2015, we received an invitation to join 500 Startups in San Francisco, CA.  Our team was quite excited and thrilled (and honored) for the invitation.  The first date of Batch 14 (our cohort in 500 Startups) is coming up fast, Tuesday, July 14, 2015.  It’s going

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