Member Spotlight: NoRights Productions

Tucked away at his desk listening to music, Ben Thompson is busy at work drawing, animating, and editing. Around his desk are some of the comic books he’s penned, a mic for voiceovers, a

What Makes Idea+Works Different?

There are several coworking spaces around the Richland County area, so what makes Idea+Works different? Why should you visit the building and see if it’s a good fit for you? Here are just a few of

Member Spotlight: Baden + Grain

David and Alex Yoder are the owners of Baden+Grain, a wood products company that infuses modern style with natural beauty. Within eight months of its founding, there were 40 orders in place for a

Idea+Works Member Emily Allen-Smith Won 2nd place at the Richland Idea Audition!

Emily Allen-Smith, Idea+Works member and founder of The Odd Sprout Farm, won the 2nd place prize of $2,500 for her innovative idea of expanding her farm-to-table dinner series she launched in

These 5 VIPs Credit Mastermind as Being Instrumental in Their Success

Many VIPs, both past and present, credit Mastermind groups as contributing to their success. Whether personal, political, literary, or in the business world, Mastermind has been proven again and

Meet the Entrepreneurs

The main thing that makes Idea + Works such a cool place isn't a "thing" at all. It's the entrepreneurs who are our members. When people are curious about this place they need look no further than

Member Spotlight: Torence Anderson

Torence Anderson sees a lot of potential in the local culinary scene. “Why should someone have to go to Cleveland or Columbus to get a three-course meal? We can have fine dining right here!” As a

Five Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a Business

It takes far more than just a great idea to start a business. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor, 25% of businesses fail the first year, 31% fail within two years, and 50% fail within 5 years.

Member Spotlight: Transformation Network

Nestled inside of Idea+Works, Pam Adkins is hard at work helping people from the Mansfield community find stable employment & helping employers find the best candidates for their workforce. Pam is

The Costs of a Traditional Small Office Vs. The Value of Idea+Works Membership

One of the first lessons an entrepreneur learns is that things always cost more than expected. However, at Idea+Works, the value of membership speaks for itself.

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