Jennifer Chang

Jennifer Chang is the former associate editor for SUCCESS. She has a corgi puppy who has more Instagram followers than a dog should have. Tweet or follow her thoughts and favorite links at @jenzchang.

Entrepreneurial EdTech

By Jennifer Chang | August 12, 2013

The first thing that stood out was how much older he looked, compared to the Pirate of Silicon Valley of our minds. Graying hair topped the familiar face that hid behind trademark wire glasses, and he wore a brown tweed jacket—a nice departure from the hoodies of today’s Zuckerbergs and Karps. Bill Gates stepped up…

Top of Mind: Managing Your Online Reputation

By Jennifer Chang | August 10, 2013

As part of National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration hosted Google+ Hangouts with experts to discuss topics relevant to entrepreneurs and small business owners. In this installment on managing your online reputation, SUCCESS’ very own contributing editor and GrowBiz Media CEO Rieva Lesonsky acted as moderator. 1. Set Aside Time “The key…

What Allen Iverson Taught Me About Myself

By Jennifer Chang | July 16, 2013

It's recently become a guilty sadness of mine to follow the exploits of former basketball hero Allen Iverson. Financial ruin, alcoholism and divorce– Iverson's post-NBA journey is a tragic fall from glory, one that's hardly gone unnoticed. A Washington Post article published this past April describes a sadly memorable moment from his divorce proceedings: "Iverson…

Haven’t Logged Into Yahoo! Lately? You May Lose Your Address

By Jennifer Chang | July 12, 2013

If you don’t like your Yahoo! email address, here’s a chance to snag the one you want. As part of their many new changes to Flickr, Search and the Homepage, among others, Yahoo! will be freeing up usernames that have been inactive for the past twelve months for new users to claim. Instead of a…

7 Things You Didn’t Know about Matt Damon

By Jennifer Chang | June 11, 2013

Everybody knows Matt Damon. Everybody knows he has universal appeal; the cliche ‘Women want him and men want to be him’ was possibly invented to describe Matt Damon. And most everybody identifies him by the roles of Jason Bourne, Private Ryan or the Talented Mr. Ripley. Even people unimpressed with pop culture generally admire this…

SUCCESS Quotes: Stay in the Race

By Jennifer Chang | June 5, 2013

“If everything is under control, you are going too slow.”

Meeting Pete Cashmore, or, How to Prepare for Meeting Your Hero

By Jennifer Chang | May 21, 2013

To many,

5 Cool Apps from SXSW

By Jennifer Chang | May 14, 2013

As the premier conference for all things tech, design and startup related, South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive has a lot of cool stuff; perhaps even too much cool stuff. At every corner, in every available space in downtown Austin, where SXSW is held every March, fliers and marketing swag are handed out by brands ranging…

Wasting Viral Engagement? Cinsay It Ain’t So!

By Jennifer Chang | April 22, 2013

When most people think of viral marketing, they generally also think of videos or YouTube. Social e-commerce company Cinsay aims to change both the platform for and our thinking behind the power of video. “The next time you go to the mall, watch how the experience is being taken to the next level at these…