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The Last Slice of CAKE

Shhhhhh… Do you hear that? That was a pin drop. You could only hear such a thing from sheer silence. Like the silence we’ve been having for the past couple of months. A lot has happened… Where to start? How about from the beginning… Over 4 years ago CAKEpdx began as a conversation among friends over coffee […]

CAKEpdx Entretherapy

A little history about CAKE and how you can help

Prepare yourself for a story… In December of 2011, Graham Talley (Co-Founder of Float On) and I (Derek Wyatt) were chatting in a coffee shop about the lack of small business resources available for people who just had an idea and didn’t know what to do next… mainly our friends. Having backgrounds in business & […]

Portland Business Journal: Struggling with your startup? ‘Entretherapy’ is on the way

From the Portland Business Journal: “Get more than a couple entrepreneurs in a room together and the conversation can some times turn into group therapy. Taking that idea, the founders of CAKE (Consulting And Knowledge Exchange) are taking what has become a weekly meetup for some free business consulting and turning it into Entretherapy…” Read […]

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There is No Secret Recipe

With the influx of business information out there, why are businesses still failing? Perhaps it’s taking shortcuts, missing steps, or failing to have the proper knowledge? These are good people with good ideas, and yet they still can’t make it happen. In business school we are essentially taught how to be good employees. We are […]

Even CAKE has Reruns

This week of CAKE changed course based on what the need of the group. We briefly discussed websites, but we took the time to recap previous CAKE sessions. The worksheet for this week’s CAKE will be used again next week as we cover DIY Websites. For now we encourage you to dig through our 15 […]

Website is LIVE!

… AND we’re LIVE! Step over to to find out all you need to know about CAKE! Pretty slick lookin’ website, hunh? You can thank Graham and Ian for that! See you all January 4th at 6pm at the Hawthorne Hophouse for our first CAKE session! Update provided by Derek Wyatt.

Website Coming Soon!

Happy New Year! Our main site, is currently being uploaded to our servers and should be live soon. In the mean time, connect with us on Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus. We’re still finalizing the location for our first CAKE session on January 4th. If you tune in to any of our social networks, you’ll […]