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What if there isn’t another 10x?

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

What if Dropbox is just an awesome file-sharing and backup service but not a universal key/value storage API? Does it always remain the right question?

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A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

I think selling is the hardest part of investing. Buying is, of course, critical to generating strong investment performance. Figuring out what to buy and when to buy it is what most people think of when they think of investing. But your returns will have as much to do with selling as buying. And buying is a fairly rational decision.

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The 11 Bad Habits Killing Innovation in Your Company

Steve Blank

Alexander and I often collaborate on new ideas for corporate innovation.  Here’s his guest post on what bad habits to avoid inside of a company.

Speaking Gigs, Training, Discounts, Free Tickets and More

Instigator Blog

I don’t normally post about speaking engagements, conferences or training sessions that I’m conducting, but there are a bunch of upcoming events that I hope interest people. Along with that, I have discounts and free tickets to give away–so why not do it all at once?!?! 1. Business

Accelerate Your Startup With Help From An Incubator

Startup Professionals Musings

believe their competitive advantage is their top on-site leadership, exclusivity, and connections to investors. Marty Zwilling.

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Meeting the incredibly inspiring CT Vivian at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

Jeff Hilimire

Vivian was interviewed (and which Dragon Army was happy to sponsor.). John Lewis, and Andrew Young. To ” High praise, indeed! Random

Join The Unicorn Club Of Billion-Dollar Companies

Startup Professionals Musings

I’m sure all of you know one or more of the 200 or more young companies that are currently valued at one billion or more by investors and stockholders.

A 23-Minute Morning Ritual That Will Transform Your Whole Day

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Shawn Achor, Harvard-trained happiness researcher and best-selling author of 'The Happiness Advantage,' teaches us the perfect way to start our day


Data is an Input and a Filter into the Product Development Process

Instigator Blog

Recently I spoke at CrunchConf in Budapest. It was a great experience. The conference is fantastic for people interested in data (e.g. data analysts, scientists, product managers, etc.) Lean Analytics

How to Build A Massive Community on Instagram For Your Brand


When utilized in the most proper manner, a large community on Instagram for your brand can be a highly-effective visual advertising channel. Gingham.

Techstars in Kansas City

Feld Thoughts

Yesterday Techstars announced the launch of Techstars Kansas City. This is a city-based horizontal accelerator similar to the ones we have in Boulder, Boston, Seattle, Austin, New York City, London and Berlin. Applications open in January 2017 and the program will run in July 2017. have a long history with Kansas City.


7 Tips For Aspiring Entrepreneurs Who Stay In School

Startup Professionals Musings

agree with Robert E. Litan, former VP of research at the Kauffman Foundation, that these are exceptions to the rule, rather than a model to emulate.

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The New Google Patents That Will Upend Your Digital Life

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

New patents granted to Google in the last few weeks give a preview of how your digital life may change in the coming years


5 Reasons Why Lack of Budget is not an Obstacle for Starting a Business Anymore

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

The fact that hard times have come doesn’t mean you have any chance to open your own business and become an entrepreneur. This time is right now.

Are These Bad Habits Keeping You From Being A Successful Entrepreneur?

YFS Magazine

Even people born with entrepreneurship in their blood have bad habits they have to unlearn in order to be truly successful.

Angel Investment: A Curated List of Our Best Articles

Up and Running

Below, we’ve curated a list of our best resources on angel investment. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, be sure to let us know!

You Can’t Build A Business Without Accountability

Startup Professionals Musings

Maybe it’s just me, but I sometimes feel that accountability is a rare talent in business today. Miller and Kristin E. Lindeen. Very refreshing.

Want To Improve Your Personal Performance? Research Says, Do This One Thing

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Why this personal branding technique can make youmore productive and successful

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Startup Angels Brings its Workshop to Austin to Teach People to Become Angel Investors


By LAURA LOREK Reporter with Silicon Hills News Entrepreneurs are everywhere in Austin and Central Texas. Investment dollars are not. But Startup Angels, based in Washington, D.C., is trying to change that. Austin

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Social Media Marketing Ideas For Small Business


Are you a small business looking to expand your social media presence? Well, these tips have been created to help you do so. These days social is huge.

You, Too, Can Take Six Weeks Off


You, Too, Can Take Six Weeks Off. Some tips: You have to make sure your balance sheet is strong and you’re not raising a round of financing.

How An Entrepreneur Can Win In This Age Of Disruption

Startup Professionals Musings

The cost of entry to the entrepreneur lifestyle is at an all-time low, but the challenge of winning and success is at an all-time high.

How To Start A Successful Company As A Millennial (According To This Millennial Entrepreneur)

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Age doesn't matter when you're making the right moves

Becoming Your Own Boss: A Bplans Guide

Up and Running

You’ve spent years working, day after day, at jobs that left you feeling uninspired, unfulfilled, and tired. You’re ready for a change. Make it legal.

Containing Growth Chaos: Five Things To Do When Your Company Is On The Upswing


By Bryan Miles, CEO and co-founder,  Miles Advisory Group, Inc. When businesses begin booming, that’s typically a good thing. Manage cash flow.

Professors Pitch a New Mouse, Exercise Device and Better Catalysts at UT Austin


By LAURA LOREK Reporter with Silicon Hills News The University of Texas ranks as the fourth most innovative university in the country, according to a recent report by Reuters. It’s in good company with Stanford taking the top spot, followed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University. Austin

Brexit: Why the EIF must remain

The Equity Kicker

The European Investment Fund (EIF) is an EU institution that exists to stimulate the startup ecosystem by investing in venture capital funds. They have made a huge contribution to the UK scene,  backing 37% of UK based venture funds between 2011 and 2015. So the EIF has had a huge positive impact on the UK. It’s a big deal. Venture Capital

Videos Create Killer Brand Awareness

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Videos Create Killer Brand Awareness

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Five Signs That It’s Time to Scale up Your Business

Up and Running

The “things” he refers to are the numbered and dynamic variables associated with starting or building a business. Surpassing previous goals.

Psychographics: The Key to Effective UX Design

crowdSPRING Blog

Image Source: Flickr. Marketing has long been a space dominated by conversations about demographics. Ask someone in the field to describe their target audience, and the most consistent elements will be rather general and ubiquitous delineations we apply to people: gender, age, income, career, and the like. Start at the source: your customers.

No One Cares How Many Followers You Have – How to Properly Measure Social Media Success

Duct Tape Marketing

No One Cares How Many Followers You Have – How to Properly Measure Social Media Success written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing.

What A Kickass Traffic-Generating Headline Is Made Up Of?

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

In today’s information-driven digital landscape, each piece of content bears the sole aim of dragging maximum traffic. Done With Your Interview!

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22 Simple Habits These Executives Point to for Their Success

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Anyone can mimic this kind of discipline to get ahead in business and life


What Ten Promising Startups Taught Us About Marketing New Products


It was impressive to see quite a few startups address tasks that consumers would like to prioritize in the everyday but struggle to get done.