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6 Things You Need to Pivot Successfully

Instigator Blog

Pivot. We’re all familiar with the word — and many people now roll their eyes when they hear it. The word has been bastardized, overused, and taken out of context. But it doesn’t mean pivots aren’t important. Dont hate the word, hate the people that use it incorrectly and ignore its importance. Pivot. Say it with me. Pivot.

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Startup Life – Operation Win A Dinner With Us

Feld Thoughts

My newest book,  Startup Life: Surviving and Thriving in a Relationship with an Entrepreneur , that I wrote with my wife Amy Batchelor , is shipping. As a result, I’m activating Operation Win A Dinner With Us today. All you have to do to be entered is email me the electronic receipt by 11:59pm EDT on Saturday night  (2/2/13). Or Win A Contest.

The Third Way

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

What do you do when you don't want to sell your company and you don't want to go public either? Venture Capital and Technology

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How to Sell Your Ideas

Life Beyond Code

Getting new ideas is reasonably easy. Here are ten ideas to get new ideas. Selling any idea is hard. How Ideas Die Prematurely. Random Chatter. Timing.

10 lessons I learned by taking the entrepreneurial Red Pill

The Next Web

Around this time of year I get sentimental and think about my life for once. Still, I was scared as well. Scared of that others would think. It wasn’t.

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The top 10 elements of a hot office

The Next Web

There comes a time in every employee’s life when they see the light. There are hammocks for chairs and a fireman’s pole between floors.

TBPP2012: Andres Glusman of Meetup.com on “Getting to Here”

The Product Guy

It’s January, so it must be time to kick-off our annual series diving-in and learning all about what makes The Best Product Person of 2012 tick.

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Top Floor Relationships Make For a Top Entrepreneur

Startup Professionals Musings

In the world of entrepreneurs and startups, high level relationships are everything. You can’t start a business alone. Marty Zwilling.

A Look Back On VC Cafe’s Journey Since 2005

VC Cafe

VC Cafe turned seven! in this post I cover the journey of starting VC Cafe, the highs and downs along the way, and the path I followed to evolve it from a news reporting blog to a site that provides founders with practical advice. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Lean Business Tips: Hiring Contractors for Fun and Profit(ability)

crowdSPRING Blog

We write often about ways small business can reduce expense, increase productivity, and operate more efficiently through a lean approach to marketing, technology, and operations. Today I want to write briefly about a strategy we have used to very good effect when hiring new workers: outsource. Reduce, reduce, reduce. Expense, that is. By

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Adaloo Ad Network Review: What’s All the Buzz About?

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

What is Adaloo? After taking a closer look at Adaloo, it’s easy to see why it’s getting so popular so quickly. Adaloo For Publishers.

Taking the VC role when raising funds for your startup

Startup Noodle

Note from Shlomo: The original post was written last week and took a couple of days to collect all materials for it. So, this didn’t really happen yesterday but a week ago.  ooouchh, yesterday was a tiring day. I got the chance to manage the largest class we ever had on [.]. General

Ten Simple Things You Should Do This Data Privacy Day

YoungUpstarts

Data Privacy Day takes place today, 28 January 2013. But the trouble is, too many of us fall into the trap of online complacency. Log off and log out.

The 7 Jaw-Dropping Stats That Will Radically Change Your Local Marketing

Mike Michalowicz

Not yet sold on the impact of the Internet on your business? Consider this: Hungry? Restaurants with a 3.5 star rating on Yelp are 63 percent more likely to be full than a restaurant with a 3 star rating. whopping 88 percent of consumers who search for a business on a mobile device, buy or visit that business within 24 hours. They definitely are.

The Kaepernick Of Startups?

massive greatness

Last year, Alex Smith led the San Francisco 49ers to The NFC Championship Game. They were one (or two) muffed punts from making the Super Bowl.

New Affiliate Marketing Record: $5,800 in 1 Day!

TylerCruz.com: An Internet Entrepreneur's Journey

If you read my blog post yesterday, you’ll know that I set a new personal record on my affiliate marketing campaigns by bringing in $4,120 in a single day. At the end of the post, the very last paragraph finished with: "Now the question is, when will I break that record? Unbelievable. The Nosebleed. Wow, what a shock! Crazy. Awesome.

[Singapore] Networking And Learning New Skills More Important Than Pay Raise: Singaporeans

YoungUpstarts

Money makes the world go round, but it may not be the most important thing when it comes to professional careers. ” What do I think?

Tech Startups: We are on our own.

VentureWoods

I remember this TED talk by  Hans Rosling  as he echoed the sentiments that I’ve heard working closely with Market Research firms: Even with quantitative data, you have to be careful because as much as they are hard numbers, they usually are averages of two extremes – and the markets are full of extremities. And it survives on its own.

chaganomics.blogspot.com: FTT - Europe's Financial Transaction Tax

Chaganomics

All Hail Mighty Europe!! And while taxation of

Tech Startups: We are on our own.

VentureWoods

I remember this TED talk by  Hans Rosling  as he echoed the sentiments that I’ve heard working closely with Market Research firms: Even with quantitative data, you have to be careful because as much as they are hard numbers, they usually are averages of two extremes – and the markets are full of extremities. And it survives on its own.

chaganomics.blogspot.com: Yellowtail's Woes

Chaganomics

YT counts on the US market for 75% of sales. That's crazy. Read about the debacle here - [link

Conflicting Life Goals

Journey of a Serial Entrepreneur

The greatest conflicts are not between two people but between one person and himself. Garth Brooks. Nothing sticks and we grow increasingly frustrated.

WORSHIP SUNDAY: Let It Rise performed by Big Daddy Weave - I had.

Mark Birch

WORSHIP SUNDAY: Let It Rise performed by Big Daddy Weave - I had been hearing that song Redeemed by Alabama based Big Daddy Weave pretty much incessantly on the Christian radio stations over the past few months.  It is solid song and all, but I prefer what they have done earlier on, so it seems like a good time to post some of their tunes.