Mon.Oct 29, 2012

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Changing How We Think About Education

Feld Thoughts

also got a tour of the research lab which had an enormous number of legos everywhere as one of their key sponsors is Lego.

10 Office Design Tips to Foster Creativity

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

On vacation, would you ever choose a hotel with fluorescent lighting and drab grey rooms? The answer is obvious. Think again. Not many," he says.

5 Google Analytics Reports and Tips You Should Embrace Now

Duct Tape Marketing

On a side note, anytime Google improves a free tool they are probably getting ready to offer a paid version. Google Analytics Multi Channel Funnels.

Think Your Way to Success

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The spin that you put on objective reality largely determines whether you succeed or fail. Positive Spin: "Customers will see us as new and innovative."

10,000 Startups

Steve Blank

In 24 hours we’ll announce something revolutionary. Moving entrepreneurship forward.

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Xconomy: Future of Big Data

Venture Cyclist

I got to moderate the startup panel at the Xconomy "Future of Big Data" Conference in Boston last week. Could your companies have existed 5 years ago?

Is My Company Really Worth More Than The New York Times?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Evernote CEO Phil Libin ponders his company's billion-dollar valuation. It's a great, famous, and long-lasting company. How much more?

3 Faux Pas To Avoid With A Potential Employer And How To Get Hired

YoungUpstarts

by Jeanne Wright. There are common boo-boos that job applicants can make, and believe us: These employers notice them. Right! Good luck!

The Leadership Gifts of Keeping Your Mouth Shut

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Why is it that the most important person in the room is often the one who says the least? To me, silence implies that nothing is happening.

Startup Execution Transcends the Idea From Day One

Startup Professionals Musings

A startup begins with a great idea, but all too often, that’s where it ends. Ideas have to be implemented well to get the desired results.

Start a Business on the Cheap: 10 Growth Industries

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Here's the skinny on 10 industries primed for cash-strapped start-ups. Looking to start a business without breaking the bank? Look no further.

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Do You Dream Of Becoming A CEO?

YoungUpstarts

by Karen Edwards of AARP The Magazine. How non-profit organizations called incubators give life to new entrepreneurial ventures. percent in 1996 to 20.9

Tackle Problems Effectively: Learn From Mistakes I Made

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

One owner confides how she improved her management when she had to troubleshoot a botched customer order. Debrief as soon as the problem is resolved.

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Should You Play a New Game or Just Keep on Keeping On?

Growthink Blog

Dave Allen, author of the great productivity best seller " Getting Things Done ," has developed an almost cult-like following for his ideas, structures, and best practices around to-do list management, prioritization, and metrics and schematics that define what an effective work day should be. The reason why is simple. Of course not ! read more.

What VCs Really Care About

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

New research offers insights into how venture capitalists make funding decisions. The social network effect was small but significant. percent. Gallen.

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When People Remind You of Your Younger Self…

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

…and when you have some issues with how your younger self developed, stuff happens. Consider David Foster Wallace as a professor of creative writing at Illinois State. From the recent bio : In his undergraduate class, Wallace was kind to the clueless but cruel to anyone with pretensions. Is this pretty? And this ?” School / Education

David Tisch: How to Launch a Great Start-up

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The NYC TechStars managing director and angel investor goes deep on what separates winning start-ups from the throngs of also-rans

Let People Work For You

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Do you have a great product available that you don’t have time to market? Maybe you wrote an e-book in your spare time. Have a Great Product.

How Shutterstock Went From Zero to IPO

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Jon Oringer had created a dozen tech start-ups before buying one $800 camera to seed his own stock-photo business. Let's talk about the very beginning.

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Breaking: Sulake To Begin Talks To Reduce Workforce By Up To 2/3

ArcticStartup

Sulake currently has around 90 employees, and the potential layoffs will affect a "maximum of 60 people." Sulake has had a rough year.

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Case Study: Grooveshark

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

For five years, Grooveshark gleefully upended the music ndustry. Now it is facing lawsuits, losing users, and bleeding cash. and Argentina scrapped.

Vamos Raises "Six Figure" Funding, Seeing Solid Growth In Latin America

ArcticStartup

Vamos , the event app, has secured an "undisclosed €6-digit friends and family round" to hire more freelance developers and continue their expansion.

Windows Phone 8: Beginning of the End for Apps?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Microsoft fans, rejoice: Your new phone is here. And though it might be late to the party, this device could usher in big changes for apps.

Nov. 13-14, NYC: Global Innovation Conference

David Teten

You can use promo code  innovation  to get this special student pricing. Events New York

8 Essentials for a Tricked-Out Desk

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Can you live without these gadgets? Sure--but given how much time you spend in your office, maybe you shouldn't. Can you live without these gadgets?

Thought Readership #16: Frans Johansson’s The Click Moment

Active Garage

There are moments in our lives that change everything. But I was unable to shake off the strong sense that this was a book I was destined to write.

6 Key Principles of Effective Execution

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Want to get stuff done? Here's the advice of a successful entrepreneur on just how to lead your start-up more efficiently. Lead by example.

SURGE open for Spring 2013 Applicants

Startup Houston

Houston’s very own startup accelerator, SURGE is opening up applications for their second class, starting in Spring 2013.

How to Disaster-Proof Your Business

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Are you prepared? As Hurricane Sandy bears down on the Northeast, here are 12 products and services to keep your business safe.

Will The Nexus 10 Be The New Small Business Workhorse Device?

YoungUpstarts

Jelly Bean. It’s an incredibly thin 8.9mm and weighs just 603 grams, so it’s definitely mobile and easy for road warriors to carry around.

Supreme Court Ruling Threatens Resellers

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

If you're a small business owner handling re-sold goods, you may want to pay attention to what happens in the Supreme Court this week.

The truth about crowd funding

Start Up Blog

Most web tools that are re-shaping commerce are doing one thing, handing over control to the users from the producers. They are democratizing the factors of production so that anyone with access and ideas can now play. They do this through cutting out two things that existed and thrived in the industrial era: middle men and gate keepers.

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When Business Is an Endurance Sport

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Think you have passionate customers? Try being in the marathon business. Here's how one sports marketing firm keeps its customers happy. made it.

Interview With Sulake CEO Paul LaFontaine

ArcticStartup

We just got off the phone with Paul LaFontaine, here's a rough outline of the interview: Continuing forward, Sulake is going to focus on two things: the friend making part of Habbo, combined with bringing in more third party games to the site. We have the eyeballs, they bring the games.".