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Lean Startup and Lean Analytics in the Enterprise

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He did a workshop on the subject at the recent Lean Startup Conference, and you can see the slides below: In my research, I spoke with a bunch of intrapreneurs working at a variety of different companies (technology, telecom, media, publishing, etc.) It’s clear that Lean Startup is shifting from startups to the enterprise.

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How to Maximize the Value of Mentors in Accelerators

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Engage with them on social media. The questioning (negative) press about startup accelerators and incubators isn’t going to stop. It’s going to continue and likely increase. But a lot of the press and blog posts we’ll see about accelerators and incubators will be very meaningful and important. And that worked quite well.

There’s No “Shitty” in MVP

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(Powered by LaunchBit ). Lean Startup isn’t responsible for the deluge of crappy products being released by mediocre startups. Startup founders are now celebrities. suspect that the economy plays a role too; when college students look into the job market and see fewer and fewer opportunities, the alternative is to do something on your own.

8 Things to Look for When Hiring Startup Talent

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Social Media Presence. Developers and programmers should have a social media presence. complete lack of a social media presence or a completely inactive one is a red flag. When initially sourcing, you don’t need to spend a ton of time reviewing people’s profiles, analyzing resumes, etc. Previous Startup Experience.

Don’t Miss the International Startup Festival in Montreal

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Tweet. The International Startup Festival is happening in Montreal from July 13-15th. Startups can apply to pitch at the event: [link].

The Art of Marketing in Montreal

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The Art of Marketing is a conference being held in Montreal on September 30th. it’s worth checking out. Two important notes: Get a discount! Click this link to get $50 off the regular admission price. Cost will be $349 to sign up. Wait for the contest! You can learn more about the conference and the speakers at The Art of Marketing.

Device Addiction: How the iPad Changes the Way Kids Interact with Technology

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For kids that means tie-ins with physical goods, other media and new ways of keeping kids hooked on individual apps. The iPad is an addictive device. So was the iPhone (and iPod Touch), but the iPad takes device addiction to a new level. For kids, that’s mostly because of the size (vs. He also never looked up from the iPad screen.).

The Great Un-Cracked Opportunity: Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

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Sebastien Provencher (from Praized Media ) tweeted recently: The great un-cracked opportunity: small and medium-sized businesses. SMBs are getting bombarded with tons of opportunities to leverage social media, SEO, and now location-based technology to help their business. And there’s certainly a lot of truth to the statement.

Hiring a Chief Editor for a New Montreal Tech Startup Site

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Strong Web skills in terms of using WordPress (our platform of choice), blogging, social media, social networking, SEO, traffic building. To apply, please email me at I’ll need writing samples (or links to stuff you’ve written), and a good sense of your current social media presence. Opportunistic.

Speaking at Internet Marketing Conference in Montreal on February 18

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My talk is at the end of the day. I’ll be expanding on my previous presentation on social media and inbound recruiting. On February 18th, 2010 I’ll be speaking at Internet Marketing Conference in Montreal. Thank you.&# Maybe I’ll toss in a few examples too. The Internet Marketing Conference (IMC) is a 2-day event.

Why Your Brand’s Social Media Impact is Low


The client had just finished their “father’s day campaign” and the social media impact on sales seemed a little disappointing.

7 Social Media Marketing Habits That Lead To Failure


Social media marketing (SMM) not working is simply a sign that you need to identify what's going wrong and try again. Sign me up.  .

2016 Social Media Trends And Statistics That Were Crazy!


Social Media has become an essential part of everyone’s life, it is addictive! Not sure how to work with social media? Start HERE.

11 Best Social Media Tools For Small Businesses And Individuals


But does it all end at fancy social profiles or does social media marketing run deeper? I say, the latter. Social How can you make it easy?

Why Do B2B Companies Need To Prioritize Social Media


If you’re wondering whether your B2B company need to prioritize social media, this is for you. On social media. Trust is Shifting.

A Day In The Life of A Social Media Manager


One may think social media managers are very lucky. So, let us have a look at a typical work day of a social media manager. Gif via.

How To Revolutionize Your Social Media


Before, I start, here’s a quick reminder: Why is social media helpful? ’ How To Revolutionize Your Social Media. 1.

10 Social Media Terms That You Must Know!


Not knowing the meaning of a few unique social media terms can hinder your very understanding of the issues you face. Reach. Engagement. Trends.

Is Social Media Making Us Stupid?


Debate: Is Social Media Making Us Stupid For Real? Who’s Using Social Media And How? a. The Social Media Cons . a.

How Can You Get More Social Media Fans?


Building up a social media  following can be a very tedious affair. These are legit ways to grow your social media fans. via GIPHY.

3 Ways in Which Social Media Has Impacted Company Communications


Ways in Which Social Media Has Impacted Company Communications. 1. Social Media Impact on Internal communications. Unacceptable, right?

How Restaurants Are Using Social Media Effectively (And What You Can Learn)


When all businesses are using social media , why should restaurants be left behind? It’s all about the Location. Reward Check Ins. Run contests.

Israeli Consumers Prefer ONLINE Media

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Israelis Value Online Media 1.5x More Than Offline Media- Highest in Global Survey. Digital media is a recent phenomenon in Israel.

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How To Identify A Good Social Media Strategist


A social media strategist is a job title of current times. Handling social media for your company by yourself ? Start here! Positivity.

Is Social Media Working For Your Business?


So, you have your social media team in place. Is social media working for your business? What are your experiences with social media?

Why You Need To Master Social Media For Customer Service


And that’s where using social media for customer care comes in handy! Why Social Media For Customer Service is a Win. a.

Social Media Marketing Should Not Be Used Alone Today

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Social media as a marketing tool is here to stay, and is now widely accepted. Focus first on the social media trinity. Marty Zwilling.

What Jonah @Peretti, CEO of BuzzFeed, Sees in the Future of Digital Media

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Some, of course, agree with me that BuzzFeed has been and continues to be the gold standard innovator in digital media to emulate. BuzzFeed.

How to Calculate Social Media Marketing ROI for Your Small Business

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Gone are the days where social media marketing was merely an experimental marketing tactic. Define your social media metrics. Engagement.

Infographic: 5 Social Media Trends For Small Businesses


In a 2015 social media trends report shared by Social Media Examiner , tons of interesting information is available for marketers and brand owners.

Half Lives. Social Media. And Snapchat Stories.

Both Sides of the Table

The bad was that it seems like when I shared media on Facebook I wouldn’t get any heat initially so Twitter was my go to place to share my blog.

5 Ways To Boost SEO Through Social Media


One way to accelerate SEO is to fully leverage the social media potential. Here are the five best ways to boost SEO through social media.

How Does Social Media Impact Consumer Purchases


According a 2014 survey by Gallup among American consumers, 62% opined that social media does not influence their purchase decisions. Do share!

5 Terrible Social Media Fails in 2016 That You Must Avoid


Brands are closer to their audience with the help of social media. Terrible Social Media Fails in 2016 That You Must Avoid. 1.

How to Choose Which Social Media Platforms Are Right for Your Business

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So, you know by now that having a presence on social media is important for your business. Comprehensive Guide to Social Media ROI.

Social Media Marketing Ideas For Small Business


Are you a small business looking to expand your social media presence? Others marketing small business social media social media marketing

3 Social Media Trends to Know in 2017

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3 social media trends to know in 2017

Indian Women Online- An Alternate Narrative: A Digital Media Survey


This is a digital media survey and the results will be used for an academic /internal survey. Why are you conducting this digital media survey?

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5 Social Media Quotes From Experts To Push Your Social Content


So, here are five social media quotes from experts that are my favorites. So, her views on social media can hardly be ignored. Gif via.

New Social Media Trends For Brand Success in 2016: What To Expect On Facebook!


These are the new social media trends for brand success in 2016. Don’t believe me? Get onboard. a. How this impacts your brand : Video.