Tue.Jan 17, 2017

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Is 2017 The Year Of Flat Headcount?

Feld Thoughts

If you are growing at a rate of less than 50% year over year, you should consider viewing 2017 as  the year of flat headcount. As budgets are settling down and getting approved for many of the companies I’m on the board of, I’m seeing a general trend of much less headcount growth in 2017 than in 2016. agree that it’s a feature.

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Hacking for Defense Goes National

Steve Blank

This week we are doing what we said we’ll do – scale the class nationally: Hacking for Defense at Georgetown:  Began Wednesday, January 11.

Why Now Is the Best Time Ever for Women to Start Businesses

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

For most women entrepreneurs, the traditional startup funding model is broken.

Roomify Relocates to Austin to Scale its Dorm Room Furnishing Business

SiliconHills

By Laura Lorek Reporter with Silicon Hills News Roomify moved from Dallas to Austin last summer to plug into the city’s vibrant tech entrepreneurial scene. This is where we wanted to scale the company,” said Shanil Wazirali, the startup’s co-founder. Austin

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What If an Employee Refuses to Answer Emails in the Evening?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Are evening emails critical to your business' success

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How to Change Someone's Life--Just by Being Honest

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Kim Scott, author of Radical Candor , describes how you can be firm with people while at the same time showing them how much you care

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Restaurant or Food Truck: Which Is Better for a Beginner?

Up and Running

The days when food trucks were associated with grungy building sites and fried food at the fair are long gone. Developing your concept. The verdict?

3 Smart Ways to Think and Act Like Elon Musk

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Why not taking a risk is a risk

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What Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Social Selling

YFS Magazine

Are you using social media to sell directly to prospects? Grow Marketing & Sales sales selling tips social media social selling

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A Top Psychologist Says You Can Be Too Emotionally Intelligent. Here's Why He's Wrong

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

It's not really intelligence unless you know how to use it

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Announcing our investment in Blockstack, The New Decentralized Internet

Version One Ventures

This is an exciting time for cryptocurrencies. As we recently wrote in Cryptocurrency’s Second Act , the rise of Ethereum revealed that cryptocurrency is not a winner-takes-all market. It has evolved from a sole player with a limited use case into an ecosystem with at least two cryptocurrencies at scale, and many others trying to get to scale.

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These days we are typically over-committed and oftentimes overwhelmed. Unfortunately, this super-fast pace takes its toll. People sleep less, compromise on nutrition, skip exercise, and have strained relationships.

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

These days we are typically over-committed and oftentimes overwhelmed

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Jonas Weigert on A/B Testing Beyond the Landing Page (Q&A)

ConversionXL

Introducing Jonas Weigert and LawnStarter. LawnStarter makes it easy to book lawn care. ” A/B Testing Beyond the Landing Page.

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Four Years From Now, Could We be Inaugurating President Zuckerberg?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

We might inaugurate another billionaire outsider President in the near future

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This Is How Disruptive ‘Unknown’ Products Go Mainstream

YFS Magazine

Have you ever wondered how new products move into mainstream success? Grow Marketing & Sales innovation marketing minimum viable product

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5 Traits of the Most Successful Women in Business

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Getting ahead in business and life is rarely a lucky accident

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Building A Customer-Facing Brand As A One-Man Business

YoungUpstarts

by   Anand Srinivasan, founder of LeadJoint.com    . number of entrepreneurs operate their business as freelancers or sole proprietors.

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If You Do This, Your Life Will Be Changed In 2017, Guaranteed!

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Meditation, if done properly, will change your personal and professional life for the better

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Which Health Advice Is Actually True?

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

Spencer Greenberg , an extremely rational person and ultra synthesizer, posted the below as a public entry on Facebook. found it interesting.

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5 Ways to Supercharge Employee Productivity This Year

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Because while you may own the company, your employees actually make it run

7 Tips for Independent Bicycle Dealers to Grow Profits This Year by Eric Levenhagen

Mike Michalowicz

Profitability is the main key to business success. Some analysts say right now is as tough a time as any to be an independent bicycle dealer (IBD).

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A 5-Minute Startup Resolution That May Just Change Your Life

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Resolutions are also gifts we give ourselves - this one is stupid simple

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Is Your Business Ready For Super Rapid Growth?

YoungUpstarts

It’s every business owner’s dream to start a new company and for it to explode out of the blocks. Focus on capital. Learn about seasonal changes.

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Survey Reveals Alarming Trend About CyberSecurity Advice

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Survey shows that people with little knowledge are often advising others about cybersecurity

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Tighten Those Bootstraps And Stop Making Waste In Your Manufacturing

YoungUpstarts

Operating a company that makes products can be hard. Of course, for some, this is a dream. Often, you’ll find that this waste is toxic or hazardous.

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A Filthy Mouth Is a Sign of Honesty, New Science Shows

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Profanity and trustworthiness go together, according to a new study

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Spreading The Word: How To Make More People Aware Of Your Startup

YoungUpstarts

Spreading the word and getting your startup’s message out there can seem like an uphill struggle at times. Sell Gift Cards to Customers.

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Hit a Career Plateau? Here's Why You Should Celebrate

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

It's unpleasant to feel stuck and bored at work, but it can be good for you, insists this author

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Communications is Key To Being A Better Facilities Manager

YoungUpstarts

When people talk about the professional skills required to be a good facilities manager, communication doesn’t always get a high priority.

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The Only 10 Tech Trends You Need to Know About This Year

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Virtual reality, connected cars, Amazon Alexa, iPhone wireless charging? They will all make a splash in 2017.

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Surplus time

The Startup Toolkit

It’s Taleb’s Black Swan strategy: expect to lose small so you can eventually win big. The core issue here is over-optimisation. Founders

5 Tips to Overcome Your Phobia of Public Speaking

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

How to make public speaking something you actually enjoy (or at least tolerate

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Rowan leads NC State past Pitt 79-74

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Maverick Rowan scored a season-high 21 points and North Carolina State beat Pittsburgh 79-74 on Tuesday night

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Do Your Most Important Task First Every Day

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Reaching your goals and being more productive requires focusing on your must important task first.

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