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8 Ways To Stay Competitive In Today’s Technical World

Startup Professionals Musings

Technology is so key to every business these days that experienced business-smart but non-tech entrepreneurs are feeling deeper and deeper in the hole.

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A demo - how quaint!

deal architect

Rootstock gave me a demo this week of their Low-Code, Business-Driven Cloud ERP software release. I have extracted below 3 minutes from an hour-long Zoom session. This press release describes five areas where "citizen developers" can increase their productivity using. Cloud Computing, SaaS

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5 Keys To Negotiating Your Fair Share Of Any Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

I always tell entrepreneurs that two heads are better than one, so the first task in many startups is finding a co-founder or two. You need to find the skills or experience you don’t have in business, technology, or money.

7 Reasons Why Video Marketing Is Essential To Boost Your Business

YoungUpstarts

Businesses must respond to what the market demands. In today’s digital era, video is the most preferred form of content in the world. Over 500 minutes’ worth of videos is uploaded per minute on YouTube alone.

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Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in their own ecosystem. He'll also go over metrics we can use to measure the health of our ecosystems as we build more resources for innovators.

Our Voting System at NextView (aka How We Make Decisions)

View from Seed

As summer moves into fall there is always a surge in new investment activity. This year will likely be even more pronounced since many companies delayed seeking funding during the beginning of the pandemic, and are now thinking about approaching investors.

There’s No Downside to Trying Therapy

Feld Thoughts

I got a note from someone who recently saw my Techstars mental health video. He said that could relate to how I describe depression as the “absence of joy.” ” He went on to write me a long, thoughtful, and brave note about his experience with depression.

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New Normal: A conversation with Brad Feld of Foundry Group

deal architect

I have been doing video interviews with a number of CIOs, software executives and practitioners about acrobatics they have been seeing in various vertical sectors during the COVID-19 crisis and the "New normal" they can expect as the economy wakes.

Why Website Structure Matters

YoungUpstarts

by Joe Cox, Content Director at Superb Digital. Without a clearly defined structure, your website will simply be a miscellaneous collection of pages that are impossible to navigate.

Thrive In A Crisis With the Right Content

Rembrandt Communications

How do you use content in a crisis? The right words can help you thrive instead of just survive. During this pandemic, did you realize that there were many things you could have done to prepare in advance? Don’t worry. You are not alone. The good news is that you’ve learned a valuable lesson.

Laptops for the Justice Reskill Program

Feld Thoughts

Aaron Clark is leading a program called Justice Reskill. They need 20 laptops for the participants in the program. Justice Reskill is a reskilling platform that teaches both technical and essential skills to justice-involved individuals.

24 Entrepreneurs Reveal The Industries That Are Ripe For Disruption

Hearpreneur

Is your industry ready for a change? The decision on which industry one should venture in is often determined by factors such as advancement in technology and availability of capital. The prevailing trends may favor some industry while others prove to be more profitable over time.

5 Point Guide To Improving ROI As A Small E-Commerce Seller

YoungUpstarts

by Will Schneider, founder of insightQuote. There’s never been a better time to start an ecommerce store than now. The industry is booming with the average revenue per user (ARPU) in the US expected to exceed $1,450 in 2020. This number is bound to grow rapidly in the coming decades.

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The Entrepreneur’s Marketing Roadmap: Affiliate Channel Strategies Explained

YFS Magazine

What is affiliate marketing and why does it matter to an emerging entrepreneur? . Grow Marketing & Sales affiliate marketing affiliate marketing programs marketing recommended

The Sameness

Feld Thoughts

It’s Monday. Again. I have 30 Zoom meetings on my calendar this week (yes – I counted). It’s a light week for Zoom meetings since I have four board meetings this week, which each takes up a big block of time, limiting the total number of Zoom meetings for the week.

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7 Ways Every Entrepreneur Should Evaluate A New Idea

Startup Professionals Musings

As an advisor to entrepreneurs, one of the most common requests I get is for an evaluation of a next startup idea.

Female Founder Interview: Jeannette Collazo and IT Project Management

The Startup Magazine

Here’s another from The Startup Magazine Female Founder Series. We interviewed Ms. Jeannette Collazo, CEO of Lurdez Consulting Group , which offers IT project management advisory and services. Jeannette has more than 25 years of experience successfully leading IT programs for Fortune 500 companies.

How To Earn Money While Attending College

YoungUpstarts

To earn good grades is your priority as a college student. During this time, you’re expected to spend most of your days attending classes and submitting academic requirements to your professors.

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How to Get All Your Ad Data into Google Analytics

ConversionXL

Not long ago, it was common for marketers and web analysts to spend the bulk of their day staring at Excel spreadsheets, manually collecting and organizing ad spend data across dozens of sources.

Never Take Money From A VC: Part 1

Feld Thoughts

My partner Chris Moody decided to be a vlogger and has started a new video series. I suggested he hang out on TikTok but he prefers trying to get famous on Youtube. So far he has 57 Views but 102 Subscribers. I find that fascinating. Enjoy!

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10 Strategies For Success Long-Term As Well As Today

Startup Professionals Musings

Every one of you has had to deal with the conflicting requirements of optimizing your business in the short term versus the long term. In the short term you need customers to find you at any price, and in the longer term you need revenue, profit, and return loyalty.

Price Intelligence for Startups: What Is It? Why Do You Need It? How to Get Started?

ReadWriteStart

Finding a sweet spot between “too low” and “too high” prices can be quite tricky. That’s why price intelligence exists: It can help retailers come up with the correct pricing strategy to beat the competition and build value for their products. Here is price intelligence for startups.

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How Startups Can Win With Virtual Internship Programs

YoungUpstarts

by Kristy Campbell, COO of Rev1 Ventures. In the face of continued economic uncertainty, startups must look at all avenues for growth. One that may have been dismissed during COVID-19 is offering internships to college students and recent graduates.

Naya Clinics Founder Talks Marriage Therapy For Entrepreneurs

YFS Magazine

Sam Nabil has discovered three common warning signs that indicate a happy relationship may soon be on the brink of collapse. Lifestyle health and wellness lifestyle marriage therapy recommended relationships

Are financings and M&A slowing down during the pandemic? (Update through July, 2020)

David Cohen

Back in April of this year I wrote “ Are financings and M&A slowing down during the pandemic? with the goal of sharing the Techstars view of how things have been changing over the events of the first half of 2020. Here’s an update to that data through the end of June, 2020.

7 Success Factors When Your People Are The Solution

Startup Professionals Musings

The critical success factors for a product business are well known, starting with selling every unit with a gross margin of 50 percent or more, building a patent and other intellectual property, and continuous product improvement.

Announcing our investment in Uniswap, the leading decentralized crypto exchange

Version One Ventures

We are very pleased to announce our investment in Uniswap , the leading decentralized crypto exchange. We participated in the $11m Series A raise, alongside our friends at a16z, USV and Paradigm.

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6 Practical Ways To Save Money

YoungUpstarts

Whether you’ve been working for a few months, years, or decades, it can be hard to save money. For most people, wage increases aren’t matching inflation , making it hard for people to save.

How Can I Start a Career in Healthcare Accounting?

The Startup Magazine

You love money and numbers but you also want to help people by working in healthcare. Consider combining your two passions with a job in healthcare accounting. Do you want a job that is lucrative, rewarding, and has great potential for upward movement?

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Monday Motivation: COMMITMENT

Hearpreneur

This motivational video is to help CEOs, entrepreneurs and business owners start the week off on the right foot. Here are some takeaways from the video: Love the process, work for what you want. Your expectation should not exceed your effort.

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How Dusala Kashmir became one of the most popular among Bollywood biggies

Our Own Start-up

Dusala Kashmir is a crafted brand, featuring shawls stoles and scarfs. Startups Bollywood style Kashmiri Shawls Dusala Kashmir Dusala Kashmir Startup Dushala Online Kashmiri Shawls Online

Creating Opportunity from Regret

Mike Michalowicz

?. Ok. Time to get real. We have all been there. We all have something (or somethings) we regret. Ok Mike. Real fun blog, Buddy. Hear me out. What if we could make that regret – a success? Ah ha! The world may be feeling a bit heavy for you right now. But take pause and take a look around.

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No, Six Sigma Isn’t A Cure-All. Here Are 5 Reasons Why.

YoungUpstarts

by Mark C. DeLuzio, author of “ Flatlined: Why Lean Transformations Fail and What to Do About It “ What’s the key to transforming an enterprise? Going all-in. As a leader, you must adopt one proven set of business principles as the solution and fully commit to them.

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Tips To Choose A Franchise

The Startup Magazine

So, you’ve decided to open up a franchise business, but which franchise should you choose to get into? Love Money mentions that franchising is the simplest method for starting a new business.

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Nonprofit CEO Providing PPEs For Essential Workers

Hearpreneur

Companies all over the world are stepping up to the plate and pivoting from their normal business model towards one that emphasizes assistance and relief for COVID-19. VisionSpring is no different. Founded in 2001, VisionSpring’s mission has always been to provide eyewear to the 2.5

Using UV Technology, Sanitary Waste Management Startup, PadCare Labs develops two products to combat coronavirus

Our Own Start-up

UVSATHI and UVHANDY are two products that are developed recently by the startup. News Startups PadCare Labs Padcare Labs Coronavirus Padcare Labs Covid 19 PadCare Labs UVHANDY PadCare Labs UVSATHI

What’s your personal-business end game?

Berkonomics

Remembering our original vision. When we start a business, we are optimistic that we will succeed and dream of riches to follow when the company is sold or even getting all the way to an IPO.