Our top posts of 2019

Version One Ventures

So we’re going to send off 2019 by sharing some of our favourite and most popular blog posts from the past 12 months, in case you missed some of them. While we are always candid, we did write more details about Version One in 2019. General 2019 review blog posts startup handbook

Hacking for Defense @ Stanford 2019

Steve Blank

We just finished our 4th annual Hacking for Defense class at Stanford. At the end of each class we have each team give a Lessons Learned presentation.

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U.C. Santa Cruz Commencement Speech – 2019

Steve Blank

I was honored to give the commencement speech at the University of California Santa Cruz, right down the road from the ranch.

25 Entrepreneurs Explain Their Major Accomplishments in 2019


2019 may have been a bad year for some and to others, it was a great year. In the last few days of 2019, we took some time to ask a few entrepreneurs and business what their biggest business accomplishments were. #1- 2019 has been a year of growth for my business!

18 Entrepreneurs Reveal The Word That Could Represent Them and Their Business in 2019


2019 has been simply an incredible year that has seen new businesses start and some existing businesses shutdown. We asked entrepreneurs and business owners of a word that could represent their business in 2019. One word to represent me and my business in 2019 is focused.

Venture Deals Online Course – Spring 2019 Registration Is Open

Feld Thoughts

Registration is now open and it runs from April 7, 2019 – May 31, 2019. The post Venture Deals Online Course – Spring 2019 Registration Is Open appeared first on Feld Thoughts. We are running the Venture Deals Online Course again.

20 Entrepreneurs Share Their Business Goals for 2019


We asked 20 entrepreneurs to share their business goals and what they were looking forward to in 2019. #1- I cannot wait to see what 2019 brings. . For 2019 my goals are to: 1. I have a goal to read more in 2019.

Virat Kohli, Akshay, Salman Khan top Forbes India’s 2019 Celebrity 100 list

Our Own Start-up

The magazine has published its list of Celebrity 100 for the year 2019 which has been topped by Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli with the earning of Rs 252.72 Special Feature Akshay Kumar Forbes India Forbes India celebrity list Forbes list 2019 forbes magazine Salman Khan Virat Kohli

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A key word for 2019 - authenticity

deal architect

Happy New Year to all my readers! I have spent the last month extracting from hundreds of pages of transcripts of my interviews for SAP Nation 3.0. I am struck by the frank comments from so many customers about SAP, Industry Commentary

Fifteen Podcasts You Must Listen to in 2019


The post Fifteen Podcasts You Must Listen to in 2019 appeared first on ReadWrite. Radio “just ain’t” what it used to be. In the olden days, you’d turn the dial, try to avoid the whistles and pops, then land on a station that plays Hotel California every half an hour.

Gluecon 2019 Diversity Scholarships

Feld Thoughts

Amy and I are underwriting the Gluecon 2019 Diversity Scholarships through our Anchor Point Foundation. The post Gluecon 2019 Diversity Scholarships appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Eric Norlin, who runs Gluecon has had a simple goal around diversity at the Gluecon for many years. The goal is quite simple: to create as diverse and welcoming a conference environment as we can. The diversity scholarships are one approach to this. The Gluecon code of conduct is another.

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Foundry Group Holiday Gift Guide 2019 Edition

Feld Thoughts

The post Foundry Group Holiday Gift Guide 2019 Edition appeared first on Feld Thoughts. It’s that time of year again where we like to shop at our portfolio companies.

Five year record for Israeli exits in the first half of 2019

VC Cafe

According to a new report by IVC Research Centre and law firm Meitar, Israeli exits in the first half of 2019 (H1 2019) reached a record of $14.48

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Top Outsourcing Destinations in Latin America for 2019


The post Top Outsourcing Destinations in Latin America for 2019 appeared first on ReadWrite. The tech talent in Latin America is capturing the attention of global companies.

Top 10 business startup ideas for 2019

Our Own Start-up

Startups business idea business ideas for 2019 running a startup starting a business Starting a startup startup ideas startup ideas for 2019Regardless of how well you run a startup, businesses that provide a product or service that nobody wishes to purchase will be unsuccessful.

The 2019 State of Conversion Optimization Report


optimizer made $99,012 in 2019, about $4,000 more than in 2018, and more than the average optimizer anywhere else. These seven takeaways offer a portrait of the CRO industry in 2019: Process is vital—and difficult.

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Here’s how political parties are spending on ads on Facebook

Our Own Start-up

Special Feature bjp pro pages congress pro pages lok sabha election 2019 loksabha election 2019 political parties on social media political parties paid promotions political parties spending on ads political parties spending on Facebook ads social media ads for electionBe it BJP or Congress, have started pumping up their ad spends on Facebook.

Lyft S-1: Kicking Off the Decacorn Bonanza of 2019

View from Seed

2019 is shaping up to be the year the dam broke for decacorn IPOs, with Lyft, Uber, AirBnB, Pinterest, et al in the queue. Rough estimate of 2019 revenue, excluding new riders. The post Lyft S-1: Kicking Off the Decacorn Bonanza of 2019 appeared first on NextView Ventures.

Office Trends Likely To Be On The Rise In 2019

Our Own Start-up

Many office trends, such as embracing new technology and remote working, are at least familiar to most businesses, but the commitment by companies to making these changes is expected to be deeper in 2019. Startups office trends office trends in 2019

Riding The Digital Nomadism Wave In 2019


It’s the 14 th of July, 2019 today. Do you know what was one of the biggest headlines – globally – just a few days ago? All told, globally, there were 18,000 jobs lost. And due to a variety of reasons, I believe that most of these are permanent cuts.

Welcome to 2019

Feld Thoughts

Fred: What Is Going To Happen In 2019 Albert: Staying Optimistic: Happy New Year! I read 113 books in 2018 and have a goal of 100 books again in 2019. However, I had way too many “predictable” books in my 2018 reading list, so 2019 will be much more unpredictable as I skip over the obvious stuff to read and instead indulge my curiosity. The post Welcome to 2019 appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

2019 SAAS Private Survey Results- Part 1

For Entrepreneurs

For the seventh year in a row, we’re proud to work with KBCM Technology Group (formerly Pacific Crest Securities) to share results from a survey of ~424 private SaaS companies. Thank you to the readers of forEntrepreneurs who participated in taking the survey!

Robin Hauser’s Film Bias at the Boulder International Film Festival 2019

Feld Thoughts

The 2019 fes tival starts soon and runs from February 28 to March 3rd. Bias , one of the documentaries that we helped fund, is making its Colorado Premier and showing on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 10:00 am. I encourage you to buy a ticket and go see it at the BIFF 2019.

3 Entrepreneurship Quotes To Keep You Inspired In 2019

YFS Magazine

How can quotes make you a better person or entrepreneur? Simple. Read what they say and then apply them to your own life, business, and journey. Lead inspiration leadership motivation personal development success quotes

6 Leadership Habits To Develop In 2019


by Mark Green , author of “ Activators: A CEO’s Guide to Clearer Thinking and Getting Things Done “. Bad habits can be hard to break, and for business leaders who have them, they can be deal-breakers.

The Fastest Growing FinTech Apps in 2019

The Startup Magazine

The post The Fastest Growing FinTech Apps in 2019 appeared first on The Startup Magazine. We all use financial technology apps. It started with PayPal and then moved on to banks that are entirely online, with no branches.

What To Expect From The Franchising Industry In 2019

YFS Magazine

New developments along with general market indicators may leave potential franchisee's wondering which direction the industry is going in 2019 and beyond.

4 Reasons Why T-Shirt Printing Businesses Will Trend In 2019


2019 has been a big year for the growth of t-shirt printing and here is a rundown of what we believe to be some of the reasons why. There you have it, 4 reasons we feel that t shirt printing is going from strength to strength in 2019.

11 Takeaways from SXSW 2019


By Laura Lorek, publisher of Silicon Hills News South by Southwest Interactive 2019 ended Tuesday but SXSW Film and Music continue to go on with fascinating keynote and panel discussions as well as film screenings and live performances.

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Day Trade Successfully In 2019


Whatever they may be, most would like to make more money in 2019 than they did in 2018. There are a lot of aspiring traders who intend to make money in 2019 by learning to day trade. As a new year begins many people take on new ventures and challenges.

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Reading List: 5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read In 2019

YFS Magazine

Every year I revisit the classics and add a few noteworthy books to my list. Here's a look at five books I'll be reading this year. Lead audiobooks business books entrepreneurship books personal development

The European VC Tech Stack in 2019

VC Cafe

According to Pitchbook data, there are about 15,700 venture and corporate venture funds globally, out of which 8,628 venture capital funds in the US alone (54%), and another 4,553 in Europe (29%), This is a content summary only. Click on the post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the website and more! Uncategorized piepdrive startup research tech stack

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Growing Your Side Business In 2019


If you’ve been hesitant about scaling up your side business, let 2019 be the year you take the plunge. by Roger Chen, Senior Vice President of Asia Region, GoDaddy. The Year of the Pig is upon us and symbolizes luck, wealth and good fortune.

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8 Business Trends That Will Make Waves In 2019


In 2019, more innovations involving these security features will be prominent in the world of business, especially in e-commerce. The rise of mobile apps and their services, whether they cater to fitness, health or leisure, will continue to soar this 2019.

10 Higher Education Trends To Watch For In 2019


There are trends to watch for in 2019 and over the next few years that signal a recalibration of everything we thought we knew. Here are a few trends to watch for in 2019: 1.

The State of Marketing Training in 2019 [Original Research]


Only 1 in 16 companies is reducing its upskilling budget in 2019: Most of that added investment is coming from large enterprises. Download the PDF with all the details from the 2019 State of Marketing Training survey. companies spend billions on training each year.

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6 SEO Techniques To Improve Your Website Ranking in 2019

YFS Magazine

Many businesses struggle to improve their website’s ranking on Google. Here's a look at SEO techniques that will generate quality leads and organic traffic. Grow Marketing & Sales company website marketing search engine marketing search engine optimization seo

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CXL Live 2019 Recap: Takeaways from Every Speaker


cxllive pic.twitter.com/xKElZBEcrT — Shanelle Mullin (@shanelle_mullin) March 27, 2019. lukasvermeer #cxllive pic.twitter.com/pQ7J2ymdqF — Emily Robinson (@robinson_es) March 28, 2019. CXLlive pic.twitter.com/WRIP79BNXr — Sabra Bander (@SabraB123) March 29, 2019.

Digital Elite Camp 2019 Recap: Takeaways from Every Speaker


Interesting insights in attribution, impressions, visits, conversion rate and prediction of sales from @therustybear at #elite2019 pic.twitter.com/buHsV04b0Y — Karl Gilis (@AGConsult) June 13, 2019. elite2019 — Els Aerts (@els_aerts) June 14, 2019.

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Top SEO Tips For 2019

The Startup Magazine

Here we’ll look at some of the best ways to boost your SEO during 2019. Whatever your digital goals are in 2019, SEO will continue to be as important as ever. The post Top SEO Tips For 2019 appeared first on The Startup Magazine.

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The 2019 Checklist For Growing Businesses


It’s 2019, and although we’re not flying hovercrafts as we had predicted, new technology makes processes easier. by Travis Crabtree, President and General Counsel of Swyft Filings. As we welcome the new year, we consider the new year’s resolutions that we may (or may not) carry out.

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The 7 Most Valued Employee Benefits In 2019


The job seekers of 2019 desire these seven benefits above all others. The post The 7 Most Valued Employee Benefits In 2019 appeared first on Young Upstarts. Business owners and CEOs are more challenged than ever when it comes to retaining millennials.

8 Web Design Principles to Know in 2019


The post 8 Web Design Principles to Know in 2019 appeared first on CXL. Your website design is more important for conversions than you think. You can implement every conversion-boosting tactic in the world, but if your web design looks like crap, it won’t do you much good.

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