Startup Blog: Startup Basics Recap from Interview

Taffy Williams

As an example, note the enthusiasm exhibited by a local business owner as highlighted in the Fox News in Charlotte, NC June 5, 2011 in a story covered by Renee LaSalle. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com.

Startup Blog: Licensing Technologies from Universities ? Tips for.

Taffy Williams

If the university sees spin-out companies as potential sources of research funding, an agreement that the university would be the company’s preferred partner for any SBIR, STTR, or other types of grants could be mutually beneficial.

Telling Your Brand Story Through Packaging Design: These 3 Businesses Are Doing It Right

crowdSPRING Blog

Lee Fredericksen, Managing Partner at Hinge Marketing explains : A brand promise is an extension of a company’s positioning. Charlotte’s Web: Brand Perception. The Stanley brothers – founders of Charlotte’s Web – know this well. Charlotte’s Web.

Telling Your Brand Story Through Packaging Design: These 3 Businesses Are Doing It Right

crowdSPRING Blog

Lee Fredericksen, Managing Partner at Hinge Marketing explains : A brand promise is an extension of a company’s positioning. Charlotte’s Web: Brand Perception. The Stanley brothers – founders of Charlotte’s Web – know this well. Charlotte’s Web.

100 plus articles published in the Examiner

Taffy Williams

The following articles are published in the Examiner.com and cover issues of startups and entrepreneurship. The list covers all articles published as of April 10, 2013.

Startup Blog: I Did What?

Taffy Williams

So it is not too uncommon to get rather defensive when asked questions by potential investors and partners. On the other hand, maybe you are in a partnering meeting. Why not, you have a lot at stake and want to show your stuff and have them be your partner.

Startup Blog: Where is Your Market? Adjust Your Pitch to Fit.

Taffy Williams

· Partners : These are the companies that you may decide to work with, license to, sell the company to, or other activities. The potential partners will consider buying your company or obtaining rights to use or sell your products.

Startup Blog: Yep, You and Your Startup Are Topics in the Rumor Mill

Taffy Williams

In addition, some will contact companies they are already invested in and suggest the company start collecting info on you and your business since you may be a competitor or a possible partner. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com.

Startup Blog: Stuck? Mix it up a bit!

Taffy Williams

Change the Pitch : Convincing people to invest, partner, or buy a product usually involves telling them a story and pressing for closure. Consider Getting a Partner : It is rather common that startups have little or no money and resources are tight.

Startup Blog: Got Money or Need Money? Doesn't Matter. Focus.

Taffy Williams

You may want to seek partners for the technologies that are not selected. These product opportunities could allow for the company to find a partner that will bring money to the program and facilitate getting a lower ranked pipeline product to market.

Startup Blog: You Have Just Been Told ?The Baby I UGLY?

Taffy Williams

Spending time on the road to raise capital or develop partners takes energy. So what do you do when your potential investors or partners offer the comment that sounds like your Baby is UGLY? Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com.

Startup Blog: Prioritize!

Taffy Williams

Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. A great “leave piece&# for partnering your technolo. Startup Blog Steps to consider to start and grow a company. Basics are provided to help entrepreneurs.

Startup Blog: It's a Meltdown! Now what?

Taffy Williams

Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. A great “leave piece&# for partnering your technolo. Startup Blog Steps to consider to start and grow a company. Basics are provided to help entrepreneurs.

Startup Blog: Why Do I Keep Doing This to Myself!

Taffy Williams

· Talk it over with your partners, mentors, board members or friends. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. A great “leave piece&# for partnering your technolo.

Startup Blog: Need Investment? Increase the Chances by Beefing Up.

Taffy Williams

Many companies with A-teams can better overcome obstacles, get deals done, find partners, and re-invent the company when disaster hits. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. A great “leave piece&# for partnering your technolo.

43 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Businesses

Hearpreneur

One of the main reasons why my partners and I started TopFire Media is to fill a void within the franchise arena. Thanks to Kyle Reyes, The Silent Partner Marketing ! Each business has a story.

Startup Blog: Who's the Boss?

Taffy Williams

Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. A great “leave piece&# for partnering your technolo. Startup Blog Steps to consider to start and grow a company. Basics are provided to help entrepreneurs.

Startup Blog: Project Planning Is a Must

Taffy Williams

Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. A great “leave piece&# for partnering your technolo. Startup Blog Steps to consider to start and grow a company. Basics are provided to help entrepreneurs.

Startup Blog: Take a Stand!

Taffy Williams

Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. A great “leave piece&# for partnering your technolo. Startup Blog Steps to consider to start and grow a company. Basics are provided to help entrepreneurs.

Startup Blog: Patents and Investors - Mistakes to Avoid to Attract.

Taffy Williams

bvandegarde@hammerpatent.com 704-927-0400 [link] A note from Taffy Williams: Blake Vande Garde is an excellent IP attorney in the Charlotte, NC area. A great “leave piece&# for partnering your technolo. Startup Blog Steps to consider to start and grow a company.

Startup Blog: On the Importance of Proper Goal Setting (by Tony.

Taffy Williams

Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com. A great “leave piece&# for partnering your technolo. Startup Blog Steps to consider to start and grow a company. Basics are provided to help entrepreneurs.

The Untold Story of Larry Page's Incredible Comeback

Inc Startups

He was a partner to Page, if, ultimately, a junior one. As Steven Levy reported, John Doerr, the partner from Kleiner Perkins, told Page that a world-class CEO would do a "much better job of building a world-class management team."