Sun.Nov 19, 2017

5 Ways Venture Capital Is Shaking Up The Tech Startup Landscape In Asia


by Marek Danyluk, managing partner at Space Executive. There is a thin line between success and failure for startups, and that is usually determined by capital. The more capital a startup has, the easier it is to get off the ground and ramp up growth.

10 Great Ways To Crush Creativity In Your Business

Startup Professionals Musings

Success in any business these days requires a constant flow of new and innovative solutions, to keep up with changes in the market, competition, and to attract new customers.

How To Improve Your Business Broadband Speeds

The Startup Magazine

Today’s commerce is done online. Having your online operations perform well is a significant step towards securing its lifeline. You need a quick and reliable broadband connection to sustain your online activities.

The Weekly Independent: November 20, 2017

Startup Professionals Musings

News and notes for independent professionals and their clients. This is the November 20, 2017 edition


Rethinking Our Heroes

This is going to be BIG.

As I sat in the movie theater watching Justice League, I thought a lot about the idea of a hero in the context of 2017. Generally, we've thought of heroes as possessing some kind of special power--or larger than life. We've confused the powerful and influential for people we should look up to. Yet, as we've seen in the retelling of a lot of the comic book stories on screen, our heroes aren't always purely good, nor are they as good at being people as they are at being powerful.


How to Boost the Value of Real Estate Investments Using Wooden Furniture

The Startup Magazine

Despite the many advances that we have made in terms of expanding the range of materials we can use to make furniture, there are certain characteristics of wooden furniture that make it unique.

How A/B Testing Can Help Your Small Business Increase Conversions and Revenues

crowdSPRING Blog

A/B testing: fork in the road for your customers: which one is best? photo credit: Richard Croft ). We all have times when we wished, “what if?”. What if I had done this instead of that, or chosen this item instead of the other? What would have happened?

May Your Help Be Wanted

Austin Startup

Several conversations over the last month have turned to the topic of helping entrepreneurs. Having recently addressed founders in my chapter “Be Coachable,” allow me please in this essay to address this matter to you providers of help. As you probably know, I prefer advising founders in long, immersive engagements. It’s a bit like psychoanalysis — once a person gets on that therapy, he or she appears before a chosen shrink frequently and over a very long duration.