Tue.Oct 15, 2019

Why Companies and Government Do “Innovation Theater” Instead of Actual Innovation

Steve Blank

This article previously appeared in the Harvard Business Review. The type of disruption most companies and government agencies are facing is a once-in-every-few-centuries event. Disruption today is more than just changes in technology, or channel, or competitors – it’s all of them, all at once.

Maintaining a Software-Obsessed Tech Industry is Self-Sabotage


Can we see that maintaining a software-obsessed tech industry is self-sabotage? As a venture capitalist, I know there’s incredible excitement around quantum computing. Yet, as a material scientist, I also see the technology is at least five years away from commercialization.

Multichannel Attribution: How to Measure the Unmeasurable


If you’ve ever tried to build an attribution model that wasn’t position-based (i.e. last click, first click, linear, etc.), you might have felt overwhelmed. But customer paths are non-linear and pretty complicated— sooo many things influence conversions. .

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Salespeople: 5 Ground Rules For Basic Business Networking


If you don’t already have a business network, today is a great day to get started.

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!

How Fitness Impacts Work Life


You already know that exercise is great for your body. But did you know it can reap benefits on your work as well?

Why Your Marketing Agency Will Grow Faster If You Specialize in a Niche

The Startup Magazine

Many marketing agencies believe that casting a wide net will land more clients. However, this tactic can actually slow your growth. A smarter approach is to focus on a specialty and become a niche marketing agency.

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Building a Business Your Team and Customers Love

Duct Tape Marketing

Building a Business Your Team and Customers Love written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Marketing Podcast with Seve Farber. Podcast Transcript. On this episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast, I chat with author, speaker, and leadership coach Steve Farber.

When Do You Need The Services Of An Electric Provider


The electricity provider provides electrical connections to the homes and businesses. Victorian electricity providers provide a reliable source of electricity in an affordable range of prices.

Basics of On Page SEO

Duct Tape Marketing

Basics of On Page SEO written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. A great SEO strategy is focused on getting your entire website to rank well.

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Are You Aware Of These Common Mistakes While Outreaching?


by Prince Kapoor. For quite some time now, SEO tops the priority list for most companies. Why not? All of us want to be on the first page on Google, don’t we? Link Building is an invincible part of every SEO strategy. When the topic is link building, ‘outreach’ is the centermost point of discussion.

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Building a Business Your Team and Customers Love

Duct Tape Marketing

Building a Business Your Team and Customers Love written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Back to Podcast. Transcript. John Jantsch: This episode of The Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is brought to you by Klaviyo.

Why You Should Use PowerPoint Add-Ins


PowerPoint is a straightforward system to use and a stable demonstration platform. Whether your lecture requires a visual kick, collaborative tools, simple access, or the possibility to share data after the first conference, PowerPoint is a great choice.

Video: Explore Seoul’s cool startup kitchens — plus a robot restaurant!

The Next Web

If there are two things that South Korea should be known for, it’s tech innovation and delicious food. Seoul houses giants such as Samsung and LG, and its startup ecosystem is seeing amazing growth. The city’s food culture is also to die for (I mean, who doesn’t love kimchi?),

Important Ingredients For A Millennial-Friendly Workplace


The workplace setting is changing as millennials take over from baby boomers and look set to become the largest generation of workers. For forward-thinking employers, millennials are an appealing demographic that are often sought after for their fresh thinking ideas and energy.

Storage Solutions for Warehouses: What You Really Need to Know

Women Entrepreneurs Can

Storage warehouses are a lot more complicated than they look from the outside. They might seem like giant dull square buildings but actually, they are the lifeblood of every single business you have ever encountered.

Opening the Doors Of Creativity: 3 Pros And Cons Of Starting Your Own Web Design Business 


A dream is just an idea without a website. With more people (and businesses) starting their own websites to showcase their products, talents, and services, there is ample work for a strong web designer.

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Business Security Advice

Women Entrepreneurs Can

CCTV systems are becoming more and more popular for businesses today. There is no point in hiding from this truth, instead, you need to make sure that protect your property and that is exactly what people are doing by acquiring the services of CCTV installers.

How Small Steps Can Drive Big Results For Your Business


by Shawn Burcham , founder and CEO of PFSbrands and author of “ Keeping Score With GRITT : Straight Talk Strategies For Success “ In business, it’s the major leaps that people notice and remember.

4 Budget-Friendly Ways to Promote Your Business

Women Entrepreneurs Can

Starting a business in this day and age is more than possible, with all the technology, digital tools, and financing opportunities that are becoming more prevalent every day.

Expertise on Demand: Why Soundplate hires freelancers


Our guest today is Matt Benn, the founder of Soundplate , a record label and music technology company based in London. Soundplate creates technology and tools to help independent artists and record labels become successful.