Wed.Jul 01, 2020

5 Challenges No Entrepreneur Anticipates In A Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

Every entrepreneur I know finds it a challenge to balance the joys of entrepreneurship against a set of frustrations they never anticipated. Of course, most of you expect that raising money will be difficult, as well as staving off competitors, and handling that occasional toxic customer.

7 Key Steps Of A Strong Employee Pre-Screening Process


For many business owners, hiring new employees is one of the best parts of the job. It’s a sure sign that your business is growing and expanding enough that you need to take on more people to delegate the workload too.

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26 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names


The idea of exactly what your business is going to usually come first. Secondly, most often, is giving a title to your idea. What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Some people turn to their childhood for inspiration or a beloved family pet.

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Optimize Sifting Through Data As You Work Remotely


by Elizabeth Thede, director of sales at dtSearch. You’ve spent weeks fine-tuning a quiet place to work, getting the perfect houseplant for your desk, and adjusting the curtains “just so” to strike a balance between letting in daylight while avoiding catastrophic screen glare.

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.

Q2 2020 Quarterly Update

Version One Ventures

Happy Canada Day & Happy (early) Fourth of July! Here we are, halfway through 2020 and what an unprecedented year it has been. As we focus on staying safe and healing, we continue to look forward, keeping our heads down to build great companies. .

The Startup Community community

Feld Thoughts

My new book The Startup Community Way: Evolving and Entrepreneurial Ecosystem is coming out this month ( pre-order it here.). At the same time, the 2nd edition of my book Startup Communities: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Your City is also coming out ( pre-order it here.).

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How to Plan a Business Expansion Using Your Business Plan

Up and Running

Businesses start when their founders see a need for a product or service that they can provide. Businesses expand for the same reasons. You may grow to tap new markets or increase sales in your current markets. A good business plan is critical to starting a successful business.

Veruson Discusses 5 Ways To Optimize Your Inventory

The Startup Magazine

Optimizing inventory is one of the keys to making sure that a business is both agile and profitable. Inventory needs to be tracked and stored carefully, and a company should not stock more inventory than it needs at any given time.

ShakeDeal, a B2B startup has leveraged its health portfolio to fight the battle against COVID-19

Our Own Start-up

ShakeDeal is a B2B e-commerce marketplace for industrial goods and supplies, office, and housekeeping supplies including corporate gifting.

When is the best time to invest in real estate?

The Startup Magazine

If you are an entrepreneur thinking of investing your money, you are probably wondering how much you should invest, what you should invest in, and when you should invest it.

What Is the Difference Between Business Ethics and Social Responsibility?

Board Effect

The goal of business is to get the maximum profit for owners and shareholders. That’s a simple statement that doesn’t describe how companies can and can’t go about their business.

How to Get Better at Sales: 15 Tips You Need to Know

The Startup Magazine

Are you trying to figure out how to get better at sales? If yes, you should check out some of our best sales tips by clicking here. If you’re wondering why you’re not getting any sales, it might be because you and the customer aren’t on the same page. This is the case for most salespeople.

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6 Businesses You Can Start For Less Than $1,000

crowdSPRING Blog

What do Amazon, Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Disney all have in common? If you guessed that they all started as home businesses – you’re right.