Fri.Jun 22, 2018

Hey Amazon, Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle

deal architect

… a nice opportunity to show off your machine learning capabilities – specifically with transcription help for my next book. I tend to interview lots of executives for my books. For each of my last 6 books I have tried. Industry Commentary

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Be Careful Not to Lose Twice

Both Sides of the Table

There are times to fight. No great startup has been built without getting one’s knuckles bloody at times. This is especially true because incumbents now know how much is at stake when they let a startup get a huge head start in a market.

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I’m Honored That I Get To Work With Ayah Bdeir At littleBits

Feld Thoughts

I’ve been consistently public, for almost a decade, about my belief that we should significantly change our approach to immigration in the US, especially for entrepreneurs. As one of the original advocates of the Startup Visa , I continue to be bummed out that our government can’t seem to figure out why this is important or doing anything productive around it.

[ADV] Top 5 Handy Workplace Cleaning Products

YoungUpstarts

There aren’t many things worse than a dirty and unhygienic workplace.

Hey Amazon, Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle

deal architect

… a nice opportunity to show off your machine learning capabilities – specifically with transcription help for my next book. I tend to interview lots of executives for my books. For each of my last 6 books I have tried. Industry Commentary

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Effective Ways To Use Coupons For Your Business

YoungUpstarts

The use of coupons is among the most rewarding ways for businesses to attract more customers and increase sales. However, it can also be a simple way to lose money. It all depends on how profitable the coupon design is and how smart you are when using the coupons.

How You Define Competition Determines Your Level Of Success

The Startup Magazine

Being aware of your competition is smart. You need to know if someone is grabbing your customers by offering a better deal. Source: Pixabay. For instance, if you’re Comcast/XFinity, you’d want to know when a new cable company pops up and promises faster speeds for half your prices.

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An MBA Designed For Entrepreneurs

The Startup Magazine

Oftentimes an MBA program will fail to address or discuss in any detail the concerns that new startups and people going into business for themselves face.

How Effective And Organized Is Your Employee Gift Giving Program?

YoungUpstarts

Since even a small change can have a large impact on the atmosphere at work, consider the value of giving thoughtful employee gifts when appropriate. This simple gesture is a real, effective, and authentic way to make your business a wonderful place to work. It will increase employee morale.

10 Tips to Get a Job at a Startup

The Startup Magazine

There are many reasons you may be doing a job search to work at a startup. Perhaps you are just getting started in an industry and feel you will have a better chance with a new company rather than a more established company that is looking for team members with more experience.

[ADV] Top 3 Reasons Shopify T-shirt Fulfillment Is An Excellent Store Strategy

YoungUpstarts

Do you intend to set up an online t-shirt business? Do you have some great designs you aren’t sure of how you can create and sell custom t-shirts online? After the boom that this type of business has created, many people are trying to earn extra income by selling t-shirts and other artwork online.

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Underminer Studios is Hosting ATXRHACK, an Immersive Technology Hackathon in Austin

SiliconHills

Underminer Studios, an Austin-based startup focused on Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality applications, is hosting ATXRHACK, an immersive technology hackathon at WalMart’s Technology center downtown.

Four Skills You Need To Be Effective In Today’s Gig Economy

YoungUpstarts

The days of outsourcing your professional development and financial stability to an employer are quickly coming to a close. With constant downsizing, mergers, and business pivots, today’s workers must be able to create a stable income.

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How Behavioral Underwriting Effects Your Credit

The Startup Magazine

The process of underwriting refers to when lenders decide whether an applicant is eligible for a loan, a credit card or a mortgage. Eligibility is measured in a variety of ways.

Oracle Startup Cloud Accelerator to be Based at Capital Factory

SiliconHills

In February, Oracle announced it planned to launch its Oracle Startup Cloud Accelerator program in Austin. On Friday, J.D. Weinstein, the new head of the Oracle Startup Ecosystem in Austin, provided details on the program including that it will be based at Capital Factory downtown.

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How Comparison Sites Can Maximise Profits

The Startup Magazine

No one can deny that there is a huge demand for price comparison sites in the country, with an estimated 11 million people in the UK using these services in order to both save time and money, meaning that the industry is now estimated to be worth an astonishing £1 billion. Source: Pixabay.

How Great Leaders Build And Maintain Trust

YFS Magazine

Bottom line, are you seen as trustworthy? And how do you talk about trust without everyone getting bent out of shape? Here are a few ideas. Lead company culture leadership workplace development

Twitter Link Roundup #338 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

crowdSPRING Blog

According to a recent Pew Research study , in a field of 72 countries, American 15-year-olds placed 39th in math scores. You don’t have to be great at math to know those numbers are not good. Math anxiety is a real issue – and a contagious one.

When The Profile Gets Ahead Of The Proof

Haystack

I heard this line this past week, and it’s been like a catchy lyric playing over and over again inside my head: “ Their profile is ahead of their proof.” ” Written another way, when Profile > Proof. It could apply to a company, a startup, a venture fund, and of course, an individual. And it reminded me the profile of any of these entities can be built up, pumped up, and broadcast widely for not much money or effort.

Voice Search: What Small Business Owner’s and Marketers Need to Know

Duct Tape Marketing

Voice Search: What Small Business Owner’s and Marketers Need to Know written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Marketing Podcast with John Jantsch About Voice Search. An increasing number of people are turning to search devices, but not necessarily search engines per se.

SXSW 2019: 25 PanelPicker Tips in 25 Days

Austin Startup

The Forrest Four-Cast: June 22, 2018 The long march to March officially begins on Monday, June 25 with the opening of the application process for the 2019 SXSW PanelPicker interface. This application process remains open through the end of the day on Friday, July 20.

Twitter Link Roundup #338 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

crowdSPRING Blog

According to a recent Pew Research study , in a field of 72 countries, American 15-year-olds placed 39th in math scores. You don’t have to be great at math to know those numbers are not good. Math anxiety is a real issue – and a contagious one.

How Coworking helped me to be more productive

Austin Startup

{Article originally posted here by Guest Author.} At the end of 2016 I quit my stable customer service job to start a business of my own. I realized that working for someone else wasn’t my thing, and I recognized that I needed to make a big change.

Testing the Google Pixelbook

Jeff Hilimire

What percentage of your time on a computer is spent in the browser? For me, that number is about 95%. Email, calendar, dashboards, blogging, research…all of this is done through a browser. And not just any browser, but Google Chrome. Due to that, and the fact that I have a Pixel phone, I decided to give Google’s new Pixelbook laptop a try. It’s a Chromebook, which means it only has a browser and it can run Android apps (which for me include Evernote and Slack.).

Tips for Staying Productive When Working From Home

Austin Startup

{Article originally posted here by Kelsie Cox.} Working from “home”?—?it’s it’s the dream, right? Wake up whenever. Work from wherever. Make your schedule and then mix it all up, if that’s what you feel like doing. You’re in control.

From Idea to Reality : How I decided to open a Coworking Space

Austin Startup

{Article originally posted here by Kay Dee.} My goal has always been to work from home. But little did I know, it’s not as great as it sounds! It certainly has perks, don’t get me wrong. What many don’t realize is the extent that you’re alone, all the time.