Wed.May 17, 2017

The Surest Sign You’re Winning is When Goliath Takes a Swing at You

Both Sides of the Table

I’ve been involved with several startups where a giant incumbent attacks you and tries to sue you out of existence. When you first receive the threat it feels like the local pizza shop when they first get a call from the local mafia boss and you can feel the shake-down coming.

5 Ways To Get Beyond Linear Thinking In New Ventures

Startup Professionals Musings

It’s time for more entrepreneurs to reset their focus, and shift their thinking to completely different ways of doing things.

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5 Lessons I’ve Learned Working at CXL


After about two years, today is my very last day doing content and growth at CXL. In celebration of this amazing experience, I want to share the five most important lessons I’ve learned during my time here. Process is everything.

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How to Position Your Business to Be Acquired

Up and Running

A lot of people start their business with dreams of one day potentially selling it or having it acquired. If you are just starting out as an entrepreneur or you have a business idea you want to pursue, you may be wondering why you even need to think about selling your business at this stage.

Breaking into Product Management

The Product Guy

Out of the hundreds of nominations, and amazing finalists, the 7th annual winner of The Best Product Person is … Chris Butler. The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

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Sometimes The Secret Is To Just Show Up & Do Your Job

Hunter Walker

This is definitely the only blog post I’ve written from a Milan airport lounge, returning from my first trip abroad since we started Homebrew. So what got me out of my San Francisco routine?

Make a Great First Impression: The 1 Quality That Matters Most (That Most People Are Afraid to Show)

Inc Startups

Making a great first impression is easy when you make it all about the other person -- not you.


How to Become a Thought Leader

Duct Tape Marketing

How to Become a Thought Leader written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Marketing Podcast with Elizabeth Marshall. Podcast Transcript. Thought leadership – now there’s a term that’s been abused of late.

Tony Robbins: Why School Is Teaching You to Learn All Wrong

Inc Startups

The first twelve years of your education did you no favors


From Toronto to Paris, A Culinary Startup Journey

The Startup Magazine

For all the food lovers out there, who have their taste buds well acquainted with the best ingredients, there is no word called ‘compromise’ in their book when it comes to eating.

8 Content Marketing Entrepreneurs to Follow in 2017

Inc Startups

Need entrepreneurs to inspire you and your content marketing efforts? This list is the top people to follow. Marketing

New Generation Of Young Business Leaders, High Achievers And Entrepreneurs


You may have noticed an influx in very young business leaders lately. This phenomenon isn’t just in the UK either, young professionals around the globe are experiencing early business success.

Do This Simple Exercise Every Day for a Week, and You'll Be Happier for Months (or Years)

Inc Startups

UPenn professor explains how to improve your outlook for the long term.


Mobile App Development Trends To Watch This Year

YFS Magazine

The mobile app industry has grown immensely over the last decade. Mobile app development is undoubtedly one of the most active and expanding sectors. Grow Technology mobile mobile app development mobile apps mobile trends technology

Information Overload? Here Are 5 Ways to Manage Your Inboxes

Inc Startups

Your business is growing and people people want to talk. Great news, right? Not always. Productivity

How To Begin Your Startup’s Marketing Even Before Launch


by Shivankit Arora, founder of Kick-starting a business is a thrilling experience. However it’s important to keep in mind that the “build it and they will come” theory doesn’t ensure much success.

7 Quotes About Perseverance From Famous Entrepreneurs

Inc Startups

Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and Richard Branson explain the drive it takes to truly succeed in business. Icons of Entrepreneurship

Three Innovative Ways To Fund Your Startup


“You need three things to create a successful startup: to start with good people, to make something customers actually want, and to spend as little money as possible.” – Paul Graham. Have you ever considered working for yourself; ergo, opening your own startup?

20 Interview Questions That Will Tell You if Job Candidates Are Highly Motivated

Inc Startups

The questions you choose to ask in an interview is critically important to determine culture fit. Here are 20 to gauge a job candidate's motivation. How to Hire the Best

Using the Foreign Exchange Market to Your Advantage to Grow Sustainable Wealth

The Startup Magazine

It is no secret that many individuals from all walks of life are on rather tenuous ground in reference to their financial position. A growing number of consumers are now being forced to work longer hours simply to make ends meet and on occasion, a second job may even be required.

Avoid Burnout With These 5 Science-Backed Tips to Have a Better Work-Life Balance

Inc Startups

If work is taking over your life, it's time to recalibrate. These tips will help you do that. The Inc.


Why buying land in Koh Samui is a good investment opportunity?

The Startup Magazine

Koh Samui, off the coast of Thailand, is one of the fastest growing islands in the world, it has over time been considered as a tourist attraction center due to its surroundings and how beautiful the place looks.

How a Navy Seal Commander Deals With Failure (and What You Can Learn From It)

Inc Startups

It might be annoying at first, but it turned out to be a good motivator. Driven To Succeed


Transcript of How to Become a Thought Leader

Duct Tape Marketing

Transcript of How to Become a Thought Leader written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Transcript provided by Verbatim Transcription Services. Back to Podcast. Transcript. John: So you think you want to be a thought leader. Everybody’s doing it, can’t be that hard right?

McDonald's Just Made a Huge Announcement--That Will Change Everything You Know About McDonald's

Inc Startups

The fast-food giant is making an unprecedented move it hopes will completely revitalize the customer experience. Innovate

Meet the Industry-Leading Affiliate Network, T DOT UK

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

The payday industry has been steadily growing over the years, attracting countless Affiliates to this niche in pursuit of digital leads. It’s given way to a number of Affiliate Networks, each one hoping to outdo the last in terms of traffic conversions.

Pharrell Williams Just Gave Some Savvy Career Advice. Here It Is in 1 Sentence

Inc Startups

The musician and entrepreneur offered his thoughts to NYU's graduating class on Wednesday. Innovate

Are Your Clients Sucking the Life Out of You?

Mike Michalowicz

Bad clients are bad for business. They can take an inordinate amount of time to service. They can complain about the irrelevant. They may not pay their bills, or at least drag out the payments forever. They can be a huge emotional drain. Or, more often than we care to know, they can be all of the above. One course of action is to fire the bad client. With their termination, so goes the headaches, the exorbitant time, the emotional drain.

I'm Not Going to Respond to Your Networking Email--Here's Why

Inc Startups

If your networking emails are constantly being ignored, you could be making one of these three common mistakes. The Inc.

5 Steps To Be A Problem Solving Entrepreneur


by Michael S. Melfi, author of “ The Simple Secrets of Being an Entrepreneur “. As an entrepreneur there will always be obstacles to overcome, challenges to face and problems to solve. Becoming a pragmatic problem solver is one of the most valuable skill sets an entrepreneur can acquire.

If Employees Trash Your Reputation Online, Science Says Do This.

Inc Startups

There's a right and wrong way to respond to negative employment reviews. HR/Benefits

8 Mobile App Development Pitfalls To Avoid

YFS Magazine

Mobile app development must be a clear and focused endeavor. The goal is to create a flawless application that’ll be loved and shared by thousands of users. Grow Technology mobile app mobile app design mobile app development technology

What I Learned In My 20s That Propelled My Career

Inc Startups

Wisdom from some of the great business and personal development authors of all time that could be for you regardless of your age or generation. Business Books

WATCH: King man's video catches multiple sharks near shoreline; Marine scientist: It's not uncommon

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Cue the “Jaws” music