Mon.Jun 01, 2020

New Normal: Conversation with Doug Belden of Hillsborough County, FL

deal architect

I have been doing video interviews with a number of CIOs, software executives and practitioners about acrobatics they have been seeing in various vertical sectors during the COVID-19 crisis and the "New normal" they can expect as the economy wakes.

7 Tips For Expediting The Scaling Of Your New Venture

Startup Professionals Musings

The military has long recognized that machine guns are force multipliers for rifles, but businesses have been slow to capitalize on this concept. Sometimes all the planning in the world isn’t enough for business survival, when things change as fast as they do today.

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You are Not Alone

Feld Thoughts

On Wednesday 6/3 at 11am Energize Colorado will be launching our Mental Wellness initiative. While we already have a Mental Health Resource section up on the Energize Colorado , we are starting a weekly webinar series called Wellness Wednesdays.

Effective Ways To Hang On To Your High-Potential Employees


If you thought that the war for talent is slowing down, you’re wrong. Even in industries experiencing modest growth, the war for top-notch talent is showing no signs of letting up. You see, high-potential employees are a crucial part of an organization.

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.

Why Blog?

Rembrandt Communications

Do You Really Need to Have a Blog? You hear all about people posting blogs. Maybe you’ve tried blogging without success? Well, a blog (short for web log) may be the secret tool you need to boost awareness and sales fast… without spending a dime! Why blog?

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Top 3 Ways Your Company Can Attract Employees


If you’re looking to grow your business and attract top talent, you may be looking for some hiring ideas. After all, growth is a sign of a healthy business, and investing in high-quality, capable employees is one of the best investments you can make for your company’s long-term success.

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4 Advantages Of A Virtual Data Room For Your Business


These days you can hardly find any business that uses a physical data room. It is because technology is appreciated by entrepreneurs in various sectors. They aim to keep up with the highly competitive business environment.

The Business of Custom Vending Machines –– Reimagined

YFS Magazine

The vending machine industry is experiencing something of a modernized second wind. Plan custom vending machines recommended vending machine business vending machine industry

How To (Finally) Set Business Goals That You Achieve


by Corey Fradin, Founder of QuickBooost. Running a business is a lot of things. Sometimes, it’s insanely fun. Other times, it’s a slog. But, you already know that. You know all about the ups and downs of operating a business.

Tips for starting a nonprofit

The Startup Magazine

Starting a nonprofit corporation may involve many more steps and costs than starting a for-profit business, but if you are determined to serve your community, it will be most fulfilling. TRUiC is a useful information company that gives you all the free tools to start a business and succeed.

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3 Ways To Benchmark For Startup Success


by Janielle Denier , CEO and founder of Rainfactory Inc. Early stage startups have plenty of challenges, but benchmarking helps pinpoint product-market fit and provide directional data. With such valuable information in hand, upstarts can rapidly and confidently pivot to snag market share. If you’re new to the notion of benchmarking, it involves comparing your company’s metrics to those of your competitors and your industry.

Monday Motivation: 10 Minutes To Start Your Day Best! | REWIRE YOUR MIN


This motivational video is to help CEOs, entrepreneurs and business owners start the week off on the right foot. Here are some takeaways from the video: If you dream big, you better work even harder. Comfort is the enemy of progression. Get outside of yourself.

Two 14 year olds are giving Mumbai the taste of all state delicacies in a box

Our Own Start-up

Two students Jiya Rathi and Anya Kotecha from The Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai say that unique subscription box of snacks will help reconnect with the distinctive tastes and different cultures of various states of India.

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The Power of Big Hairy Audacious Goals

The Startup Magazine

You might have heard of the SMART framework for goal setting, where you define goals that are Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Timebound. It’s a system that served us well for many years, especially while we were growing our start up.

Basic legal compliance that prospective proprietors and entrepreneurs should know before starting a startup

Our Own Start-up

To create an awareness about it, we have come up with some of the legal compliances and regulations so that you can turn your adept ideas into business as startups. Startups Entrepreneurs Startup Legal Legal Compliance Entrepreneurs Legal Compliance Startup startups in india

How to Really Impress Corporate Clients

Women Entrepreneurs Can

When dealing with corporate clients who are important to the sustained success of your business, it’s important to really impress them and deal with them in the right way.


Sorkin and Smith (two very prominent Cornellians)


This morning I read “Dealbook” like I do every morning. Andrew Ross Sorkin at the NYT created Dealbook many years ago. He happens to be a Cornell alum (irrelevant to this post but nice to point out), and still is one of the primary writers of Dealbook. Terrible racist acts have stunned most of us over the last few weeks. Andrew reprinted a memo in Dealbook today that Robert Smith, founder of Vista Equity Partners, wrote to his firm’s employees over the weekend.

How to Create an Unbeatable Business Strategy

Women Entrepreneurs Can

Every journey needs a map. A well-drawn map sets you on the right path and helps you get to your destination as quickly and efficiently as possible. And it is just as relevant to business as it is to the great outdoors.

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Moving Fast, Breaking Things, and the Support of Disruption

This is going to be BIG.

I wrote this in my newsletter this morning: If you're not willing to ask yourself difficult questions, to be asked them, or to ask them of your teams, then this e-mail and, frankly, this "innovation" industry isn't for you.


VC Adventure

I’m not entirely sure where to begin, so let me start with stating what should be obvious: Black Lives Matter. That we can’t seem to agree on this in America is 2020 makes me some kind of mixture of sad, angry, screaming, crying, depressed. But how I feel and what I think isn’t important.