Fri.Jun 21, 2019

5 Elements Of Innovation That Are Not Product Related

Startup Professionals Musings

Having a breakthrough idea or technology alone does not assure business success. “ If we build it, they will come ” may have worked as a movie theme for Kevin Costner, but as an investor, I tell entrepreneurs a great solution is not enough.

Technical Writers are Vital for Technology Startups


A technology start-up without a Technical Writer is similar to a new small business without a marketing plan.

Friday Fun-isms: I’ve Seen This Movie Before

View from Seed

NextView Ventures has been around now for nearly a decade, having invested in over eighty seed stage companies along the way. On top of that, all four partners here spent meaningful time at other venture firms previously in our careers. So as a result, collectively we’ve been intimately involved with hundreds of startups and nearly a thousand financings (including follow-ons).

Why Businesses Must Grasp Millennial Thinking Or Face Economic Calamity


by Gui Costin , author of “ Millennials Are Not Aliens: …but they are 80 Million Americans Who Are Changing How We Buy, Sell, Vacation, Invest, and Just About Everything Else “ When it comes to shopping and buying, the Millennial generation appears to play by its own rules.

29/26/23 Anniversary

Feld Thoughts

Amy and I are celebrating our 29/26/23rd anniversary today. It’s the summer solstice, which is a special day for us. 29 years ago we officially started dating. 26 years ago we declared ourselves married (and eloped.). 23 years ago we signed an official piece of paper that was witnessed at the Boulder County Clerk’s Office because it was a pain in the ass to not be officially married.

This Is What Every Leaflet Should Include


When you are looking to market your product or service, you can achieve much with a highly targeted, well-designed leaflet. They are relatively cheap to produce and can quickly reach a broad audience. However, to be successful, a leaflet should include some essential ingredients.

Critical mistakes that can sink your entrepreneurship efforts

Our Own Start-up

Let’s take a closer look at some of the more common pitfalls of entrepreneurship, and how you can overcome them. Entrepreneurship entrepreneur entrepreneurship failed entrepreneurs mistakes entrepreneurs make why entrepreneurs fail

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Samsung and AT&T Open 5G Innovation Zone in Austin


By LAURA LOREK, publisher of Silicon Hills News To see the impact of 5G communications, look no further than the new 5G Innovation Zone which officially opened at Samsung’s Austin campus Friday. The Innovation Zone showcases different applications of 5G technology including health and environmental sensors, automated material handling, industrial Internet of Things, robotics, and […]. The post Samsung and AT&T Open 5G Innovation Zone in Austin appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

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5 Ways Professionals Can Succeed As New Entrepreneurs


Executive Transition Toolkit: Documenting a Successful Executive Search

Board Effect

Chances are your nonprofit board faces an imminent executive transition. Seriously. Anticipation of a mass exodus among nonprofit executives builds as Baby Boomers reach age 65 at a rate of 10,000 per day.

Why is academic writing style important?

Our Own Start-up

Some of the reasons academic writing style is relevant and why you should take it seriously when drafting your paper. Special Feature academic writing style drafting the paper Why is academic writing style important


Part I: When should I go full-time on the startup? A series on things I ask myself as a founder.

Austin Startup

Part I: When should I go full-time on the startup? A series on things I constantly ask myself as a founder. This is a series on things I’ve asked myself constantly as a founder.