Thu.Oct 15, 2020

Technology, Innovation, and Modern War – Class 5 – Chris Brose

Steve Blank

We just held our fifth session of our new national security class Technology, Innovation and Modern War.

Disrupt The Disruption: How Businesses Can Meet COVID-Forced Changes Head On


by Juan Riboldi, president of Ascent Advisor. Businesses continue to navigate the changes that COVID-19 has wrought on the economy, rethinking how they serve customers, searching desperately for ways to cut spending, and trying to make long-term plans while ensuring short-term survival.

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Come Join Us at Foundry Group: Hiring a Head of Network

Feld Thoughts

At Foundry Group, we are hiring a Head of Network. Following is a repost of the overview of the role and why we are adding a Head of Network to our team. If you are interested in applying, please reach out to us at And please help us get the word out!

Things To Consider When Choosing Office Chairs For Your Home Office


With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, more and more people are working from home, which means more and more people are setting up home offices.

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.

Don’t Sleep on Lightning

Version One Ventures

While Ethereum based DeFi has stolen the show for most of 2020 – and rightly so, the amount of innovation and experimentation happening there is insane! – there have also been some major breakthroughs on Bitcoin’s native layer 2 scaling solution, the Lightning Network. I believe that this progress, while less flashy, will ultimately prove equally as important in the long run.

OTC 101

Top 3 Cities To Be Based In As A Tech Entrepreneur


Being a tech entrepreneur can be a difficult task. There are millions of people developing software around the world all looking towards making a name for themself in the game.

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How Coworking Can Benefit Your Startup


The popularity of co-working has risen exponentially in recent years. More and more people are opting to work from home or in a private office space, with startups, freelancers and solopreneurs choosing coworking spaces or a hot desk over other, more permanent workspace options.

16 year old Arushi Agarwal, founder of Unknown16 is providing free virtual education to children in Bihar from New Jersey

Our Own Start-up

Along with this, Arushi also happens to be a UN Climate Action Speaker and activist. She has also launched her first book Project: Hackathon which is available on Amazon.

Best New Project Management Tools For Upstarts


For the successful planning, control, and completion of a project, the project manager must keep track of deadlines, budgets, and work progress. In addition, communication between team members and between team and project manager is essential for success.

Instead of Instagramming his concerns, Siddharth Mandala developed an anti rape chappal, Electroslipper

Our Own Start-up

In 2015, Siddharth started to think of ways to do something that would stop rapes and came up with an anti rape slipper.

Managing The Debt Of Your Small Business


Debt can help your business if used the right way. It can help accelerate growth and capture business where you otherwise wouldn’t be able to. With proper management, you can maximize the potential of your small business with a bit of debt. However, debt can get out of control if you’re not careful.

Serve the world

Mike Michalowicz

For years, I have been thinking about how I could benefit from my business. These days, I realize our businesses are doing more than serving just us – they are serving the world. Chew on that. This is a fundamental shift. It’s not just the gains for you personally.

What Should Business Owners Do If Someone Got Injured On Their Premises?


Slip and fall injuries are a terrifying prospect for a business owner. Of course you don’t want anyone to be injured on your property, but the thought of getting sued and being judged liable for paying money you can’t afford to lose can keep you up at night. A responsible business owner should be aware of how to prevent injuries on their premises and know what to do if the worst happens. Who are you responsible for at your place of business?

Popular Online Marketing Platforms

The Startup Magazine

The ways in which you can market and promote are constantly growing. Finding the way which works for you is vital to gaining and maintaining your business success. These can also depend on how active you want to be within your online marketing campaigns.

Should you include your sweat equity in a business plan?


Investors love it when entrepreneurs draw little or no money from their startups. It extends the cash available for research and other necessary fixed costs and gives the fragile, young company more “runway” to get to breakeven. What are you worth to the business?

The Legal Requirements to Start a Small Business in the UK Explained

Up and Running

Starting a new business is a busy time for an entrepreneur. You’re developing a business plan , getting your financial plan in order, and possibly pitching to investors or seeking funding. One thing that can be overlooked but is incredibly vital, is ensuring all legal obligations are met.

Starting an Online T-Shirt Business Without Inventory

The Startup Magazine

It happens all the time. A person has an idea for a novelty tee shirt or a mug that they are just sure is the next, “I’m not as think as you drunk I am,” and they get several dozen printed.

How to Create Brand Messaging for the New Normal

crowdSPRING Blog

Brand messaging refers to your brand's unique value proposition and voice. Brand messaging makes consumers want to buy your products. Marketing Content Marketing Email Marketing Marketing Strategy Public Relations Small Business Marketing Social Media Marketing

How to Celebrate Boss’s Day When You’re Working Remotely

Women Entrepreneurs Can

Managers might be used to giving gifts to their employees to express their gratitude. But everyone likes to receive gifts and feel appreciated as well. Boss’s Day is a day to show good managers some love! And it’s celebrated on October 16th every year. The holiday’s been around for a while.

Why you must get a coworking space in the city of Melbourne

Our Own Start-up

What sets these coworking spaces apart from the regular office building is the several advantages they offer for independent contractors, small businesses, and other workers.

How to sell ideas

Start Up Blog

A decade ago I got a business lesson I’ll never forget. A vital one for people who trade in ideas, creative output, concepts and the like. At the time, I was working as the head of strategy in a large advertising outfit. We were in a meeting where we got briefed about a new product which we had to launch to the market with a new advertising campaign. During the meeting I came up with a killer advertising idea and copy line.

Important features to look for in earphones

Our Own Start-up

There are thousands of earphones you can purchase that can give the right mix of lows, mids, and highs. Special Feature best earphones for you features of a good earphone features to look for in earphones tiny detail about the earphones. earphones you can purchase


What Should You Know About IT in Small Business Today?

Duct Tape Marketing

What Should You Know About IT in Small Business Today? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Marketing Podcast with Jon Schram. In this episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast , I interview Jon Schram, founder of The Purple Guys Stress Free IT for small business. .

Finding reasons to smile with the NDIS support network

Our Own Start-up

An NDIS provider is a third-party servicing team given the right to act as part of the body that implements and supports those in need. Uncategorized aim of NDIS servicing team benefits of NDIS National Disability Insurance Scheme NDIS NDIS servicing team NDIS support network what is NDIS

I Believe

K9 Ventures

Today was K9 Ventures’ annual meeting. Each year that I do this, I’m amazed at what K9 founders and K9 portfolio companies have accomplished and I’m grateful to the K9 LPs for the ability to do what I do at K9. We’re NOT in normal times.

Investing in exchange traded funds

Our Own Start-up

Exchange-traded funds are often described to be a basket of securities as they consist of a combination of bonds, stocks, and other financial commodities.

David Ebrahimzadeh Discusses Why Now Is The Time For Investors To Get Serious


Today, there is a significant opportunity for investors to enter the market. This is the time for investors to get serious and to decide how much money they can put into the market to make a profit. David Ebrahimzadeh explains why the current economic conditions represent a unique opportunity for investors to take advantage of market movements. Understanding Stock Market Trends in 2020. Surprisingly, the COVID-19 pandemic has had a muted effect on stocks.

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