Mon.Nov 04, 2019

6 Steps To Move From Inspiration To Business Reality

Startup Professionals Musings

As a new business advisor and occasional investor, I get approached regularly by people who have a dream or a new business idea, and are looking for support and money to make it a reality.

How To Quiet The Ego And Lead With Humility


by Quint Studer, author of “ The Busy Leader’s Handbook: How To Lead People and Places That Thrive “ Great leadership is not always about being “right.” ” In fact, it rarely is.

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Building Something vs. Proving Something

View from Seed

One of the biggest rookie mistakes I see among founders pursuing seed rounds is that they’ve spent too much time building something vs. proving something. Increasingly, seed rounds occur after some sort of pre-seed or at least some period of bootstrapping. During this time, the founding team has probably invested at least some money and a lot of time and energy in moving their company from a concept to something with a bit more meat.

Tips For Starting A Small Business


Anyone can become an excellent entrepreneur, there are no limits. You do not even necessarily have to own a college degree, a fortune, or even previous business experience in order to start something that can become a huge success.

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.

What is Public Relations, and Why Do You Need It, Anyway?

Rembrandt Communications

PR Can Give You a Huge, Competitive Advantage! Many people think “PR” means press release, but it is much more than that. It relates to everything that goes on with public relations. This includes all of the communications you have with all of your internal and external customers.

A Guide To Project Management Courses


To an entrepreneur or small business owner, achieving a project management certification may seem unnecessary. What’s the point of being certified? Why not just fly by the seat of your pants? After all, business is all about innovation and ideas, surely you can make it up as you go along? Well….

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Make Money While You Sleep


If you can make money while you sleep, there’s no limit to the financial success you can achieve. As the ultimate form of passive income, it can be a lucrative second income or your main source of revenue. . If making money while you sleep seems too good to be true, read on.

3 Qualities To Look For In A High-Performance Business Mentor

YFS Magazine

Make sure your mentor can deliver and has truly mastered their craft to a point where they can help you on your road to success. Lead business mentor mentorship personal development

How Can Arriving In A Limo Help Make A Good Impression For Your Business


There’s no other better way to make a grand entrance than to arrive in a limousine.

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Monday Motivation: CHOOSE TO BE GREAT – Motivational Video


This motivational video is to help CEOs, entrepreneurs and business owners start the week off on the right foot. Nature and nurture are important to achieve your goals. Successful people take on the challenges. Great people choose to become and want to become. Make a decision to make a difference.

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5 Best Tracking Apps For iPhone


Apple has for a while acclaimed iPhone to be the safest smartphone available. That was true until some firms started developing ways of hacking iPhones. It is impressive how things have changed. Today, there are multiple tracking apps developed to track iPhones.

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When Do You Need Worker’s Compensation Lawyer?

The Startup Magazine

Workplace injuries are common these days. You need to understand the claims process from start to end if you face such a situation. The workers’ compensation system is essentially an administrative process that every employer must have a place.

Why Power Backup Is A Must For Commercial Buildings


When it comes to running a business, it’s always important to have a plan in hand. Whether it is about how you intend to run the business (a business plan) or what your contingency plan, like should there be an unexpected interruption that can hinder your business.

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5 Corporate Travel Best Practices For Entrepreneurs

The Startup Magazine

New businesses attend events in order to make connections and grow their brands. Since those events require corporate travel, startups need to implement business travel strategies as soon as possible.

Easy Tips To Make Your Office More Appealing To Millennials 


Recently, Millennials have become the most numerous population in the active working field, surpassing Baby Boomers. However, with more youngsters fighting for their financial independence come new struggles for employers.

Don Valentine, Sequoia Capital Founder, Dies at 87

Tim Keane

Don Valentine is a Silicon Valley legend. Not only was he an innovative investor, he also had the foresight to jump when others hesitated and to understand early on how to coach and encourage young entrepreneurs. The Wall Street Journal

3 Healthcare Technologies Vital For Today’s Overburdened Medical Providers


If there is one thing common in the world of healthcare, it would be the extreme shortage of medical providers across the board. From local GPs to specialists in literally every field of medicine, there are simply not sufficient numbers of providers to meet today’s needs.

What Makes a Great Leader?

Mike Michalowicz

What makes a great leader? Not the sunglasses, but nice try!). I was on my way to a Keller Williams event and I started to think about leadership. For example, Gary Keller is very strong, authoritative leader, but so are those in his leadership team. You see where this is going, right?

How To Build A Brand Strategy From Scratch


A brand strategy is a long-term plan that will help you to develop a successful brand and achieve a set of clearly outlined goals or objectives.

How to Change Jobs

This is going to be BIG.

If you’re an great engineering manager in a startup city, changing jobs into a similar role is pretty easy. For most people, though, things are a little more difficult. Not everyone has the most sought after position and many work in a job where figuring out what skill set you have to offer isn’t so cut and dry.

Review on Small Business Trends – The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur

Duct Tape Marketing

Review on Small Business Trends – The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Small Business Trends reviews John Jantsch’s latest book, The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur. John Jantsch is known in marketing circles as a leading expert on small business marketing. He’s written five books on the topic, but his latest book, released October 22, 2019, is a far cry from his previous how-to marketing titles.