Wed.Sep 11, 2019

6 Founder Actions That Can Kill A Promising Business

Startup Professionals Musings

In my experience as an advisor to entrepreneurs, business startup founders most often point to a shortage of funds as the primary cause of their startup failure.

Pitch Deck Month: “Is It Working?” (aka the “Traction” Slide)

View from Seed

*This post is part of our “pitch deck” series where we dissect the seed stage pitch deck and discuss the ideal flow for a pitch. You can read the rest of the posts in the series by clicking here *. By now, you’ve described your team and the high level overview of what your company does.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

How To Improve Your LinkedIn Visibility And Engagement

YFS Magazine

Every single week, content in the LinkedIn feed is seen 9 billion times. Still, only a small number of users and posts get enough visibility and engagement. Grow Marketing & Sales linkedin marketing social media social media marketing

How To Build A Customer-First Culture In 4 Steps


by Marie Rosecrans , Senior Vice President of Small and Medium Business Marketing at Salesforce. Small business owners know establishing personal connections with customers is critical for growth.

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.

Webinar Emails: A Start-to-Finish Promotion Process


Webinars can establish a relationship with leads and teach them how your product can improve their lives. Some 75% of marketing and sales leaders say webinars are one of the most effective methods to generate high-quality brand awareness.

Email 115

You’re Probably Doing Retargeting Wrong, Here’s Why.


When it comes to a retargeting strategy, there’s a fine line between helpful and annoying – which side of the line do you fall on? We’ve got some bad news. People are catching on to your marketing tactics.

More Trending

Habits You Should Have To Be More Productive


Productivity in the office is an important thing. It is something we need to maintain and ensure stays rife as we work every day.

The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur Reading: September 11

Duct Tape Marketing

The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur Reading: September 11 written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Marketing Podcast with John Jantsch on The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur – September 11.

The Benefits Of A Master’s Degree: Is It Really Worth It?


As a tiny percentage of the population have obtained master’s degrees, many students find themselves questioning the importance of the qualification.

Salary 141

Managing Director vs. Director: Key Differentiators

Board Effect

Companies develop their leadership structure based on several things, including the company’s size, type of industry, geographical location, regulations and other criteria. The leadership hierarchy should be arranged so that the company has strong direction and accountability.

6 Ways To Make Visitors Stay On Your Website – Improving Bounce Rate


The visitor must stay at the landing page and visit other pages as well. He is more likely to convert if he stays longer. It’s called a ‘bounce’ if the visitor left your website after viewing only one page. We create websites to expand our business to the digital world.

Mobile 170

The Powerful Agency Growth Strategy Your Competitors Don’t Want You To Know

crowdSPRING Blog

Agencies are at an inflection point. Whether you run a marketing, advertising, design, or another type of creative agency, you already know that it’s tough to operate, grow, and keep high margins in your business. Clients are cutting budgets and demanding more innovation and creativity.

How We Designed Lean Startup Conference 2019

Startup Lessons Learned

Guest post by Lean Startup Co. Events Team ? This October marks the 10th anniversary of the Lean Startup Conference. We’ve come a long way over the last decade, but this year we also decided to go back to the fundamentals. This past spring, we used our own techniques to structure and plan a program that truly meets customer needs. Our team was deeply invested in the process and as Hisham Ibrahim , Senior Faculty at Lean Startup Co.

Lean 69

Join me at Alpha Innovation Required conference, Sep. 18-19, NYC

David Teten

I hope you will join me next Wednesday & Thursday in midtown NYC, September 18-19, at the “ Alpha Innovation Required ” summit. Attendance is complimentary and exclusively for senior capital markets professionals exclusively focused on emerging trends and technology companies impacting the asset management industry. Speakers so far include: Wendy Harrington , Nuveen – Head of Nuveen Labs?.

Authors and Innovators Business Ideas Festival

Feld Thoughts

I’m keynoting the Authors and Innovators Business Ideas Festival on 10/24/19 at the UMASS campus in Newton, MA. As a writer, I’m excited to see events like this happening.