July, 2022

Analyst Cam: Buday Thought Leadership Partners

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As we have moved to virtual briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission) as part of my Analyst Cam series. This time it is Bob Buday of Buday Thought Leadership Partners. For over 3 decades, he. Analyst Cam Industry Commentary

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All New Venture Opportunities Come With Unknown Risks

Startup Professionals Musings

Outside of dreams, there is no real business opportunity without risk. Serious entrepreneurs know that, but too many “wannabes” still fall for that elusive get-rich-quick scheme with no risk.

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Upfront Ventures Raises > $650 Million for Startups and Returns > $600 Million to LPs

Both Sides of the Table

Photo by Scott Clark for Upfront Ventures (no, Evan is not standing on a box) Last year marked the 25th anniversary for Upfront Ventures and what a year it was. 2021 saw phenomenal returns for our industry and it topped off more than a decade of unprecedented VC growth.

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What To Look For When Choosing A Trading Platform

YoungUpstarts

Are you a beginner in stock trading? If yes, the first thing to do is to choose a trading platform that best suits your needs. The post What To Look For When Choosing A Trading Platform appeared first on Young Upstarts. Others trading trading platform

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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.

Reboot 2022 Q4 Leadership Bootcamp

Feld Thoughts

Registration is open for the 2022 Q4 Leadership Bootcamp , which is happening in Boulder, Colorado, on Nov 10-13, 2022. Regular readers of this blog know about my long-time (back to 1996) friendship with Reboot co-founder and CEO Jerry Colonna.

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Complete Guide To Advanced Fraud Detection And Prevention

The Startup Magazine

Plenty of businesses around the world are exposed to fraudulent activity on a daily basis. Whether from a criminal intent or a disgruntled employee, fraudsters always seek to steal your money. In fact, it is said that one in four companies will experience some kind of fraud.

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5 Key Steps For Launching A Successful Startup Today

Startup Professionals Musings

Perhaps sparked by the recent pandemic, I’m seeing a new era of the entrepreneur, with startups springing up all around. Based on my own mentoring and investing experience, the best entrepreneurs are pragmatic problem solvers.

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Make the Jump – It’s an Experience of a Lifetime

ReadWriteStart

ReadWrite looks for rare experiences and companies in the tech world that we can recommend for highly motivational encounters. Our team was invited to “ Make the Jump ” at Limitless Flight in SLC, Utah.

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5 Essential Digital Marketing Tools For All Your Business Needs

YoungUpstarts

Looking to be an online expert? Master these different digital marketing tools to become a Swiss army knife in web marketing. The post 5 Essential Digital Marketing Tools For All Your Business Needs appeared first on Young Upstarts. Resources digital marketing marketing Online marketing

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Enjoy A Sales Boost This Summer

Rembrandt Communications

Your New Customers Are Waiting! The summer sun is calling you away from your desk, but that’s no reason to stop pursuing new sales… especially if your numbers aren’t looking so great.

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Female Founder Interview: Amy Wilhelmi, Entrepreneur, Author, and Athlete

The Startup Magazine

As part of our Female Founder series , The Startup Magazine caught up with Amy Wilhelmi.

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Analyst Cam: Reveal Value

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As we have moved to virtual briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission) as part of my Analyst Cam series. This time it is Martin Rowan, Managing Partner of Reveal USA, based in Chicagoland. Their website.

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7 Business Leadership Traits Persuade Customers Today

Startup Professionals Musings

We are living in a new generation of business, where customers drive the experience, and highly engaged employees are required to keep up with customer expectations. Traditional business leadership practices, including autocratic, reactive, and narcissistic, aren’t good enough.

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Top 10 Emerging Marketplaces for Chemical Industry in 2022

ReadWriteStart

There are emerging marketplaces in the chemical industry seeking to increase sales in 2022 by helping both the chemical buyers and sellers to be able to find each other. The Chemical Industry has had a Drastic Change Due to COVID-19. The chemical industry is in significant flux due to Covid 19.

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Essential Digital Marketing Strategies For Startups

YoungUpstarts

Use our strategies to maximize your reach for a fledgling startup! We cover everything from defining your UVP to purchasing a Gmail extension for mass emails. The post Essential Digital Marketing Strategies For Startups appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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3 Reasons for Startups and VCs to Stay Optimistic, despite the market

VC Cafe

If you’re looking for doom and gloom, it’s enough to open any newspaper or tech blog to convince yourself the sky is falling and that the ‘good times’ are never coming back. In Israel at least, the trickle of layoffs has become a steady stream.

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Expense Management Tips for Startups

The Startup Magazine

All businesses have expenses and should have mechanisms to help them create budgets and track spending. It is common for startups to focus their expense management efforts only on their overall monthly expenses.

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The New Polymath: The SAP version

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I don’t like to play favorites across my books, but many readers say they really liked my 2010 book, The New Polymath. The book bio read “A Polymath—the Greek word for Renaissance Man—is one who excels in many disciplines. Industry Commentary The New Polymath

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6 Lessons Startups Can Learn From Military Principles

Startup Professionals Musings

You have to be extra tough mentally to start a new business venture.

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How to Find the Perfect Startup Niche

ReadWriteStart

Millions of would-be entrepreneurs dream of the opportunity to launch a successful startup. But before you spend your first dollar or land your first client, you need to find a niche for your business.

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How To Scale A Small Business

YoungUpstarts

It can be difficult to determine when the best time to start scaling is, but there are some signs that tell small business owners when to start thinking about expanding their business. The post How To Scale A Small Business appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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The State of Gaming in 2022

VC Cafe

As pre-seed investors in the world of gaming (both studios and infrastructure) at Remagine Ventures, we stay up to date on the trends and new developments in the world of gaming.

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Find Success and Avoid These Startup Mistakes

The Startup Magazine

There’s no single route to startup success, and if there were a manual that showed you the one true way, it would take fun out of the process. However, there are definitely some roads that you don’t want to go down.

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Analyst Cam: Salesforce Verticals – Health and Life Sciences

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As we have moved to virtual briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission) as part of my Analyst Cam series. This time it is Amit Khanna, SVP and GM, Health and Life Sciences at Salesforce.

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8 Initiatives For Disruptive Change In Your Business

Startup Professionals Musings

Does your business always seem to be trying to catch up with new competitors and changes in the marketplace? One of the things I learned from my years in Silicon Valley is that you must always focus on three steps ahead, as well as on what exists today.

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The Pre-Board Board: How to Create Accountability Before You Give Away a Board Seat

This is going to be BIG.

Typically, investors don’t take a board seat until you raise your first equity round—which means that it could be *years* before you have a real board meeting: A year of nights/weekends work researching, prototyping, and fundraising.

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Brick By Brick – How Store Fronts Can Still Provide Strong Foundations

YoungUpstarts

Jesse Johnson shares a few things luxury retailers and luxury resellers should do to build a strong foundation for their business. The post Brick By Brick – How Store Fronts Can Still Provide Strong Foundations appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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Time To Build

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By now everyone that reads these articles is aware that our industry has entered yet another one of its down cycles. Most of the companies I know of and work with have had at least some level of staff reduction, and have worked to bring down their spend. Some have a sizable war chest because. The post Time To Build appeared first on Silicon Valley Product Group. Product

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Budget Branding Advice Startup Owners Can Rely On

The Startup Magazine

Most startups run on shoestring budgets, and spending big on branding is out of the question. However, it is a critical investment that gives your business an identity in the competitive landscape. You cannot expect to sell unless the audiences recognize your brand and recall your offerings.

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Analyst Cam: IFS Verticals - Manufacturing – Part 2

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As we have moved to virtual briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission) as part of my Analyst Cam series. This is part 2 of the conversation with Maggie Slovic and Andy Burton, Global Directors for.

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5 Keys To Building A Positive Culture In Your Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

Throughout my career in small companies and large, I’ve always been appalled by the number of people who have a negative attitude or complain all the time.

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Take Five – Venture

VC Cafe

Sharing five topics that caught my attention this past week as we all deal with information overload. What’s happening in the venture capital world? The WSJ confirmed what we already know: Q2 venture capital investments declined both in size and in valuation. Declining investment: U.S.

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3 Big Mistakes Companies Making Selling On Amazon

YoungUpstarts

Here are the top 3 mistakes Seneca Hampton sees companies make selling on Amazon. Avoid them if you want to crack the code and succeed selling online. . The post 3 Big Mistakes Companies Making Selling On Amazon appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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Accelerator Spotlight: Poplin

View from Seed

Company: Poplin. Founder: Alexandria DeVito. “We believe Poplin has the potential to create a new category of pre-pregnancy wellness for the millions of hopeful parents that are either struggling with fertility or just want to do whatever they can to ensure a healthy, thriving pregnancy.

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5 Ways Social Media and Companies Like LeadJolt Are Helping Real Estate Agents Generate Lasting Leads

The Startup Magazine

Are you a real estate agent looking for ways to generate more leads? If so, you’re in luck! Companies like LeadJolt , Leadgeeks, and more are here to help. This article will discuss five ways that you can use the power of social media to get more real estate leads. Keep reading to learn more!

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Analyst Cam: IFS Verticals – Manufacturing – Part 1

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As we have moved to virtual briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission) as part of my Analyst Cam series.

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