November, 2022

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Book speedwriting?

deal architect

I asked followers on LinkedIn how they would use 4 months of sabbatical credits like I have accumulated over two decades at Deal Architect. I got plenty of suggestions including this from Andre Blumberg, CIO at Hong Kong based CLP. Industry Commentary

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7 Principles For Success As An Owner Or Team Member

Startup Professionals Musings

One of the realities of being an entrepreneur is that you have to keep learning and changing to survive. Everyone on the startup team knows there is no buffer, and no personal isolation from impact based on your job description that can save you.

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The Three Pillars of World-class Corporate Innovation

Steve Blank

My good friend Alexander Osterwalder , the inventor of the business model canvas (one of foundations of the Lean Methodology) has written a playbook (along with his associate partner Tendayi Viki ,) From Innovation Theater to Growth Engine to explain how to build and implement repeatable innovation processes inside a company. .

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No Whining And 6 Other Career Rules For Young Professionals

YoungUpstarts

Being whiny doesn’t warrant respect. What will command respect? Robin Landa shares six professional career rules. The post No Whining And 6 Other Career Rules For Young Professionals appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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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.

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Generative AI will really take off when it moves from playful to useful

VC Cafe

Generative AI will really become magic when it moves from 'playful' to 'useful' – we will use multiple generative AI tools at work in the future, like we use grammarly and canned responses today… AI will become more vertical, and specific per role — Eze Vidra (@ediggs) November 5, 2022. My prediction for 2023.

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5 Types of Loans to Help Investors Grow Their CRE Portfolios

ReadWriteStart

It isn’t difficult to find deals when building your commercial real estate (CRE) portfolio. The tricky part is the funding. CRE is one of the most lucrative portfolios , offering advantages over residential investments, although interest rates can be higher.

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5 Preconditions for Success in Spawning a New Venture

Startup Professionals Musings

After many years in business, working in large companies as well as startups, I’m no longer surprised at why mature and successful companies struggle with introducing innovative new ventures as the market and environment changes.

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Why The Pentagon Can’t Count: It’s Time to Reinvent the Audit

Steve Blank

This article previously appeared in War on the Rocks. In the past, headlines about the Pentagon failing its financial audit again would never have caught my attention.

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What Automation Technology Can Do For Your Finance Department

YoungUpstarts

Implementing automation technology into the finance function offers a business’s finance leader and their team the luxury of focusing more on strategy than on processes and deadlines. The post What Automation Technology Can Do For Your Finance Department appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

Brandanew

In 2023, I would have spent 20 years of my life blogging. Every year, when someone new comes to know that I write, blog, and do these silly things, I get the question: Why do you create? What motivates you to write? Almost always, and more so recently, I tell people, I write because it heals me.

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8 Common Mistakes Small Businesses Make

ReadWriteStart

Growing a small business is no easy feat. Just when you think you have things figured out, something comes along and throws a wrench in your plans. The key to success is anticipating these bumps in the road and planning how to overcome them.

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Analyst Cam: Salesforce Verticals – Manufacturing Cloud

deal architect

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 Achyut Jajoo · SVP and GM, Manufacturing and Automotive presenting an update. Analyst Cam Vertical Markets (Banking, Retail etc

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6 Reasons That Managers Still Add Value In Business

Startup Professionals Musings

As a business consultant with experience in large companies as well as startups, I often hear about dysfunctional management hierarchies, as well as the value provided by exceptional ones.

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The 6th Lean Innovation Educators Summit – Education and Innovation in the Age of Chaos and Disruption

Steve Blank

Join Jerry Engel , Pete Newell , and Steve Weinstein for the sixth edition of the Lean Innovation Educators Summit December 14, 1-4 pm Eastern Time, 10 am-1 pm Pacific Time. Register here.

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7 Tips To Protect Your Startup’s Data

YoungUpstarts

As a startup, protecting your data is critical. Here are some effective tips to keep your startup's data safe and damage-free. The post 7 Tips To Protect Your Startup’s Data appeared first on Young Upstarts. Resources data protection managing data

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Company of One: Is Staying Small the Next Big Thing?

Brandanew

Paul Jarvis does not need my introduction. He’s an internet veteran, but also a thinker whose sustainable business choices are accurately reflected in his book, Company of One. In this season of my life, I’m thinking about paths we pick and what truly matters.

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How to Use Frugal Innovation to Grow Your Startup

ReadWriteStart

As the global economic situation deteriorates amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine and soaring energy costs, many aspiring entrepreneurs might be tempted to give up and wait for better days. But don’t give up! It is true that founding a startup in times of crisis may look more challenging.

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Burning Platform: Manufacturing in 2050

deal architect

In the 82nd episode of Burning Platform, we host Maggie Slowik, and Andrew Burton. Global Industry Directors for Manufacturing at IFS presenting a shortened version of a session they hosted at their Unleashed Event in Miami a few weeks ago. Burning Platform Vertical Markets (Banking, Retail etc

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5 Steps To Locking In The Right New Venture Partner

Startup Professionals Musings

Business partnerships have traditionally been agreements to drive more transactions than either company could do alone.

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Do You Use This 6-Letter Word?

Rembrandt Communications

A Simple Way to Boost Sales This Holiday Season and Beyond! . It’s November, and you are probably gearing up for holiday sales and year-end reports. With this in mind, how do you feel about your success in the past year on both a professional and personal level?

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Simple Workplace Strategies To Improve Teamwork And Effectiveness 

YoungUpstarts

Looking for ways to build your company's teamwork? Here are seven teamwork strategies to aid improve your team. . The post Simple Workplace Strategies To Improve Teamwork And Effectiveness appeared first on Young Upstarts. Others employee motivation teamwork workplace culture workplace productivit

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Desperately Seeking Shah Rukh – A Content Marketing Lesson

Brandanew

It’s coincidental that I’m writing today on Shah Rukh’s birthday. I firmly belong to the fan club and have been enthralled by him for three decades. In the early 2000s, I saw three Shah Rukh films back to back in theaters in Pune because why not?

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Announcing our investment in Peaze, Web3 onboarding simplified

Version One Ventures

Web3 is the future of the Internet, but when it comes to mainstream usability, there’s still a lot of work to be done. Despite all the technical progress made over the years, crypto remains niche relative to the five billion+ monthly active users on the Internet.

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The underappreciated telecom sector

deal architect

I have had several reasons recently to think about the state of our connectivity. In the last month, my wife, my daughter and son have been on separate trips to three continents. They have kept connected, informed and entertained at.

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6 Guides To Get You Started Down The Best Career Path

Startup Professionals Musings

Too many people, young and older, let their career and their lifestyle happen to them, rather than proactively making things happen based on their personal passions, skills, and interests.

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Six Questions to Ask Yourself Before Applying for Small Business Loans

The Startup Magazine

Making your small business a success is going to involve a lot of trials and errors, some which are more devastating for a business than others. One effective tool to keep a small business afloat is to get a small business loan.

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How The Most Successful Entrepreneurs Take The Risk Out Of Risk-Taking  

YoungUpstarts

Most risk is unnecessary for the vast majority of people starting a business. In reality, risk aversion ought to be recognized and defined more widely as an asset. . The post How The Most Successful Entrepreneurs Take The Risk Out Of Risk-Taking appeared first on Young Upstarts.

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10 Best Businesses To Start in 2023

Growthink Blog

If you’re looking for business ideas for 2023, you’ve come to the right place. Creating your own business is a great way to become your own boss and achieve financial independence. And, with the right business idea, you can start generating income from day one.

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Book: Three Laws Lethal

Feld Thoughts

I’m a fan of David Walton and his near-term sci-fi books. In 2015, I read a few of his books, wrote a post titled Awesome Near Term Sci-Fi – David Walton , and promptly forgot about him. Eleven days ago, I got the following email from David. Mr. Feld: Since you’ve enjoyed my books in the past (e.g. Superposition), I’m letting you know I have a new one out. No worries if you’re not interested; just letting you know. Hope all is well with you and yours.

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Analyst Cam: Blink – Empowering Frontline Workers

deal architect

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 Sean Nolan, CEO of Blink, which offers mobile access for frontline workers.

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7 Team Building Principles For Connected Leadership

Startup Professionals Musings

Most startup ideas begin in the mind of an individual, but an idea is not a business. It takes a team, with effective leadership, to build a business. Many aspiring entrepreneurs default to team leadership by domination and control.

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Common Marketing Strategies for Education – Think-12 Advice

The Startup Magazine

Schools, like any other organization, need to engage in marketing efforts. How else can the institution attract students from all around the world if they don’t advertise its existence? Successful educational organizations spend a lot of money on marketing strategies.

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How Hiring Talent From Abroad Could Help Your Business

YoungUpstarts

Unsure of how hiring a foreign talent can help your business? Here are a few ways hiring talent from abroad can work out for you. The post How Hiring Talent From Abroad Could Help Your Business appeared first on Young Upstarts. Professionalisms global talent hiring talent

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Blogging For Your Small Business: What To Know Before You Start

ReadWriteStart

If you’re a traditional small business owner , chances are you’ve heard of blogs that can help increase online traffic to your website and social media platforms.

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The Foundation of Product

svpg

Recently I wrote an article about some product ops anti-patterns, but several people pointed out to me that I had buried the lede in that article, and that the most important part of that article applied far beyond the relatively minor topic of product ops. So in this article, I’d like to focus on this. The post The Foundation of Product appeared first on Silicon Valley Product Group. Product Teams

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Burning Platform: The state of US Healthcare

deal architect

In the 80th episode of Burning Platform, we host Dr. Geeta Nayyar (“Dr.G”), SVP and Chief Medical Officer at Salesforce Jujhar Singh, EVP & GM, Salesforce Industries recently gave us an update on Salesforce’s health and life sciences cloud from. Burning Platform Vertical Markets (Banking, Retail et

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