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8 Keys To Maximizing Your Confidence and Self-Esteem

Startup Professionals Musings

Confidence and self-esteem are critical to your success as an entrepreneur, or any business role. As a mentor, I’m regularly frustrated by people who try to cover their lack of confidence with ego and arrogance , rather than working on the base issue.

The Class That Changed the Way Entrepreneurship is Taught

Steve Blank

This article first appeared in Poets and Quants. Revolutions start by overturning the status quo. By the end of the 20th century, case studies and business plans had reached an evolutionary dead-end for entrepreneurs. Here’s why and what we did about it.

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Putting People First Can Help You Discover What’s Possible


Ross Morel, CEO of Frogslayer - a custom software development and digital innovation firm - shares his experience of building his company around people. The post Putting People First Can Help You Discover What’s Possible appeared first on Young Upstarts.

Analyst Cam: Zoho's new Business Intelligence platform

deal architect

When they held ZohoDay in February, Zoho had briefed me in detail on their BI roadmap. I had given them some feedback. So did several other analysts during the day. They took that input and managed to work through the. Analyst Cam Analytics, Big Data

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.

6 Obligations That Come With Startup External Funding

Startup Professionals Musings

As an angel investor to startups, I’m still surprised to find entrepreneurs who expect investors to give them money, and assume no strings attached. Would you do that if it was your money?

Seven Timeless Tips for Connecting and Building Relationships at Conferences


An important part of honing our skills as business professionals is becoming better at meeting new people and building real relationships. The more we invest in practicing engaging with others effectively — the more natural our ability to build relationships, becomes.

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Vertical Velocity

deal architect

While there is a lot of noise about "Industry Clouds", I have been encouraged to see specifics in the form of new product launches and M&A/ownership changes in the last few weeks. They promise to bring a lot more industry. Cloud Computing, SaaS Vertical Markets (Banking, Retail etc

6 Keys To Getting Beyond Basic Incremental Innovation

Startup Professionals Musings

One of the business ironies that many entrepreneurs have learned the hard way in the past is that ideas which are truly disruptive carry the highest risk of failure, take the longest to gain traction, and thus are the least likely to get external funding.

How to get your mobile app discovered in 2021

VC Cafe

The iOS app store officially launched on July 10 2008 with 500 apps. Almost overnight, a huge new industry was created around mobile.

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6 Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Have On Their Resumes


Entrepreneurs are a diverse bunch but some abilities are universal despite the sector or personality. Discover the 6 key skills every founder needs now. The post 6 Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Have On Their Resumes appeared first on Young Upstarts.

5 Tips For A Post-Pandemic Business Model

The Startup Magazine

The pandemic forced many businesses to dramatically alter their businesses. From embracing remote work and its enabling technologies such as cloud-based software, to learning how to host virtual events, businesses across the economy were forced to adopt new technologies and adapt to novel conditions.

7 Strategies To Prepare For The Next Customer Change

Startup Professionals Musings

If you think your business has weathered the storm, think again. In addition to obvious economic challenges, the emerging generation of customers is determined to radically change the rules for customer engagement.

Help me celebrate International Firgun Day 2021 (July 17)

VC Cafe

Tomorrow, July 17, is International Firgun day ( #internationalfirgunday ).

5 Reasons You May Start Losing Your People In The Coming Months


As a leader it’s imperative to understand why employees choose to leave. Leon Goren of PEO Leadership shares 5 reasons why you may start losing your people in the coming months. The post 5 Reasons You May Start Losing Your People In The Coming Months appeared first on Young Upstarts.

Tips to Learning the Latest About Canadian Real Estate

The Startup Magazine

Are you interested in investing in real estate in Canada? If the answer is yes, you must have access to information that is reliable from reputable and trustworthy sources. This knowledge will help you make informed and strategic decisions concerning real estate.

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8 Ways Entrepreneurs Keep Ahead Of Business Change

Startup Professionals Musings

Sometimes entrepreneurs are so focused on making change happen for customers that they forget that continually changing themselves and their company is equally important.

How to Build a Messaging Strategy that Grabs Your Customer’s Attention


A solid messaging strategy ensures you grab your target audience’s attention and build interest in what you’re selling. But there’s no one-size-fits-all approach. It should be informed by your market, competitor, and user research, and optimized through feedback and testing.

Easy Steps To Build A Strong Employer Brand


Building your employer brand is the best thing you can do for your business. It fetches the best talent that brings a competitive advantage to your company. The post Easy Steps To Build A Strong Employer Brand appeared first on Young Upstarts. Others attracting talent branding business advice hirin

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6 Reasons To Set Up A Virtual B2B Event For Your Clients

The Startup Magazine

Virtual events have not always been as essential as they currently are, but many businesses already reaped the benefits of online conferencing long before it started to become the norm.

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Monday Motivation: Be Bold, Be BETTER! – 5 Minute Motivation


This motivational video is to help CEOs, entrepreneurs and business owners start the week off inspired to become great. Here are some takeaways from the video: You're potential is your power. Work harder than you ever have. Time is power. Focus on the task at hand.

5 Tips to Successfully Lead Remote Product Management Teams 

YFS Magazine

While it was previously hard to believe remote product management could be possible or effective, it is increasingly becoming our reality. Lead freelancing hiring freelancers leadership product management remote working

Essential Factors To Consider When Choosing Cryptocurrencies


Investing in cryptocurrency? Keeping track of cryptocurrency news will give you the upper hand when it comes to trading. The post Essential Factors To Consider When Choosing Cryptocurrencies appeared first on Young Upstarts. Others cryptocurrency


4 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Gold

The Startup Magazine

People are increasingly becoming interested in the idea of investing in gold IRAs, and this trend seems to grow in popularity one year after another. Given the fact that you are here, I can tell that the trend has intrigued you as well. So, what are you waiting for? What’s that?

Pledge 1% – Boardroom Allies

VC Adventure

One thing I’m particularly proud of in my career is founding Pledge 1% , an organization that encourages companies to give back to their communities by donating a portion of equity, profit, time, or product to nonprofits in its community.

5 Powerful Fintech Lessons for Every Entrepreneur

YFS Magazine

Financial technology has radically changed how we do business. We now have access to all sorts of invaluable business building applications. Grow Technology fintech recommended technology

David Milberg: A Man of Exceptional And Varied Talent


Beyond garnering great success within the financial world, David Milberg is a multi-talented individual working with numbers and has a robust background in the performing arts. The post David Milberg: A Man of Exceptional And Varied Talent appeared first on Young Upstarts. Others David Milberg


Read This Before Using Home Equity for a Startup

The Startup Magazine

Like many, you’ve dreamed of owning your own business since you could walk–or close to it. The allure of building something greater than yourself, creating jobs, and supporting your local economy calls you.

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Mike’s Likes – Fiction for Entrepreneurs and Life of Pi, by Yann Martel

Mike Michalowicz

?. Business owners, you need an escape. I read Life of Pi, by Yann Martel. And an escape it was. But first, I want to explain why reading fiction is crucial for the development of entrepreneurs and small business owners. . Running a business can be all encompassing at times. OK most times.

5 Tips To Launch Your Legal Services Nonprofit 

YFS Magazine

Legal services nonprofits engage in multiple types of advocacy, and/or engage in both client-oriented and law reform work. Plan legal services nonprofit nonprofit organization recommended starting a business


Leadership For A Post-COVID Workplace


Eileen Fisher and Stanley McChrystal are two leaders who excelled at creating highly engaged and effective organizational cultures during disruptive times. The post Leadership For A Post-COVID Workplace appeared first on Young Upstarts.

10 Tips for Writing Effective Content on Your Business Website

The Startup Magazine

One of the most powerful tools in your business toolbox is your website. But with only seconds to capture your customers’ attention, your content must deliver a stellar performance every time and writing effective content is the key to improving customer engagement.

Basics and Best Practices for Nonprofit Board Governance

Board Effect

Nonprofit board governance serves two very important purposes – fulfilling your nonprofit’s mission and ensuring its sustainability. Separately and together, nonprofit boards and governance play essential roles in the nonprofit sector, and it’s important to note the distinction between them.

The Workplace Culture of the Future

YFS Magazine

Company culture isn’t static: as the world changes, and as attitudes change along with it, cultures need to shift in response. Company Culture Grow company culture workplace development workplace trends

How Bulk Listing Software Can Help Grow Your Online Business


For product-based businesses, listing products on suitable platforms is nothing less than a challenge. Time plays a vital role in the successful accomplishment of this task. You need a long time to list just a few items on platforms that you wouldn’t want to miss out on.

Can Business And Ethics Coexist?

The Startup Magazine

Over the last few years, there has been a rising concern that shareholder primacy has created a divorce between business practices and objectives and the business ethics.

Should Your Business Be Utilizing Influencer Marketing

Duct Tape Marketing

Should Your Business Be Utilizing Influencer Marketing written by Sara Nay read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Agency Spark Podcast with Paul Benigeri. The Agency Spark Podcast, hosted by Sara Nay, is a collection of interviews from thought leaders in the marketing consultancy and agency space.