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7 Startup Laws Of Finance That You Dare Not Shortcut

Startup Professionals Musings

Many startups fail before reaching that magic “cash-flow positive” position they have been striving for, despite seemingly reasonable financial projections. A closer analysis often indicates the cause to be a lack of diligence in handling common business finances.

The Analyst Cam: IFS Cloud launch

deal architect

As we have moved to virtual vendor briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission from vendors), as part of my Analyst Cam series. IFS is hosting its Cloud Launch event today and tomorrow. You can register.

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Software Once Led Us to the Precipice of Nuclear War. What Will AI Do?

Steve Blank

A version of this story previously appeared in Defense One. The story of RYAN and Able Archer is an oft-told lesson of a U.S.

The Definitively Terrifying Rules of Serial Entrepreneurship

YFS Magazine

If you’re like me you probably have a pretty enthusiastic outlook on the idea of being an entrepreneur. That’s good. You’re going to need it. Editor Picks Lead business advice editor picks leadership personal development recommended starting a business

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 Fear Of Success Qualms Can Lead To Startup Failure

Startup Professionals Musings

In working with entrepreneurs and other business people over the years, I often hear stories of entrepreneurs who were so close to success, but somehow let it slip through their fingers.

Burning Platform: Global Grand Challenges

deal architect

In the 33rd episode of the series is Jyoti Banerjee, co-founder of North Star Transition. I first met Jyoti a quarter of a century ago and have always known him for focusing on better corporate reporting and finance. He has.

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5 Ways to Empower and Support Women in Business

YFS Magazine

As we celebrate Women's History Month, let's empower more women to start and run their own businesses and scale globally. Lead female entrepreneurs female entrepreneurship leadership recommended women entrepreneurship women in business

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Startups Spawned By Big Companies Have Extra Hurdles

Startup Professionals Musings

“Intrapreneurs” are entrepreneurs inside big companies, who do corporate spin-offs. A spin-off is merely a startup spawned by a mature parent (company), and conventional logic would dictate that it has a survival advantage over the lowly startup.

The Analyst Cam: Optimizely

deal architect

As we have moved to virtual vendor briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short segments (with permission from vendors), as part of my Analyst Cam series. I had a chance to catch up with Alex Atzberger, who I know from. Analyst Cam


How To Choose A Registered Agent For Your Business


A registered agent is your business’s officially designated point of contact to receive critical legal notices, such as lawsuits. Here's how to choose one. The post How To Choose A Registered Agent For Your Business appeared first on Young Upstarts. Professionalisms business advice registered agent

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Goldman Sachs To Invest 10 Billion In ‘One Million Black Women’ Initiative

YFS Magazine

Goldman Sachs unveils a new investment initiative of more than $10 billion to advance racial equity and economic opportunity for black women. Lead female entrepreneurs investing leadership women entrepreneurship women in business

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8 New Venture Smarts That You Can’t Afford To Ignore

Startup Professionals Musings

A while back I received a discouraging note from an entrepreneur with a patent and a medical software application who couldn’t find a dime of investment, and was grousing that seed funding just wasn’t available anymore.

2021 - just like 2020

deal architect

OK, don't freak out. 2021 will hopefully not be as miserable as 2020. However, from a Deal Architect content point of view, 2021 can only look back at 2020 with envy. We initiated or accelerated contributions to 5 series in. Analyst Cam Burning Platform New Normal COVID-19


Fun With Freelancing – 6 Tips For Taking The Stress Out Of Life As A Freelancer


Running your own business isn’t easy, even if you only have yourself to manage. These tips have been designed to help streamline your business processes and take the stress out of life as a freelancer.

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Why There’s No Such Thing as a ‘Startup Within a Big Company’

Hunter Walker

You will never be able to take the brand risks, the legal risks, or the partnerships risks that a true startup can. Noam Bardin of Waze. Photo: Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images.

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10 Mistakes To Avoid When You Want To Sell A Business

Startup Professionals Musings

There comes a time in the life of every business owner when you need to move on to something new, retire, or let your business go to someone with new energy and ideas.

How This 19-Year-Old Became An Expert And Bestselling Author

YFS Magazine

My name is Ali Scarlett, and I believe information is a form of power. Launch recommended writing a book

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How To Get Started In Real Estate Investing


A common goal for those looking to increase their income, particularly their passive income, is to invest in real estate. Here's how to get started. The post How To Get Started In Real Estate Investing appeared first on Young Upstarts. Others investing real estate real estate investing


Helping to Eliminate Racism in America

Feld Thoughts

Last summer, I shifted my personal behavior around racism. I realized that I had spent the previous 20 years providing “passive” support to social justice causes. I decided that I’d spend the next 20 years actively helping to eliminate racism in America.

How to Build Authority and Elevate Your Brand with Press


There’s this misconception that businesses must get to a certain level before they’re ready for press. As if they need to be some big-shot executive or Fortune 500 company before anyone in press looks their way.

A Beginner’s Guide to Alternative Investments

YFS Magazine

Alternative investment assets like collectibles, art, crypto and loans are attracting an increasing number of retail investors. Finance Grow art investing investing investment strategies investors

Introverts And Extroverts Working Together, They’re Better


Extroverts and introverts can work together. The diversity of perspectives contributes to making a company more progressive, innovative, and productive. The post Introverts And Extroverts Working Together, They’re Better appeared first on Young Upstarts.

Texas Startup Manifesto 2.0

Austin Startup

Texas is the most promising technology market in the United States. Now the 9th largest economy in the world, it‘s clear that the rest of the world is waking up to the potential in Texas.

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4 Actionable Tips for Naming Your Next Startup


With a lot of conviction and contemplation, you have stepped into the world of startups. You have undergone the grind of evaluating and reevaluating your startup, chalked out a roadmap, did market research, and came up with prototypes.

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Myndlift CEO Leverages Big Data To Tackle Mental Health

YFS Magazine

Myndlift has made it possible for people to take back control of their minds and get clinical-level care from the comfort of their own homes. Grow Lifestyle Technology big data health and wellness mental health recommended technology

How To Get Finance When You’re Self Employed


It’s a common misconception that being self-employed makes it really hard to get accepted for a loan or finance. However, there are a few ways in which you can increase your chances of getting approved. The post How To Get Finance When You’re Self Employed appeared first on Young Upstarts.

The Power of Scent Marketing

What is ESG Investing? The tricycle of businesses

With this piece, we take a look at the Power of Scent Marketing. The author of this piece is Kunal. Marketing Brand Campaigns Placements//GDPI//Interview Brand Advertisements Marketing concepts

How to launch a business from scratch

Our Own Start-up

Do you have a solid idea for a startup business? If you want to succeed with your new business idea, follow these steps. The post How to launch a business from scratch first appeared on Our Own Startup.

4 Crucial Questions You Must Ask Your Personal Injury Lawyer

The Startup Magazine

Have you suffered injuries in an accident due to some other person’s negligence? Or is any of your loved ones the victim of medical negligence? Then probably, you are on the lookout for a qualified Atlanta personal injury lawyer.

The Benefit Of A Background Check For Employers


A background check is common when most employers are hiring a new employee. The process shows detailed information on an applicant in order to make sure he or she is a reliable and safe hire. The post The Benefit Of A Background Check For Employers appeared first on Young Upstarts.

Integrating Active Directory With Your SaaS Tool Stack


SaaS applications can be deployed in a variety of ways to help grow your business and and build processes at scale. However, even with these tools, identity management, authorization, and user management can still remain a challenge.

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One Year Ago Today

Feld Thoughts

My first full day in isolation was one year ago. My last dinner out was on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, with Mike Platt. I remember driving home that night pondering when I’d be back in the office. On Wednesday, March 11, 2020, I had a full schedule at home, starting at 9 am and ending at 5:45 pm.

Monday Motivation: NEVER FORGET THESE WORDS (Motivational Video)


This motivational video is to help CEOs, entrepreneurs and business owners start the week off on the right foot. Here are some takeaways from the video: Give everything you have to the task you have. Giving it all leads to growth and future success. Show up to the best of your ability.

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Thinking Of “Spring Cleaning” Your Data So You Can Quickly Find What You Need? Try This Instead


Losing time looking for that crucial document or email? You could spend countless hours spring cleaning and reorganizing your data. There's a better way, says Elizabeth Thede of dtSearch. The post Thinking Of “Spring Cleaning” Your Data So You Can Quickly Find What You Need?

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How Austin Made a Name in Tech

Austin Startup

It seems Austin tops a new list every single day: #1 Best Place to Live 2019, according to US News & World Report, #1 Best Job Market in America, according to the Wall Street Journal, and #1 Best Place to Start a Business, according to Inc 5000, just to name a few?—?and

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How to create the perfect work-from-home goodie bag for your staff

The Startup Magazine

If you are looking for ways to thank your staff for all their hard work while working at home, a work from home goodie bag is the perfect solution. Employee gifting is a great way to show your appreciation, and thanking your workers has never been more important than it is now.