Sat.Dec 15, 2018 - Fri.Dec 21, 2018

Should I license my IP, sell a royalty stream, or just produce products?

Berkonomics

This week we contacted royalty licensing expert, the well-respected Arthur Lipper, asking the magic question. Why are you so strongly sold on royalty licensing as the most effective way to finance a tech-based early stage company?

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Public Liability Insurance VS General Liability: A Comparison Of Scope And Limitations

Women Entrepreneurs Can

If you are unfamiliar with the term, you may be wondering what the term liability coverage actually means. In a nutshell, it’s a special type of business insurance with the means to encompass all of the holder’s accountabilities, as well as incidents.

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Reasons Not To Make Decisions Today On Gut Instincts

Startup Professionals Musings

I still know some entrepreneurs who boast of simply following their gut instincts, rather than listen to anyone or any data, to make strategic decisions. We’ve all worked with autocratic leaders in large companies who seem to thrive in this mode.

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How do you apply Lean to Digital Health and Life Sciences?

Steve Blank

Five years ago we brought evidence-based entrepreneurship to Life Sciences – teaching the first Lean Lean Launchpad class at UCSF, then the NIH and Imperial College. But it’s been awhile since I was in a room made up entirely of Life Science entrepreneurs.

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The Right People Are Key To Your Journey

YoungUpstarts

by Stephanie Moore , author of “ The Gifted Journey: Five Transformative Steps to Uncovering Your Unique Path “ My first job out of college was working for a phone company selling residential phones. My first week on the job was spent in sales training. I’ll never forget the instructor.

Ramping Up For A March 2019 Marathon

Feld Thoughts

My running is going well so I’ve decided to do the Knoxville Marathon on 3/31/19. I’m putting a running team together for this, so if you are interested in being part of it, the only requirement is that you commit to doing the Knoxville Marathon. If you are interested, email me.

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Don’t Despair While Building A Sustainable Business

Startup Professionals Musings

Entrepreneurs seem more quickly frustrated these days when their “million-dollar idea” doesn’t turn into a sustainable business overnight.

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Creative Thinking – The Most Important Skill For A Successful Startup?

YoungUpstarts

Creative thinking used to be rendered as a soft skill in the past years. Now it has become a feature to focus on. In the world of business and entrepreneurship, we witness a new generation coming to creating their brand.

10 Global Female Entrepreneurs To Watch

YFS Magazine

Here's a look at ten female entrepreneurs that have certainly arrived on the scene. And we'd wager they are here to stay. People Success Profiles female entrepreneurs people women entrepreneurs women in business

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How To Stay Cool, Despite Team Members Who Annoy You

Startup Professionals Musings

In my career in business, I’ve found that the people you work with make all the difference. If everyone works well together, you all feel a sense of job satisfaction.

Founder Interview: RedMane Technology’s Tony Lakier

The Startup Magazine

As part of The Startup Magazine Founder Interview Series , we talked to Mr. Tony Lakier. Tony is the Founder and CEO of RedMane Technology. He has some insights on technology and how to use it to impact the world.

Same Rules Apply: Lessons From The Oil Rig To The C-Suite

YoungUpstarts

by Tom Murry, retired CEO of Calvin Klein. Long before I became the CEO of Calvin Klein, I was a difficult teenager and my stepfather thought I would benefit from working on an oil rig.

How To Stop Stopping Yourself (And Achieve Success)

YFS Magazine

There is an old adage that says, "Excuses are the nails used to build the house of failure." Stopping is a sure way to failure. Lead entrepreneurial mindset leadership personal development

5 Strategies To Overcome The Fears Of A New Venture

Startup Professionals Musings

One of the biggest impediments to starting a new venture is the “ terror barrier ,” as popularized by Bob Proctor, a 75-year-old millionaire and world renowned entrepreneur.

How to Come up with Hundreds of Business Ideas

Up and Running

This article is part of our Business Startup Guide —a curated list of our articles that will get you up and running in no time! It’s also part of our Bplans guide to coming up with a great idea. For some people, coming up with ideas is as easy as spotting chewing gum on the sidewalk.

Advice To Entrepreneurs Looking To Take The First Steps In Business

YoungUpstarts

by Simon Dolan , founder of Dolan Accountancy. On leaving school with virtually no qualifications, some people may well have written me off as someone with little prospects.

5 Tech Tools That Will Help You Grow Your Business

The Startup Magazine

The business world is ever changing; with the invention of the internet, businesses have taken on an entirely new dynamic, and now with emerging technology such as artificial intelligence and virtual & augmented reality, the business world is sure to undergo more changes in the near future.

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Business Complexity Goes Up Dramatically As You Scale

Startup Professionals Musings

Most of the entrepreneurs I advise today are ready to declare success when they get that first surge of traction with a real customer. This is a good sign, but they have no idea that the hard work of scaling the business is still ahead of them.

12 Entrepreneurs List Their Favorite Business Blogs

Hearpreneur

We all have that one business blog that addresses our pain points and motivates us to press on. As an entrepreneur, there’s also need to stay informed about the latest trends in our respective industries where most of this information can be found on business blogs.

The Entrepreneur And Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

YoungUpstarts

“Ideas are easy. Implementation is hard.” – Guy Kawasaki, Alltop Co-Founder and Entrepreneur. As an entrepreneur , are you looking at ways to effectively manage your customer relations, finances, budgets, stock levels, and emails?

4 Reasons Penny Stocks Are Good for Beginners

The Startup Magazine

It’s important to do research if you’re thinking about entering into the stock trading industry as a trader. As soon as you start doing your research, you’re probably going to notice that the number one suggestion is to begin with penny stock trading.

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How To Choose A WordPress Theme For Your Business Website

YFS Magazine

There are thousands of WordPress themes on the market today. Here are 6 quick and dirty tips that’ll help you pick the right one for your website. Grow Technology company website technology web design web development wordpress wordpress themes

Hypergiant Space Age Solutions Acquires Black Pixel

SiliconHills

Hypergiant Space Age Solutions announced Tuesday that it has acquired Seattle-based Black Pixel. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

9 Social Media Tips To Boost Small Business Brands

YoungUpstarts

by Aditya Narula, head of customer success at Kabbage. Establishing a strong social media presence can mean big business for your small business. But if you don’t have dedicated resources to devote to it, or you don’t have much time to spare, you might find it tough to gain traction.

Ninja Moves from a Secret Marketing Entrepreneur

The Startup Magazine

The Economy May Stall: Why That’s Good News. 2019 is around the corner and the economy is showing signs of stalling. For small businesses, this is actually great news, as it opens the door to capturing market share from larger, less nimble competitors.

How Much Does It Cost To Start A Home-Based Business?

YFS Magazine

How much money does it cost to start a home-based business? While startup costs vary on an industry basis, here's a look at what to expect. Finance Grow Plan business finance money starting a business startup costs

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25 Hot Austin Startups to Watch in 2019

SiliconHills

This year, three of the startups featured in our 2018 Austin Tech Calendar were acquired by larger companies. H-E-B bought Favor for an undisclosed price. Go Daddy bought Mainstreet Hub for an undisclosed price. And News Corp. bought Opcity for $210 million. Now, Silicon Hills News has highlighted 25 startups we think will make some […]. The post 25 Hot Austin Startups to Watch in 2019 appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

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Have a Diverse Workforce? You’ll Need It To Compete.

YoungUpstarts

by Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks , president and CEO of Earth Friendly Products. demographics have changed incredibly over the past two generations.

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Common Problems Facing Startup Businesses

The Startup Magazine

It takes a special talent to own and/or operate a successful startup. In light of the many risks associated with business ownership, helming a profitable startup is a solid indicator of intelligence, financial savvy and business acumen.

How Blockchain Will Transform The App Economy

YFS Magazine

Developers could radically transform the mobile economy as we know it, by creating meaningful value for mobile users through blockchain technologies. Grow Technology blockchain mobile app design mobile app development mobile apps technology

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Ten Books for Entrepreneurs Recommended by Austin Entrepreneurs

SiliconHills

By LAURA LOREK Publisher of Silicon Hills News In two seasons of the Ideas to Invoices podcast, Silicon Hills News has interviewed dozens of highly successful Austin entrepreneurs and many of them recommended books on their podcasts.

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Six Tips For Startups Outside Of Traditional VC Hubs

YoungUpstarts

by Chris Sloan of Baker Donelson. For m­any years, conventional wisdom held that a promising startup needed to be located in a traditional venture capital hub like Silicon Valley, San Francisco or New York to be successful.

Entrepreneur Estate Planning Questions Answered

The Startup Magazine

Business owners put so much effort into ensuring that their businesses grow from a small startup to a successful venture. However, when an entrepreneur passes on, most successful businesses will gradually start deteriorating.

Buying a Business

Up and Running

There are some benefits to buying an existing business if you’re not as interested in starting from scratch.

Hitch Aims to Make Hitchhiking a Ride in Texas Safe and Seamless

SiliconHills

Hitch can hook riders up with a ride from Austin to Houston without ever putting a thumb in the air and no need to stand beside the road. The Austin-based startup wants to make hitching a ride from Austin to Houston easy and seamless and next year, it plans to expand to other cities. The […].

Basic Needs Lead To Positive Marketing

YoungUpstarts

Like it or not the perfect classification of marketing is indeed simply people-pleasing. While this may seem to be an obvious statement to some, it ushers in deeper ramifications.

Technology Is Still Essential To Non-Tech Startups

The Startup Magazine

Competition is high in a technology-based society today. We hear about the many startups that are technology-based, but what about the startups that are not tech-based?