Sat.Nov 18, 2017 - Fri.Nov 24, 2017

Plex evolves the Analyst Summit

deal architect

I get invited to a number of user conferences. I must admit I often feel I am intruding there on customer time with vendor executives. I much prefer smaller analyst summits and Plex has honed such summits to an art

Making Holograms Real

Feld Thoughts

Looking Glass , a Brooklyn-based company we recently led the Series A investment in, just released HoloPlayer One, the world’s first interactive lightfield development kit. This is a new interface that lets groups of people see and interact with floating 3D scenes without VR or AR headgear.

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5 Ways Venture Capital Is Shaking Up The Tech Startup Landscape In Asia


by Marek Danyluk, managing partner at Space Executive. There is a thin line between success and failure for startups, and that is usually determined by capital. The more capital a startup has, the easier it is to get off the ground and ramp up growth.

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The new global language we’re already writing

Start Up Blog

A global economy ends up with many pieces of global infrastructure. Communications system, social networks, sans-nation-state currencies, political forums, international transport to name a few. We are currently in the middle of the transition to a global language, the written version at least. Something seemingly childish is about to entirely transform the written word: emojis. Before.

RackN’s Rob Hirschfeld Discusses the Importance of Storytelling for Startups on Ideas to Invoices


Rob Hirschfeld is the founder and CEO at RackN, an Austin-based startup which makes software to automate data centers. Hirschfeld has 15 years of experience in the cloud and infrastructure industry. He has served four terms on the OpenStack Foundation Board and previously worked as an executive at Dell. He’s also a serial entrepreneur. On […]. The post RackN’s Rob Hirschfeld Discusses the Importance of Storytelling for Startups on Ideas to Invoices appeared first on SiliconHills.

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Marketing: A Question of "When"

Babbling VC

I'm always been a bit torn about marketing. I've been pretty adamant with startups in the past to not focus too much initially on marketing but asked them to be very aware of needing it down the road.

Good Bad Like Dislike

Feld Thoughts

There’s a magnificent exercise that I like to do for myself on a periodic basis. I’m sure it has a more formal name but I call it “Good Bad Like Dislike.”

3 Hidden Weaknesses That Strangled General Electric

Inc Startups

Jack Welch created a 20th century corporate culture that festered as the world changed around it.


Executive Leadership in Product Management #jobs

The Product Guy

If you are a great product person looking for a great product job, or vice versa, check out our job board. Thousands of employers across all areas of product, from management to design, from digital to physical, are looking to fill positions from our community. Each week we highlight some of the recently posted openings. Check out this week’s newest, below….

The Small Business Guide To Creating A Perfect Logo


by Katie Lunden of crowdspring. Everyone has their own take on what makes a logo perfect. New trends (and fads) in logo design appear every year. Be careful not to fall into the trap of following every new fad.

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Where to Get Legitimate Easy Loans

The Startup Magazine

Making the perfect selection from the large host of lenders currently in operation can be a bit tricky, given that you’ve to consider various factors like the loan repayment period, credibility, the amount extended, and such other aspects of pertinent importance.

How Can You Tell Someone Has True Leadership Skills? This Famous Study Narrows It Down to This 1 Rare Trait

Inc Startups

In 2001, this best-selling management consultant identified one leadership behavior found in the most successful CEOs. Some things just don't change over time.

Monday Motivation: Build the Person You Want to Be


This motivational video is for entrepreneurs, startups and business owners to start the week off on the right foot. We become what we think about. What will be the best habits to have? Say thank you for what’s already yours.

Google’s 70/20/10 Rule for Driving Product Innovation

The Product Guy

In a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , James Alexander, lead a conversation around “Product Innovation @ Google”. We are always looking for more product mentors from all around the world. Signup to be a Mentor Today! View the live stream…. About The Product Mentor.

What I’ve Learned When I Ask For Feedback

Hunter Walker

Something NEW and TRUE. Every time I’ve asked for feedback from those around me in a structured format I’ve received a gift. A learning that was previously unknown to me (NEW) and, even if I want to deny it, 100% correct (TRUE).


The Trump Administration Tightens Rules in Worker Visa Program, Making It Harder for Businesses to Hire Foreign Employees

Inc Startups

The technology industry relies heavily on visa programs focused on highly-skilled applicants, like the H-1B, to employ foreign workers.

Why Nobody is Finding Your Content

Duct Tape Marketing

Why Nobody is Finding Your Content written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Marketing Podcast with Brian Dean. I believe that elements of SEO are now elevated to the strategic level.


10 Principles For New Ventures To Weather The Storm

Startup Professionals Musings

A perfect storm is an expression that describes an event where a rare combination of circumstances aggravates an environment drastically.

How Does Merchant Cash Advance Help Your Business

The Startup Magazine

When you are doing or starting a business, you are often faced with situations where you need a large sum of money but are not able to get it through any means. There is always the financing option of getting a loan from a bank or other such related institutions.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Star Terry Crews' 5-Word Response to Russell Simmons Is a Lesson in Emotional Intelligence

Inc Startups

In a single brilliant (and concise) tweet, actor Terry Crews demonstrated how to fight manipulation and use the power of emotion for good.


Weekend Favs November 18

Duct Tape Marketing

Weekend Favs November 18 written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

10 Keys To Making Mentoring A Win-Win Relationship

Startup Professionals Musings

Every entrepreneur can learn from a mentor, no matter how confident or successful they have been to date. Most people don’t know that billionaire Mark Zuckerberg , for example, gives real credit to the inspiring mentorship of Steve Jobs for Mark’s Facebook success.

How To Improve Your Business Broadband Speeds

The Startup Magazine

Today’s commerce is done online. Having your online operations perform well is a significant step towards securing its lifeline. You need a quick and reliable broadband connection to sustain your online activities.

Want to Make a Difference In Someone's Life? This Takes Less Than 1 Minute, But the Impact Lasts Forever

Inc Startups

It only takes a few minutes, but the impact on another person could last forever.


7 Business Travel Hacks To Keep You Productive And Stress-Free On The Road


by Angela Leavitt, founder of Mojo Marketing. Fall is right around the corner and this an uptick in conferences and events. Add end-of-year planning with remote clients into the mix and you may find yourself on the road more than in the office.


How to Kickstart Your Growth Process


At TelTech , it took our product-marketing organization more than a year to get to something that resembled a true growth team, running high tempo testing. So, if you are struggling to implement the growth hacking methodology, I get it.


How to Boost the Value of Real Estate Investments Using Wooden Furniture

The Startup Magazine

Despite the many advances that we have made in terms of expanding the range of materials we can use to make furniture, there are certain characteristics of wooden furniture that make it unique.

Bill Gates Follows These 4 Rules to Get the Most From His Reading

Inc Startups

The famous entrepreneur-turned-humanitarian recently shared the secrets behind his famous reading habit. Extreme Entrepreneurship

3 Tips To Make Your Business Stand Out The Crowd


Startups, whether you’re a tech company or a small business trying to make it in the service industry, needs to offer something different. I read an interesting article on SaaS startups a while ago stating that branding is essential because dozens of other people are offering the same thing.

How to Claim Position Zero on Google

Duct Tape Marketing

How to Claim Position Zero on Google written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing.


Signs Your Business is Ready For Global Expansion

The Startup Magazine

Creating a successful business is no accident. A lot of hard work and sacrifice will go into taking a business to the next level. If have achieved all of the success you could dream of in your existing market, then global expansion is a great option.

A Man Ordered a Vegetarian Meal On a Flight. He Was Stunned By What He Got

Inc Startups

Edifying? Not quite. Best-Kept Travel Secrets


How To Maximize A Limited Labor Budget With Gig Work


by Trevor Foster , vice president of finance and innovation at Innovative Employee Solutions. Part of leading a small business is doing more with less, and labor costs are no exception.

10 Great Ways To Crush Creativity In Your Business

Startup Professionals Musings

Success in any business these days requires a constant flow of new and innovative solutions, to keep up with changes in the market, competition, and to attract new customers.