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Maps for Unity: Location Based Games and Mapbox

Feld Thoughts

This morning’s launch of Maps for Unity brings the full stack of location tools to the world’s most popular game development platform and shows that location and maps are the new building blocks for AR and VR games. We think the maps look amazing and are insanely fast.

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Why You Shouldn’t Be Fooled by Your Own Expertise

Both Sides of the Table

I am wired to discount people who have total assuredness in their point-of-view, have dogmatic positions or use data as a crutch or substitute for logic.

8 Keys To Positive Media Attention For Your Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

Not so long ago, training to meet the press and television reporters was a realm reserved for top business executives only. Now, even the earliest stage startup can rise to visibility or be forever lost by their first media spotlight, so it behooves us all to know the rules early.

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Video Of The Week: My Talk With David Kirkpatrick at Techonomy

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Last wednesday morning, I went to Techonomy NYC and talked with my friend David Kirkpatrick for about 30mins. That conversation is below. There is one gross misrepresentation in the talk. David and I were talking about my efforts to ignore Trump and I said that the Gotham Gal spends “two to three hours a day on that stuff” which is not anywhere close to accurate.

Google's CEO Doesn't Use Bullet Points, And Neither Should You

Inc Startups

How Google CEO Sundar Pichai delivers simple, engaging presentations.


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Enterprise Cross-currents observations from this years event season

deal architect

Over the last few weeks I have had a chance to listen to Oracle, Workday, Microsoft, NetSuite, Plex, SAP, Salesforce at conferences or their analyst summits. Here are some common threads: a) We have entered the era of intelligent and. Cloud Computing, SaaS Enterprise Software (IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP) Industry Commentary

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8 Ways to Earn Full-Time Income From Your Hobby

Inc Startups

Here are 8 ways to turn a hobby into a six-figure income that will make you feel great at the same time. Personal Finance: Spread the Wealth

7 Key Strategies Will Assure Company Sustainability

Startup Professionals Musings

As a new business advisor, I am no longer surprised that every new entrepreneur believes the hard part is creating the first product and the business. Perhaps luckily, they have no idea that scaling the business and maintaining vitality as a mature business is even harder.

Opcity and Yodle Co-Founder Ben Rubenstein Recounts his Entrepreneurial Journey on Ideas to Invoices


By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter with Silicon Hills News At a funding pitch to a venture capitalist, Ben Rubenstein, co-founder of Yodle sketched out a business plan on a napkin. He showed the potential investor how Yodle was going to raise millions to capture the small to medium sized business market as customers for […] The post Opcity and Yodle Co-Founder Ben Rubenstein Recounts his Entrepreneurial Journey on Ideas to Invoices appeared first on SiliconHills.


SapphireNowis SAP poised to lead the industry again?

deal architect

I went to SapphireNow in Orlando last week. I am getting requests to write an update to SAP Nation. There is plenty I could write about – how thousands of SAP customers are trying out one or more of the. Analytics, Big Data Cloud Computing, SaaS Enterprise Software (IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP) SAP Nation Book Silicon Collar Vertical Markets (Banking, Retail etc

It's Never too Late to Start a new Career

Inc Startups

Whether there's something that you've always wanted to do or you just got a great idea this morning, the time to try something new is now. Nothing is stopping you but you.


10 Qualities That Will Make You An Entrepreneur Idol

Startup Professionals Musings

To be successful as an entrepreneur, you don’t have to be a fabulous person, but it helps. Some people, and some entrepreneurs, have that something extra that you can’t quite put your finger on, like Ryan Seacrest is searching for on American Idol.


Suggestions For Efficient Small Business Operations

The Startup Magazine

When building a startup’s operations, some things may seem inconsequential, but they can be the difference between your business making it past the five year mark, or sinking beneath the bankruptcy seas. You’ve got to have the right attitude going in. First, you’re likely going to be in debt.

Users vs. Thought Leaders

The Product Guy

In a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , Jordan Bergtraum, lead a conversation around “Users v. Thought Leaders”. 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.

How Facebook Employee No. 30 Turned Being Fired 11 Years Ago Into 2 Multimillion-Dollar Web Businesses of His Own

Inc Startups

He lost out on millions. Here's how he turned his life around and found success. Startup


Have An Idea? How To Find Investors And Make Your Pitch


by Tara Reed, CEO of Getting your startup started is no easy task. It takes a lot of research and development, not to mention an endless amount of time to make an iota of growth.

One big reason why I’m an entrepreneur

Jeff Hilimire

In the above video, Warren Buffet (who I’ve written about a few times on this blog recently, love the guy) talks about loving his job because he gets to work with people that he enjoys. If he doesn’t like someone, he just doesn’t work with them.

How to identify the gaps in your own leadership style

The Next Web

A leader’s strengths and weaknesses directly inform how they guide others to thrive at work. The good always comes with the bad, as every leader has flaws that correlate with the skills that have led them to succeed in their career.

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There's A New, Lunatic Hipster Way Of Serving Coffee (Here's Why Starbucks Might Put In On The Menu)

Inc Startups

Was this necessary? Of course not. Marketing

The Easiest, Most Unconventional Way To Start Your Own Business


by Shirin Anne Wan, Head of Customer Care for QuickBooks Asia Pacific. The gig economy continues to boom, and it might be a smart, unexpected way for entrepreneurs to launch their small businesses. Many people have dreamt of starting their own small business and striking out on their own.


Customer Data Platforms: The Next Big Shift in SaaS Marketing Stacks?


I’m sure you consider yourself data-driven. You make decisions based on data. Problem is, most companies aren’t using their data to the capacity they could be. It’s almost a universal problem, and it means you’re leaving money on the table.

Sometimes, you just have to roll with the punches

Jeff Hilimire

[link]. More and more I believe that rolling with the punches is a key ingredient to a successful business. Things are going to go wrong. Mistakes will be made. You’re going to look foolish. If you’re taking chances, its inevitable. Everyone who’s ever built a successful business has stories of epic failures. Likewise, everyone who has tried to build a company but failed has epic failures.


IBM Just Committed Cultural and Creative Suicide

Inc Startups

IBM has told its employees that they can't work from home. The end of "Big Blue" is nigh. Bringing Innovation to Market

3 Reasons Why Localized Marketing Converts Customers

YFS Magazine

If you want to make an impact in your industry, you have to understand how your market behaves on a local level. and how to reach them. Grow Marketing & Sales conversion rates local business local marketing marketing

5 Lessons in Management to Learn from the Security Industry

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

For many years, the security industry lagged behind others as digital security for IT became a priority.


How To Use Social Media To Promote Your App


by Juned Ghanchi, CEO of IndianAppDevelopers. If you have not landed on Earth from a faraway planet, you must be aware of the potential of social media already.


Two Startup Types Were Being Loud And Rude In A Coffee Shop. What This Man Did To Get Revenge On Them Was Brilliant

Inc Startups

They were talking business. Loudly. And then.

N.C. gains $31 million federal grant to fight opioid addiction

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

North Carolina received a two-year, $31 million federal grant toward opioid prevention, treatment and recovery initiatives, the governor’s office said

Tips To Use If You Lock Yourself Out Of Your Home Or Vehicle

The Startup Magazine

Locking yourself out of your business, home or vehicle isn’t fun, but it tends to happen from time to time, but what if you are illegally parked, or in the circumstance where you don’t have a phone?

How To Save On Expenses When Starting A Company


Are you a startup owner with a limited budget? This is the situation a large number of new entrepreneurs find themselves in and it’s the people who find ways to overcome this lack of capital that go on to build efficient, successful businesses.


The 3 Most Dangerous Work Personalities and How to Deal With Them

Inc Startups

UPenn clinical professor of psychiatry Jody Foster explains how to cope with Narcissus, The Venus Flytrap, and The Swindler.


What if Your Marketing Isn’t Working Like it Should?

Duct Tape Marketing

What if Your Marketing Isn’t Working Like it Should? written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Just the other day I was chatting with a small business owner over coffee (something I do a lot.). One of the questions I like to pose when I have these chats is – “What’s your biggest marketing concern right now?”.

FindBroadband launches to get Enterprises up and running with broadband

The Startup Magazine

FindBroadband, a startup aiming to get enterprises up and running with broadband, announced this week the launch of its new service. The company, which was founded by Nick Reese and Duane Anderson, looks to make the process of businesses finding broadband much less painful.

Driving As A Courier Or Delivery Person


Wherever you live, learning to drive is not cheap. From Minneapolis to Duluth, you have to part with a significant amount of cash to finally get your license.