17 Oct, 2014

15 Oct, 2014

Repeat Entrepreneurs Are More Successful
BY Elizabeth MacBride, inc.com


Are entrepreneurs born or made? New research by Stanford Graduate School of Business Professor Kathryn Shaw adds to the evidence on the “made” side of the column.

The research, which examined records of 2.8 million small retailers in Texa…

13 Oct, 2014

The Golden Rule of Startup Capital: Don’t Waste Money
Peter Gasca, entrepreneur.com

Golden rule of business: Increase shareholder value.

Golden rule of investing: Buy low, sell high.

Most entrepreneurs know these golden rules. To a great extent, they are (or should be) obvious and self evident. They are “rules” because they s…

11 Oct, 2014

15 of the best browser extensions to improve your social media marketing
Kevan Lee, thenextweb.com

There are a few actions I perform over and over again as I work through my social media marketing plan. Do you know the feeling? You click on the same few buttons or type in the same URL.

And then, one day, someone shows you a browser extension…

5 Oct, 2014

6 Ways to Get More Press For Your Business
BY Murray Newlands @murraynewlands, inc.com


For an early-stage startup, getting quality PR is fundamental to the growth and success of your business.

Getting press for your business is a great way to get more customers in the door. After all, publications writing about your…

2 Oct, 2014

Entrepreneurs’ Biggest Crowdfunding Mistake: Asking for Money
BY Kimberly Weisul @weisul, inc.com


Indiegogo founder Danae Ringelman talks about diversity, local businesses, and what entrepreneurs are still doing wrong in their crowdfunding campaigns

Danae Ringelmann has seen many sides of the finance world—as a Wall Street analyst…

30 Sep, 2014

How to Get More Likes and Followers on Instagram (according to Science)
Aaron Lee, postplanner.com

Is there a science to getting more Likes on Instagram?According to Dan Zarrella there is! (Dan is a social media scientist at HubSpot)He analyzed 1.5 million photos from half a million Instagram users to determine why some images were more popular…

30 Sep, 2014

Sell Your Internet Business For Millions
Elaine Pofeldt, forbes.com

Not every startup gets acquired for the eye-popping price tags of the mobile app WhatsApp ($19 billion), virtual reality startup Oculus VR ($2 billion) or high-tech thermostat maker Nest Labs ($3.2 billion). But for healthy internet firms, it’s ve…

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