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Startup Stash - Curated resources and tools for startups

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"Disciplined Entrepreneurship" by Bill Aulet (Book Summary) Don’t have time to read? Here’s a quick but comprehensive summary of Bill Aulet’s “Disciplined Entrepreneurship: 24 Steps to a Successful Startup,” released on August 12. Who should read this: First-time and serial entrepreneurs who are looking for a solid product-market fit. Elevator pitch: This 24-step guide to product-market fit is based on a process that Aulet has been refining for years while teaching. Entrepreneurship is chaotic and unpredictable, and hopefully this will bring some method to the madness. Author: Aulet is the managing director of the Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship, which supports entrepreneurship education at MIT. Can one explain schemes to biologists John Tate and I were asked by Nature magazine to write an obituary for Alexander Grothendieck. Now he is a hero of mine, the person that I met most deserving of the adjective "genius". I got to know him when he visited Harvard and John, Shurik (as he was known) and I ran a seminar on "Existence theorems". His devotion to math, his disdain for formality and convention, his openness and what John and others call his naiveté struck a chord with me.

Thinking of Starting a Business? 15 Udemy Courses for the New Entrepreneur Have you got a business idea eating away at you? Do you have even the slightest clue where to start with it? No? Storyboard Eval Page Try a full version of Storyboard Suite Download a free 30 day evaluation of a fully functional version of Storyboard Suite by filling out the information below. An e-mail containing an evaluation key and the product download information will be sent to the address you have provided. Innovation games: An online guide The importance of marketing to the success of a business should never be underestimated. Marketers have a unique position in that they are talking directly to consumers and gaining insights that help create discussion and trail-blaze new solutions that can guide a company’s future. Take for example, the case of Nokia and Apple.

Global Entrepreneurship Development Institute Explore the 2014 GEDIndex interactive map Enterprise is a crucial engine of economic growth. Without enterprise and entrepreneurs, there would be little innovation, little productivity growth, and few new jobs. Tech Toolkit About the Program.... To launch the GEGeek Tech Toolkit Simply point to the GEGeek Toolkit.exe program in the GEGeek_Toolkit Directory once extracted to the root of C Drive. Back to the basics: 10 expert tips for your startup's website A website is a startup's opportunity to distinguish itself from its competitors while also promoting its value and offerings to current and potential customers. An enticing home page with attention-grabbing visuals and a user-friendly interface is sure to boost engagement, but when you're in a rush to launch, crucial components can be easily overlooked. Unfortunately, the cost of ignoring the basics is high when it comes to converting customers.

How to Create Landing Pages That Convert We talk a lot about landing pages these days, but what exactly are they? Broadly, a landing page is any page that visitors can get to or “land” on. When we refer to landing pages in a marketing context, we’re usually talking about standalone pages that are separate from your main website. We use landing pages to further one, specific goal – usually conversion, or getting visitors to take a particular action on the page. Whether you’re already using landing pages or not, taking a good look at how you can optimize pages for conversion is definitely a worthwhile investment.

Marketing Automation: The ROI Reality [Infographic] Through the years, there have always been assertions and assurances that particular marketing campaigns will deliver a return on investment (ROI). This may in some instances be the case, but especially before digital, it was always very difficult to equate. Even in the digital age these assertions continue to proliferate, and in many cases there is no solid evidence made available for these claims, due to the lack of accurate analytical data available.

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