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Entrepreneur Startup Advice

Entrepreneur Startup Advice
I usually tell people that everything I learned about being an entrepreneur I learned by F’ing up at my first company. I think the sign of a good entrepreneur is the ability to spot your mistakes, correct quickly and not repeat the mistakes. I made plenty of mistakes. Below are some of the lessons I learned along the way. If there’s a link on a title below I’ve written the post, if not I plan to. The summary of each posting will be here but the full article requires you to follow the links. For now it’s mostly an outline for me to follow (in no particular order). Disclaimer: I ran two SaaS software companies. 1. 2. You also need to consider founder scenarios, ownership, prenuptials and stock options. Learning to work with lawyers. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42.

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Top 100 YouTube Business Videos YouTube is filled with inspirational videos of all types, including those created by businesses or individuals looking to inspire others to succeed. Let’s look at 100 of the most inspiring business videos ever placed on this site. Great Inspirational Tips for Business Success Take a look at these cool business inspiration clips. 1. 9 Steps to Achieve Any Goal – Isn’t it great to know that you can make your business and personal dreams come true in nine steps?

10 Mind-Blowing Theories That Will Change Your Perception of the World Reality is not as obvious and simple as we like to think. Some of the things that we accept as true at face value are notoriously wrong. Scientists and philosophers have made every effort to change our common perceptions of it. The 10 examples below will show you what I mean. 1. Cadbury Dairy Milk's campaign journey ET Bureau Oct 27, 2010, 12.33am IST A quick look at how a brand story unfolds through its campaigns then and now. This week, it's Cadbury Dairy Milk's campaign journey that is in the spotlight. 1994 - Cadbury Dairy Milk's The Real Taste of Life.

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Top 25 Books for Entrepreneurs Sign up for free below and get the following: Inside access to our Money Dominating Toolkit Exclusive 2 chapters from my best-selling book Advice on how to build real wealth Join the GF¢ community Now! Five Meaningful Methods of Meditation In my last article, A Layman’s Guide to Mindful Meditation, we discussed the “why” of meditation. In this article we will discuss the “how.” There’s a myriad of methods for meditation. Some are easy and some are difficult.

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End of an era: Philips sells off consumer electronics division Philips has decided to get out of the consumer electronics market, no doubt causing consumers everywhere to either feel nostalgic about the end of a legend, or to think, “Oh yeah, I totally forgot about that company.” It seem Philips has been unable to successfully compete against companies like Samsung and Sony in such a frenetic and quickly evolving industry, and have instead decided to throw in the towel. Philips used to be a titan of consumer electronics, dating back to the 1930s when it was the top seller of radios. Interview #1: Hiten Shah, co-founder of CrazyEgg and KISSmetrics Interview #1: Hiten Shah, co-founder of CrazyEgg and KISSmetrics Neither Hiten nor his co-founder Neil had any technical experience before starting their first company. Sampling 80 different developers and development firms, they found quality product people through trial and error.

45 Online Resources for Entrepreneurs Few people talk about this great productivity tip… You will reach your goals faster and easier if you’re willing to learn from others. Using brilliant, well-crafted resources created specifically for online entrepreneurs improves your online productivity. Below I have a long list of resources, most of which I’ve used myself.

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