Entrepreneurs Need Experience More Than An MBA

Entrepreneurs Need Experience More Than An MBA Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 252 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on February 12, 2014 10:41 pm
I don’t have an MBA. I used to fear that this would put me at a disadvantage in starting my own company, but now I’m convinced that it may be the other way around. In some reputable surveys, as many as two-thirds of entrepreneurs felt that their entrepreneurial spirit was more ingrained than learne Read More
Learn how to use social media for delivering effective customer service. A useful infographic and an example of how NOT to use Twitter for customer service! Read More

10 Tips to Turn Your Startup Dream Into a Reality

10 Tips to Turn Your Startup Dream Into a Reality Avatar Posted by CateCosta under Startups
From http://www.entrepreneur.com 252 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on February 12, 2014 12:34 am
Anyone can have a million-dollar idea. But turning your dream into a living and breathing startup, takes work. Here are 10 tips to get you started. Read More

Your 60-Hour Work Week is Not a Badge of Honour

Your 60-Hour Work Week is Not a Badge of Honour Avatar Posted by jeffreyarchibald under Startups
From http://jeffarchibald.ca 253 days ago
Made Hot by: maestro68 on February 11, 2014 5:53 am
There is a sense of pride over being able to state that we worked an exorbitant amount of hours this week, last week, or last month. I know because I’ve done it in the past, and probably still do it *sigh*. Saying you worked a 60 hour week is indirectly telling the listener how busy you are. Read More

5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Slopestyle

5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Slopestyle Avatar Posted by crowdSPRING under Startups
From http://blog.crowdspring.com 252 days ago
Made Hot by: SJC on February 11, 2014 5:32 am
Here are 5 things that all entrepreneurs can learn from Slopestyle (a new event at the Olympbics) to help their startups succeeed! Read More

10 Steps To Be A Startup Founder With The X-Factor

10 Steps To Be A Startup Founder With The X-Factor Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 253 days ago
Made Hot by: BizWise on February 10, 2014 11:29 pm
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, like Simon Cowell is searching for on the X-Factor, that you can’t quite put your finger on. But the entrepreneurs that have “it” seem to be abl Read More

Startups: Which Industries Might Be Exceptions To Failure?

Startups: Which Industries Might Be Exceptions To Failure? Avatar Posted by ivanasmia under Startups
From http://bloggless.com 254 days ago
Made Hot by: NanoTechnologyMedia on February 10, 2014 10:33 pm
We see a number of small businesses with big dreams springing up around us daily. They all want a piece of the business pie, they all fantasize how their product will change the world – it is their product that will be bought by the mighty Google or Facebook! Read More
Entrepreneurs see the possibilities and take action where others sit and wonder. Intrapreneurs have the heart of an entrepreneur but pursue their vision within a company. Read More

Great Startups Practice Persuasion Without Pushing

Great Startups Practice Persuasion Without Pushing Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 254 days ago
Made Hot by: tiroberts on February 10, 2014 1:36 pm
Successful entrepreneurs, like Tony Hsieh of Zappos and Casey Sheahan of Patagonia, have long since realized that influence is no longer something that you do to someone to get what you want, but requires listening and relationship building to do what they want, with a win-win outcome. We now live Read More

8 Best Practices for Running a Successful Hackathon

8 Best Practices for Running a Successful Hackathon Avatar Posted by thursdayb under Startups
From http://thenextweb.com 262 days ago
Made Hot by: jamiesteinberg on February 10, 2014 5:08 am
If done correctly, company hackathons can be incredibly productive. If done incorrectly, they can turn into one big snooze fest — or worse, a waste of time, money and junk food. What makes a hackathon work? Read More

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