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8 Lessons For Entrepreneurs From The Shark Tank

8 Lessons For Entrepreneurs From The Shark Tank Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From 353 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on June 12, 2015 8:18 am
As an advisor to entrepreneurs and active angel investor, I often get questions about the realism of the Shark Tank TV series, compared to professional investor negotiations. The simple answer is that with all the staging of TV lights and billionaire investors, it’s nothing like Silicon Valley. Yet Read More
Relationships are the key to survival and success for entrepreneurs, and first impressions usually turn into lasting impressions. As an advisor to many early-stage entrepreneurs, I caution them to always be prepared for that chance meeting with a famous investor, a potential partner or an industry Read More

4 Entrepreneurs That Inspire Me Today

4 Entrepreneurs That Inspire Me Today Avatar Posted by smpayton under Startups
From 360 days ago
Made Hot by: luvhealthcare on June 9, 2015 1:12 pm
Which entrepreneurs inspire you? Here are four that make me want to be a better business owner. Can you guess who they are? Read More
Traditionally, the majority of entrepreneurs have been logical thinkers, problem solvers, with full attention to details. These are the stereotypical left-brain engineers. Yet I see a big shift from the knowledge age, with its left-brain foundation, to a critical focus today on visualization, creat Read More

Peanut Butter & Co. Elevates Popular Food's Niche

Peanut Butter & Co. Elevates Popular Food\'s Niche Avatar Posted by LimeWood under Startups
From 358 days ago
Made Hot by: justretweet on June 8, 2015 9:33 am
One of the most nostalgic foods for many of us is the peanut butter sandwich – it’s the perfect combination of creamy or crunchy, sweet and salty.
As children, we scarf these things down, but do we really ever lose the taste?
Lee Zalben, or ‘The Peanut Butter Guy’ according to his blog, thinks no Read More
Many first-time entrepreneurs find themselves unable to bootstrap their startups, and also unable to find early funding at the venture capital level or even with angel investors. Their only recourse is that first tier of investors, fondly called Friends, Family and Fools. These are the only people Read More

5 Tips To Ensure A Unicorn Start-up- Ventury Capital

5 Tips To Ensure A Unicorn Start-up- Ventury Capital Avatar Posted by fsu under Startups
From 361 days ago
Made Hot by: Copysugar on June 4, 2015 10:52 pm
When you decide to go the route of creating your own start-up there are three ultimate outcomes possible, failure, modest success or spectacular success. Of course having spectacular success is rare, but how rare exactly? In the venture capital industry investors usually meet with about 1,000 new c Read More

How to Avoid The Mistake That Destroys Most Businesses

How to Avoid The Mistake That Destroys Most Businesses Avatar Posted by George Meszaros under Startups
From 361 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on June 4, 2015 10:47 pm
Have you ever wondered why most businesses fail?When you start a business there a many things you don’t know.Screwing up is part of the fun. OK, so it’s not always fun, but it’s going to happen anyway.You might hear a failed entrepreneur say “We ran out of money”. Others will tell you “We were crus Read More
The best part of being an entrepreneur is having the independence to make your own decisions, the flexibility for a better work/life balance, and personal satisfaction from driving change. But nobody said it would be easy. The road to business success is filled with challenges and frustrations that Read More

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Jenny Bhatt @jenny_bhatt Engineers New Business Opportunities

Though trained as a manufacturing engineer with a long and distinguished career in Corporate America, Jenny Bhatt found … More
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