Eghosa Aihie is a entrepreneur, writer, and motivational speaker. He is the co-founder & Chief Revenue Officer at Alumnify Inc.

 

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13 Black Founders Making Moves in Tech

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Diversity has been a huge issue in tech for many years, more specifically a lack thereof. Although African Americans represent a small percentage of individuals in tech today, we’re seeing more black founders than ever before. They are not only contributing to the tech community…

What Arianna Huffington Taught Me About the Importance of Sleep

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An entrepreneur’s mind is always working. Subsequently, great ideas can often get in the way of getting enough sleep. Entrepreneurs wonder why they feel so run down, while the answer is lying in front of them in the form of an unused pillow and an already-made…

Why LeadCrunch Represents the Future of Customer Acquisition

5 Tools for Better Customer Acquisition

Customer acquisition is a big issue for all businesses, with acquisition costing 89 percent more than keeping a loyal customer. If you have yet to review your customer acquisition campaign, you may be leaving money on the table. An entire industry has grown up…

Pencil Is the New Blog for Millennials

Pencil Is the New Blog for Millennials

The way people share ideas has changed significantly over the past decade. Pencil, which launched its beta on Product Hunt, is a new blogging platform that uses slideshows with animated GIFs and images in the background to share a story. This 3-month-old startup has…

Ideator Builds an Online Incubator Platform

Ideator

In response to the needs of its growing user base, Ideator, a web-based company devoted to fostering global innovation and entrepreneurship, announces the release of several new features designed to enhance its technology platform. The upgrade will allow Ideator members to more easily capture…

Setting up Meetings with Artificial Intelligence

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Setting up meetings is a part of everyday life. Whether it’s setting up meetings with coworkers, catching up with an old friend over coffee, or hanging out with your friends, we are meeting people on a daily basis. The problem is, people don’t realize…

Founders: 5 Five Reasons your Developer Belongs at Big Nerd Ranch Bootcamp

Big Nerd Ranch

It’s never been easier to learn how to code. In the past five years coding boot camps has been launching worldwide. However, many of these programs are for beginners. Big Nerd Ranch, however, specializes in teaching a curriculum for experienced developers—just ask Facebook and…

3 Keys to Developing your Startup Brand

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Establishing a brand is one of the hardest, yet often most valuable parts of a business. Your brand is what your company represents and people take that to heart. Everything from your logo to the way you interact with your customers is a part…

16 Women Founders Making Moves in Tech

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When Marissa Meyer took over as Yahoo‘s CEO, the tech industry and media praised it a win: the end of the glass ceiling. In reality, there is still an outrageous shortage of women entering the technology sector, particularly software engineers. Companies like PowerToFly understand the need to diversify…

Why Attorneys Won’t Sue Your Cell Phone Carrier

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As my colleague Terence says, “there’s not enough juice in that turnip.” The amount of money in cell phone contract dispute cases is seldom enough to justify buying even one or two hours of an attorney’s time, much less the twenty to thirty hours…

3 Reasons to Watch Your Equity Like You Watch Your Bank Account

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If you’re a startup employee reading this article, you may have received equity in your company. Company ownership gives you a stake in your company and can result in an important portion of your overall compensation. However, while most people are very aware of…

Four Ways to Change Your Cold Calling Mindset

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When it comes to cold calling, you either love it or hate it. But either way, cold calling is one of the most effective ways to generate new business for your startup. Simultaneously, cold calling can be quite intimidating and nerve racking. When I first…

3 Reasons Sales & Development Teams Must Communicate

10 Low-Cost Methods to Create a High-Quality App

The relationship between a quarterback and receiver is synonymous with a salesperson and their developer. If the quarterback doesn’t throw the ball, the receiver can’t make the touchdown. Similarly, a salesperson can’t close a deal if he or she doesn’t a product developed for…

Productivity in 2015: 4 Quick Ways to Plan for a Successful Week

It didn’t take long for my partner AJ Agrawal and me to understand the importance of a well-planned workweek. Early on in our journey we participated in the Velocity accelerator program, a 100-day start-up boot camp. Right away at the start of the program we…

3 Reasons Every Tech Entrepreneur Should Participate in an Accelerator Program

An accelerator program is like a boot camp for early-stage ventures. They usually last anywhere from three to six months to help accelerate a startup, and most programs provide a small amount of seed capital. More importantly, an accelerator offers experienced entrepreneurs within the local community…