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9 Podcasts To Get Your Entrepreneurial Juices Flowing

By | Jan 20, 2017 at 10:30 am

There are a lot of ways to stay on top of the latest trends, get the best growth hacks, or just generally occupy your free time as an entrepreneur. But in recent years, podcasts have emerged as one of the better options. Whether you…

Opinion/Analysis

14 Entrepreneurs Share Their Biggest Business Mistakes

By | Jan 14, 2017 at 12:45 pm

The best have become the best because they have learned — and a lot. Although we like to believe that we are learning from books, seminars, webinars and courses, it does seem that, in the end, the best business lessons are the business mistakes…

Events

Las Vegas

The Two Biggest Surprise Products of CES 2017

By | Jan 12, 2017 at 5:50 pm

For those that haven’t been, CES in Las Vegas is an exciting event that acts as an incredible learning experience for budding entrepreneurs. As perhaps one of the most notable displays of the technology of the future, CES is chock full of new products,…

Crowdfunding

5 Ways Kickstarter Is Easier Than a Loan

By | Jan 11, 2017 at 5:50 pm

Startups need funding. It’s a reality of the business world. And while many turn to loans to get the funding they need, Kickstarter can be a lot easier. Relying on a bank for a small loan comes with fees, applications and a bunch of necessary…

Marketing

4 Ways Founders Destroy Their Startups With Poor Marketing

By | Jan 11, 2017 at 12:50 pm

It’s no secret that startups are fragile entities and that a lot of things have to go the right way in order for them to survive and thrive. At the core of every startup, there has to be a superior product or service that…

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Jobs

9 Best SaaS Products for Tracking Billable Hours

By | Jan 9, 2017 at 9:15 am

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. A new project can create a lot of stress. From dealing with market need to hiring employees, there’s a lot to consider before taking the…

Business

How a Customer’s Elevator Pitch Can Boost Your Startup

By | Jan 4, 2017 at 9:15 am

This article is courtesy of Techstars, the best global ecosystem for entrepreneurs to bring new technologies to market. From inspiration to IPO, Techstars empowers the world’s most promising entrepreneurs throughout their lifelong journey by providing a global ecosystem made up of tens of thousands…

Entrepreneur

How to Turn Your Hobby Into a Successful Business

By | Dec 31, 2016 at 12:45 pm

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. As someone who has always really enjoyed looking at other people’s gardens and the one who will literally stop and smell the roses, lilacs, peonies and any…

Entrepreneur

Philip Alexander of Mentorial on the Shifting Mindset of Millennials [Video]

By | Dec 31, 2016 at 10:30 am

Mentoring done well is about understanding your own talents, knowing how to leverage them, and becoming the best version of yourself. It’s a subject that is often misunderstood for the value and transient nature of how to model mentoring for the next generation. In this…

Entrepreneur

Founder Stories: Teenpreneur Tamir Vigder on Being a Growth Hacker

By | Dec 30, 2016 at 10:30 am

Ever wonder what makes an entrepreneur? What is their drive? How do they know it’s their destiny to create, build, start up and grow? In this edition of Founder Stories, I sat down with Tamir Vigder, an inspirational young man who, at an incredible young age, has figured…

Entrepreneur

How to Turn Your Employees Into Intrapreneurs

By | Dec 30, 2016 at 9:15 am

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. Empowering employees to act like entrepreneurs is hard. While there are tangible benefits such as cultivating a culture of learning, iteration and innovation among corporate…

Travel

4 Ways Your US Passport Protects Your Identity

By | Dec 25, 2016 at 10:30 am

The first US passports ever used were issued before America even became a country; an official delegation led by Benjamin Franklin carried them on a mission to France. The documents were neither the books nor the cards we use today, but rather single sheets…

Remote work

10 Steps to Building Your First Remote Team

By | Dec 21, 2016 at 8:30 pm

If you started your business back in the 20th century, your staff was almost always in-house, working in cubicles, and available for whatever business needs the company required. Now, with the technological tsunami called global high-speed internet, you’ve looked around to see your competition has let their…

Diversity

How Diverse Are Entrepreneurs in the US? [Infographic]

By | Dec 21, 2016 at 10:30 am

It’s no secret that tech has a bit of a diversity problem. Whether it’s a lack of women at Facebook or the absence minorities at Apple, the problem is well-documented in the tech community. Companies have done their best to make diversity a priority, but…

Video

10 Things Every Successful Explainer Video Includes

By | Dec 20, 2016 at 10:30 am

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. An explainer video can do a lot to bring customers to your startup. Whether it’s for a complicated new software or a simple new product,…

Tips & How To’s

What Makes a Good Startup Logo?

By | Dec 19, 2016 at 7:00 pm

A logo may not be the most important aspect of a startup’s branding, but it’s definitely up there. Your logo is going to guide the visual element of your branding efforts for the foreseeable future. It should be memorable, aesthetically pleasing, and representative of your…

Digital nomad

Albuquerque

10 Tips and Tricks for Digital Nomad Entrepreneurs

By | Dec 18, 2016 at 10:30 am

A digital nomad is an entrepreneur or remote worker who travels, as well as completes their work remotely. As startups and companies evolve to take on challenges of the digital age, embracing the ability to be a digital nomad is quickly becoming an asset…