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5 Effective Tips to Beating Founder Burnout

By | Oct 22, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Working at a startup can mean long hours with no breaks: 18 hour days, granola bars for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and even a makeshift bed in your office. While many entrepreneurs think this is the best way to get things done, they’re not…


11 Entrepreneurs Share Their Biggest Failures

By | Oct 22, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Ask any entrepreneur and they will say they have learned a lot. And while success is a big part of growing as an entrepreneur, nothing helps you grow faster than failure. The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) asked 11 entrepreneurs to share some of their…


20 Ways to Blow Up Your Company with Jason Mendelson [Video]

By | Oct 22, 2016 at 10:30 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…


4 Valuable Insights on Balancing Entrepreneurship and Parenthood

By | Oct 19, 2016 at 4:30 pm

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. Having it all is difficult when it comes to entrepreneurship. It takes a lot of energy, a lot of time, and a lot of your…


Seniors Are Flocking to Entrepreneurship in Huge Numbers

By | Oct 19, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Many have said that entrepreneurship is a young man’s game. With famous innovators like Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk changing the world on a daily basis, it can be hard to argue with this notion. But in recent years, the startup climate of the…



3 Ways to Know If You’re Cut Out for Entrepreneurship

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 10:30 am

Entrepreneurs are a unique breed. From Steve Jobs to Elon Musk, titans of innovation have a lot of unique traits that make them good at what they do. They make the best of bad situations, the exude confidence in everything they do, and their…


5 Challenges Behind Being Your Own Boss

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 9:00 pm

What drove you to start a business? You could ask any entrepreneur in the world. It doesn’t matter if they’re the CEO of a startup, a freelancer, or a small business owner. They’ll all say the same thing: They wanted to be their own…


Are Some People Born to Be Entrepreneurs?

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 4:30 pm

Being an entrepreneur takes hard work and dedication. You need to be able to pitch to investors, manage employees, and network with influencers, all while preserving your genius idea that will take you to the Silicon Valley and beyond. But is it possible that entrepreneurs…



How One Entrepreneur Went From Laid Off to Millions in Revenue

By | Oct 10, 2016 at 5:50 pm

When the chips are down, it’s hard not to take the first life line someone gives you. Entrepreneur Brandon Trebitowski made a decision early in his career to not go the “normal” route. Back in 2008, he started a blog that soon reached an audience…


Diversifying Your Experience Is the Key to Becoming a CEO

By | Oct 7, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Everyone’s pictured themselves behind a CEO’s desk at one point or another. Something about the phrase “chief executive officer” makes the hair on the back of their neck stand on end. Whether it’s the perks, the power, or the first class accommodations, being the…


Reel in Your Redesign With These 3 Simple Questions

By | Oct 5, 2016 at 9:00 pm

User experience is a big part of retaining customers, and interface is a big part of the user experience. Keeping it attractive and enticing to the viewer should always be a top priority. If your website or mobile app isn’t getting the attention it…


5 Best Customer Service Tools for Growing Startups

By | Oct 2, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Whether you’re a startup or a multinational corporation, customer satisfaction should always be a priority. Satisfied customers bring repeat business, recommend you to their friends, and will choose your business over your competitors when given the chance. If you are a startup, it’s easy…


4 Smart Tips To Improve Customer Retention at Your Startup

By | Sep 29, 2016 at 11:20 am

Increasing your customer retention by just 5 % can result in a 25% to 90% increase in profit. After all, 20% of your most loyal customers bring your business 80% of profits. The question is – how do you foster customer retention after all? It…


Being Your Own Boss Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be

By | Sep 28, 2016 at 2:30 pm

With entrepreneurship comes a lot of baggage. Between sleepless nights, hectic mornings, and a schedule that Tim Cook would shutter at, entrepreneurs are constantly inundated with problems to solve, fires to put out, and employees to deal with. But as anyone hoping to start…


The 5 Things You Need to Do Before Becoming a ‘Solopreneur’

By | Sep 23, 2016 at 12:30 pm

In 2013 I made the move to solopreneur after 15 years in corporate roles. I was three years into a role leading talent acquisition and innovation at NPR, tasked with rebuilding a talent function that helped NPR broaden towards digital. I was brought in…


4 Devices That Will Help You Sleep Better Every Night

By | Sep 6, 2016 at 6:00 pm

As study after study has shown, your favorite screens are making it difficult to fall asleep. Whether it’s blue light emissions or mental overstimulation, your phones, computers, and tablets are keeping you up at night. While it’s true that some technology can make it…


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Shradha Agarwal Talks Proactive Healthcare at Innovate! and Celebrate

By | Sep 6, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Join Tech.Co and Consumer Technology Association (CTA) this upcoming September for the Innovate! and Celebrate conference in San Jose, CA. Register now to attend! If you’ve ever been to the doctor – and let’s hope you have – you understand that the process is a…