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This is How To Help Your New Startup Gain Traction

Whether you’re fresh out of college or have been in the workforce for a few years, it’s never too late to begin your own business. However, startups are notoriously difficult to get off the ground. With an overwhelmingly large percentage of new startups failing…

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How Startups Can Utilize Big Data in 2016

The volume of data is expanding now more than ever; an IDC Digital Universe study” projects that by the end of the decade, about 1.7 MB of new data will be created every second for every individual on the planet. Furthermore, our accumulated digital…

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How To Grow Your Startup 3000% In The First Year

Imagine issuing a press release for your startup announcing an almost 3000% year-over-year growth. I recently joined LemonStand, a Vancouver-based SaaS eCommerce platform startup as VP Growth, and I’ve spent a good chunk of my first few weeks digging into where we’re at, …

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Demystifying the Customer Acquisition Cost

For many small and medium sized businesses (SMB), the customer acquisition cost (CAC) is a vague term. But it’s one of several metrics that can help manage a growing business. The simplest way to look at it in layman terms is for (x) paying…

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Moff Redefines Playtime with a Wristband

As any parent who has stepped painfully on a stray LEGO, broken their back picking up balls and blocks off the floor, and stocked away yet another box full of ‘unplayable’ toys will tell you – toys have taken over our lives. Toys are expensive,…

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MoboMarket: The iTunes for Your Android Phone

While owning a smartphone is pretty common nowadays, keeping the resources on those phones managed might be the trickiest part for many of us. On many mobile operating systems, there is at least one application that would allow it properly interface with a PC…