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3 Tips for Founders with Full-Time Jobs

By | Oct 6, 2017 at 7:15 am

Is it crazy to juggle a full-time job with running a startup? Considering that over 92 percent of startups fail within 3 years, having a corporate job might seem like a set-up for failure from the very beginning. But people have done it and…

Funding

Can Entrepreneurs Survive Life Without Using Credit Cards?

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 9:00 pm

As a young entrepreneur, you may be overwhelmed by the expenses involved in so many different business ventures. After taking out loans to sustain your business operations, you are considering the option of getting a credit card. However, you may not need to go…

Tips & How To’s

3 Tips for Non-Techies to Get Tech Entrepreneur Skills

By | Oct 15, 2015 at 3:00 pm

If you have ever had a bright idea for a business but could not execute because you did not have the technical skills, here are three tips to help you work your way to becoming a tech entrepreneur. 1. Learn Coding For Free Most…

Tips & How To’s

An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Increasing Confidence

By | Jun 1, 2016 at 3:34 pm

Confidence is a core motivator to success, whether you’re a recent grad or a seasoned entrepreneur. There are several ways to boost your confidence, but focusing on improving it over time will make a long-term impact that will boost both your career and personal…

Entrepreneur

5 CEOs That Entrepreneurs Can Learn Valuable Lessons From

By | May 4, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Entrepreneurs are courageous individuals. They take great ideas and turn them into lucrative businesses. They are dreamers, risk takers and they are not afraid of failure. But without failure, success is difficult to achieve – even the most successful entrepreneurs have stumbled from time to time and…

Culture

41 Startups Share How They Motivate Their Teams

By | Apr 30, 2015 at 8:26 pm

What is the best way to motivate your employees? According to a recent survey conducted by TechnologyAdvice, more than 30 percent of those surveyed consider flexible schedules and the option for remote work as the top perk that people desire from employers. In the…

Tips & How To’s

Before Quitting Your Job, Read These 35 Startup Tips

By | Apr 21, 2015 at 2:00 pm

The startup life is alluring for many; in particular, it’s a goal desired by those wanting to work for themselves. However, while the prospect of having no boss and working according to one’s own terms is certainly enviable, the entrepreneurial life has with it…

Jobs

Psychology Behind Conducting Job Interviews

By | Mar 22, 2015 at 8:00 am

The successful development of any business highly depends on its employees. No matter how good your idea for your startup may be, there’s a high risk of failure if you hire the wrong people. The harmful impact of making a wrong choice within a…

News

Tech Cocktail Top Stories: Entrepreneurs Share Their Working Hours, Lies VCs Tell You, Tips for Managing a Remote Team

By | Aug 17, 2014 at 2:28 pm

Did you miss out on one (or five) of Tech Cocktail’s posts from this week? It’s okay. We want to let you know that we forgive you; we totally get it. You’re a busy person, with a lot of things on your mind and…

Entrepreneur

San Francisco

Twitter Co-Founders Offer 5 Tips for Entrepreneurs

By | Oct 12, 2010 at 5:52 pm

Last night Twitter co-founders Ev Williams and Biz Stone sat down for a “burning” fireside chat with BusinessWeek senior reporter Brad Stone in the gorgeous Julia Morgan Ballroom  in San Francisco, CA – just a hop & a skip away from Twitter HQ. The…

Entrepreneur

San Francisco

Interview: LiveFyre CEO Says Successful Entrepreneurs Are Persistent and Insane

By | Aug 20, 2010 at 2:00 pm

Jordan Kretchmer started his own company focused on building web applications for brands ranging from Subaru to Match.com when he was 17. Years later he had several substantial roles at leading creative agencies under his belt, and became the vice president of brand at…