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Advice - One of the best ways to think you are the only company not doing well is to go to a networking event and ask other founders about their “run rate.” You’ll hear that 6 month old companies are on a $50M run rate or that a three...
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Advice - Founding a startup backed by an “amazing idea” that you believe will change the world sounds quite glamorous when you think about it.  The allure of startups is taken a few notches higher when you read about that hot-shot...
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Advice - And you thought parental control apps were just for kids! Joanna Stern shares how she learned to unplug on her summer...
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Advice - I am not sure how many of you remember the 1989 film, Field of Dreams, starring Kevin Costner, who plays a farmer who builds a baseball field in the middle of an Iowa cornfield after hearing a voice tell him "if you build it, he...
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Advice - To be successful as an entrepreneur, you don’t have to be a fabulous person, but it helps. Some people, and some entrepreneurs, have that something extra, like what Simon Cowell is searching for on the X-Factor, that you can’t...
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Advice - Yes, Facebook Addiction is a real thing.
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Advice -   1. A practical digital health fellowship for providers and post-graduates Over the past 3 years, I have had coffee with MD’s, MBA’s, MPH’s, Phd’s etc and the one thing that has come up over and over again is that...
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Advertising - We’ve heard all the chatter about “Native Advertising,” this year’s “new” advertising format that will save publishing. Heavyweights like Time Magazine, the New York Times, and the Washington Post have already announced...
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Advice - When you first set out to execute your brilliant startup idea, you may feel you have all of the answers. You are able to make decisions quickly and move at lightning speed. However, you will learn that you will go further by...
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Advice - Entrepreneurs have to look after many different things in a short span of time. From to-do lists, managing contacts, meetings and conference calls; there are several responsibilities. At times like these you can use technology to good...
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Advice - You may often hear of the term “demand generation” from marketers when talking about lead acquisition strategies. The term evolved as the nature of marketing changed over the decades, and the role of the marketer became more...
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Advice - Startups and entrepreneurs are drowning in the information overload, where the volume of data created is like a new Library of Congress every 15 minutes. This creates a huge gap between data and meaning, making quick decisions even...
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Advice - Where can young entrepreneurs (who may not have big networks yet) find mentors? At Volunteer Events "Any community is bound to have startup organizations devoted to helping. Call those people up and volunteer to do logistics, take...
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Advice - A while back I talked about how and where to find a co-founder in “For a Startup, Two Heads are Always Better Than One”. The feedback was good, but some readers asked me to be a bit more specific on attributes that might indicate...
Why Entrepreneurs Fail
Advice - As detailed in the popular infographic below, here are the 9 common mistakes entrepreneurs tend to make when they go into business. Wrong Choice of Business First and foremost, choosing the wrong business idea will inevitably...
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Advice - How can you tell if the person you are talking to online is telling the truth? Elizabeth Bernstein and Defense Intelligence Agency senior officer...

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