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time-management
Advice -  Question: How do you keep yourself on task/maintain productivity with a hectic work schedule?  Turn Off the Dopamine Drip "Let's face it -- we're all addicted to email. If you want to get stuff done, turn off your...
early_stage_raising_finances
Advice - Most entrepreneurs have learned that it’s almost always quicker and easier to get cash from someone you know, rather than Angel investors or professional investors (VCs). In fact, most investors “require” that you already have...
younger_employees
Advice - Many people mistakenly believe that it is preferable to hire younger workers over their more seasoned colleagues. They believe younger workers are more energetic and are more likely to bring fresh ideas to the table. I am a...
zippah
Advice - Patent attorney Jeff Schox dropped by for a Skillshare class at Rock Health HQ recently to share some pro tips about upcoming patent law changes and how they relate to startups.On March 16th, the US will move away from a “first to...
Work Life Balance signpost
Advice - We’ve all heard the advice about the importance of creating and maintaining work-life balance. Life coaches and time management experts suggest that we shouldn’t bring work home, that we should turn the phone off at dinner and get...
tuesday-is-shark-tank-night
Advice - Every new startup I know dreams of being funded early by one of the 318,000 active Angel investors in the USA alone. But many entrepreneurs don’t realize that Angels are also extremely discerning in the projects that they will invest...
interview-brianne
Advice - When we entrepreneurs decide to start a company, we know that more things can go “wrong” than can go “right.” We understand this, and yet we believe that we have what it takes to put “a ding in the universe”, as Steve Jobs...
boxing
Advice - I started taking boxing training a few months ago through my company, CoachUp. Every Saturday, I meet up with my private coach for an hour-long session, and it’s definitely the highlight of my week.  [caption...
traction
Advice - Almost every early-stage startup who has approached investors for funding has heard the innocuous sounding rejection “I love your idea, but come back when you have more traction.” What does traction really mean to investors, and how...
Natalie MacNeil
Advice - Mentors have been a key part of building my brand and my business. I just wouldn’t be where I am without them. Before I dive into how to find a mentor, I want to clarify what mentorship means to me.I think some people believe that...
how-to-ask-for-advice
Advice - Even the most successful people get stuck sometimes, and in these moments, advice makes all the difference. From life to love, business, and health, the insight of others is invaluable.  Consider the case of Andrew Lee, a...
Adam Quinton
Advice - Startup accelerator/incubator programs are fueled by passionate mentors who share their expertise, insights and experience with the founding teams in the program. Access to these networks of mentor relationships – and the opportunity...
Pam Fields Photo - goes with WIM
Advice - Startup accelerator/incubator programs are fueled by passionate mentors who share their expertise, insights and experience with the founding teams in the program. Access to these networks of mentor relationships – and the opportunity...