If you’re crazy Start a Startup: A story for those that are destined to be entrepreneurs

An Ultra Long-read for the weekend. Very inspiring story by Joel Popoff, originally seen on https://medium.com/@joelpopoff/if-you-re-crazy-start-a-startup-3a32a7f18f94 I would first like to start off by saying, I never initially wanted to write this. Every time I would have a heart to … Continue reading If you’re crazy Start a Startup: A story for those that are destined to be entrepreneurs

How a Great Business Plan Will Maximize Your Risk of Failure

This post by Alexander Osterwalder (Author of Business Model Canvas) was found at http://blog.strategyzer.com/posts/2015/2/24/how-a-great-business-plan-will-maximize-your-risk-of-failure The business plan is a great execution tool. Yet, requiring a business plan during the early stages of idea development might maximize the risk of failure. Large … Continue reading How a Great Business Plan Will Maximize Your Risk of Failure

How Squarespace’s CEO Pivoted to Scale for Millions

This article was originally found at http://firstround.com/review/How-Squarespaces-CEO-Pivoted-to-Scale-for-Millions/ Anthony Casalena built the first version of Squarespace because he wanted a better personal website for himself. It’s a common enough story. Drew Houston famously wrote Dropbox’s first line of code on a bus … Continue reading How Squarespace’s CEO Pivoted to Scale for Millions

How to build a $24 Million Ecommerce company in 2 years

This was an event we missed attending on 6th March 2015. Luckily Rjmetrics had the event fully recorded and recapped. Check it out at https://blog.rjmetrics.com/2015/03/06/what-you-missed-how-to-build-a-24-million-ecommerce-company-in-2-years/ by Anna Kegler. Yesterday, we teamed up with Ryan McIntyre of Thrillist Media Group to explore how … Continue reading How to build a $24 Million Ecommerce company in 2 years

10 Fun Exercises That Will Help You Become a Better Entrepreneur

This post by Neil Patel was originally found at http://www.quicksprout.com/2015/03/04/10-fun-exercises-that-will-help-you-become-a-better-entrepreneur/ When I first started out as an entrepreneur, I lacked many skills. I wasn’t able to think on my feet; I wasn’t good at sales; and I was a terrible networker. … Continue reading 10 Fun Exercises That Will Help You Become a Better Entrepreneur

This guy used an insane get-rich-quick scheme to become a start-up millionaire in three weeks

This post written by Kevin Roose was originally found at http://fusion.net/story/54990/guy-got-ric h-using-jet/ Tech start-ups mint new millionaires every day. Many of these people are young Stanford and MIT graduates who live in Silicon Valley and spend years building their companies while … Continue reading This guy used an insane get-rich-quick scheme to become a start-up millionaire in three weeks