This 27-Year-Old Made Millions Riding the Death Spirals of Penny Stocks

This post bu Bloomberg Business was found at http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-03-12/josh-sason-made-millions-from-penny-stock-financing Two thousand people cheered as Joshua Sason walked up to a boxing ring at an arena in Providence late last year. He trailed the actor Miles Teller, and the crowd was made … Continue reading This 27-Year-Old Made Millions Riding the Death Spirals of Penny Stocks

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

Infographic: Get one week closer to a more productive life

This infographic prepared by Adams Briscoe was found at http://www.lifehack.org/articles/productivity/get-one-week-closer-more-productive-life.html Next time you need a motivational quote to get started in the morning, think about Mark Twain. He may not be the first person that comes to your mind for matters … Continue reading Infographic: Get one week closer to a more productive life

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

How Dave Goldberg of SurveyMonkey Built a Billion-Dollar Business and Still Gets Home By 5:30 PM

Want to find out how Dave Goldberg is running a billion-dollar and still gets home by 5.30pm? Check out this post by firstround.com at http://firstround.com/review/How-Dave-Goldberg-of-SurveyMonkey-Built-a-Billion-Dollar-Business-and-Still-Gets-Home-By-5-30/ SurveyMonkey is an atypical technology company. They’ve been profitable from almost day one. They’ve grown at an … Continue reading How Dave Goldberg of SurveyMonkey Built a Billion-Dollar Business and Still Gets Home By 5:30 PM

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

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How to Leverage the new Twitter Partnership with Google

This article by Eric Enge was originally found at http://www.convinceandconvert.com/social-media-research/twitter-partnership-with-google/ On February 4, Bloomberg broke the news about a deal between Google and Twitter, allowing tweets to appear in Google’s search results as soon as they are posted. This immediately led … Continue reading How to Leverage the new Twitter Partnership with Google