Management

The Startup Founder’s Guide to Analytics

You need analytics. I’m very confident of that, because today, everyone needs analytics. Not just product, not just marketing, not just finance… sales, fulfillment, everyone at a startup needs analytics today. Analytics powers every decision, from the strategic to the tactical, from the board room to your line level employees. …

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Critical Things Smart People Never Say

There are some things you simply never want to say at work. These phrases carry special power: they have an uncanny ability to make you look bad even when the words are true. Worst of all, there’s no taking them back once they slip out. I’m not talking about shocking …

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Becoming an Entrepreneur

Basic Topics What entrepreneurship is How to come up with ideas Doing market research and finding your customer Creating value for your customer Knowing how to capture and sustain value Selling and pitching Advanced Topics Entrepreneurial finance and accounting — no spreadsheets Team formation Product development and coding A program …

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Google Chrome Extensions For Small Businesses

In no particular order, here are our top 50 recommended Google Chrome Extensions for Small Businesses. These are the types of tools that are going to help you transform your daily grind into a seamlessly transcendental workflow. Many of these extensions can also be used with Firefox. Momentum – Pictured above, this …

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Small Business Tax Time Worries and How to Eliminate Them

If only new opportunities and increasing sales were as certain as death and taxes! Unfortunately, few things are as certain for small business owners as the annual quest to organize financial records. Loathed by 40 percent of entrepreneurs as the worst part of running a business, tax preparation and bookkeeping …

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Most InDemand Startups Share Their Talent Brand Tips

Recruiting high-caliber technical talent is a constant challenge. Especially in Silicon Valley, where stealth-mode startups battle alongside well-established, global brands for top engineers. To find out who’s winning Silicon Valley’s battle for the best and brightest engineers, we compiled our second-annual list of the Top 10 InDemand Startups (click here …

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