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Guest Post: Can Crowdfunding Boost ...

It’s still very early days, but tentative reports suggest that the country may finally be starting to emerge from the recession. According to the Of...

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Why ‘stealth mode’ will...

On my travels I talk with many startups and occasionally come across a few that are so protective of what they are doing, they are unwilling to ev...

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Guest Post: Startup Solutions ̵...

If you can’t find the job you want, make one. That could be the battle cry of today’s entrepreneurs who continue to find their way through the ups...

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Guest Post: What are important metr...

The majority of companies are aware of how important metrics are in evaluating the effectiveness of their enterprise. The main challenge lies in d...

Guest Post: Can Crowdfunding Boost the UK Economy?

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Image supplied by flickr.com/photos/lendingmemo

It’s still very early days, but tentative reports suggest that the country may finally be starting to emerge from the recession. According to the Office for National Statistics, the UK economy has grown by 1.9% – its fastest rate since 2003. The message though, is not to get too excited; we’re not out home and dry just yet. Read more

Why ‘stealth mode’ will hurt your startup

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Image taken by flickr.com/photos/jeriaska/

On my travels I talk with many startups and occasionally come across a few that are so protective of what they are doing, they are unwilling to even tell you about it – other than how great it will be and how it will change the world! This is often touted as ‘stealth mode’, keep the product under wraps until you are good to go and launch with a bang. Unfortunately this approach is often damaging, to the point where it could be fatal.

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Guest Post: Startup Solutions – 4 Tools to Help you Put Your Best Foot Forward

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Image supplied by BlueFirePR

If you can’t find the job you want, make one. That could be the battle cry of today’s entrepreneurs who continue to find their way through the ups and downs of a global economy. According to Forbes, startups are responsible for almost two-thirds of new jobs in the U.S. and their new models of socially conscious success bring innovation and prosperity to communities around the world. To ensure success, every business owner needs a few tools to get their startup off on the right foot. Read more

Guest Post: What are important metrics for e-commerce companies?

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Image taken by flickr.com/photos/polycart/

The majority of companies are aware of how important metrics are in evaluating the effectiveness of their enterprise. The main challenge lies in deciding which are the most important of them, because success has different criteria and depends largely on the industry or even the particular company. Read more

7 reasons why startups should not buy twitter followers

A snapshot of my followers

A snapshot of my followers

I make extensive use of twitter and have amassed a considerable number of followers over the last 12 months or so, but lately I’m seeing more and more followers claiming they can get me thousands more (for a small price).

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