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Posted under Venture Capital
from http://cdixon.org 87 days ago

Software is eating the world, and doing so using smaller and smaller teams. WhatsApp was able to disrupt the global SMS industry with only a few dozen engineers. Small teams can have a big impact because software development (and deployment) has improved dramatically over the past decade. Some improvements include: ...

Posted under Venture Capital
from http://cdixon.org 87 days ago

People are spending more time on mobile vs desktop: And more of their mobile time using apps, not the web: This is a worrisome trend for the web. Mobile is the future. What wins mobile, wins the Internet. Right now, apps are winning and the web is losing. Moreover, there ...

Posted under Venture Capital
from http://cdixon.org 87 days ago

I’ve seen a handful of technology demos in my life that made me feel like I was glimpsing into the future. The best ones were: the Apple II, the Macintosh, Netscape, Google, the iPhone, and – most recently – the Oculus Rift. Virtual reality has long been a staple of ...

Posted under Venture Capital
from http://cdixon.org 87 days ago

NYTimes has an excellent profile of Planet Labs, a startup that makes low-cost satellites: These satellites are powered by batteries normally found in a laptop, with semiconductors similar to those in a smartphone. “Nothing here was prequalified to be in space,” Mr. Marshall said. “We bought most of our parts ...

Posted under Venture Capital
from http://cdixon.org 87 days ago

Steve Jobs in 1995: There’s just a tremendous amount of craftsmanship in between a great idea and a great product. And as you evolve that great idea, it changes and grows. It never comes out like it starts because you learn a lot more as you get into the subtleties ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://mixergy.com/ 87 days ago

Joining me today is a Mixergy Premium Member who built a business based with what he learned from Mixergy interviews. Troy Dean is a WordPress consultant who founded WP Elevation, a program that helps WordPress consultants build the businesses they need to support their lifestyles. Watch the FULL program Prefer ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://mixergy.com/ 87 days ago

When we ask the Mixergy audience what they’re struggling with, one of the most common responses we hear is “getting more traffic.” So today, we’re highlighting one interview and two courses from the Mixergy vault about how proven founders got more traffic. You’ll learn what one founder did when sites ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://mixergy.com/ 87 days ago

This is the story of how finding your own pain can lead to a profitable company. Chris Keller is the founder of FollowUp.cc, a site he built to solve a problem he had. You know how sometimes you send someone an email and you want to be reminded to follow ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://mixergy.com/ 87 days ago

I’m a little embarrassed to say I almost rejected today’s guest. At first I thought this story was a little too small. And then he told me how much revenue his business was doing and I realized oh, it’s bigger even when I spent hours researching. Then he told me ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://mixergy.com/ 87 days ago

This interview is part of my series of conversations with entrepreneurs who built membership sites. Frankly I’m a guy who built a membership site myself, and I want to learn how to improve and I know there are many people in my audience who want to do the same. Even ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://mixergy.com/ 87 days ago

Every founder deals with their share of hurdles and roadblocks. There’s not enough money, a developer suddenly quits, an idea fizzles out… “Our first instinct is to…assume we’re more or less f–ked, right?” says Ryan Holiday, founder of Brass Check Marketing and author of The Obstacle Is the Way. But ...

When I first started writing about small business marketing many years ago, one of the first people I heard about was John Jantsch of Duct Tape Marketing. John had a great reputation, a solid business and a well-respected and highly trafficked blog. I referred many clients to his first book, ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://www.blogtrepreneur.com 87 days ago

It seems like shock-value cooking shows are all the rage these days but what one group found truly appalling was the lack of technology in the food service industry. Take a tour of your local chain or independent food service store and you’re likely to see old printers stored in ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://www.blogtrepreneur.com 87 days ago

If you own a small business you should be blogging. No excuses. It makes sense for every industry. You do have time. I can overcome any excuse you send my way. If you could offer your customers useful and helpful information and expertise about your industry, wouldn’t you? Blogging is ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://www.blogtrepreneur.com 87 days ago

Naina Singla, Entrepreneur, Fashion Stylist, On-Air Style Expert And Editor of STYLE’N.com Becoming an entrepreneur wasn’t part of the original plan for Naina Singla, yet like so many great journeys, an unexpected twist in life led her to become an entrepreneur, fashion stylist and the editor of NainaSingla.com. I was ...

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