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10 bits of business wisdom from Steve Jobs. #in #fb

10 bits of business wisdom from Steve Jobs. #in #fb

As published by brandmakernews.com/ 1. Embrace the opportunity in every situation. “Getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of Martellus Bennett Jersey being successful was replaced by the lightness of being Martellus Bennett Kids Jersey a beginner again, and less sure about everything. It freedRead more about 10 bits of business wisdom from Steve Jobs. #in #fb[…]

Entrepreneurial Proverbs from Marc Hedlund – great tips to guide both seasoned and rookie Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurial Proverbs from Marc Hedlund – great tips to guide both seasoned and rookie Entrepreneurs

This was originally published on radar.oreilly.com, an excellent technology company resource. Entrepreneurial Proverbs – Marc Hedlund I gave a talk at ETech on Monday called “Entrepreneuring for Geeks.” I’ve given this general talk a few times now — how can the more technically minded among us move into making companies of our own? I reallyRead more about Entrepreneurial Proverbs from Marc Hedlund – great tips to guide both seasoned and rookie Entrepreneurs[…]

10 Tips for New Entrepreneurs – Sure ways to increase your chances of success. #in

10 Tips for New Entrepreneurs – Sure ways to increase your chances of success. #in

Are you a new entrepreneur or thinking of taking the plunge? Here are 10 sure fire ways to increase the chances that your new venture is successful. 1.Make sure you are ready, and other key stakeholders in your life are too! Owning and running your own business is neither easy nor boring. It surely isRead more about 10 Tips for New Entrepreneurs – Sure ways to increase your chances of success. #in[…]

If you have ever thought of starting a company, you MUST watch this video. http://bit.ly/knn9rj #entrepreneur #startup #business #in #tech

If you have ever thought of starting a company, you MUST watch this video. http://bit.ly/knn9rj #entrepreneur #startup #business #in #tech

Techcrunch’s Disrupt conference was lucky enough to have Paul Graham, Y-Combinator founder, conduct his famous “office hours” in front of the entire conference for several startup CEO’s. This is a must-watch video for anyone who is interested in starting a company today. From Techcrunch’s Corey Linsley Authentic Jersey Jason Kincaid: Six companies were chosen atRead more about If you have ever thought of starting a company, you MUST watch this video. http://bit.ly/knn9rj #entrepreneur #startup #business #in #tech[…]

Interesting that a Facebook user is worth more than a LinkedIn user…

Interesting that a Facebook user is worth more than a LinkedIn user…

I don’t understand how it is even remotely possible that the market would value a Facebook user at more than a LinkedIn user. I have never clicked on a Facebook ad.  I suspect I’m not alone.  Neither I, nor any person on earth, has EVER paid to be a Facebook user.  On the other hand,Read more about Interesting that a Facebook user is worth more than a LinkedIn user…[…]

We’re going toward another recession if gas prices don’t reverse the trend

We’re going toward another recession if gas prices don’t reverse the trend

The big news today is gas prices hitting record highs in Toronto and elsewhere.  US prices are approaching five dollars a gallon, which is an important psychological barrier.  In Canada we are seeing (gasp) $1.40 per litre (mini gallons for my american friends). Some time ago I recommended Tom Rathman Jersey reading Jeff Rubin’s bookRead more about We’re going toward another recession if gas prices don’t reverse the trend[…]

MarsDD Bootstrapping Event – April 6 in Toronto!

MarsDD Bootstrapping Event – April 6 in Toronto!

Mars Discovery District – part of the Ontario Network of Excellence – is offering a seminar on how to bootstrap Jimmie Ward Jersey your startup. Bootstrapping is the act of building your business from your Jimmie Ward Authentic Jersey own funds and revenue from customers, instead of raising Jimmie Ward Womens Jersey money Jimmie WardRead more about MarsDD Bootstrapping Event – April 6 in Toronto![…]

Berkshire Hathaway will have to find a new heir apparent

Berkshire Hathaway will have to find a new heir apparent

Wed Mar 30, 2011 7:17pm EDT (Reuters) – Legendary investor Warren Buffett lost his leading heir apparent at Berkshire Hathaway on Garry Gilliam Jersey Wednesday, when his favored lieutenant David Sokol resigned.  Here is an article from today’s Globe and Mail outlining why. Sokol, who was chairman of MidAmerican Energy and NetJets, resigned after buyingRead more about Berkshire Hathaway will have to find a new heir apparent[…]