Archive | August, 2011

Every Entrepreneur Needs to Embrace Team Conflict

Many entrepreneurs are not prepared for conflict, or actively avoid it. Their vision, passion, and focus are so strong that they can’t imagine someone disagreeing, much less fighting them to the death. But the reality is that startups are composed of smart people, with emotions as well as intellects, working in close proximity under much […]

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Company Culture Counts

What a great week I had last week. On Tuesday I attended the Splunk Worldwide User Conference. On Thursday I attended the SAY Media all hands meeting. (On Wednesday I had board meetings for StumbleUpon and Ebates — they're building awesome companies as well, but that has nothing to do with this blog post). Both […]

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Search Engine and Email Activity Dominates Over Social Media

Pew Project’s Survey reports that email and search engine activities top the list for Internet users. This study by Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project will have non-believers of inbound marketing re-thinking their marketing strategies. The Pew Project’s Survey in May shows how search engine is at the top of the list of […]

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How to Get Over Mourning Your Startup Demise

Your startup is gone, it’s never coming back, and you are in mourning. An entrepreneur whose business fails grieves similarly to anyone who has lost a loved one. The pain of losing a business is not only about a significant loss of income, but can send an entire identity into turmoil. Most entrepreneurs define themselves […]

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Ledbury Coupon Code for $25 Off

You can tell a lot by a man by his clothes. I’m a big fan of Bonobos, they make the best fitting pants on the planet, and I’ve already told you about their $50 off $100 coupon, so now I wanted to introduce you to the best fitting shirts on the planet from Ledbury, and […]

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The most important page on your website

Is the most important page on this website the very blog article you are currently reading?  What is the most important page on a website?  What type of pages are we comparing when analyzing which is most important? If this seems a bit elemental and you are already beginning to yawn, please move on.  There […]

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