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Social-Marketing Startup Spredfast Raises $18M - AdAge.com

Social-Marketing Startup Spredfast Raises $18M - AdAge.com | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
AdAge.com Social-Marketing Startup Spredfast Raises $18M AdAge.com Four-year-old social-marketing startup Spredfast has raised an $18-million Series B funding round, a sign that the oft-predicted deflation of the social-media bubble hasn't yet come...
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10 key startup tips from entrepreneur and Babson professor Michael Cummings

10 key startup tips from entrepreneur and Babson professor Michael Cummings | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Years ago, Michael Cummings wanted to start his own company. But he was not confident and unsure about the future — he was wafering.

Hearing this, his wife handed him a slip of paper with a quote from Mark Twain.
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Richard Branson: 3 tips for young entrepreneurs

Richard Branson: 3 tips for young entrepreneurs | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
The Virgin Group Founder on how to make yourself a success... (RT @Virgin: 3 tips for young #entrepreneurs from @richarbranson: http://t.co/jwF7dINn)
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11 Words You Should Never Use in Sales or Marketing

11 Words You Should Never Use in Sales or Marketing | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Want to stand out from the pack? Stop sounding like the pack. (11 Words You Should Never Use in Sales or Marketing http://t.co/CWEDxboM via @Inc)
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Finally: AngelList and SecondMarket team up for legal, controlled look-alike to crowdfunding

Finally: AngelList and SecondMarket team up for legal, controlled look-alike to crowdfunding | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
In perhaps the worst kept secret in venture history, SecondMarket and AngelList have teamed up to allow accredited investors to legally invest purely online on AngelList for the first time. Basical...
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The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Healthy Eating: Top 10 Tips for 2013

The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Healthy Eating: Top 10 Tips for 2013 | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
As we enter into a new year, we can never seem to avoid making resolutions… (The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Healthy Eating: Top 10 Tips for 2013 via @Technori - http://t.co/e2rZeoY8 #entrepreneur...
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20 of the Most Memorable Marketing Moments in 2012 [INFOGRAPHIC]

20 of the Most Memorable Marketing Moments in 2012 [INFOGRAPHIC] | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Take a moment to look back at some of the most memorable marketing moments of 2012 -- in infographic form!
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Five big threats to your wealth in 2013 - Telegraph

Five big threats to your wealth in 2013 - Telegraph | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
A 33pc fall in the FTSE and a big inflation shock are among the key concerns of one expert.
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Unlocking the global trillion-dollar crowdfunding market

Unlocking the global trillion-dollar crowdfunding market | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
The transparency and social networking dynamics of crowdfunding have been excellent at keeping fraud near zero, to the point where heavy regulation will work against this new economic machine.
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Impress Potential Investors in 12 Steps

Impress Potential Investors in 12 Steps | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
To convince investors to fund your business, you'll need to address their chief concerns.
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How Giving Became Cool

How Giving Became Cool | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Ted Turner’s $1 billion donation to United Nations causes 15 years ago changed a business culture and reshaped philanthropy.
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I Just Self-published, Now What?: 8 easy steps to starting to sell books online

I Just Self-published, Now What?: 8 easy steps to starting to sell books online | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
So you just self-published, 8 things to do next http://t.co/INY843zV #marketing #ebooks #PubTips #amwriting #reviews #publishing
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Chuck Feeney: The Billionaire Who Is Trying To Go Broke - Forbes

Chuck Feeney: The Billionaire Who Is Trying To Go Broke - Forbes | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Chuck Feeney has earned $7.5 billion,
but he's not on The Forbes 400. Instead,
the Duty Free Shoppers founder has
secretly given it away as fast as he's made
it.
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Rise of the student-entrepreneur | Social Entrepreneur Guide

Many years ago, when a new dean at my university referred to the faculty as “content providers”, my colleagues and I rolled our eyes. It was the latest hokey label for an old profession. There was “sage on the stage” (the ...
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5 Trends Entrepreneurs Will See in 2013

5 Trends Entrepreneurs Will See in 2013 | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Ingrid Vanderveldt, Dell's "entrepreneur in residence" who works with the Dell Center for Entrepreneurs says startups will see some big changes this year.
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140 Twitter Marketing Tips for 2013

A collection of Twitter marketing tips from all over the world. (RT “@ExactTarget: People don't buy from logos. People buy from people. You social engagement should reflect that.
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The 3 Most Important Online Marketing Metrics to Monitor

The 3 Most Important Online Marketing Metrics to Monitor | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Identifying and tracking the right metrics can help you achieve your business goals and improve your search engine rankings.
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David Cameron announces £30m boost as start-up loans for young entrepreneurs scheme expanded - Number 10

David Cameron announces £30m boost as start-up loans for young entrepreneurs scheme expanded - Number 10 | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
£30m boost as start-up loans for young entrepreneurs scheme expanded - Number 10 (RT @Number10gov: PM announces £30m boost to Govt Start-Up Loans scheme for young entrepreneurs http://t.co/93BMZBfS...
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12 Female Entrepreneurs Who Inspired Us in 2012

12 Female Entrepreneurs Who Inspired Us in 2012 | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
These young women behind companies including Spanx and Polyvore made it big in 2012. Here's how they made an impression on YEC members.
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Richard Branson on Giving Your Employees Freedom

Richard Branson on Giving Your Employees Freedom | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
The billionaire entrepreneur on why giving employees independence is sound business.
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Founders: Learning should be your top 2013 New Year’s resolution

Founders: Learning should be your top 2013 New Year’s resolution | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
As we get closer to the New Year, the ritual of making resolutions begins and we all flock to the usual patterns: we want to to eat healthier, work out more, get promoted, or spend ...
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Top 15 venture capital deals of 2012

Top 15 venture capital deals of 2012 | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
We survey the top venture capital investments into tech companies of the year. To make this elite list, you needed to raise at least $89 million in 2012.
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School Is Not Necessarily Education | The Entrepreneur Mind by Kevin D. Johnson

School Is Not Necessarily Education | The Entrepreneur Mind by Kevin D. Johnson | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal, and his brilliant idea http://t.co/eujNAIBF #entrepreneurship #business #startup
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8 Content Marketing Trends for B2B

8 Content Marketing Trends for B2B | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Are you wondering if content marketing can help your business? If so, look no further.
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How One Startup Grew a $100M Business Without Spending Venture Capital - Forbes | Startup e Consulenza Aziendale

How One Startup Grew a $100M Business Without Spending Venture Capital - Forbes | Startup e Consulenza Aziendale | Entrepreneurs Institute Futurist | Scoop.it
Forbes How One Startup Grew a $100M Business Without Spending Venture Capital Forbes For many startups, raising a round of funding is a day of celebration. It's exhilarating knowing that someone believes enough in your idea to put money behind it.
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