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Seth Godin: Quieting the Lizard Brain

"What you do for a living is not be creative, what you do is ship," says bestselling author Seth Godin, arguing that we must quiet our fearful "lizard brains" to avoid sabotaging projects just before we finally finish them.

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10 Tips for Staying Focused From 10 Very Busy Young Entrepreneurs

10 Tips for Staying Focused From 10 Very Busy Young Entrepreneurs | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Having just wrapped up their three-month stint working out of Techstars' New York City-based office, the entrepreneurs that make up the tech accelerator's graduating class know a thing of two about...
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4 Entrepreneurs Behind Billion-Dollar Companies Share Their Secrets to Success

4 Entrepreneurs Behind Billion-Dollar Companies Share Their Secrets to Success | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Todd Pedersen is the founder of Vivint, a home automation company based in Provo, Utah, that sold to Blackstone for  $2 billion . Josh James is the founder of Domo, a business intelligence...
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Canada's Startup Network

Canada's Startup Network | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
In order to help me visualize how the national scene comes together I’ve put together a map of incubators, accelerators, co-working spaces and community hubs across the country.  As I come across...
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35 Electrifying Facts About Elon Musk

35 Electrifying Facts About Elon Musk | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Musk is known for his Tesla electric sports cars, but there's much more to know about this electrifying man.  Elon Musk was born in South Africa  in 1971
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8 Far-Out 'Jetsons' Contraptions That Actually Exist Today

8 Far-Out 'Jetsons' Contraptions That Actually Exist Today | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
The cartoon wasn't around for all that long compared to some of its contemporaries, but its  impact  is an  enduring  one. True, there are some aspects of it that are a bit dated -- you don't see...
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Solar power will soon be as cheap as coal

Solar power will soon be as cheap as coal | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Behind closed doors and downturned blinds, custom-built ovens with ambitious names like “Fearless” and “Intrepid” are helping to perfect a new technique of making silicon wafers, the...
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Controversial Marketing Secrets 

Controversial Marketing Secrets  | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it

What are the secrets behind great marketing? What motivates people to take a particular action.  This presentation reveals some of the controversial truisms behind marketing 

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How side projects saved our startup

How side projects saved our startup | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
It seemed like magic. How could this happen? More people cared about us in a few hours than in the entire last year. We made Unsplash to give something valuable to people. We thought even if a few...
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How To Design The Googleplex Of Schools

How To Design The Googleplex Of Schools | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
When the city of Alexandria, Minnesota, asked community members what they wanted in their new high school to be like, they replied, "like the Google campus." So they hired  John Pfluger  of...
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10 Breakthrough Technologies Creating The Future Today

10 Breakthrough Technologies Creating The Future Today | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Can you picture a future world where we lose the boundaries of what is reality and virtuality, what it is human and non-human? A world where we coexist with fairies, unicorns, driverless cars, crazy...
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Bionic Ants Could Make Up our Future Workforce

Bionic Ants Could Make Up our Future Workforce | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
The cooperative behavior of ants has been transferred to the world of technology by German engineering company Festo.  Their  BionicANTs  were inspired by nature and feature the delicate anatomy...
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How 9 Successful Companies Keep Their Customers

How 9 Successful Companies Keep Their Customers | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
No one likes to be dumped. But companies are blindsided every day by customers who leave them. Often, companies don’t see it coming: in fact,  91 percent of customers  leave without any...
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Why 5 minutes of ‘Goo-diligence’ will save your startup thousands

Why 5 minutes of ‘Goo-diligence’ will save your startup thousands | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
5 questions you should ask about any ideaI now live by the rule of “Goo-diligence.” Whenever you have a new idea or am asked for feedback on someone else’s, I won’t move forward without a...
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7 Reasons Why Your Business Will Never Be Acquired and What You Can Do About It (Infographic)

7 Reasons Why Your Business Will Never Be Acquired and What You Can Do About It (Infographic) | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
actively positioning your business to be acquired is not difficult to do. One effective approach for starting out, for example, is to analyze your business in terms of the various reasons an investor...
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10 Tips Mark Cuban Would Give His Younger Self

10 Tips Mark Cuban Would Give His Younger Self | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
As one of the most well-known sharks on Shark Tank, Mark Cuban didn't get where he is with luck alone. However, just like any other entrepreneur and investor, he had plenty of stumbles along the way....
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From Zero to 35,000: How I Built A Big Email List Exclusively About Books I Liked

From Zero to 35,000: How I Built A Big Email List Exclusively About Books I Liked | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Building an email list is the single best way to communicate with your audience, period. Because you own it. In May 2009, I sent an email to a friend. I’d been posting book recommendations on my...
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The Upside of Living Underground

The Upside of Living Underground | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
As cities get more crowded, why not build down? Kieran Nash profiles some of the world’s most unusual underground constructions, from Australian rock homes to Beijing’s subterranean spaces.
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10 Behaviors of Smart People

10 Behaviors of Smart People | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
One of the smartest choices you’ll ever make is to seek out smart people in your work relationships. Just to be clear, I don’t mean those who think they’re smart but do dumb things. I mean the...
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The best kindergarten you’ve ever seen

The best kindergarten you’ve ever seen | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
At this school in Tokyo, five-year-olds cause traffic jams and windows are for Santa to climb into. Meet: the world's cutest kindergarten, designed by architect Takaharu Tezuka. In this charming...
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8 Startups That Are Making Waves By Solving Big Problems

8 Startups That Are Making Waves By Solving Big Problems | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Want to experience fast growth and immediate success as a startup? Then you’ve got to bring something new to the table! Sure, businesses can do well following tried and true principles within their...
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Augmented And Virtual Reality To Hit $150 Billion, Disrupting Mobile By 2020

Augmented And Virtual Reality To Hit $150 Billion, Disrupting Mobile By 2020 | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Virtual reality and augmented reality are exciting – Google Glass coming and going, Facebook’s $2 billion for Oculus , Google’s  $542 million into Magic Leap , not to mention Microsoft’s ...
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Peter Thiel’s Formula For Success in Business

Peter Thiel’s Formula For Success in Business | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Peter Thiel is one of the most successful business people of recent years. Widely known as an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist, philanthropist and hedge fund manager, Thiel cofounded PayPal,...
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Obliterate Your Competition With These 7 Unstoppable Differentiators

Obliterate Your Competition With These 7 Unstoppable Differentiators | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
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