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The Ultimate List of Startup Resources - Enternships Resource Zone

The Ultimate List of Startup Resources - Enternships Resource Zone | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
A comprehensive list of startup resources to help you start, run and grow your business. And some cool tools, startup jobs and learning opportunities.
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10 Ways To Lose Your First Million As An Entrepreneur

10 Ways To Lose Your First Million As An Entrepreneur | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
Starting a new business is a serious undertaking. Yet many aspiring entrepreneurs I know approach it as a fun project, get-rich quick scheme, or perhaps an expensive hobby.
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Does Your Startup Have a Strategy? - Entrepreneur

Does Your Startup Have a Strategy? - Entrepreneur | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
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On Monday my 39-student MBA class, Strategy and the CEO, discussed the concept of strategy. While the term is often used in business, it is dimly understood.
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Michael Binzer's curator insight, June 6, 7:06 AM

Not all startups have a clear strategy, and maybe they don't need one! Different type of startups - different approaches

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Marc Andreessen On How To Turn Impossible Ideas Into Successful Businesses

Marc Andreessen On How To Turn Impossible Ideas Into Successful Businesses | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it

His VC firm has backed Airbnb, Box, Facebook, Jawbone, Pinterest, Skype, and Twitter, among others. Now it has another hit--VR firm Oculus Rift, which...

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Your startup does best when your employees can challenge & disagree with you

Your startup does best when your employees can challenge & disagree with you | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
GUEST POSTImage Credit: ShutterstockWhether you run your own company or work for a great one, it’s important to always challenge the status quo and pursue constant improvement.
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Who are the Angel Investors and Venture Capitalists with a focus on early-stage businesses started by minorities?

Who are the Angel Investors and Venture Capitalists with a focus on early-stage businesses started by minorities? | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
Although that’s probably not the right question to be asking (because the right investor is one who is investing in you as a businessperson, not you as a minorityperson), some firms and groups specializing in this sector are NMAN, the National Minority...
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Op-Ed: What We Learned Launching An App and Finding Product/Market Fit

Op-Ed: What We Learned Launching An App and Finding Product/Market Fit | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
Here's an inside look at our first-hand experience launching an app and applying the validated learning principle.
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Three Unglamorous Truths Every Entrepreneur Should Know

Three Unglamorous Truths Every Entrepreneur Should Know | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
By Farhana Huq Having been a supporter of women entrepreneurs for more than 15 years, I’ve had a unique window into the realities of their lives, from the boot strapping have-nots to the VC-backed Stanford grads.  As someone who started my first social...
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The Four Parts of a Minimal Viable Product by @TriKro

The Four Parts of a Minimal Viable Product by @TriKro | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
Isn't an MVP just a bare bones product? If people sign up for our MVP, that means we've got Product/Market Fit, right? Nope. A real MVP has four critical parts. (How can I do lean startup in my friggin huge company?
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Doing Everything Is Not a Startup Strategy - Forbes

Doing Everything Is Not a Startup Strategy - Forbes | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
Doing Everything Is Not a Startup Strategy
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Startups have few resources so their best strategy is to focus and find a single thing they can do ten times better than anyone else.
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How-To: Early-Stage Startup Marketing

How-To: Early-Stage Startup Marketing | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
We at Everhour share startup marketing tips and tricks together with the first-hand experience on different promotion tactics.
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6 Ways Startups Can Play Nice With Corporations - Entrepreneur

6 Ways Startups Can Play Nice With Corporations - Entrepreneur | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
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It is safe to say that the majority of startups around the world have historically perceived large, established technology companies as poor dance partners.
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Marc Kneepkens's curator insight, April 8, 9:16 PM

As a startup you usually have big plans. Involve some big partners. Seek out potential business partners in your area.

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Guerrilla tips for raising venture capital

Guerrilla tips for raising venture capital | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
Lessons on raising venture capital from Academia.edu chief executive Richard Price.
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The Ultimate Guide To Bootstrapping Hardware Startups

The Ultimate Guide To Bootstrapping Hardware Startups | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
This guide aims encourage hardware entrepreneurs with the resources, processes and tips to help you build something out of nothing.
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7 Habits Of Exceptionally Resilient People

7 Habits Of Exceptionally Resilient People | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
The best entrepreneurs don't give up in the face of adversity. Here's how you, too, can become more resilient.
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3 Angles for Understanding Angels

3 Angles for Understanding Angels | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
Entrepreneurs seeking a heavenly relationship with their investors should know three things before pitching their business.
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Michael Binzer's curator insight, June 5, 8:35 AM

Tips to understand your investors

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The Man Who Single Handedly Converted A Washed Out Land Into A 1,360 Acre Forest - The Better India

The Man Who Single Handedly Converted A Washed Out Land Into A 1,360 Acre Forest - The Better India | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
He has built a 1,360 acre forest all by himself!
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How to facilitate business angel investments? | LegalBooster

How to facilitate business angel investments? | LegalBooster | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
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Foreign Startups And Tech Investors Are Looking For A Home In The US - Forbes

Foreign Startups And Tech Investors Are Looking For A Home In The US - Forbes | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
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Investors came out in force as well.
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5 Startup Rules Entrepreneurs Should Ignore

5 Startup Rules Entrepreneurs Should Ignore | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
There are important distinctions to consider between startup founders and small business owners, who tend to take a very different path to success.
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How to raise money from angel investors — Behind the Scene - Silicon Valley — Me...

How to raise money from angel investors — Behind the Scene - Silicon Valley — Me... | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
Sometimes halos are hard to come by (How to raise money from angel investors — Behind the Scene - Silicon Valley — Medium - http://t.co/9mXckhuSYa via @StartupRev)...
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How Venture Capitalists Decide What to Fund

And what you can learn from investor rejection. (How Venture Capitalists Decide What to Fund http://t.co/4Bx08f8yHa)
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7 Reasons Why Your Startup Will Fail (And How to Soften the Blow)

7 Reasons Why Your Startup Will Fail (And How to Soften the Blow) | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
When you start up, ensure that you overcome all of these seven reasons which will increase the chances of success by multifold.
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Here's a look inside a typical VC's pipeline (a must-read for entrepreneurs)

Here's a look inside a typical VC's pipeline (a must-read for entrepreneurs) | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
While it may seem that one percent represents depressing odds for a founder to secure VC funding, in reality, the process tends to help entrepreneurs refine their strategy.
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8 tips for creating the perfect pitch deck (from someone who's raised $75M)

8 tips for creating the perfect pitch deck (from someone who's raised $75M) | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
There’s a lot of advice out there about creating pitch decks, so why should you take mine? Well, I’ve raised a total of three rounds of venture financing totaling $75 million for Bigcommerce.
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Brad Tollefson's curator insight, April 7, 12:50 PM

big time deck pitching...

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The World's Top 10 Venture Investors For 2014

The World's Top 10 Venture Investors For 2014 | Startup Founder's Lounge | Scoop.it
The new face at the top of this year’s Midas List of top venture investors owes his position to Facebook, the social platform whose 2012 IPO has propelled five investors into the top ten in the past two years. Only this time, it’s because Facebook wrote a check—for $19 billion. Facebook’s announced [...]

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