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What is the best advice for a young, first-time startup CEO?

What is the best advice for a young, first-time startup CEO? | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Answer (1 of 175): Invest in people ... Source: LinkedIn (What is the best advice for a young, first-time startup CEO? http://t.co/m92FLbK57V)
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Want to be a successful founder? Not without these qualities

Want to be a successful founder? Not without these qualities | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Ilya Pozin is an entrepreneur, writer and investor. He is the founder of Open Me, a social greeting card company, and Ciplex, a digital marketing agency. He’s a columnist on entrepreneurship ... (Want to be a successful founder?
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What Every Entrepreneur Needs To Know About Obamacare Now - Forbes

What Every Entrepreneur Needs To Know About Obamacare Now - Forbes | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
What Every Entrepreneur Needs To Know About Obamacare Now Forbes As we read and hear about the Obamacare website woes and the unexpected cancellation of individual health insurance policies related to the individual mandate, many entrepreneurs...
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7 inspiring TED talks every entrepreneur should watch

7 inspiring TED talks every entrepreneur should watch | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
I think most entrepreneurs should dedicate some time out of their week just to watch TED Talks. It might seem silly or a waste of time -- after all, you are trying to build an empire here. That is ...
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When Customer Service Goes Really Wrong

When Customer Service Goes Really Wrong | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
The blogosphere is buzzing with a tale of customer service gone very, very wrong. For those who missed it, New York Times reporter Ron Lieber was dining at...
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What startups can learn from the Tesla fire crisis

What startups can learn from the Tesla fire crisis | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
When the first Tesla fire happened, the company's previously golden stock plummeted. Luckily, it was able to do some quick and massive damage control, and helped that the driver was ...
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If You Want To Be A Sucessful Entrepreneur, Start Here - Forbes

If You Want To Be A Sucessful Entrepreneur, Start Here - Forbes | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
If You Want To Be A Sucessful Entrepreneur, Start Here Forbes The very first step toward becoming an entrepreneur is figuring out what you truly want. Paul B. Brown is the co-author of Just Start published by Harvard Business Review Press.
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The Lean Hardware Startup: From Prototype To Production | TechCrunch

The Lean Hardware Startup: From Prototype To Production | TechCrunch | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
If the printing press was about "anyone can read," the web about "anyone can write," the hardware ecosystem changed enough to say today "anyone can build."..
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How Dreaming Can Inspire Your Most Brilliant Ideas

How Dreaming Can Inspire Your Most Brilliant Ideas | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Inspiration can strike in the most unexpected places, and often, the best creative ideas occur while we're sleeping.
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Mark Cuban's 12 Rules for Startups

Mark Cuban's 12 Rules for Startups | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
The billionaire tech entrepreneur offers his best advice from hiring passionate employees to never hiring a PR firm. ("...It's a startup so there are just a few employees.
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6 Easy Steps to Being a Master Networker All of the Time

6 Easy Steps to Being a Master Networker All of the Time | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Building and maintaining professional relationships may seem like a big time-suck, but these six steps can help you work it into your life with ease.
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59% of businesses say conversion rate optimisation is crucial to their digital strategy

59% of businesses say conversion rate optimisation is crucial to their digital strategy | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Three out of five businesses (59%) believe that conversion rate optimisation is crucial to their overall digital marketing strategy, according to a new report from Econsultancy and RedEye.
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The Power of Mornings: Why Successful Entrepreneurs Get up Early

The Power of Mornings: Why Successful Entrepreneurs Get up Early | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Waking up earlier can make you more productive. Here is how to turn yourself into a morning person.
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Digital entrepreneurs: 'Take the brakes off digital engagement in schools'

Digital entrepreneurs: 'Take the brakes off digital engagement in schools' | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Educators should base the curriculum around digital platforms and "take the brakes off digital engagement in schools," according to Chris... (Digital entrepreneurs: 'Take the brakes off digital engagement in ...
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The Good, The Bad, The Secret: The Nuclear Deal with Iran

The Good, The Bad, The Secret: The Nuclear Deal with Iran | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
When word came that Secretary of State John Kerry was winging his way back to Geneva, there was little doubt a deal had been reached with Iran for some nuclear concessions in exchange for a modicu...
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Greg Asner: Ecology from the air | Video on TED.com

What are our forests really made of? From the air, ecologist Greg Asner uses a spectrometer and high-powered lasers to map nature in meticulous kaleidoscopic 3D detail -- what he calls “a very high-tech accounting system” of carbon.
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90% of Tech Startups Fail [Infographic]

90% of Tech Startups Fail [Infographic] | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
A recent study by Allmand Law found that more than 90% of all tech startups fail. It’s a bleak statistic, but let’s take a look at why. The below infographic… (RT @Hanya2Menit: Temuan dari Allmand Law, lebih dari 90% entrepreneur pemula itu gagal.
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5 Essential Principles For Growing Your Small Business

5 Essential Principles For Growing Your Small Business | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
It isn't all it takes but these five essentials will help you build a solid base and become one of the small businesses that succeeds.
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Google Employees Confess the Worst Things About Working at Google

Google Employees Confess the Worst Things About Working at Google | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Apparently working at Google isn't as heavenly as it's cracked up to be.
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New startup economics: Why Amazon (web services) and Dropbox need each ... - GigaOM

New startup economics: Why Amazon (web services) and Dropbox need each ... - GigaOM | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
New startup economics: Why Amazon (web services) and Dropbox need each ... GigaOM The role of Amazon's web services in revolutionizing the startup ecosystem is well illustrated by the spectacular rise of Dropbox, an online storage service.
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Build your startup advisory board

Build your startup advisory board | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Q. What is the best way to build an advisory board? Is there a standard to compensating them?
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Zoopla founder backs London student digs start-up

Zoopla founder backs London student digs start-up | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
The founder of Zoopla knows a thing or two about property – and he thinks he’s spotted a winner with one London start-up hoping to revolutionise student accommodation. (Congrats!
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Signs You Might Be a Terrible Leader (Yes, You)

Signs You Might Be a Terrible Leader (Yes, You) | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Sometimes you need to look inward before you can lead a team to greatness. Here's what to look for.
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FasterCures • Big Data Needs Big Ideas

FasterCures • Big Data Needs Big Ideas | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
RT @lesamitchell: @KauffmanFDN: Big Data needs Big Ideas @fastercures: http://t.co/bQ4xfdJ4GJ. @hackingdata @andyhpalmer @CDCgov @sanofi @…
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Validation Board - FREE tool for testing startup ideas, stop wasting time and money

Validation Board - FREE tool for testing startup ideas, stop wasting time and money | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
The #ValidationBoard just launched! FREE tool to test startup ideas without wasting time or money. via @Lean http://t.co/F6olspvgkL ^gz
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