Connect to Human Networks To Find Breakout Opportunities

Sep 22

By Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn Earlier this month, I wrote that breakout opportunities are what transform your career. Opportunities do not float like clouds. They are firmly attached to individuals. If you’re looking for an opportunity, you’re really looking for people. If you’re evaluating an opportunity, you’re really evaluating people. If you’re trying to...

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How Startup Valuation Works – Measuring a Company’s Potential [infographic]

Jul 09

By Anna Vital, FunderesandFounders How would you measure the value of a company? Especially, a company that you started a month ago – how do you determine startup valuation? That is the question you will be asking yourself when you look for money for your company. Let’s lay down the basics. Valuation is simply the value of a company. There are folks who make a...

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It Takes 3 to 5 Years to Prepare to Sell a Small Business

Apr 24

By Annie Pilon, Small Business Trends Are you considering selling your small business?  Perhaps you think it’s a good time to sell, considering that more businesses have been bought and sold this year than at this time last year, according to a BizBuySell survey. However, valuations of those businesses could be lower in 2013, thanks to some tax changes. So if you...

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The Most Tried and Failed Small Businesses [Infographic]

Mar 27

If you are running a small business and have been around for any length of time, give yourself a pat on the back. I’ve been running my small business for 16 years now and believe me, I’m thankful each and every day. I especially feel that way after coming across this small business infographic on some of the most tried and failed small businesses. Did you know...

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Feb 01

By Yong Fook, Enterprise About 8 years ago I found myself working at a large global banking corporation doing back office type stuff. I rarely mention it to this day due to the spectacularly negatable impact it has had on the rest of my career. Except maybe for one lesson. For myself and about 50 other people at the office, day to day we had to interact with the CMS...

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Evolution of a Startup [presentation]

Sep 27

Cushman Wakefield Presentation: Evolution of a Startup from Column Five Media...

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