July 19, 2017

Book review: ‘Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups’

by JD Lasica

Book review: “Angel,” Jason Calacanis’ first book, is brash, candid and opinionated, much like the author, and it’s a refreshing change of pace from the dry angel investing tomes that have preceded it. Continue reading

Category: Books, Featured articles, JD Lasica
June 14, 2017

8 creative ways to use customer feedback to improve your business

by Guest writer

The real value of customer feedback lies in what you do with the information. Here’s how you can evaluate and act on the info you gather for your business. Continue reading

Category: Business, Featured articles
November 16, 2016

Takeaways from Launch Scale 2016

by JD Lasica

Here are highlights and takeaways from the LaunchScale event held Nov. 14-15, 2016 in San Francisco and attended by hundreds of startup founders. Continue reading

Category: Featured articles, JD Lasica, Startup
September 27, 2016

Harambe Live: Secrets to blowing up your company’s social channels

by JD Lasica

Harambe Live is the world’s biggest live tribute to the gorilla that captured the Internet’s hearts as well as a meme-heavy social marketing workshop. Continue reading

September 26, 2016

Essential viral marketing tools

by JD Lasica

Hillary Clinton’s “Between 2 Ferns” interview got 9.2 million downloads in its first four days and is one of the top viral videos on Ruzzit.com this week. This is the second in a series on modern viral marketing techniques extolled by Vincent Dignan of the United Kingdom. Also see: 10 rules of branding for your startup or small biz Harambe … Continue reading

Category: Featured articles, JD Lasica, Social media marketing, Tools
September 19, 2016

10 rules of branding for your startup or small biz

by JD Lasica

Tips on the “How to Growth Hack Your Sales” workshop, including 10 rules of branding for your startup or small business. Continue reading

Category: Featured articles, JD Lasica, Social marketing, Startup