January 23, 2013

Lean Startup’s Eric Ries on building accountability into your startup

by David Spark

Entrepreneurs love quoting the tenets of The Lean Startup movement but Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup, urges entrepreneurs to move beyond the buzzwords and take on metrics. Find out why you need to take a closer look at metrics to understand what really matters to growing a business. Continue reading

January 17, 2013

Techniques for working smarter — not harder

by David Spark

Success comes from being smart about how you work which doesn’t necessarily mean you have to forgo sleep and family to be successful. At The Lean Startup Conference in San Francisco, we asked attendees how they plan on working smarter, not harder in 2013. Watch the video to hear their responses. Continue reading

January 14, 2013

Best advice on starting a new business

by David Spark

What’s the best advice anyone ever gave you about starting a business? We asked the question at the Lean Startup Conference. Continue reading

December 13, 2012

Latest trends powering the Innovation Economy

by JD Lasica

Highlights and takeaways from the Venture Summit Silicon Valley 2012, featuring thought leaders in tech and business. Continue reading

November 29, 2012

Practical advice for women entrepreneurs

by Ayelet Noff

9 tips to encourage women to take leadership roles in the tech space In addition to being a founding partner in Socialmedia.biz, I started building the Blonde 2.0 name and educating startups about the importance of social media back in 2006 when almost no one understood what I was talking about. Back then I was a one-woman show. The industry … Continue reading

November 14, 2012

Snoox: Recommendations from friends, not strangers

by JD Lasica

Snoox, a new social recommendations engine has launched and is showcasing the power of peer recommendations. Snoox aspires to be a social application that helps users to share recommendations for the things they love and to find the best of everything. Continue reading