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How to Be Ready for the Spotlight: The Founder’s Guide To Looking Ridiculously Good Online

As a startup founder, there’s no one better poised to tell your story than you, whether you believe that or not. But not every founder is ready when the media comes-a-calling. Here’s how to not get caught with your pants down. Intro: Why be media ready, startup founder? Let’s face it: As the founder of […]

Unicorns Under Your Nose: Tapping Into Your Team’s Thought Leaders

So many people are hung up on attracting the elusive unicorn hire to join their team. That mythical creature that can do it all – a grand and powerful workhorse with a pointed, spiralling horn atop its head. For a startup, having someone who can wear many hats is essential given the topsy-turvy, flip-floppy nature […]

How to Create a Results Driven Influencer Marketing Strategy

It takes a lot of time, effort, and resources to connect with an engaged social audience. Developing a stellar product or service, doesn’t mean you’ll automatically get the attention of your target market. Just like you need to work for press coverage, funding, and acquisition, social authority requires some elbow grease. The key to a […]

Demand Marketing Command Center [Infographic]

Demand marketing is shown to be incredibly effective way to attract visitors to your site and skyrocket lead generation. Unlike traditional methods, demand marketing clusters your content marketing, PR and social media into one, cohesive strategy to attract (and keep) “out of this world” customers. As a startup, you don’t have the same brand recognition or advertising budgets […]

All Time Best Startup Conferences To Attend in 2016

Now that you’ve put down all that holiday cheer (Baileys in your 6 a.m. coffee, afternoon cheese and wine and evening beers and Settlers of Catan), it’s time to plan your year. And with that, comes registering for some serious conference-going-professional-development-time. This includes making a list of books to read, people to connect with and, […]

Top Leadership Styles of Tech Giants (And Those That Embody Them The Best)

“Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.” –Peter Drucker The leadership style at an organization of any size can be the ultimate deal breaker between success and failure. From the mailroom to the top corner office, everyone is touched by a company’s leaders at some point, even if they don’t know […]

Take the Stage: How Speaking Gigs Can Grow Your Startup (and How to Get Started)

Okay, so you’re not a thought leader yet. But you’re ready to rise above the noise and start driving the conversation forward in your startup’s industry. You’ve got great ideas and experiences to share and you’re anxious to be heard. Well then, it’s time to take the stage. There’s no better way to fast track […]

11 Best Pinterest Marketing Boards of All Time

Every month, we round up our “best” of all time on topics ranging from content marketing and social media to analytics and CRO. We delve into everything you need to get your startup the attention and traction it deserves! This month, we’re taking a look at the startups and organizations who are taking Pinterest beyond recipes and […]

Screw Productivity: Find Happiness as a Startup Founder on Your Own Terms.

If you’re anything like me, your mind whizzes a mile a minute. “OK, so this month’s revenue… are we on target?” “Did that journalist respond? Is the article happening or not?” “Am I a strong enough leader? Should I push harder?” “Why haven’t those videos converted any leads yet? They’ve been up 10 minutes!” “Squirrel.” […]