Perhaps nothing can prepare first-time business owners for the wild ride ahead. But you don’t have to fly blind. Here’s advice from a founder living it.
We should be looking beyond superficial, static graphics and examining the social brand platform, instead. Read full article
Benjamin Franklin made sure to end every day by asking “What good have I done today?” Maya Angelou only wrote in tiny hotel rooms. Jack Kerouac made sure to touch the ground nine times before writing.
Sustained creativity doesn’t come from a flash of brilliance or a single afternoon of inspiration. It comes from a consistent routine that serves as the bedrock for getting things done. At 99U we’ve spoken with dozens of entrepreneurs, researchers, and creatives about their unique routines. Some of our favourites. Article via 99u.com
Ever feel as if, in the quest to get everything done, you’re not quite doing enough? For example, you’ve heard on various occasions (including once or twice from us) how important it is to keep in touch with former colleagues, whether you have strong ties or weak ones. But corresponding with old colleagues takes time–time that could be spent doing your actual job or bonding with new coworkers. Read more
Barry Schuler, who as a former CEO of AOL is one of the pioneers of the modern internet, sat down with Inc. editor-in-chief Eric Schurenberg to talk about the most exciting developments he sees in his work as managing director for venture-capital fund DFJ Growth. Via Inc