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Negative Signals, Frustrations & Messy Middles: Scott Belsky on the Spearhead Podcast

“I feel like the greatest product and project ideas are born from some sense of frustration.” — Scott Belsky   Entrepreneur, investor and author Scott Belsky was frustrated with the disorganized nature of the creative world, so he created Behance to fix that problem. Scott’s new book, The Messy Middle, was also born out of […]
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Building Your Brand, Missed Opportunities and “What’s Next”: Tim Draper on the Spearhead Podcast

“I think if you’re going to build a brand in investing, you need to create a new form of investing. I think you have to change the paradigm.” — Tim Draper Even the most successful investors in the world, like DFJ founder and world-renowned venture capitalist Tim Draper, miss out on big opportunities. Tim and […]
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A Few Things We Learned From Daniel Gross

Daniel is the Founder of Pioneer and runs Y Combinator’s AI track. He is an early investor in Cruise, Gusto and Opendoor. Below are some investing lessons from our session with Daniel. Don’t belabor decisions; either pass or figure out what else you need to know “I’ll sleep on it” doesn’t work. It’s rare you […]
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Jeff Clavier on Standing Out, Valuations, and Saying No

“It’s actually not about the money, it’s about the advice, connections, experience, expertise, and track record.” — Jeff Clavier As an angel investor, the value you provide to early-stage companies extends outside of the checks you write. With thousands of competing angels and firms trying to get into the same attractive deals, you have to […]
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A FEW THINGS WE LEARNED FROM KEITH RABOIS

Keith is a Partner at Khosla Ventures and early investor in YouTube, Yelp, Yammer and Airbnb. Below are some investing lessons from our session with Keith. Invest in deals that are uniquely suited to you Investing is generally an efficient market, so you should focus on deals where you have a proprietary advantage. Whenever Keith […]
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10 Lessons Learned Writing My First Business Book [Infographic]

When I became an entrepreneur way back in 2004, the idea of writing my first business book to help budding entrepreneurs was …

NBP084 -­ Inventing Greatness and Protecting Yourself in the Process, with Chris Hawker

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NBP083 -­ Startups, Ruffling Feathers and Marketing Like Mad, with Noah Kagan

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NBP082 ­- Why Entrepreneurs Should Procrastinate on Purpose, with Rory Vaden

Click here to Subscribe to the ‘New Business Podcast’ via iTunes! Procrastination is something we all have faced as entrepreneurs and there …

NBP081 – How to Build Your Brand by Writing a Book

Click here to Subscribe to the ‘New Business Podcast’ via iTunes! As an online entrepreneur I believe there are three main focuses …