The State of Startups: What It Is Really Like to Run a Startup Today

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Does it seem like technology startups have become increasingly popular over the years? If so, it is not your imagination. A 2017 study revealed that technology-based startups have risen 47 percent in the last decade. This information makes sense as entrepreneurs can accomplish many...

How to Re-Energize Your Employees and Retain the Very Best Talent – Marshall Mosher, Vestigo

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The most successful and memorable team-building activities are ones that don’t feel like a normal day at the office. They build trust, manage conflict, encourage communication, and increase collaboration. In this segment, we speak to Co-founder and CEO of Vestigo, Marshall Mosher, whose clients...

Need Help with Early-Stage Start-Up? Check out These Innovative Atlanta Accelerator Programs

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For years, places like San Francisco, New York City, and Seattle have ruled the startup and innovation scene. The newest technological trend or large-scale creative idea always seemed to come from cities in the north or west. However, this trend is rapidly changing. In...

Atlanta’s Growing Innovation Hub: The What and Why Behind Corporate Incubators

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Over the past decade, innovation and flexibility have seemingly only gone hand-in-hand with startups and small businesses. Their composition allows them to be nimble in creating ideas that larger companies may not have the time nor flexibility to pursue. However, one of the main problems...

Choosing The Right Crowdfunding Platform

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Crowdfunding, or soliciting multiple small contributions online instead of relying on a single investor, is an increasingly popular way for entrepreneurs to raise the capital necessary to launch a company. Many entrepreneurs see success stories and think they can do the same thing by...

Startup Incubators and Accelerators: What You Need to Know – George Deeb

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Atlanta is the country’s best-kept secret for tech startups, due largely in part to its abundance of co-working spaces like incubators and accelerators. Organizations like Atlanta Tech Village, TechSquare Labs, and ATDC Georgia Tech focus all of their energy on supporting entrepreneurs who want...

What to Look for in a Business Plan Writer

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If you are planning to start your own business, you first need to establish a solid plan. From doing your market research and evaluating the potential of your products to scouting out the perfect location for your retail operations, you will have plenty of...

Building the Next Generation of Tech Innovation – Larry Williams, Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)

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Here to discuss the importance of educating, promoting, and uniting Georgia's technology community is Larry Williams. Larry is the President and CEO of the Technology Association of Georgia or TAG for short, one of Georgia’s largest advocates for business development throughout the state. As the...

The First 7 Steps to Starting Your Online Business

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Starting an online business is a dream shared by people across the world. Some entrepreneurs are attracted by the freedom, both financial and geographical, while others want to pursue a passion. For most entrepreneurs, running an online business is both challenging and rewarding. It...

Keeping It Simple, and Other Successful Startup Strategies – George Deeb, Red Rocket Ventures

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Building a successful startup is not an easy task, and it might be tempting to try and be all things to all people in your industry. That business model, however, is not sustainable and our guest today explains why keeping it simple is the...
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Sweet Auburn: A Resilient, Atlanta Hub for Black Business Ownership

In 2017, the Metro Atlanta area ranked number seven on the Kauffman Foundation’s 2017 Index for Startup Activity of best metropolitan areas for black-owned...
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The Difference Between Digital Marketing, Social Marketing, and Pay Per Click Advertising – Alex...

The prospect of marketing your business can be overwhelming at times, but it doesn’t have to be. Our guest today, Alex Membrillo lends his...
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Why the SBA is America’s Best-Kept Secret for Economic Development – Ashley D. Bell,...

The SBA, also known as the U.S. Small Business Administration, might just be the best-kept secret in the Federal Government. This agency provides support...
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Finding Business Partners That Complement You, Not Clone You

Entrepreneurs know the value of having the right business partner. Those who've developed an idea into a business understand that no person can do...
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How to Better Lead and Engage the Next Generation of Employees – Ryan Jenkins,...

According to Gallup research, millennial employment turnover is over three times the rate of other generations, costing the U.S. economy a staggering $30.5 billion...
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