Alex Payne on Obligation →
youmightfindyourself: Back in March, I wrote (and subsequently removed most of) a ham-fisted post about the obligation that smart, privileged people should feel to work on things that might make a difference to other people. This was discussed in the context of questioning whether so-called lifestyle businesses are a good idea for entrepreneurs and society at large. I’ve mulled over the idea of...
Lean Startup Machine Day Two →
The Lean Startup Machine: NYC December Boot Camp →
Smart Entrepreneur: Sell a Trend →
This video brought to us by Professor Robert Vassalotti In this episode of “Smart Entrepreneur,” Divya Gugnani, co-founder of fashion site Send the Trend, outlines the strategies she used to build a social business with about 200,000 Facebook fans in less than a year. Gugnani relies on a number of social networks, including YouTube, Pinterest and Tumblr, and also uses...
The Lean Startup: Build Measure Learn →
Great article by Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup Machine…
When you grow up you tend to get told the world is the way it is and your life is just to live your life inside the world. Try not to bash into the walls too much. Try to have a nice family, have fun, save a little money. That’s a very limited life. Life can be much broader once you discover one simple fact: Everything around you that you call life was made up by people that were no smarter...