Feel The Fear And Do It Anyway: How to Turn Your Fear and Indecision into Confidence and Action
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Build Your User Base with These Human Behavior Hacks
As Director of User Experience at Yammer (and therefore Microsoft), Cindy Alvarez spends her time thinking deeply about why people do what they do. Here's what she's learned.
Foundr's Comprehensive Guide to Business Models - Foundr
Ever wondered how your favorite comedy website makes money? How about that free file-sharing program you use everyday? And what about that RPG that you’re spending all of your free time playing (and some of your not-so-free time)? Some businesses make their money in obvious ways—put a product on
Kickstart your branding using mood boards
As a startup one of the most important things you’ll need to do is to build a strong brand. There will be an array of people interacting and influencing your brand such as interns, designers, developers and marketers. This is why it's important that everyone understands the general brand tone. By going through a mood board session early on - before any designs have been created, you can ensure that everyone has a better grasp on the brand vision. This prevents disappointment and lofty…
Be At One founders: ‘Learn from our mistakes’
Be At One could have failed if its three founders didn’t stick to what they knew best – cocktails. But have you ever wondered why the 30-strong chain doesn’t do food? Well, food almost crippled the fledgling business in the late 90s. Nicholas Robinson learns the lessons pubs can take at the group’s 18th birthday bash.
10 things I learned from looking at 600 pitch deck reviews
Getting face time with a venture capitalist or angel investor can be next to impossible. Often you have to rely on quick intros, a pitch competition, or a friend’s promise to pass along a message. Once you have a foot in the door, you’ll need to win over an investor with your pitch deck. Tailoring t…
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9 Metrics to Help You Make Wise Decisions about Your Start-Up
Revenue is the most important metric when it comes to starting a business. But it’s not the only metric you should be concerned with. Of course some companies have gotten very creative when it comes to justifying their business model to investors...Read More.
How to use the Net Promoter Score to build a product people love
The term building a product that people love is frequently used in the startup world. But love is not a binary thing and it would be great to have some way of measuring if your product is loved, by how much, by whom and to surface suggestions for how to improve the product. Fortunately, the Net Promoter Score (NPS) is a simple and powerful metric that gives you all three. I find it is the most useful metric for understanding how your customers perceive your product and for generating insight…
Diary of an entrepreneur: Dealing with investors, lawyers and deadlines | Startups.co.uk
Starting a business isn't always straightforward. To help you get your idea off the ground, Startups.co.uk blogger Lana Elie is back with her latest column. Reflecting on three key lessons she learnt from the early days of starting her floristry […]
Diary of an entrepreneur: What I learnt from crowdfunding | Startups.co.uk
Floom founder Lana Elie reflects on the things she wishes she knew before taking to Crowdcube... and explains how she raised £100,000 over her target