Andrew Medal

Andrew Medal

Serial Entrepreneur, Digital Strategist, Web Designer, Author, Volunteer

Andrew Medal is the founder and CEO of creative agency Agent Beta, which fuses together clever and creative design with advanced technology to help companies and brands thrive. He recently published his first book, Hacking the Valley. Follow his personal blog at AndrewMedal.com where you'll find life advice, inspiration and entertainment.

6 Entrepreneurs You Should Learn From Now
Startup Basics

6 Entrepreneurs You Should Learn From Now

A short list of some of my favorite business leaders and where to read their insights.
7 Simple Ways to Start Your Dream Business Today
Startup Basics

7 Simple Ways to Start Your Dream Business Today

Stop procrastinating and begin living the life you want.
11 Vital Books for First-Time Entrepreneurs
Books

11 Vital Books for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Here are some of my favorites that will assist anyone looking to start a business.
21 Tips for First-Time Entrepreneurs
Startup Basics

21 Tips for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Starting on this wild path of business ownership? Check out this list of must-know advice.
5 Reasons Leaders Should Follow the Example of Tyler Durden From 'Fight Club'
Leadership

5 Reasons Leaders Should Follow the Example of Tyler Durden From 'Fight Club'

To be sure, I'm not advocating becoming a cult leader who advocates acts of domestic terrorism.
Opportunity Everywhere: Why and How You Should Cold Email Everyone
Email

Opportunity Everywhere: Why and How You Should Cold Email Everyone

Using this method has gotten me on the phone with celebrities and landed me as a contributor to this website.
3 Lessons From My Failed Business With a Guy I Met on Craigslist
Startup Basics

3 Lessons From My Failed Business With a Guy I Met on Craigslist

If you've ever jumped into a relationship way too quickly, and let things get serious way too fast, you'll have a small glimpse of what happened.
3 Must-Haves to Raising Money Without a Product
Investors

3 Must-Haves to Raising Money Without a Product

Yes, it's completely possible to win the backing of investors without something physical to show.
The Trait Entrepreneurs Share With a 100-Million-Year-Old Species
Entrepreneurs

The Trait Entrepreneurs Share With a 100-Million-Year-Old Species

I gained some valuable insights about business owners while scrolling through my Instagram feed.
6 Reasons CrossFit Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur
Startup Basics

6 Reasons CrossFit Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

For one startup founder, the fitness platform with a cult-like following provides a physical, mental and emotional challenge.
How My Life as an Entrepreneur Shaped My Time in Prison
Entrepreneur Mindset

How My Life as an Entrepreneur Shaped My Time in Prison

What other business owners can learn from how I used my startup skills during the two years I spent behind bars.
3 Secrets of Building a Personal Brand From a Marketing Master
Personal Branding

3 Secrets of Building a Personal Brand From a Marketing Master

Neil Patel has been able to build multiple million-dollar businesses by utilizing his personal brand.
What Biggie Smalls's Accountant Taught Me About Life
Inspiration

What Biggie Smalls's Accountant Taught Me About Life

The 'Accountant to the Stars' had a big impact on me with just a few words.
3 Entrepreneurial Skills Inmates Perfect
Startup Basics

3 Entrepreneurial Skills Inmates Perfect

The experiences of prisoners serve as an extreme, stark example of those of startup founders.