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.

The 4 Steps a Startup Used to 'Book' $200K in 2 Months
Starting a Business

The 4 Steps a Startup Used to 'Book' $200K in 2 Months

A company that writes and publishes books for its clients has already seen big growth.
What Growing Up Broke in a Rich Neighborhood Taught Me About Business
Lessons

What Growing Up Broke in a Rich Neighborhood Taught Me About Business

This unique experience actually worked out to my advantage, and some of the lessons I learned helped shape my perspective and outlook on life and entrepreneurship.
5 Unstoppable Female Entrepreneurs Making Their Dents on the World
Women Entrepreneurs

5 Unstoppable Female Entrepreneurs Making Their Dents on the World

These women have gained a lot of attention for their contributions to ecommerce, subscription services and content creation.
6 Epiphanies I've Had Writing Explosive Content
Writing

6 Epiphanies I've Had Writing Explosive Content

A Entrepreneur columnist reflects on the takeaways he's learned so far after seeing some of his articles go viral.
6 Brilliant Lessons From the Startup World's New Rich
Success Strategies

6 Brilliant Lessons From the Startup World's New Rich

Some of these entrepreneurs preach their messages off the rooftops, and others are more subtle.
16 Entrepreneurs Share 16 Tools They Cannot Live Without
Tools

16 Entrepreneurs Share 16 Tools They Cannot Live Without

In the chaos of starting up, tools can provide infinite value, and finding the ideal tools can be the "saving grace."
5 Tips to Help You Overcome Startup Struggles
Startup Basics

5 Tips to Help You Overcome Startup Struggles

It's at these points that our strength, tenacity, resiliency, courage and motives as entrepreneurs are tested and sharpened.
6 Life Hacks Learned in Prison That Will Maximize Your Productivity
Productivity

6 Life Hacks Learned in Prison That Will Maximize Your Productivity

Spending a few years behind bars totally sucked, but at least I developed some good habits that I still follow today.
5 Definitive Laws First-Time Entrepreneurs Must Adopt
Starting a Business

5 Definitive Laws First-Time Entrepreneurs Must Adopt

Want to be a successful business owner? Replace these things you should stop doing with those you should start now.
50 Global Entrepreneurs Recommend 50 Books That Forever Impacted Their Lives
Books

50 Global Entrepreneurs Recommend 50 Books That Forever Impacted Their Lives

My Facebook group of business owners from around the world share their favorites.
11 Killer Free Tools to Launch and Build Your Startup
Tools

11 Killer Free Tools to Launch and Build Your Startup

Use all of the resources you can find to your advantage.
Hack PR for Your Startup With These 5 Tools
Public Relations

Hack PR for Your Startup With These 5 Tools

Creative publicity tricks will empower you to gain the exposure your company needs.
Use This 5-Question Zombie Apocalypse Formula to Choose Your Co-founder
Co-founders

Use This 5-Question Zombie Apocalypse Formula to Choose Your Co-founder

Building a startup comes with a whole ton of obstacles. Make sure you have the right person by your side.
5 Important Startup Lessons From 'Shark Tank'
Shark Tank

5 Important Startup Lessons From 'Shark Tank'

For a television show that's all about entertaining, the program has a lot to offer entrepreneurs.
6 Entrepreneurs You Should Learn From Now
Entrepreneurs

6 Entrepreneurs You Should Learn From Now

A short list of some of my favorite business leaders and where to read their insights.