John Rampton

John Rampton

Entrepreneur and Connector

John Rampton is an entrepreneur, investor, online marketing guru and startup enthusiast. He is founder of the online invoicing company Due. John is best known as an entrepreneur and connector. He was recently named #3 on Top 50 Online Influencers in the World by Entrepreneur Magazine and has been one of the Top 10 Most Influential PPC Experts in the World for the past three years. He currently advises several companies in the San Francisco Bay area.

There Are People You Need to Consult Before Taking the Entrepreneurial Leap
Entrepreneurs

There Are People You Need to Consult Before Taking the Entrepreneurial Leap

You need a clear idea of what you're getting into and so does everybody who will have to go along for the ride.
15 Tips for Improving Your Skills Interviewing Job Candidates
Interviewing

15 Tips for Improving Your Skills Interviewing Job Candidates

You want the interview to feel like a friendly conversation, even though it is as nerve wracking for you and for the candidate.
32 Financial-Technology VCs Entrepreneurs Need to Know
Venture Capital

32 Financial-Technology VCs Entrepreneurs Need to Know

The rapid growth of 'fintech' in recent years shows no sign of slackening.
8 Tech Skills Entrepreneurs Must Have to Succeed
Skills

8 Tech Skills Entrepreneurs Must Have to Succeed

Tech mastery is not invariably necessary to success launching a business but tech competence is indispensable.
12 Billing Mistakes That Make It Harder for Your Business to Get Paid
Payments and collections

12 Billing Mistakes That Make It Harder for Your Business to Get Paid

A little effort upfront to get your invoices right often results in much more reliable cash flow.
6 Tips for Even the Busiest Entrepreneurs to Get the Sleep They Need
Sleep

6 Tips for Even the Busiest Entrepreneurs to Get the Sleep They Need

Getting too little sleep is like putting too little gas in your car. You won't get where you want to go.
9 Ways Backed by Research to Turn Around a Bad Day
Productivity

9 Ways Backed by Research to Turn Around a Bad Day

Sucking it up is noble but try a little chocolate, too.
To Improve Productivity Tell Your Team to Go Take a Hike
Productivity

To Improve Productivity Tell Your Team to Go Take a Hike

Giving employees exercise breaks benefits their wellbeing and your bottom line.
From A to Z: 200 Essential Resources for Entrepreneurs Building a Business
Entrepreneurs

From A to Z: 200 Essential Resources for Entrepreneurs Building a Business

It is a very long journey from great idea to functioning business but, happily, there is help available every step of the way.
These 25 Successful Startups Were Built With Outsourced Development
Startup Basics

These 25 Successful Startups Were Built With Outsourced Development

There is a world of talent helping entrepreneurs afford their dreams here at home.
5 Signs It's Time to Put Your Startup Out of Its Misery
Startup Basics

5 Signs It's Time to Put Your Startup Out of Its Misery

Entrepreneurs need optimism to start and realism to, eventually, succeed.
10 Options for Hosting Your Startup Website
Web Hosting

10 Options for Hosting Your Startup Website

Web services that fit your budget are available regardless if your startup is a local business or a disruptor with global ambitions.
That 'Aha' Moment: How You Know When Your Startup Has Succeeded
Success Stories

That 'Aha' Moment: How You Know When Your Startup Has Succeeded

Entrepreneurs work so long with so much uncertainty that many are slow to recognize when, at last, they can enjoy their success.
Millennials Have Rediscovered the Benefits of Joining a Professional Organization
Entrepreneurs

Millennials Have Rediscovered the Benefits of Joining a Professional Organization

For career and business networking, social media is no substitute for meeting your peers face to face.
The 4 Ingredients of Utah's Startup 'Secret Sauce'
Startup Basics

The 4 Ingredients of Utah's Startup 'Secret Sauce'

The aptly nicknamed Beehive State has a strong entrepreneurial culture and offers ample support for startups.