Steve Eakin is a speaker, investor, startup advisor and the founder of Startup Black Belt, where he helps tech startups launch, grow and scale.
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Running a Business
Creativity and thoughtfulness is the key to giving gifts that reinforce relationships -- any time of the year.
Apps today earn money as readily as websites did in the '90s. And anyone can create them, without knowing the first thing about tech.
The internet was made for profit, not just just memes and political discourse.
Make sure they know what they are doing. And don't just take their word for it.
After reading over 100 books this year, I've selected these as the ones I believe will give your business a boost.
minimum viable product
The most important lessons entrepreneurs can take from the internet's biggest empire are from when it was a just another startup.
If you get one tiny insight, you can change your entire life.
Starting a Business
Follow the new rules of business to get ahead of the pack.
When I turned off the television I discovered six hours a day for having a life.
People who only think about the long term risk running out of time.
Social Media Marketing
If your actions aren't speaking louder than your ads, work more and advertise less.
The startup world is more exciting when you're receiving a paycheck than if you're the one worrying how to make payroll.