Introductions

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How to Cold Email a Stranger for Advice
Cold Email

How to Cold Email a Stranger for Advice

The cold email is a tough email to write, but the right nugget of wisdom can save an entrepreneur years of headache and thousands of dollars.
Ramit Sethi
How to Send the Perfect Thank You Email and Create Long-Lasting Relationships
Email

How to Send the Perfect Thank You Email and Create Long-Lasting Relationships

Here's a script you can use when sending the essential follow-up email.
Ramit Sethi
The Only Email Template You Need to Get That Crucial Introduction
Email

The Only Email Template You Need to Get That Crucial Introduction

For an entrepreneur, connections are everything, and there's nothing more powerful for building those connections than a personal, warm introduction.
Ramit Sethi
5 Mistakes That Can Destroy Your Launch
Take It From The Pros

5 Mistakes That Can Destroy Your Launch

Don't let your genius product idea crash to Earth due to an avoidable marketing gaff. Heed this list and achieve lift off.
Phil La Duke
Is Your Personal Elevator Pitch Incoherent Babble?
Introductions

Is Your Personal Elevator Pitch Incoherent Babble?

A sudden introduction to a new person would seem simple enough, but most of us have neither thought it through nor gotten it down pat. Here's how.
Phil La Duke
How LinkedIn Has Helped Kill Cold Calling Once and for All
Linkedin

How LinkedIn Has Helped Kill Cold Calling Once and for All

LinkedIn's messaging feature allows others to get to know you first, on their own terms, which is preferable to pretty much everyone.
Stephen Key
9 Networking Blunders That Undermine Your Reputation
Networking

9 Networking Blunders That Undermine Your Reputation

Think of networking as meeting new people so you can figure out how to be be helpful, instead of the other way around.
Darrah Brustein
How to Make Your Startup Introduction Email Simple, Clear and Awesome
Email Marketing

How to Make Your Startup Introduction Email Simple, Clear and Awesome

The first impression is everything -- even via email. Here are tips to get it right.
Alex Iskold
6 Ways Introverts Can Avoid Feeling Shy at Conferences
Introverts

6 Ways Introverts Can Avoid Feeling Shy at Conferences

Have your opening line ready and find something useful to do. You're good to go.
Jacqueline Whitmore
4 Business Meetings You Should Never Take
Time Management

4 Business Meetings You Should Never Take

The busier you get, the less time you have to spend on unproductive meetings because, well, you're busy working on revenue-generating activities.
Adam Callinan
The Do's and Don'ts of Asking for an Intro to a Venture Capitalist
Funding

The Do's and Don'ts of Asking for an Intro to a Venture Capitalist

If you want to give in front of an investor to pitch your company, you better do some legwork first.
Alex Iskold
4 Essentials for Being the Person People Remember
First Impressions

4 Essentials for Being the Person People Remember

When you make it clear how you can help, people remember that.
Jacqueline Whitmore
4 Ways to Always Leave Networking Events With an Appointment
Networking

4 Ways to Always Leave Networking Events With an Appointment

Networking can be enjoyable but that's not why anybody does it. Have a plan for meeting the people you can help, and vice versa.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Why and How You Should Write a Forwardable Introduction Email
Introductions

Why and How You Should Write a Forwardable Introduction Email

This style of message makes it simple for your connection to introduce you to that potential client or investor.
Alex Iskold
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