The Key To Innovation

Every company wants to be innovative. In fact, the term is coming up more and more often as part of the mission statements of businesses all across the globe. Innovation is the means by which companies can distance themselves from competitors and ultimately remain profitable over a long period of time. So what exactly are […]

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Networking Events in Denver, CO

Denver Colorado has been booming with new businesses and growth over the last few years. This growth also means that there is an influx of people looking for careers in the area. Denver’s growing economy has people searching for job fairs and networking events where they can socialize and meet other like-minded professionals. This article […]

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The Best Tech Conferences of 2018

2018 has enormous potential to bring in new and exciting technologies that the world has never seen before. Tese technological advancements usually are first presented to the world during Tech conferences held around the globe. Here is a list of conferences that are considered the best ones to attend this year.   Consumer Electronics Show (CES) […]

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The Best Podcasts for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

If you are growing your business, you might feel like you’re back in school again. “There’s gotta be a better way to do this,” you might think to yourself. Well, here are the five best podcasts, according to lead gen expert Tom Cutshall, that you can add to list for inspiration.

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What do they actually do at a venture capital firm, anyway? Andreessen Horowitz (Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz) together churn out multiple podcast episodes per week. They’re typically made up of interviews with startup founders and various associates at the firm, speaking about tech talent, market intelligence, business development, policy and regulatory affairs.

The #AskGaryVee Show

Gary Vaynerchuk might be the king of the social media hustle. He is equally a family man and a powerful investor; something many people aspire to become. On the #AskGaryVee show he delves into questions concerning entrepreneurship, startups, social media, and family businesses. With a  lifetime of experience gained from building successful, multi-million dollar companies, Gary hopes in inspire a sense of confidence and self-awareness within his audience. He’s also just great to listen to.

Check him out chatting about Kobe Bryant.


Expect questions like, What’s important in a pitch to investors? What does an investor need to see to invest in a startup, beyond the ideas? How does a startup know when to add staff? What positions are most critical to line up first? He’s charismatic and brings in a wide array of interesting folks to speak on this topics.

Startup

The producers at Gimlet Media brought the world the ridiculous yet mesmerizing “How tall is Jake Gyllenhaal?” affair. In this series, prepare to get hooked on the story of one business’s journey in the startup world. Alex Blumberg told their own story of launching Gimlet Media into the podcast universe in the first season. Season two focuses on the Y Combinator matchmaking startup Dating Ring. This season highlights the very real struggle of  creating a business model around  the complicated social phenomena of hooking people up. The latest season they follow stories about a multiple companies; whether prisoners, tailors, smugglers, or tech geeks, they’re all working toward one thing – a big change.

 Zen Founder

The work/life balance has to be a balance of more than just work and home life. There are many factors that feed into personal “wellness,” as husband and wife duo Rob and Sherry Walling discuss. Topics include the importance of protecting your time and focus, how exercise helps, and the value of simplicity.

 

Foundr Mag Podcast with Nathan Chan

Foundr Magazine hosts voices from the brightest young entrepreneurs; it started in digital form, written for young entrepreneurs by young entrepreneurs. Nathan Chan is a perfect representative of this community, he likes to chat, is well-networked, and brilliant. On the podcast, he invites a wealth of industry leaders to his show, including Gary Vaynerchuk and Tony Robbins.

 

 

 

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5 Tech Events that Can’t Be Missed

Attending a tech conferences is arguably the best way to learn about the industry, meet people, and potentially advance your career. Individuals attending these conferences have the opportunity to listen to lectures by established industry leaders, while finding time to network with innovative teams and individuals. There are tons of tech conferences across the country, with a few […]

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