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Food Production

As the sun was going down we crossed a river tumbling out of the foothills where local Malawian women were washing their crops in preparation for market. 133 more words


10 secrets for a successful start up

Start-ups are all in the spot light right now. Since Airbnb took the online world by storm we’ve seen the rise of all sorts of online platforms trying to sell us everything and anything. 1,026 more words


Sneak Peak. . . . . .

“A local coffee company has beaten ridiculous odds and been chosen as the winner of a Super Bowl Ad contest. Only 1 of 15,000 entries could win and this Round Lake company did it with Death Wish Coffee. 16 more words

An Ode to Kicking "Butt"

Okay, we’re not going to lie. We’re pretty proud to have won the Kick Ass Award at 1 Million Thanks (read more about it and all the other great honorees… 679 more words

Entrepreneurs & Startups

S-Curve of Business: Stage 1

All companies go through a phenomenon known as the “S” curve, aptly named because it follows the shape of an S (clever huh?). These stages include: 324 more words

Entrepreneurs & Startups

How to be more successful at marketing your start-up.

To be successful at marketing you first need to understand what it is. Unfortunately, the answer is not clear at all. Ask 10 entrepreneurs the same question and they will most likely each give you a different answer. 561 more words


My Top 10 Favorite Angel Investor Questions

The only thing I know for certain about early-stage companies is that there will be uncertainty. Even the best opportunities often twist, turn and pivot thousands of times before they produce a return for their investors. 258 more words