Atlanta Tech Blogs has just reached a fun vanity metric: 20,000 organic twitter followers. Yay. Lots of digital marketing lessons have been learned over the past 3 years about how to gain a solid social media following without spending any money (hint: content, content, and more content). But … Keep reading >>>
When I use the phrase “content marketing”, most people I’m talking to nod their heads and agree that it’s a necessity for any business, especially a startup or a small business without a huge marketing budget. But when we dig deeper, I find that many people still lack a good … Keep reading >>>
This clip from Apollo 13 exemplifies what I believe is the absolute most fun about startups: solving problems. Software or services…or baklava. Whatever you’re starting, you’re starting it to solve someone’s problem, even if the problem is not having the best dessert at your fingertips.
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There simply is no substitute for doing. If you’re building software that automates some process, do that process manually first. If you’re building a machine that does a task, you must do that task first. Manually. If you are creating, packaging, and shipping a product over and over and over, … Keep reading >>>
The answer to that question is in the poem below. You’ll be blessed just to read it to the end. My late Great Aunt Romie recited this poem word for word at my wedding rehearsal dinner. She was 86 at the time, but sharp as a tack. She didn’t miss … Keep reading >>>