I’ve known Chris Turner, the founder of 10Rocket since early last year, when he and I met at Tech Talent South. Shortly after that, Chris enrolled in The Iron Yard‘s Ruby on Rails software developer course, because he wanted to be able to build the software product that he … Keep reading >>>
|Charles Brewer, 1994|
We hear a lot about “culture” these days in the Atlanta tech startup world. David Cummings preaches about culture endlessly on his blog. Why does he do that? Because, in his words, “culture is the only thing that the entrepreneur can control in a startup.” While David … Keep reading >>>
We’ve had three great sessions of Pitch Practice this month, each with two winners of free tickets to the TechCrunch Meetup+Pitch-off at Prive next Tuesday, February 24th. Each week, we’ve heard a bunch of entrepreneurs give their best pitch, and then the group voted to determine the winners of … Keep reading >>>
Our kids (both 13) do not have smartphones. Yes, I know I’m a freak-parent for this day and age, but I’ll wear that one like a badge of honor. In a recent discussion about my and my wife’s horrible behavior, I was told by a friend as we discussed how … Keep reading >>>
Friday the 13th version of Pitch Practice brought another packed house with 8 solid pitches competing for the tickets to the TechCrunch Meetup+Pitch-off Feb 24.
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Giving an engaging presentation is hard work. Some people are natural orators, but most of us need practice, feedback, and guidance to improve our presenting skills. I teach the Digital Marketing class at General Assembly’s Atlanta location, run a weekly meetup of entrepreneurs every … Keep reading >>>
Beyond the obvious (write), there are tactics that you should build into the DNA of your blogging strategy. These are things that should become habitual, so you don’t even have to think about doing each of them. These are blogging habits that you see … Keep reading >>>