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StartupBP starts tomorrow July 12, 2013: what do you need to know?

StartupBP, the weekly meetup for startup entrepreneurs to practice their pitch with real, live bodies in the room, starts tomorrow.  Here’s what you need to know.

  • What: StartupBP, a weekly meetup for entrepreneurs to practice their 30-second and 3 minute pitch
  • When: every Friday, right after #StartupChowdown
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StartupBP starts Friday July 12 at 1pm at ATV

What a great lineup tonight at Atlanta Startup Village!  I love this event, and not just because of the free beer, but because we get to see and hear Atlanta startups tell their story in a non-pressurized, very low key manner.

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Five ways you can "Be the Tortoise" and a bonus!

I’m a huge Dave Ramsey fan, and try to emulate the principles he puts forth in his books, seminars, and daily radio show.  One of Dave’s all-too-common sayings is, “Read the book: the Tortoise wins every time!”  In other words, slow and steady wins the race every time.  We … Keep reading >>>

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5 things you must do in your 30 second pitch, and how to learn them

If you are starting a business, you’re going to tell people about it. That’s how you get it rolling. But what do you say? If you’re stuck in an elevator with someone you know is an investor in your market sector, and he or she asks you “So, what do … Keep reading >>>

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Launching at Startup Riot

I’ve launched several new businesses before, but not like this. “This” is new, good, and very exciting.  When I  made deductmor official in December, I had my ideas for launching. Then the folks at ATDC told me about Startup Riot. My ideas suck.  Sanjay‘s idea is better. … Keep reading >>>