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Why your “to-do” list doesn’t work

If you’re like most folks, you have some sort of ‘to-do’ list at work. And since you’re not an anarchist, you probably assign each task some sort of priority and tackle the workload in order. Getting Things Done guru David Allen — someone...

Unplug to Recharge!

I was very lucky to take a much-needed vacation recently and get some rest and relaxation. During my break, I did not have access to e-mail, phone services or the Internet. Now, being someone who is constantly connected, I was worried about this. But guess what?...

3 Tips for Marketing on a Budget

Unbounce’s Noob Guide to Online Marketing is a massively massive infographic (see below) that teaches the basics of online marketing. It took months to create, and it’s been hung in the 500 Startups office, translated into different languages, and used to start whole...

How to Survive Your Start-up’s First Year

The bottom line about a startup’s first year is that it’s very scary. There are two aspects of fear that will trail you the whole year. The first is fear of failure. What if you tell everyone you’re starting a company and then you can’t and you...

Mistakes to Avoid When Building a Brand

There is no special formula to build a brand, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t certain things that businesses can do to help the process. According to Washington, D.C.-based advertising agency Pappas Group, building a distinctive brand can be as simple as  avoiding...