Michael Santiero

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Why do most start-ups fail to successfully scale up? Five reasons where founders are going wrong

<b>By K Yatish Rajawat</b><p>The only goal every start-up has is to successfully scale and disrupt or own an industry. The biggest reason that bulk of them …

Startups

38 Design Tips for Creating an Amazing User Experience

The SEO and online marketing landscape is one that is constantly in flux, changing with small steps or big leaps as the online realm itself evolves to stay in touch with what users want and need.<p>If you are still focusing your optimization and marketing efforts on keeping pace with search engine …

Excercise Caution When Using These Web Design Trends

Like most cultural products, web design has its own zeitgeist. Every year sees a new crop of popular design components, features, and trends. …

11 advanced excel tricks that will help you get an instant raise at work

Massive swathes of the economy rely on the program, and becoming skilled at Excel has become a license to print money in business.<p>So while there are a lot of basic tricks that you have to know, there are also a few tricks that will set you head and shoulders above the competition.<p>If you want to …

The Husband And Wife Duo Behind Brooklinen Have Grown A $25 Million Business In Just Two Years

Vicki and Rich Fulop are the husband and wife duo behind Brooklinen, a direct-to-consumer startup offering fair-priced bed linens and home accessories. The couple was inspired to launch Brooklinen after a fateful stay in a hotel, where they encountered a set of luxurious sheets. When the duo …

Selling

Bank Loans Aren’t the Best Way to Spark Startups

Venture investments do much more to boost entrepreneurship and help startups grow<p>Bank loans and venture investment are both crucial sources of capital for growing businesses.<p>But which does a better job of helping those companies grow and boosting entrepreneurship overall?<p>To tackle that question, …

Venture Capital

5 Best Mobile Productivity Applications to Help Startups Take Off

Are you planning to get your startup off the ground? It can be either exciting or nerve-racking! However, new innovations get underway and have …

5 Mistakes SaaS Startups Often Make with Pricing

<i>This piece first appeared on Tom Tunguz’s</i> <i>blog</i><i>.</i><p>The purpose of a price is to tax usage of a product. That’s how companies generate revenue. Discovering …

Product Management

How Well Do You Know the Language of Startups?

From pebcak to pufferfish, entrepreneurs throw around lots of jargon. Take our quiz and see how well you know it.<p>Talk to the entrepreneurs who populate San Francisco, Silicon Valley or New York City’s Flatiron District, and you might think you’ve landed in a foreign country. The startup world is …

Startups