Tim Huynh

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Business Lessons from Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran

The real estate mogul shared her wisdom in the keynote address at the National Association of Professional Women conference in New York City.<p>On Friday, the sixth-floor ballroom at the Marriott Marquis hotel in New York City was filled with the sounds of cheering and laughing women (and select men) …

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A 10-Point Checklist for Better Team Decisions

When team meetings are consistently unproductive, it's likely a symptom of a larger issue within your senior leadership team.<p>I've made the point before that attaining the ability to scale--reaching what I call Predictable Success--depends on the organization's leaders developing one skill above all …

5 Rules From the Silicon Valley Sales Bible

The bestselling author of Predictable Revenue explains how it's done.<p>Cold calling is dead and you can thank Aaron Ross for that. As one of the key architects of the sales organization at Salesforce, Ross wrote <i>Predictable Revenue</i>, a guide that has become the default model for growing startups and …

How Kaggle Uses the Crowd to Solve Your Big Data Problems

Kaggle's community of more than 140,000 data scientists compete against each other to create better predictive models for your company.<p>Odds are, you have more data about your customers (and other things) than you know what to do with. If so, meet Anthony Goldbloom, who does know what to do with it. …

5 Tips for Making It as a Bootstrapped Company

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With the rise of accelerators and incubators, the increase of outside investor options and the constant coverage of funding news, the prestige of seed capital has many entrepreneurs focused on wooing investors rather than developing their …

Small Business

Popular Crowdfunding Site Kickstarter Says It Was Hacked, Urges Users to Change Passwords

The burgeoning crowdfunding industry has walked with some swagger in recent weeks. But there should be more caution in its step now that one of its major players, Kickstarter, just admitted to being hacked.<p>New York City-based Kickstarter announced Saturday that its customers’ data had been …

Crowd Funding

Is Collaboration Still a Key to Success?

Collaboration, crowdsourcing, crowdfunding: hype or essential business values?<p>Collaboration <i>is a big-time word. Everyone uses it. It's a part of mainstream business jargon.</i> <i>But has the actual practice--and resulting value--of collaboration faded away?</i><p><i>The following is a guest post from Andrew Filev,</i> …

Customers

Network Better Without Business Cards

Smartphones aren't the only reason to abandon those paper cards in your wallet. Try this better networking technique.<p>A business card is a simple tool for sales or marketing, and, like any tool, it should be used with intent. But most people force cards on others, who accept out of politeness.<p>Worse, …

Networking

6 Writing Tips for Sales Messages

A crisp, well-written sales message will help you win more customers. Here are a few tricks for non-writers.<p>There is simply no sales tool that's more important than your sales messages--the one- or two-sentence explanation of why prospective customers should consider buying from you.<p>Unfortunately, …