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Entrepreneur’s Guide To Customer Development eBook [$25 Freebie]

Entrepreneur’s Guide To Customer Development eBook [$25 Freebie]

While I’ve been involved in a lot of start ups, I’ve never started one of my own. Frankly, I don’t think I’m really the entrepreneur type. Which is okay, because not everyone can (or should) be. That said, I do believe there is a lot to learn from the entrepreneur mindset and process.

One of the key parts to all businesses are gaining and understanding your customers. This, however, is something that alludes a lot of us. I’m thinking that this free ebook might be able to help—The Entrepreneur’s Guide To Enhanced Customer Development: This Free Ebook is a Must-Read for All Entrepreneurs.

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Last Chance To Join The Lean Startup Movement [Deals]

Last Chance To Join The Lean Startup Movement [Deals]

Let’s face facts: most startups fail, even if they launch to much fanfare. With that in mind, you’re looking to make your very own startup a success. You know the odds are stacked against you. So how do you put yourself in a postion to have a greater chance of success?

By taking advantage of this Cult of Mac Deal, which lets you join The Lean Startup Movement at a fraction of the regular price, that’s how. But you’d better act fast — because today is the last day that deal is on the table!

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Join The Lean Startup Movement [Deals]

Join The Lean Startup Movement [Deals]

As we head into South by Southwest this week, there is an aura of “startup fever” that is present not just in Austin – but everywhere you look. But let’s face facts: most startups fail, even if they launch to much fanfare. With that in mind, you’re looking to make your very own startup a success. You know the odds are stacked against you. So how do you put yourself in a postion to have a greater chance of success?

By taking advantage of the latest Cult of Mac Deal, which lets you join The Lean Startup Movement at a fraction of the regular price, that’s how.

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Is Steve Jobs’s Biography An Inspiration To Entrepreneurs, Or A Warning?

Is Steve Jobs’s Biography An Inspiration To Entrepreneurs, Or A Warning?

Blogger Jason Kottke has noticed an interesting pattern: Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who take Steve Jobs’s biography not as a guide to success, but as a warning.

Kottke points to four entrepreneurs who are scaling back on work to focus on their families, lest they turn out like Steve Jobs.

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Cult of Mac Deals Black Friday BLOWOUT: Create World-Class Demo Videos [Save $218]

Grumo Media Demo Video Course

“These might be my favorite instructional videos ever. – Ashton Kutcher”

Take it from pretty boy and newly-minted startup investor, Ashton Kutchertoday’s exclusive offer is a BLACK FRIDAY KNOCKOUT punch! If your company doesn’t have a demo video, it’s missing out on the most effective way to convert those visitors into lifetime-long customers – by up to 400%.

To create a professionally made, high-quality video like this would typically run you at least $5,000…but with Cult of Mac Deals, you don’t need $5,000 to compete with the big boys.

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Watch Steve Jobs Brainstorm With His Team At NeXT In This Fascinating Documentary [Video]

Walter Isaacson’s terrific Steve Jobs biography offers a magnificent insight into how Steve created Apple, and the work he did behind the scenes. However, it doesn’t talk all that much about NeXT — another computer company Steve founded during his spell away from Apple in the mid-eighties.

These fascinating clips from a series called Entrepreneurs do, however. They show Steve as many of us have never seen him before — discussing new ideas with his team, brainstorming on company retreats, and leading NeXT to create something awesome.

Check out more of the documentary after the break.

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