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What Innovation Isn’t

My best friend’s nephew learned how to play piano by watching YouTube videos. He and his sister also mastered guitar this way. At 14-years-old, and with no formal instruction, he’s regularly publishing his own brand of electronic music to SoundCloud with. In their wildest dreams I’m sure Google co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page never suspected their purchase [...]

Why Startups Need To Own Their Swag

Each year nearly 500,000 new businesses are started in the U.S. Perhaps one of them is yours. While it’s tempting to think of business as a stodgy and formal affair, nothing could be further from the truth. Entrepreneurship is about solving problems. At the end of the day it’s not about companies, products or features. It [...]