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Rick Laston I am an Inventor with a desire to be in business.

February 22nd, 2017

"I Dare You" by William Danforth.

kraig Web App Tech Dev,desperate to brexit

February 22nd, 2017

Tell her to keep her money until you need Cash flow loan

Ana Wagner Enterpreneur dealing of web dev, design, app dev

February 22nd, 2017

You can look for a reliable parnter among Ukrainian software outsourcing companies. They are more reliable than the cheapest Indian ones as my own... More

Fred Davis Mentor at Runway Incubator

Last updated on February 22nd, 2017

I advise most startups to not place a valuation on their company. The only valuation that matters is the valuation of the lead investor in your series... More

Richard Gammons Program Manager/Product Manager

Last updated on February 22nd, 2017

I highly recommend "CS50" which is a Harvard University "Introduction to Programming Course" offered for free through edX: https://www.edx.org/. It's... More
More than 65% of new companies fail because they lack funding. In this course, you’ll learn common fundraising mistakes, how to nail an elevator pitch, how to craft a killer pitch deck, where to source investments from, and all about term sheets and convertible notes.

Dat Nguyen Co-Founder at SoftupSolutions.com

February 22nd, 2017

The cost on your product development can be varied depending on your requirements (like many contributors have said). Starting a tech company without... More

Langston Richardson Founder of Startup for Jobseeking Tools + AI

February 22nd, 2017

Are you set on doing a competition this way? In my opinion, you might get a lot of people who aren't qualified to handle your project due to the fact... More

Chris Cotter

February 21st, 2017

First off: are we talking about a "vision" or a "deliverable?" It matters. Are you selling the concept, plan, or vision of what your product and/or... More

Irwin Stein Very experienced (40 years) corporate,securities and real estate attorney.

February 21st, 2017

The various methods of valuation that you suggest are all sound but most business brokers will tell you that you can buy most small, operating businesses... More

Craig Larson Comprehensive Business Development • Analytics

February 21st, 2017

Two very important books: Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill 1937 The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs 2009

Kev Price start up founder, mentor, martial artist, bearded

February 21st, 2017

honestly ... if possible I'd find different investment. Taking this particular investor's money is going to move your focus away from long term sustainable... More

Golam Md Muktadir I am very open to learning and working together.

February 21st, 2017

I would recommend python, javascript or php. Learn with a goal (like building a simple website) so that you get a basic idea what programmers do.... More

Henry Daas Coach-Approach Strategic Advisor

February 21st, 2017

Traction/Gino Wickman The Art of the Start/Guy Kawasaki The Checklist Manifesto/Atul Gawande The Paradox of Choice/Barry Schwartz More

Scott McGregor Advisor, co-founder, consultant and part time executive to Tech Start-ups. Based in Silicon Valley.

February 21st, 2017

Considering probabilities, whatever your idea is, it probably COULD work. It is also very probable that it WON'T work, even though it "could". No... More

kraig Web App Tech Dev,desperate to brexit

February 21st, 2017

@Ranjit. Why do you think they need to have worked on a fitbit project? These are translatable skills. That's a bit like refusing to hire a driver... More

Arnold Daniels Leading a developer team for startup

February 21st, 2017

Consider spending days solely with the family or solely working. I find a 4 working days and 3 family days being a good split. (2 work days, 1 family,... More

Thomas Leavitt Sr. Level IT Consultant, Serial Entrepreneur

February 21st, 2017

1. The seed investors shouldn't care who owns equity at this point, that's your loss, not theirs. The issue probably isn't the ownership of the equity,... More

Bob Fields

February 21st, 2017

Hello Olga, Congratulations on your initial success in the marketplace! By starting small and learning how to service your accounts you can apply... More

Tyler Denk technology startup enthusiast

Last updated on February 20th, 2017

The first place to look for a co-founder or engineers for a nearly startup is your immediate network. A colleague from a previous job you had that... More

Manash Chaudhuri Entrepreneur, CRM Evangelist, Cloud Computing Architect, Product Management and Business Strategy Consultant

February 20th, 2017

Julia, as few of our friends have shared; it is important to define the functional requirement boundaries for your API based product/service and accordingly... More