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5 Ways to Master Marketing

5 Ways to Master Marketing

Your awesome new product is always at the forefront of your mind, but you realize that it’s unlikely anyone else thinks about it, or has actually even heard of it. How do you get your target market to give your product the time of day when they are distracted by products that offer solutions to […]

The Importance of Developing Buyer Personas and How to Do It

The Importance of Developing Buyer Personas and How to Do It

This post is for Susie. Susie is short for Susie Startup, and we know that although Susie is wise and knowledgeable, Susie is in the early stages of her path as an entrepreneur. She is seeking out basic information, tips, and tricks about the essential parts of becoming a successful self-starter. Susie is curious about starting […]

My 3 Biggest Takeaways From Running A Successful Software Consultancy

My 3 Biggest Takeaways From Running A Successful Software Consultancy

After eight years, I have a pretty good handle on how to run a successful software consultancy. These are my three biggest takeaways. 1. Define success. Someone who has 100 employees and $10 million in annual revenue isn’t inherently more successful than you are. Success is getting what you truly want, not what you think […]

Our Resolution

Our Resolution

As we begin to close the book on 2017 and move into 2018 my email inbox is starting to pile up with the usual: Make 2018 Even Better! and similar emails as I’m sure yours is as well. This is an interesting time of year, everyone is making resolutions to get healthier, stop doing those […]

What Does Your Company Actually Do?

What Does Your Company Actually Do?

You guys are like a web design or marketing company right? I can’t tell you how many times I’ve had to correct someone about what my company does for our clients. If you are anything like me, you tend to over-explain things. We put buzzwords in where they don’t belong, we try to sound smart. […]

NDSBDC

NDSBDC

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