Top 5 Apps to Help You Network

Published on September 20th, 2012 | by Tod Whipple

You may remember our post last year highlighting the importance of networking and offering six tips to take advantage of your next conference, seminar or serendipitous coffee shop run-in. If you still feel like you need a better networking... Read More



Kabbage funding for online merchants

Published on September 19th, 2012 | by Tod Whipple

Looking for money to buy inventory, supplies, or other stuff? Enter Kabbage, a simple way for startups and online merchants to obtain funding to grow their businesses.  Kabbage offers easy and flexible money advances for companies... Read More



Regulation D

Published on September 17th, 2012 | by Tod Whipple

I was asked a great question about the different components of the JOBS Act and the confusing nature of Reg D private placement offerings. I wanted to share my answer with the Startup Addict community. Regulation D continues... Read More



Branded Entertainment Model – Leap Year S2

Published on August 28th, 2012 | by Tod Whipple

If you are a Hulu fan then you probably already watched Season 2 of Leap Year. A scripted show following the founders of startup called C3D set to revolutionze video conferencing with hologram technology.  Although the entrepreneurs... Read More


Ecommerce Trends

Top Ecommerce Trends for Startups

Published on August 21st, 2012 | by Tod Whipple

Like any aspect of online media, ecommerce websites and technology are constantly evolving. For the start-up ecommerce business owner, it’s a good idea to keep an eye on the latest trends to see which of these... Read More



Running Lean Startup Review

Published on July 30th, 2012 | by Tod Whipple

I just finished reading Running Lean: Iterate from Plan A to a Plan That Works by Ash Maurya.  This is a second edition to the theory and concepts provided by Eric Ries in The Lean Startup. The book... Read More



Entrepreneur Roadmap Infographic

Published on July 16th, 2012 | by Tod Whipple

In 2011, 543,000 new businesses were created each month. In a rocky economy, many professionals new to the workforce are opting out of looking for a job, and instead creating their own. Institutions like Rasmussen College... Read More



Promoting small business on a budget

Published on July 13th, 2012 | by Tod Whipple

Promoting a small business on a budget Promoting your business does not have to mean spending a fortune on shiny interactive ads or huge multi-channel marketing campaigns, especially for smaller firms. If you have a start-up... Read More

Splattered Thoughts


Traveling Abroad for Graduate School

Published on July 13th, 2012 | by Tod Whipple

After spending thousands of dollars on four years of college, it’s no surprise that people want to move on and start earning their first paycheck. It’s not only financially sensible, but it’s also great to help... Read More

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