Keep your ego under control and close those deals

Phil Morle | July 23, 2014 | Customer Development, Startup Science | 1 Comment |

Be careful of your own ego. This has been my most recent bruising lesson as an entrepreneur. My initial task…

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Introducing the 60 Day Startup

Sam Birmingham | July 22, 2014 | Startup Science | 1 Comment |

Over the past month or so we have been quietly testing a new Pollenizer Academy product and, as of late last…

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Don’t miss the pivot

Steve Sammartino | July 21, 2014 | Pollenizer News, Startup Science | 1 Comment |

A pivot is a nice word from startup land. It generally means that we actually failed, but gives us some…

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Six startup stories to inspire you

Alexis Knight | July 20, 2014 | Startup Science | 1 Comment |

Everyone involved in a startup can do with a bit of inspiration at any given moment. These are a collection…

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Startup History Repeats again, again and again.

Steve Sammartino | July 16, 2014 | Startup Science | 0 Comments |

It’s 1750 and the steam engine has just been invented. You’re an entrepreneur and 200 years of wealth creation and…

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Five things you can do right now to improve your startup according to Google Ventures

Alexis Knight | July 13, 2014 | #startupaus, Quick Tips, Startup Science | 0 Comments |

It’s probably the best unknown startup resource there is, but Google Ventures Library is a treasure trove of information on…

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Seven bonus signs your startup is going to fail

Sam Birmingham | July 10, 2014 | Customer Development, Quick Tips, Startup Science | 0 Comments |

With a rich vein of #flearns behind me, I was half-proud and half-embarrassed to mentally tick off five of the seven early signs…

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Industry Disruption Case Study: Finance

Sam Birmingham | July 7, 2014 | Enterprise Incubation, Startup Science | 1 Comment |

When your stock in trade evolves from paper notes to ones-and-zeroes on a computer screen, how vulnerable is the finance sector…

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What is a hack?

As a follower of Pollenizer’s blog, you have probably come across various hacks we talk about to support the work…

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Seven early signs your startup is going to fail

Alexis Knight | July 6, 2014 | Customer Development, Quick Tips, Startup Science | 2 Comments |

The product you’re launching hasn’t changed from your initial idea If you are launching a product that you sketched out…

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