David Telleen-Lawton Presents at Lean Startup Conference 2015

If you missed  The Nitty Gritty of Setting Up Customer Discovery Meetings by David Telleen-Lawton at The Lean Startup Conference 2015, he shared the down and dirty details of setting up meetings for Customer Discovery. Having set hundreds of B2B and B2C discovery meetings over the years, Telleen-Lawton tells how to [...]

Resources for Student Entrepreneur Organizations

With the 2016  school year getting ready to start in the next six to eight weeks at most colleges and universities I have had several conversations with student entrepreneur organizations about how I might be able to help them. I have developed content and given talks and webinars over the last [...]

Tools for Buzzword Compliant Business Models

A collection of humorous tools that generate buzzword compliant business models. Web Economy Bullshit Generators First there was Dack Ragus' (@dack) "Web Economy Bullshit Generator." He started with sketches ("Kinda like Da Vinci's sketchbook, except for bullshit"): "I made this massive list of potential bullshit terms while sitting on Miami Beach [...]

By | 2017-12-06T23:22:42+00:00 July 23rd, 2014|1 Idea Stage, skmurphy, Tools for Startups|0 Comments

FounderSuite Worth a Look for Saving Time On Your New Startup

There are a number of forms packages now available for entrepreneurs that provide templates for incorporation, investment term sheets, hiring employees and contractors, etc.. And there are several business model canvas tools that are designed to facilitate useful discussions among founders and advisors (and potential investors) about a new startup. [...]

Enterprise Change Agents Need to Add Process Mining to Their Bag of Tricks

Today many change initiatives (and new software sales almost always involve the key elements of a change initiative) rely on interviews and replicating the results from an existing “manual system.” Processes mining tools and techniques will play an important role here. […]

Three Useful Tools: MyPermissions, SocialMention, HackerFollow

MyPermissions: Checks for third party application access to your Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Dropbox, Instagram, and Flickr accounts. SocialMention: Allows you to do keyword and phrase search across more than one hundred social media sites including Twitter, Facebook, FriendFeed, YouTube, Digg, Google, etc... HackerFollow: follow comments and posts by [...]

By | 2012-01-03T01:19:15+00:00 January 2nd, 2012|Funding, skmurphy, Startups, Tools for Startups|0 Comments

Feed Readers De-Mystified at Sep-23 Lunch & Learn Webinar

I will be giving a short presentation on  "Feed Readers De-Mystified--Tips For Keeping Informed" at the September 23 Lunch & Learn Webinar hosted by People on the Go. Cost: No Charge When: Thursday, September 23, 2010 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM PDT Register: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/151449787 I will outline some important ways [...]

By | 2010-08-29T21:57:56+00:00 August 29th, 2010|Events, Tools for Startups|1 Comment