Articles, Ideas, and Books That Have Changed My Life As an Entrepreneur

This is a start articulating a set of resources for entrepreneurs that are for the most part not yet widely appreciated as applicable to entrepreneurship but that have had a significant impact on my perspective. I welcome any suggestions or lists from readers for what has influenced you, and opened you [...]

By | 2016-03-29T13:04:34+00:00 February 6th, 2010|Books, skmurphy, Tools for Startups|7 Comments

SKMurphy Featured In Case Study For Central Desktop

SKMurphy was interviewed and selected as one of a dozen case studies on Document Management Solutions for Consulting Groups by Central Desktop. Read about our innovative approach at "Document Management Solution helps SKMurphy Consulting Group Increase Productivity." We make some strong claims in the case study: Increased productivity - approximately [...]

Public Domain Images for Presentations and Websites

Here's a couple of sources for free public domain photo, clipart, cartoons and images. They are royalty free, not copy-righted and available for personal and commercial use. These stock photos are high resolution and high enough quality for print and websites. www.publicdomainpictures.net www.public-domain-image.com www.pdphoto.org www.unclesamsphotos.com However, keep in mind: You [...]

By | 2009-04-12T16:15:37+00:00 March 7th, 2009|Tools for Startups|0 Comments

Three Software Startup News Aggregators: Hacker News, Techmeme, Alltop

Here are three startup feeds that I use at last weekly (I am skmurphy on Hackers News and may check there two or three times a day) that represent three different models to generate a stream of topical links for folks in software startups. Hacker News http://news.ycombinator.com/ Techmeme http://www.techmeme.com/ Alltop [...]

By | 2008-11-25T19:31:28+00:00 November 24th, 2008|Tools for Startups, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Jotspot Emerges From The Bowels of Google

Rob Hof notes--hat tip to Ross Mayfield--tonight in "Jotspot Returns as Google Sites: Wiki Style Collaboration" (emphasis added): Ever since Google bought the wiki-based online application startup Jotspot in late 2006, people have been wondering if it had disappeared forever inside the bowels of the search giant. Tonight, Google’s launching [...]

By | 2009-02-08T22:29:15+00:00 February 28th, 2008|skmurphy, Startups, Tools for Startups|0 Comments

On-line Tools for Startups

I am an small business owner. We are virtual team and use many on-line tools. These are ones that we actually pay for and use everyday: Calendar: WebEx, Central Desktop Contacts: WebEx, Central Desktop Design: Lucky Oliver for photos Logo Design: Logo Company, Logoworks Managing Money: Quickbooks Wiki, On-line Docs [...]

By | 2009-03-01T23:29:24+00:00 December 10th, 2007|Startups, Tools for Startups|1 Comment