Member Since 2012
New York City Area
I am an experienced entrepreneur, (launched my first successful business in college) with diversified experience across entrepreneurship, marketing, finance, investing, business development, corporate strategy, consulting, technology and Internet. I have consulted and advised early-stage and growth-stage startups with clients ranging from pre-development stage companies to Groupon. I've helped local businesses (dining and entertainment) acquire and retain customers since I was 18. I'm the Founder of Global Internet Entrepreneurs and Investors which connects over 3,000 Internet & Technology entrepreneurs, professionals and investors across 6 continents and dozens of countries. I am currently the Founder & CEO of SELECT.
Anyone who’s hired an employee knows that a resume is not the only indicator of whether or not a job candidate will be a good fit. However, there are some key elements to look for in a resume that usually signal that a candidate may be the right person to join your team.
Pinpointing a target audience is one of the most crucial steps in launching any successful business effort, including creating marketing campaigns and increasing sales. However, determining your audience is often much easier said than done. Before you can narrow down your ideal customer, you need to know how to do it correctly.
Sometimes an employee just doesn’t work out within an organization and needs to be let go. Firing an employee is a task that needs to be handled with delicacy and care, and the process can be intimidating for someone who has never been responsible for terminating an employee before.
As a new entrepreneur, you might battle limiting beliefs or unrealistic expectations that you’ve yet to flag or identify. However, as you progress in your business, you’ll learn there are certain ideas and habits you’ll need to shed in order to reach your fullest potential.
In a market with hundreds (maybe thousands) of competitors, it becomes more challenging for businesses to make a mark that'll impact the core audience they’re aiming for. This is why it’s so important for a business to develop a strategy that will give them an edge over the rest.
Customer service is vital to any organization, and investing in it can make all the difference in attracting and retaining clients. But the true return on those customer service investments -- whether you're hiring and training staff or increasing your support channels -- can be hard to quantify with a single number.
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