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Building the Right Financial Foundation for Your Startup

I recently gave a talk on how to start a business. Fast forward to Q&A and a hand went up from the back of the room. It was accompanied by a sheepish voice: ‘so.. uhm…how…

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How to Make Your Products More Desireable

The head of Harvard’s Desirability Lab examines what consumers like and why so designers can create products that hit the sweet spot. It’s human nature to want things, but have you ever wondered why some…

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How to Thrive as a Solo Founder

Founding a company is hard. You’ve got an infinite number of decisions to make while simultaneously trying to catch lightning in a bottle with creating something out of nothing. It’s even harder when you’re doing…

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Become a Better Entrepreneur With Kintsugi

If you’ve ever been an entrepreneur, you’ll know that it requires resilience to maintain your composure when almost nothing goes the way that you planned. In 2016, Brandon Young was an entrepreneurship major at Oklahoma…

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BVSS in Action: Meet Notes Party Co

Each month, I showecase entreprenuers who built their business in simple steps. Be inspired and encouraged by their journeys. Say hello to:  Notes Party Co. Founded by: Ike Sikuade (me!) Launch Year: 2019 Tell us…

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Books I Recommend
Do Purpose – David Hieatt
Do Purpose – David Hieatt
Let My People Go Surfing
Let My People Go Surfing
Blue Ocean Strategy
Blue Ocean Strategy
Start with Why
Start with Why
Girl Boss
Girl Boss
Zero to One
Zero to One
Watertight Marketing
Watertight Marketing
The Advertising Concept Book
The Advertising Concept Book
How to Style a Brand
How to Style a Brand
Positioning
Positioning
Made to Stick
Made to Stick
Business Model Generation
Business Model Generation
Innovation Breakdown
Innovation Breakdown
Intelligent Entreprenuer
Intelligent Entreprenuer
Write to Sell
Write to Sell
Do Disrupt
Do Disrupt
The Jimmy Choo Story
The Jimmy Choo Story
Design of Business
Design of Business
Design a Better Business
Design a Better Business
The is Service Design
The is Service Design