What does an Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) do? In general, an EIR is a person who works with a company to provide guidance and expertise in an industry in which they have experience.
How To Get the Most Out of Your Startup’s Year-End Review
End-of-year performance reviews provide a unique opportunity to kindly point out something that someone may not see in themselves. It is nearly...
Ritualizing Your Startup Culture: Why and How
New companies tend to think that their startup culture isn’t as important to focus on in the early days as other aspects of the business, but in my experience, it’s critical at every stage.
Culture starts with basic principles. Those principles become the foundation of everything else you build. So take the time to ask yourself, “What principles will guide how we run this business?”
Values need to be an area of focus right from the beginning. Every business tends to start with one person or a couple of co-founders, and these values should align with who they are.
Kim Lee’s Top Learnings From Starting Forge Birmingham Alabama
As the owner of Forge, a thriving coworking space in Birmingham, Alabama, Kim Lee tells us her story of how she created a successful startup. She...
The Value of Failure: What I Learned as a Startup Founder by Matt Pierce
By Matt Pierce, Founder and CEO of Immediate As an entrepreneur, one of the things you have to get really comfortable with is failure. Facebook had...
How to Start Hiring for Startups
Hiring for startups, especially in the early days, is less about trying to fill the traditional functional roles common to other types...
Creating a Venture Studio: Why Harmony Venture Labs
At Harmony Venture Labs, we’re in the business of launching and growing new ventures. Our work helps to lift our startup and tech economies to...
How to Goal Set for a B2B SaaS Company
by Fe Garcia
Starting a business is complicated and involves a level of planning and goal setting that most of us have never had to do. This article will break...
What Is a Sales Cycle and How to Build a Process that Works For You
by Fe Garcia
If your company is looking for ways to attract more leads and generate sales, then keep reading. By the end of this article, you'll have a clear...
Fostering Processes in a Startup Environment
by Fe Garcia
The word ”process” is one that most people, especially those in the startup environment, don’t love to hear. That’s because most business owners...