Are You Going Back or Moving Forward?

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BUSINESS GROWTH Crisis LEADERSHIP STRATEGY WORK-LIFE INTEGRATION coronavirus DALS Lighting Elevation consulting Great Realisation Greg McKeown new normal Shawn JohalContributed by Shawn Johal, business growth coach, leadership speaker and co-founder of DALS Lighting, Inc. He is also an active member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization Montreal chapter. A version of this article originally appeared on Johal’s LinkedIn blog. .

Hire a consultant; ignore the advice.

Berkonomics

At one time or another, most all businesses use consultants to fill the gaps in knowledge or to provide guidance for management. Consultants are good in that you can sample their work with short projects, change to other consultants quickly, and stop using them when a project is completed. I have a partner in a consulting practice that specializes in the travel industry. Not all consultants give advice worth taking, of course.

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7 Tips for Incorporating New Business Development into Your Busy Schedule

Entrepreneurs' Organization

By Caryn Kopp, an EO New Jersey member and Chief Door Opener of Kopp Consulting. A version of this article originally appeared on the website of Kopp Consulting. . Caryn Kopp is the Managing Director and Chief Door Opener of Kopp Consulting, LLC. BUSINESS GROWTH LEADERSHIP biz dev business development business growth Caryn Kopp door opener Kopp Consulting new businessFinding time for new business development can be difficult for many entrepreneurs.

Why Your Meetings Are Frustrating and What to Do About It

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Ben Wolf, an EOS Implementer ® at Wolf’s Edge Consulting , believes you can change this by implementing three critical strategies based on the Entrepreneurial Operating System ® (EOS ® ) framework. Ben Wolf, of Wolf’s Edge Consulting , helps entrepreneurial business owners in the New York tri-state area get more of what they want from their businesses by helping them implement a comprehensive set of tools found in the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS).

Forrester Research Report: How Sales and Marketing Intelligence Drive Improved Business Outcomes

In 2019, DiscoverOrg commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate sales and marketing intelligence practices in the B2B space. The primary takeaway? Forrester found only 1.2% of companies achieved a score indicating maturity in data management practices. However, organizations are fighting back - and winning.

[Medisafe in HIT Consultant] Medisafe Launches New Platform for Medication Management to Improve Patient Journey

OurCrowd

The post [Medisafe in HIT Consultant] Medisafe Launches New Platform for Medication Management to Improve Patient Journey appeared first on OurCrowd Blog.

[DreaMed in Hit Consultant] $5M Research Grant Launches to Evaluate Efficacy of Virtual Diabetes Care

OurCrowd

The post [DreaMed in Hit Consultant] $5M Research Grant Launches to Evaluate Efficacy of Virtual Diabetes Care appeared first on OurCrowd Blog.

Consultants are only as good as the advice you take.

Berkonomics

At one time or another, most all businesses use consultants to fill the gaps in knowledge or to provide guidance for management. Consultants are good in that you can sample their work with short projects, change to other consultants quickly, and stop using them when a project is completed. I have a partner in a consulting practice that specializes in the travel industry. Not all consultants give advice worth taking, of course.

[DreaMed in HIT Consultant] DreaMed Launches Virtual Diabetes Clinic to Help Type-1 Diabetics Control Their Condition in Quarantine

OurCrowd

The post [DreaMed in HIT Consultant] DreaMed Launches Virtual Diabetes Clinic to Help Type-1 Diabetics Control Their Condition in Quarantine appeared first on OurCrowd. As COVID-19 spreads, DreaMed Diabetes unveils virtual diabetes clinic software to treat people with type 1 diabetes remotely. Read more here. News Center dreamed Healthcare medtech portfolio news

[Honeybook in Greenwich Time] How to Save Your Consulting Business by Shifting Online

OurCrowd

The post [Honeybook in Greenwich Time] How to Save Your Consulting Business by Shifting Online appeared first on OurCrowd. HoneyBook is an integrated project management, proposal, billing and invoicing software designed to help you automate various operational processes. Read more here. News Center FinTech honeybook portfolio news

[OurCrowd Qure in Globes] AI genetic consultancy co iGentify raises $10.5m

OurCrowd

The post [OurCrowd Qure in Globes] AI genetic consultancy co iGentify raises $10.5m Israeli AI genetics analysis company iGentify has completed a $10.5 million financing round led by life sciences venture fund aMoon and Jerusalem-based crowdfunding platform OurCrowd. Read more here. appeared first on OurCrowd. News Center OurCrowd Qure portfolio news qure

[Virgin Hyperloop One in Consultancy-Middle East] Virgin Hyperloop One project fast-tracked in Saudi Arabia

OurCrowd

The post [Virgin Hyperloop One in Consultancy-Middle East] Virgin Hyperloop One project fast-tracked in Saudi Arabia appeared first on OurCrowd. The Hyperloop One project is set to kick off in Saudi Arabia next year with the mass transport company encouraged by Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman’s ambitions for the Kingdom to become a technologically advanced global leader. Read more here.

[Tyto Care in HealthcareITNews] Bradford partners with TytoCare to provide virtual consultations for children with acute health conditions

OurCrowd

The post [Tyto Care in HealthcareITNews] Bradford partners with TytoCare to provide virtual consultations for children with acute health conditions appeared first on OurCrowd. Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will be the first provider in the UK to partner with TytoCare, an all-in-one modular device and telehealth platform for remote medical examinations. Read more here.

VIDEO:How To Turn A "Pick My Brain" Call Into Cash

Smart Hustle Magazine

If it's a longer more consulting call you can ask for your fee (discounted or not) or just explain you're happy to do it and ask that they compensate you for your time, what they think it's worth - pay what you want. For a person representing a brand, you can help a bit but should nicely draw the line and turn what you can into consulting. Money advice consultingPick my brain - it's a phrase we hate.

[Tyto Care in HIT Consultant] Telehealth Platform Tyto Care Joins Epic App Orchard Marketplace

OurCrowd

The post [Tyto Care in HIT Consultant] Telehealth Platform Tyto Care Joins Epic App Orchard Marketplace appeared first on OurCrowd. Tyto Care, a NYC-based all-in-one modular device and telehealth platform for on-demand, remote medical exams, today announced that it has joined the Epic App Orchard marketplace, enabling health organizations to offer the integrated telehealth service to their care providers and patients for comprehensive telehealth visits and access to patient data.

[Tyto Care in HIT Consultant] Best Buy Expands TytoCare’s On-Demand Medical Exam to Select Stores in CA, OH, ND, SD

OurCrowd

The post [Tyto Care in HIT Consultant] Best Buy Expands TytoCare’s On-Demand Medical Exam to Select Stores in CA, OH, ND, SD appeared first on OurCrowd. Tyto Care, an Israeli-based telehealth platform for on-demand, remote medical exams, today announced the expanded availability of TytoHome at select Best Buy stores in California, Ohio, North Dakota and South Dakota. Read more here.

[WayUp in Business Insider Singapore.] The former consultant who launched the ‘Airbnb of yachts’ says she got her business idea after a taking a 6-month sabbatical — and watching her brothers struggle to sell their boats

OurCrowd

The former consultant who launched the ‘Airbnb of yachts’ says she got her business idea after a taking a 6-month sabbatical — and watching her brothers struggle to sell their boats appeared first on OurCrowd. Liz Wessel, the CEO of WayUp, a job search platform for college students, left her job at Google after just two years there. She quit in 2014 to pitch potential WayUp investors. Now, the platform connects more than 20,000 employers with qualified early career applicants.

I’m Ready to Get Creative With My Business. Now Where Do I Start?

CO.STARTERS

Whiteboard is a creative consulting agency that helps brands transform their digital media presence and corporate culture. What is design thinking, anyway? Hopefully by now you’ve read our recap of Shelley Prevost’s stellar talk on how to get yourself calm.

[Medisafe in HIT Consultant] Consumers Cite Trump as Leading Driver of COVID-19 Vaccine Skepticism

OurCrowd

The post [Medisafe in HIT Consultant] Consumers Cite Trump as Leading Driver of COVID-19 Vaccine Skepticism appeared first on OurCrowd Blog.

Serving the Underserved: The Commons on Champa // Denver, Colorado

CO.STARTERS

Participants attend monthly sessions that provide extended time with guest speakers and consultants. “If you’re starting up, start here.” . This is The Commons on Champa’s invitation to underserved leaders, entrepreneurs, and innovators in the Denver area. Awaiting the Denver starter is a sequence of programming designed to streamline the success of each entrepreneur—no matter where they come from, what resources are at their disposal, or what their abilities are. .

Black Dreams Matter, Every Day

CO.STARTERS

Kazim Abbot, The Academic Consulting Agency. Kazim Abbot, The Academic Consulting Agency. Meet Nine Black Business Starters Who are Paving the Way for Dreams. This month in the U.S. we marked Juneteenth, a day where we celebrate freedom and fight for progress. We still have a lot of work ahead of us as we fight for racial equity and economic justice, and we believe our role is to use entrepreneurship as a powerful tool to build a more equitable society.

Inside 500: How Their Accelerator Helped Me Grow My Accounting-as-a-Service Company and Raise $2 Million

500

Felix Rodriguez is the founder and CEO of Back Office, a human-assisted AI platform and bookkeeping service for companies and consultants. In an interview with Nathan Beckord on Foundersuite’s “How I Raised It” podcast he shared how 500 Startups was instrumental in the early growth of BackOffice. Below is an excerpt of his interview. I believe founders have superpowers.

We Talked to 150 Entrepreneurs

CO.STARTERS

Each session focused on different industry groups—restaurants and retail, makers and service providers, and lifestyle and consultants. Lifestyle & Consultants. Can you offer consulting services to help them navigate it? Here’s What We’re Learning about How to Survive. by David Kraus. Last week, Jose Alfaro led the CO.STARTERS team in hosting a series of virtual roundtables for entrepreneurs who feel stuck due to the COVID-19 crisis.

How Entrepreneurs Can Invest in Their Families

Entrepreneurs' Organization

As founder of The Vested Group, Joel has more than 20 years of experience in the consulting field. Joel was also a founder of Lucidity Consulting Group, an Oracle consulting and implementation firm. When we asked EO members to share how being a parent and an entrepreneur overlap for them, we heard from Joel Patterson, a member of EO Dallas and founder of The Vested Group. Joel shared his secret for work-life balance.

Serving the Underserved: The Commons on Champa // Denver, Colorado

CO.STARTERS

Participants attend monthly sessions that provide extended time with guest speakers and consultants. “If you’re starting up, start here.” . This is The Commons on Champa’s invitation to underserved leaders, entrepreneurs, and innovators in the Denver area. Awaiting the Denver starter is a sequence of programming designed to streamline the success of each entrepreneur—no matter where they come from, what resources are at their disposal, or what their abilities are. .

Serving the Underserved: The Commons on Champa // Denver, Colorado

CO.STARTERS

Participants attend monthly sessions that provide extended time with guest speakers and consultants. “If you’re starting up, start here.” . This is The Commons on Champa’s invitation to underserved leaders, entrepreneurs, and innovators in the Denver area. Awaiting the Denver starter is a sequence of programming designed to streamline the success of each entrepreneur—no matter where they come from, what resources are at their disposal, or what their abilities are. .

Open Source Exposure Alerting Apps

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

The Linux Foundation had this to say: “To catalyze this open source development, Linux Foundation Public Health is building a global community of leading technology and consulting companies, public health authorities, epidemiologists and other public health specialists, privacy and security experts, and individual developers,” said Dan Kohn, LFPH general manager. The Linux Foundation announced its Linux Foundation Public Health initiative yesterday.

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7 Accomplished Entrepreneurs Share How to Start a Business with $100

StartupNation

It could be a consulting business or selling cars, life insurance, or even vacuum cleaners door to door. The simplest way to “bootstrap” (start a company with minimal finances) is to identify, share, consult or teach, and scale. Hire others to teach or consult for you.

How Gender Equality Improves Business

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Picillo is the chief executive officer and founder of Point Seven Group (Point7) , a women-owned and -operated boutique cannabis consultancy based in Denver, Colorado, and Sonoma County, California. As consultants, we spend a great deal of time designing business plans, hiring and training programs, and brands with our clients. In my role of owning and operating a consulting firm, I need to understand how my customers, clients and team are feeling at all times.

Soul Care for the Ecosystem Builder

CO.STARTERS

She is both an entrepreneur herself, and also works as a consultant for the Kauffman Foundation supporting nonprofit ecosystem builders. Shining a light on burnout among entrepreneurs and the people who support them. Burnout is not a new topic for the business world. The nature and risks of employee burnout have been extensively researched in relation to large corporations. Burnout among entrepreneurs has only recently started receiving more attention.

Creative ways to earn money in difficult times

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

There are many possibilities for a completely virtual career, ranging from wellness coaching to digital marketing, on-call interpreting, freelance writing, consulting and many others. By Elise Kemp. Life is unpredictable. Markets take a turn, opportunities disappear, and unforeseen circumstances prevent us from being able to follow through with business as usual. Adaptability is the key to survival in an ever-changing world.

3 Top-Paying MBA Concentrations in 2018

Startup Grind

Strategy In large part, strategy is such a financially rewarding focus of study in the United States because the most prestigious consulting firms are actively seeking candidates who have expertise in this specialization. So if consulting is a career path you'd be interested in pursuing, this might just be the right specialization for you. In the USA, management consultants earn average annual salaries of around US$123,000 per year, according to Monster.com.

Knowing what you know now, how would you have prepared for COVID-19?

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Raymond Chou, founder and CEO at Infront Consulting Asia Pacific. If nothing else, the 2020 pandemic has shown everybody—particularly business owners and entrepreneurs—the value of being prepared and ready to pivot.

Empowering millennials in Peru to take action volunteering

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

By Jewelle Saunders. Rosario Diaz Garavito, the founder of The Millennials Movement , didn’t look to be labeled as an entrepreneur and a leader in her community when she began her small social media movement promoting youth volunteerism in 2013. She was just focused on doing the work.

Bridging the Rural Opportunity Gap

CO.STARTERS

Dunne offers one final lesson: Work deliberately to engage all parts of the community, not just consulting them but collaborating with them to plan the work. Overlooked Aspects of Inclusion in Ecosystem Building, Part 3. This article is the third in a three-part series covering sometimes overlooked aspects of inclusion in entrepreneurial ecosystem building. Part one considers age inclusion. Part two explores how to have productive conversations about inclusion. Rural Innovation.

Salon Owner Chelle Neff Talks Scaling, Sustainability and Success

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Pinterest has forever changed our consultation game. Nothing will ever replace an in-person, customized consultation where a professional can feel your hair, assess the damage and recommend the correct products for you to use. There is a worry in our industry about customers seeking to buy on Amazon instead of the salon; however, if you have a powerful consultation and provide excellent customer experience, you shouldn’t have to worry about that.

It Depends: Why the right fundraising strategy for your startup is never a straight answer.

This is going to be BIG.

Even a particular attribute like revenue has several factors to it, like growth, concentration and whether or not that revenue is a subscription for SaaS, one time purchases, or consulting.