Category: Entrepreneur

Recruiting for success at White Glove Apps

Our recruitment philosophy places a premium on everyone's time because we believe that good talent and good companies move fast.

Meetup wrap-up: Startup Rockstars #10

Rock concert

Startup Rockstars featured six DC-area entrepreneurs pitching their web apps for music, podcasts, children's books, and more.

Whirlwind week of iSpeedShop demos

White Glove Apps Appshare on Meetup agenda

It's been an exciting, busy week for us! We did iSpeedShop demos at gatherings two nights in a row, and got great feedback.

Is your startup built to last, or to sell?

Apartment building

Startups that are built to be acquired, not to last, may not be interested in developing & improving a viable product.

Getting PR changes perceptions, not your business

Launch event for Google

There is just one effect of press that an entrepreneur shouldn't ignore: its effect on others' perception of your business.

Recruitment done right: How to treat and hire job candidates

Recruiting the right people is key for any business. So why is unprofessional behavior accepted in this one business function?

Five entrepreneurial lessons in 54 hours: Startup Weekend DC 2010

I'm proud to say that our team, iSpeedShop, won the competition for our mobile shopping app! Here are five lessons I learned during the weekend.

Startup Weekend DC 10: Wow.

I am blown away by the commitment and skills of my team members: It's 1AM and we're still going strong.

Lean startups: Find the business' core, then build the periphery

Core and periphery

A lean startup business should find its core (business model), then build the structure (engineering) around it.

Why do entrepreneurs fall for network marketing scams?


Are aspiring entrepreneurs more likely to fall for these kind of network marketing scams than the population as a whole? Why do you think that is?