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From Accidental Landlord to Property Investor: The Money Making Mindset

The following is a guest post written by my friend over at CashFlowCop.com My journey to becoming a property investor began as an accidental landlord.  In this short article, I will explain what it...

Why SEO should be a top priority when starting a new buisness

SEO Agencies: The difference between the rest and the best. This is the question on everyone’s mind. After searching for good SEO companies to transact with, most clients end up choosing companies that have...

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Does the Lean Startup revolutionize bootstrapped marketing?

There’s a new idea emerging for entrepreneurs with a drastically new approach to marketing: the Lean Startup. I just learned about it from an entrepreneur, who hardly contain his passion for the idea. A...

Why is Twitter irrelevant to a 17 year-old girl?

Over Christmas, I attempted to sell Twitter to my 17-year old sister. Three years prior, I successfully encouraged her to sign up for Facebook, arguing that her early adoption will make her the idol...

4 Sites with Brilliant Internet Branding

Lately, I’ve noticed quite a few corporate design follies–millions of dollars spent to re-package (Tropicana), re-logo (Pepsi), and re-color (Packard Bell) companies. Designers are absurdly serious about such changes, claiming a shift from orange...

Murketing: Rob Walker on why we brand ourselves

Last weekend I witnessed Rob Walker, of Murketing and Buying In fame, give a talk on personal branding. He was to speak to the proliferation of personal branding, how we are managing ourselves just...

The Hardware Startup Movement

In light of Internet Week and Walkabout NYC, Undercurrent’s office has been buzzing about local startups. The roster of tech startups that are opening their doors on 5/18 are a familiar ilk: SaaS companies,...

Was Napoleon Dynamite popular because it was popular?

The Netflix prize looks to be nearing completion since its 2006 announcement. Teams have competed to improve Netflix’s “suggested movies” algorithm by 10% (using your prior rentals, it predicts films that you might also...

Lessons in Online Marketing: Bonobos.com, a startup

I discovered Bonobos, an online men’s clothing startup, on Craigslist while perusing marketing jobs (I applied for a position for which I was grossly under-qualified, and subsequently rejected). Fortunately, I began to observe the...