Here’s a great update: It’s almost two years now since I posted Tell Your Story Well, on my main blog here at Bplans, recommending Nancy Duarte’s brilliant book Resonate. Nancy recently optimized that book for interactive multi-media use, and posted it entirely free. And that’s a real gift. I wrote in that post: If you ever [...]
Companies like Facebook and Google are known for the extraordinary benefits they offer employees. Although you may not have that kind of budget, you can get just as creative—for less.
September 13 is International Programmer’s Day (it is always on the 256th day of the year, which is somewhat of an inside joke for us programmers), and I’d like to take a step back from the technical intricacies and appreciate how much we’ve achieved.
In order to avoid the daily distractions of home life, it is important to transform an area of your home into a peaceful and workable office space. Here are our top tips on how to set up a home office without spending a small fortune.
We celebrate entrepreneurship every day at Palo Alto Software but some weeks our enthusiasm is a little harder to contain. Following the president’s declaration of November as National Entrepreneurship Month last year, we knew that November would never be the same. And, once we found out that U2′s Bono was in on the action, we [...]
The Palo Alto Software office was full of little lady bugs, critters and even Michael Phelps today for our annual trick or treat! We hope your evening is filled with fun and great candy! Be safe and Happy Halloween from Palo Alto Software!
Yesterday’s webinar enjoyed quite a crowd, and author Pamela Slim presented some truly thought provoking questions to help entrepreneurs align their life values with their business goals. We recorded it in case you missed it!
This post is the third in a series about Entrepreneurial DNA – an exploration of what makes entrepreneurs different from one another. If you haven’t already, it may be helpful to read the first post, “Do You Know Your BOSI Profile? Your Investor Does!” before you proceed. (You will get an overview for the entire [...]
This is post #2 in a series about Entrepreneurial DNA, what makes you very different from other entrepreneurs out there – and what to do about it. If you haven’t read the first post on Up & Running, please do that now. Here’s a quick recap of what we learned last time. 1) All entrepreneurs [...]