Are you the face of a successful startup company and having troubles getting investors to take the plunge on your product? Here’s why they may not be so inclined to endorse you and your product.
You know them, they’re the most successful, wealthy and well-known names in the biz, but just how did they get there? In this post, we will look at 5 Brilliant Business CEO’s that went from startup to major success and talk about just how they made it to the top of their game!
Job interviews are nerve-wracking.What’s the weirdest interview question you’ve ever been asked?
They’re especially nerve-wracking when people are asking you questions from-out-of-left-field that you were in no way expecting!
Although I understand the strategy behind and know that seemingly random questions can reveal a lot about a person, that knowledge doesn’t help when it happens to you first hand!
So, what’s the weirdest interview question you’ve ever been asked?
For me, it was “If you were a cartoon character, who would you be?”. I don’t even remember how I answered it because I was so taken aback.
So, since prepping for an interview is such an important part of landing any job, we thought we would share with you the strangest and also most common interview questions that are floating around out there and hopefully, help you nail them!
Business is all about communication.
Whether you’re the CEO of a large company or just starting out on the ground floor of a new tech startup, communication is going to be the key to your continued success.
We all know that everyone is different and each person comes with their own quirks, but there are a few quick-and-dirty tricks we can use to connect with just about anyone in a positive way! To some people, these 6 skills will come completely naturally, whereas some of us need to work on them daily to ensure we have clear and effective communication with everyone we encounter.
So before you have any more awkward, negative or misconstrued communication with anyone, let’s go over the top 6 things you can do to make it all a bit more pleasant.
“Every pro was once an amateur.”
Starting a business isn’t for the faint of heart. If you’ve already begun on your startup venture, you already know this. And if you’re just starting out, well, now you know.
But, the best entrepreneurs in the world were once in your shoes. Just starting out with little more than a dream and sheer determination (we know, we are there too!). The Elon Musk’s, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs’ all started out with the odds stacked against them. But after a huge amount of hard work, some luck and good timing they made their dreams a success. And you can too.
We’ve compiled a list of the best tips from industry leaders to give you the secrets to a successful startup, no matter where you’re starting out!
Body language. It can tell people a lot about you, like whether you’re shy, confident, interested or aggressive before you even open your mouth. You can imagine how much body language comes into play in the field of business now can’t you? We were curious about what clues we were giving away to fellow employees, clients and bosses, so we did a little digging to let you know what your body language says about you. From the most obvious things like standing with your arms crossed, to the smallest facial movements, we’ve got the top 6 most interesting facts about body language and business.
While we’re on a roll with the whole Google Chrome thing, today we’re going to share our all time favourite extensions to make your Chrome run faster, easier and more effectively. There are hundreds of apps available in the Google Web Store and it can be hard to weed out the winners from the vast sea of plugins. We did the hard work for you and are sharing the tried and true extensions we use everyday at Data Nerds HQ. We wold love to hear your favourite extensions as well so let us know what they are in the comments below! We could probably squeeze one or two more into our bar before it gets overloaded. 😉