Three Tips for Creating Profitable New Business Ideas – The Simple Dollar

After five years of running my own business, starting multiple websites, and engaging in a number of creative pursuits, I’ve come to realize that new business ideas are just a part of having an entrepreneurial spirit. What really matters is taking those ideas and actually doing something with them. I do believe there is a little bit of a formula when it comes to making a business work: a good idea, a lot of hard work, and a bit of luck all contribute to it.

via Three Tips for Creating Profitable New Business Ideas – The Simple Dollar.

U.S. National Carrier Plan Price Showdown! [Spreadsheet]

 

 

For this comparison, I chose to use a phone that spans across almost all the national carriers, the LG Optimus One. This is a very nice mid-grade handset that we happen to be doing a in depth review on next week, specifically the Virgin Mobile Optimus V. I wont go into an overview of the handset right now, but will tell you that the Optimus V is a great phone, and that it is more than enough to be the only smart-phone in your pocket.

from U.S. National Carrier Plan Price Showdown! [Spreadsheet].

What’s Your Start-up’s “Bus Count”? 7 Myths of Entrepreneurship and Programming

 

 

 

 

1. Myth: You have to hire “ninjas”.

2. Myth: Programmers need to work in quiet, without interruption.

3. Myth: Start-ups run hot, so we’re just gonna have to burn everyone out.

4. Myth: Looming deadlines necessitate shortcuts.

5. Myth: Developers should take ownership of their code.

6. Myth: You need a quirky hiring process.

7. Myth: Specialization is essential.

What’s Your Start-up’s “Bus Count”? 7 Myths of Entrepreneurship and Programming