Forbes Archive

9 Reasons You Should Blog

This post originally appeared on Forbes.com. I think everyone should blog, especially entrepreneurs, so here are my top 9 reasons why you should be blogging if you aren’t already. 1. It’s your new resume. I had a recruiter call me once out of the blue. She said, “Hi Dan, this is Emily from a recruiting firm. I just finished reading your blog and I don’t really have any questions …

How To Start A Company

This post originally appeared on Forbes.com. Starting a company is a daunting task and taking the first step sometimes seems impossible. I’ve encountered a number of people with the dilemma of “I know what I want to do but I don’t know how to start.” And rightfully so. Taking an abstract idea from thought to fruition is one of the hardest things to do. It’s why the failure …

Facebook F8 Changes Solidifies Social Infrastructure for the Web

This post originally appeared on Forbes.com. The recent changes announced at Facebook’s F8 conference solidifies their place as the first real social infrastructure for the web and this is very important for a number of reasons. At a high level, it’s important to understand that technology innovations alone are meaningless. What matters is how new technology advances or enhances previously existing technology. People refer to this as …