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Size Doesn’t Matter When it Comes to Making Your Competition Rock

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Competitions come in all sizes – from just a few applicants to thousands of applicants. However, no matter how few (or how many) submissions your event may receive, competition management software can still play a crucial role in making your … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Perfecting your Elevator Pitch

Investors and competition administrators often don’t want to go through entire business plans only to find that the idea doesn’t fit with what they’re looking for. They often want applicants to outline their idea in a brief, but comprehensive, format. … Continue reading

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Working Endless Hours Does Not Make You a Hero (Infographic)

In the U.S., people tend to brag about working long hours. Clocking countless hours at the office is worn as a badge of honor, brandied about at the water cooler to garner respect. Turns out, working endless hours may be … Continue reading

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7 Tips to Guide Young Entrepreneurs

The world needs new entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs create jobs, lift the standard of living, usher new technology into society, and keep competition alive in the marketplace. Starting a business is difficult, and it’s crucial that the next generation has as much … Continue reading

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5 Traits That Make an Entrepreneur Attractive to Investors

Boris Wertz, the founder of Vancouver, British Columbia-based Version One Ventures, meets 25 startup founders a week, but only invests in about 10 the whole year. Wertz, whose portfolio includes mobile analytics firm Flurry, online clothing startup Frank & Oak, andcrowdfunding site Indiegogo, … Continue reading

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