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It’s been an interesting year…

2020 began full of hope and promise. But the optimism that accompanied the new decade quickly faded as the world came face to face with a series of health, political, economic, and social challenges the likes which we have not seen in generations.

Times are…

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A last-minute, all-team Zoom could only mean one thing: our CEO had big news.

After abandoning our small Chicago office at the start of the COVID-19 crisis, our company had been working 100% remote for nearly three straight months. …

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Have you ever compared your life to the movies?

You’re not alone. In fact, I’d venture a guess that from time to time most of us imagine we’re the star in our very own blockbuster. …

Are you default alive or default dead?

It was a question running through my mind over and over again. As I sat on a Zoom listening to partners at several major VC firms discuss the state of capital during these unprecedented times - many of whom were suggesting that founders…

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Of all the industries hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic, live events ranks right up there with restaurants, bars, movies theaters, and concert venues. If people are forbidden from coming together, how can you possibly host a successful event?

Well, many event producers are trying to recreate the magic of…

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There is no such thing as “business as usual” anymore.

The world has been turned upside down, and companies everywhere are adapting to a new way of life. For many, this ability to adapt is a matter of life or death for their business. Because even if things do return…

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The fear is real.

Markets are in record declines not seen in over 30 years. Massive layoffs have begun, with much more likely to come. Several businesses have already gone under. Capital is drying up.

Let there be no doubt: we’re heading into a long-awaited recession that will shake the…

Ford

Recently, Ford had the pleasure of announcing that their iconic F-150 pickup truck took home the trophy for 2019’s top-selling vehicle in the U.S. An incredible feat on its own, this is especially astonishing considering that the F-150 has earned this honor for a mind-blowing 43 consecutive years.

That’s right…

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Have you purchased a tv recently?

Moving to a new apartment last year, my wife and I were due for an upgrade. Our existing TV was one I bought when I first moved to New York City in 2009. Taking a cab across town (pre-Uber), I went to the Manhattan…

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I bet I’ll have 100 users by dinner…

I had never been more confident. I was finally launching my first startup, and I just knew that this was the day everything was going to change.

This moment had been six months in the making. What started as a simple idea…

Kelly Bertog

Entrepreneur obsessed with marketing, startups, and failure. Love non-alcoholic drinks and building YOURS to support non drinkers everywhere. www.SipYours.com

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