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Top 6 Contract Red Flags to Look Out For

There is a reason contracts are notoriously tricky to understand. Many small business owners choose to skim a contract rather than reading the fine print, but this can ultimately lead to signing off on clauses you were unaware of. If you are an entrepreneur or startup founder, it’s likely you’ve encountered a fair share of…

Meet Our Curator of the Week: David Silva Smith

Name: David Silva Smith Digest: Lansing, Michigan Curator Since: May 2019 Title: Retired founder and angel investor Twitter: @davidsilvasmith David Silva Smith donates time to help startup founders get their first 1-10 customers before they run out of resources and fold their company. To receive Techstars Startup Digest Lansing, please subscribe here.

What Every First-Time Startup Founder Should Know

The modern world affords endless opportunities for people who have enough grit and determination to run their own business. Starting a company is one thing, but maintaining momentum is another matter entirely. As a matter of fact, statistics show that 70% of startups fail to celebrate their 10th birthday. While many get intimidated by startup…

How ICOs are Reinventing Investment for Startups and Investors

The following is a guest post by Nick Rojas. Nick combines 20 years of experience working with and consulting for small to medium businesses and a passion for journalism to help readers grow. Cryptocurrency like Bitcoin has become a mainstream currency for many businesses. As Bitcoin and other digital currencies continue to increase in popularity…

Salary Calculator for Startup Founders, WeWork for Chefs & More Highlights

5 hand-picked articles from across the Startup Digest Reading Lists. Sign up to receive great weekly content on various topics from our expert curators.   1. A Salary Calculator for Startup Founders By Marty Spargo Digest: Startup Curator: Zubin Chagpar “The second box of the salary calculator is where you should enter the return on investment your business sees…

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