Category: Startups

Fish where the fish are…

Having spent almost three decades on building independent and international advertising, direct and digital agencies, driving business development and new business – I would like to share some of my business philosophies and how to succeed in new business, driving revenue, improving EBITDA and strategic thinking in 2017. In fact, …

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Why New Business is CRITICAL in 2017 and Beyond

With today’s clients demanding more data, better targeting, more accountability, better customer experiences and demanding cost-effective new business results for their brands and companies. How is your client/agency relationship traveling into 2017? Does your advertising or branding agency help you improve and simplify your marketing and new business needs and …

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WANT MORE NEW BUSINESS, INFLUENCE, HIGHER PROFITS & REVENUE in 2017? (Part 2)

Following on from Part 1 of my last article, where I was talking about driving new business in January 2017 (Q1 2017), this final quarter 2016 – all CEO’s, Boards and new Business Director’s certainly know if they are going to hit 2016 numbers or not. BUT, for those of …

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WANT MORE NEW BUSINESS, INFLUENCE, HIGHER PROFITS & REVENUE in 2017? (Part 1)

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com, Touchpoint Entertainment Inc. www.touchpoint.best , or connect with me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver     With January 2017 (Q1 2017), just around the corner, everyone involved in ‘New Business’ certainly knows if they are going to hit 2016 numbers or not. BUT, for …

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Analyze the Past to Prepare for Success in the Future

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com, Touchpoint Entertainment Inc., or connect with me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver   I firmly believe that the most successful people today are people that studying the past, review history, fail, get back up and improve a few degrees everyday. In …

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Lessons to learn from Billion Dollar Startups and Unicorns

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder Geoff De Weaver Inc www.geoffdeweaver.com or Twitter: https://twitter.com/geoff_deweaver    Here are some of the key lessons I have learned from watching startups and rapidly accelerating global digital brands and companies such as: Snapchat, Uber, Didi Chuxing, WeWork, Facebook, Netflix, Instagram, Alibaba, etc. These lessons have …

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Why today’s best marketers and startups must have a higher mission + purpose…

Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder, Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com + www.touchpoint.best   Today’s best marketers and many startups getting so much traction because of: passion, purpose, stakeholder integration, conscious leadership, authenticity, inspiration and a positive culture, which encourages activism. Additionally, the best companies also understand that they need to inspire both …

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How To Build a Startup and be an amazing Founder

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder, Geoff De Weaver Inc. www.geoffdeweaver.com + www.touchpoint.best   I think the best and most successful companies today are formed when entrepreneurs are able to expertly build, inspire, motivate and lead their teams. Importantly, I firmly believe the leaders I admire the most are …

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How To Identify the best Venture Capitalist (VC) for YOU?

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. http://geoffdeweaver.com/ + www.touchpoint.best   Here are my key factors based on over two decades of global experience in markets like: San Francisco, New York, Sydney, London, Taipei, Singapore and others. I think every Founder or Startup needs to consider …

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Innovation today means building massive brands, user bases at accelerated velocity

By Geoff De Weaver, CEO + Founder of Geoff De Weaver Inc. http://geoffdeweaver.com/ + www.touchpoint.best This article on Innovation follows on from my recent post entitled “”A better way to think about INNOVATION for Startups, Entrepreneurs + Corporations” https://lnkd.in/bhy9_zG by @geoff_deweaver on @LinkedIn Here’s another way to think about innovation. …

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