Advisor Spotlight: Manish Shah

As an entrepreneur with a robust background in strategy and innovation, Manish A. Shah is driven by his enthusiasm for consulting and helping people make data-driven decisions. He has over 10 years of experience in analytics and sales and marketing strategy in the travel industry. Manish is an expert problem solver, using analytical approaches to help people craft resolutions and grow their business top lines.

Motivating Your Startup

Entrepreneurs always want to know the key to success. Significant time and effort are obvious requirements, but smaller elements contribute to entrepreneurial success as well. Paul Graham’s piece on keeping your startup from dying has been making the rounds again recently with his comments on the fear of humiliation pushing entrepreneurs to the next level.

Startup Spotlight: Borrowing Magnolia

Borrowing Magnolia is an Atlanta startup shaking up the wedding dress industry with an innovate approach to how brides-to-be get their dresses and how past brides can use their dresses. Ashley Steele, Cali Brutz, and Stephanie Olvey are 3 entrepreneurs whose emphasis on inspiring people to think critically about what we accept as the status quo is a guiding tenant for Borrowing Magnolia.

Product Hunt and Promoting Your Startup

Product Hunt is a startup highlighting the top product technology startups. It is gaining attention as a hub for the best upcoming startups, stressing the importance of finding the right community for your startup. The first version of Product Hunt launched in November of last year and began as a an email listing and has grown into what it is today, with startups, entrepreneurs, and investors regularly participating and engaging with one another.