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15 Votes
7 Answers
17.1K Views
How big software companies get projects?

When a big business tycoon opens a software companies, they get projects of millions of dollars, and the company is always flooded with projects. While if it is a startup that initiates from a...

asked Oct 31 '10 at 14:17
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Rpk
208 points

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How much equity for "connectors"?

I am starting several companies with a person I would like to describe as a "connector". Essentially he connects me with the right people, to start a company or in some cases simply make a...

asked Apr 26 '17 at 12:36
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user1721135
177 points

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260 Views
Do Employees need to sign an NDA?

I work at an engineering firm. I recently was on a job site talking to a project planner. The are creating a propriety process for an Item that they have invented. The project planner said that he...

asked Apr 22 '17 at 03:02
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Ben Wolf
1 point

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864 Views
What is the best helpdesk software for small business?

I’m looking for a simple, functional and cost-effective helpdesk software on the cloud. Which is the best to use for a small business? I’ve already tried OsTicket, had some issues with ticket...

asked Apr 7 '17 at 10:03
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Bilbao
1 point

0 Votes
1 Answers
1.04K Views
Free alternative to mailtrack for Gmail?

I’m sending a lot of emails which I need to track, and $5 a month for mailtrack seems a little too much. Are there any free alternatives with this feature?

asked Apr 3 '17 at 15:59
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5 Votes
4 Answers
9.49K Views
Filling out a W9 as a Single Member LLC

I previously operated my consulting business as a sole proprietor operating under my own name, using my SSN on W9 forms, etc. I have since registered an LLC and am starting to bring in clients. I...

asked Apr 17 '12 at 10:39
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Eddy Luten
166 points

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876 Views
Setting up a company or sole tradership in Australia while living abroad

I live in Indonesia where it is very difficult as a foreigner to establish a business. I want to formalise my online hobby into a business. I am an Australian so I am looking at establishing either...


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1 Answers
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WhatsApp technical stack? How are their system able to handle so much traffic?

Does anyone know the stack that Whatsapp is built on? They process billions of sms messages a day and it would be interesting to study how they scale that?

asked Feb 28 '14 at 15:24
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Jose Jackson
5 points

1 Votes
1 Answers
1.27K Views
How do I sign a nondisclosure agreement

I see that the fields to sign are: By Name Title Date What is the difference in "By" and "Name"?

asked Jan 19 '17 at 00:27
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Ghôst Drïvêr
6 points

0 Votes
1 Answers
7.15K Views
Free alternatives to Boomerang, Streak, Right Inbox, etc?

I love the features they provide but are there any free alternatives the provide the same or close enough functionality? Here is what I'd like a tool to do: Track and tell me when an email I...

asked Feb 11 '14 at 09:09
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Joseph Mariotti
1 point

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5 Answers
12.4K Views
How can I find jewelry manufacturers?

We are looking to have a few jewelery pieces manufactured in lots of 100-300 at a time. I'm not sure where to look as we have zero manufacturing experience. The items will be small silver...

asked Jan 28 '11 at 11:26
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Citadelgrad
107 points

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1.54K Views
Facilitating a business purchase/sale...

I know of a business owner looking to sell and a qualified interested purchaser. They do not know each other. I want to arrange the deal but NOT for free. I know others would do this deal and make...

asked Mar 15 '17 at 04:53
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Jason Buss
1 point

1 Votes
4 Answers
4.65K Views
1-minute video demo for my app. Where to get one made?

How do startups create the demo videos on their homepage? Is there a low cost option for getting one created? Any other tips for demo videos to look out for?

asked Apr 4 '14 at 23:55
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Joann Hardaway
7 points

0 Votes
1 Answers
1.9K Views
For-Profit Game studio and Donations

Hello, i am planing to start a game studio, and i have done talk sabout it with people who have the money and they are willing to donate it. The question is: What kind of business Allows to take...

asked Feb 18 '17 at 11:13
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Anton Stafeyev
3 points

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1.68K Views
What do you call the revenue enabled by another product?

Let's say you offer product A and B. The customer is purchasing 100 x product A, but only 10 x product B. Your competitors offer product A, but not product B. So, you made the sale of 110 items...

asked Feb 22 '17 at 17:21
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Reza Soltani
1 point

2 Votes
3 Answers
4.19K Views
Which ecosystem to build an app for first: iOS or Android?

We are building an app that caters to the B2B crowd, and our initial research has shown that our audience is split evenly among the platforms.Both of us are non-technical co-founders so we will be...

asked Jun 27 '14 at 15:42
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John Moe
14 points

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1.92K Views
What are the best personal blogs about technology, software, lifehacks?

I'd like to read more interesting blogs on these topics.

asked Feb 16 '17 at 08:17
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Of Adventure
1 point

7 Votes
6 Answers
8.82K Views
How Do I Prevent Someone From Stealing My Idea On KickStarter

I have a great idea for a new product and I am thinking about launching it on Kickstarter, but I have one major problem. I am afraid that someone will steal my product and/or accuse me of stealing...


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3 Answers
2.06K Views
Which startups are hiring in Boston?

Couldn't find a Jobs section on Bright Journey. Maybe there should be a section here where startups can post their openings.Which early stage startups are hiring software engineers in the Boston area?

asked Mar 19 '14 at 01:14
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Steve Halsted
45 points

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1.93K Views
Do i need to get in touch with an organization to include it in my website?

I want to build a travel website. Do i need to get in touch with an organization to include it in my website? Lets say I want an option for people to book a room at Hotel x from my website. Do I...

asked Feb 13 '17 at 04:53
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Vineeth Nair
1 point