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Can I deposit paychecks addressed to my name as sole proprietor into my LLC

I am an artist; voice over, makeup, author, performer, actor, singer, songwriter and artisan. I've created a single owner LLC. Does depositing my paychecks from all my clients directly into the LLC...

asked Aug 2 '16 at 19:49
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Joell Jacob
6 points

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0 Answers
1.45K Views
Storing analytics data in browser local storage. Is it illegal?

I have heard that KissMetrics used Flash Cookies and faced a lot of legal issues. I am talking about the new HTML5 local storage. Data stored in local storage has no expiration. It means that if...

asked Jul 28 '16 at 02:01
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Mohit Gangrade
6 points

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Should we consider a UK subsidiary?

I'm a US resident, and a few months ago a friend from back in the UK pitched me an idea for a SaaS product for the market sector he works in. We've built the product, and we plan to incorporate and...

asked Apr 29 '16 at 03:03
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Dan Ellis
71 points

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1.38K Views
Freelancer team up, how to do it?

My friend and myself are both software developer freelancer with our own clients. We have different skills, and the idea came to team up together so we could complete each other, and growth our...

asked Mar 8 '16 at 15:22
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Francis L
33 points

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1 Answers
2.59K Views
Giving away equity to new member in a startup?

I've been working on a startup for more than a year now, and as a developer, I created a nice product. But things got harder when I tried to sale it, as I have no talent for this. Then I met two...

asked Feb 10 '16 at 14:52
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Francis L
33 points

2 Votes
1 Answers
1.87K Views
Building a career whilst bootstrapping

Long story short, I am bootstrapping a start up venture and I am funding it through full time employment. We are close to launch, and we want to avoid going to VC in order to retain 100% equity. I...

asked Oct 3 '15 at 01:01
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User34199
46 points

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0 Answers
1.8K Views
Build a career or do a start up?

I have been working for the past 2 years on my start up product as it stands: 1) I have the mobile application built and ready for launch 2) The backend is all done3) We have conducted beta...

asked Oct 3 '15 at 00:35
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User34199
46 points

4 Votes
2 Answers
2.49K Views
Best way to roll out major changes to a site?

We've been working on a new version of Bright Journey for a long time now and it's finally coming to fruition (putting the final touches).There are some changes that might initially disorient...

asked Jul 24 '15 at 06:41
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Nishank Khanna
4,253 points

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Should I go for corporation when starting?

So I am putting up a mushroom farm, should I start as a corporation out right or as sole proprietor for now? I am from the Philippines and my concerns are that I think here, it is required to have...

asked Jul 14 '15 at 17:18
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What kind of things would you feel uncomfortable with in a carpooling service?

Things like: Matching with other passengers Scheduling Cost-sharing arrangement

asked Jul 1 '15 at 12:01
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JAEYOUL KIM
1 point

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1.37K Views
If I do a 49-50 split partnership do I have the final say as the one with 50% equity?

I just do not know that much about the other person other then he has good tech skills and can take care of a lot of the paper work stuff, that lets me design and build the business. Which is what...

asked Jun 30 '15 at 04:59
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Paul Gilchrist
1 point

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917 Views
How was Atlassian able to grow this big with zero funding?

Atlassian has some great products (we use BitBucket regularly for all our projects). But I was surprised to learn that they never raised any money from VCs or even a seed round from angel...

asked Jun 29 '15 at 13:25
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Donna Williams
7 points

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674 Views
Are there any career opportunities in startups to earn a $250K a year salary?

For startups that have raised a series A round or higher, is it possible to get a job as a software engineer getting paid at least $250K a year?Equity isn't something that attracts me much as I've...

asked Jun 29 '15 at 12:12
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Mark Hannon
7 points

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687 Views
Are there any startup related classes / seminars in Boston?

I'm moving to the Boston area for a job and have to venture into building my business on the side. Since this will be a first for me, I would love to learn from the startup experts. Are there any...

asked Jun 29 '15 at 09:58
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Alvaro Perkins
1 point

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Working for US based company from Singapore, payment to India account. Which country would I pay taxes in?

I live in Singapore and work for a US based company as contractor getting paid to my Indian account. Which country should I file my tax returns in? Should the Indian account be NRI/NRE to get the...

asked Jun 29 '15 at 04:24
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Sowmya
1 point

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How to find the right advisors?

As our product development goes along, we are looking for more advisors to form an advisory board - we need well considered input from people who have already proven themselves in the tech / IoT...

asked Jun 28 '15 at 12:01
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Alexander Hill
1 point

3 Votes
3 Answers
2.8K Views
What are some resources for learning about lifestyle-brand ecommerce businesses? [more answers welcome!]

I'm digging in to this industry and would love insight into what's unique about lifestyle ecommerce businesses / the consumer path to purchase in businesses like Holstee, Ministry of Supply,...

asked Jun 26 '15 at 19:46
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Jay Neely
6,050 points

1 Votes
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770 Views
Is it worth implementing social login on your site? Any statistics that show it increases signups?

Almost every major site has multiple social logins (FB, Twitter, Google) in addition their own normal signup process (email and password).Is it even worth having social login? What about forgoing...


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2 Answers
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How to get freelancers to work on your website?

Releasing a website soon to connect ordinary people, students, business men with teachers and professionals, how do I recruit the teachers and professionals?

asked Jun 22 '15 at 02:46
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C Wakeboard
11 points

1 Votes
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425 Views
What can Silicon Valley do to get rid of the silent racism that exists in hiring?

It's an uncomfortable topic to talk about. Even with all the "hippy culture" in the valley, it's hard to argue that race doesn't play a role in hiring at tech firms.If you look at the statistics,...