Jay Neely

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Bio Website bostonstartupsguide.com
Location Boston, MA
Visits Member Since December 6, 2009
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Startup Founder, Marketer, Bostonian

I'm an entrepreneur and marketing architect. Looking for new opportunities. I tweet about Boston entrepreneurship, web tech, and business at http://twitter.com/JayNeely .

Feel free to drop me a line anytime at: jay [.dot.] neely [@at@] socialstrategist [.dot.] com 

Some good stuff I've written:

  • How to Add Value to a Discussion
  • How to Hire a Good Marketer (for Startups)
  • How to Make Twitter Take Less Time

  • Recent project: Boston Startups Guide - A list of Boston startups sortable by neighborhood, industry, if hiring, etc.

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    Marketing is the process of communicating the value of a product or service to customers, for the purpose of influencing buyer behavior and/or precipitate behavioral change.
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    Everything you need to know to fund and raise capital for your startup or small business. Advice from entrepreneurs and investors.
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    Essential legal issues that startups face, including corporate formation, fundraising documentation, founders stock, and board relations.
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    Setting up a website is a key step in starting a new business and in today's world, an effective web presence is a vital marketing tool.
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    These are the basics you'll need if you're looking to be an entrepreneur and start marketing yourself.
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    Increase your odds of business success: start with good people, make something customers actually want, and spend as little money as possible.
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