Olivier Lalonde

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Bio Website getdorm.com
Location Montreal, Canada
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I am an aspiring entrepreneur, founder of Voz Labs , an agile web development shop and lead developer / founder of dORM , a PHP object relational mapper. I write on syskall.com .

E-mail: olalonde AT gmail DOT com
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/o_lalonde
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/olivierlalonde

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Marketing x 16
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.
Website x 9
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.
Software x 7
Successful startups make money by offering people better technology than they have now.
Legal x 7
Essential legal issues that startups face, including corporate formation, fundraising documentation, founders stock, and board relations.
Getting Started x 6
These are the basics you'll need if you're looking to be an entrepreneur and start marketing yourself.
Ideas x 6
Business x 5
Increase your odds of business success: start with good people, make something customers actually want, and spend as little money as possible.
Payments x 5
Co-Founder x 4
What are the pros and cons of starting a business alone versus with cofounders? How many founders are too many?
Pricing x 3
Ecommerce x 3
Sales x 3
Discuss startup sales strategies and what it takes to sell the product that you’ve designed and developed.
Funding x 2
Everything you need to know to fund and raise capital for your startup or small business. Advice from entrepreneurs and investors.
Web 2.0 x 2
Launch x 2
API x 1
Twitter x 1
Internet x 1
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Pitch x 1
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Google x 1
Hosting x 1
37signals x 1
Investors x 1
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Web x 1
CRM x 1
Books x 1
Success x 1
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Equity x 1
Equity is ownership that both the business owner and investors have in a company.
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