What is a Startup?
Last year I began a new series for Christian Computing (now called MinistryTech) magazine on Startups. Here I’ll share those articles for your benefit. The series is continuing, so as new articles are published, I’ll post them here as well. Over the past several months I’ve introduced the Intelligence Revolution….
Zoomin Market Revolutionizing Grocery Shopping
This week, in my Kauffman FastTrac class, our guest speakers were John Yerkes and Matt Rider, the founders of Zoomin Market. John literally grew up in the grocery industry, while Matt cut his teeth optimizing and redefining logistics and reverse logistics processes for multiple companies across the wireless industry ecosystem….
Innovation and Commercialization
For the past several weeks, I’ve been taking the online class Innovation and Collaboration, an MITx offering through edX. As with most good training, much of what the course is covering I already know, but what the instructors are providing are a number of frameworks that make it easier to…
MegaMobil and Startup Next
Just before I left Sprint, the company held a “Startup Sprint” event at the Sprint Accelerator. Using the Startup Weekend methodology, about 50 Sprint employees spent 3 days forming into 11 startup teams, developing a value proposition, getting out of the building to talk to customers, and, at the end…