Tag: Entrepreneur

February 15, 2017

How Entrepreneurs Can Think Like Venture Capitalists

Seven steps entrepreneurs can take to increase the odds of raising venture capital As an entrepreneur involved with two highly successful full-stack technology businesses, I spent fifteen years

November 15, 2016

Are You Truly Ready To Be An Entrepreneur?

(NOTE: This article was written by Tom Taulli based on an interview with Mike Smerklo and published on Forbes on November 5th 2016.) Being an entrepreneur may s

September 15, 2015

Recurring Revenue – FEEL THE CHURN! (Part 2)

  In Part Two of this series, I unveil my secret formula for being discerning when it comes to recurring revenue businesses as an investment opportunity – and how to avoid feeling T

August 18, 2015

Mentorship And The Monster Under The Bed

Five lessons on how mentors can help you keep moving forward on your entrepreneurial journey. When I meet a prospective entrepreneur I have one very simple question that tells me everyt