Why mobile advertising needs specialists

Desktop advertising has a neat, simple solution. Mobile advertising does not, but many very smart people in mobile advertising are trying to crack that problem. Bypassing their solutions simply because they’re mobile only isn’t a smart fix.

Strangling innovation: Tesla versus “rent seekers”

The greatest number of jobs is created when startups create a new market – one where the product or service never existed before or is radically more convenient. Yet this is where startups will run into anti-innovation opponents they may not expect. These opponents have their own name – “rent seekers” – the landlords of the status quo.

How to go global and win big with your startup

The US is a global leader in Internet and smartphone penetration and use, but the rest of the world is catching up fast. With a good part of the growth for consumer products happening abroad, the question isn’t if you should go global with your startup, but how and when.