The Dad Indicator
My father’s medical practice now uses Square for insurance co-payments. Welcome to the future!
Five Years Ago Today
Five years ago today was my first day at BustedTees. I came on as Marketing Manager and a few months later I was the GM, or Director of Retail as it was called. Working at Connected Ventures (BT, CollegeHumor, Vimeo) was a turning point for me, as I entered the mainstream of NYC tech and started working for businesses that people had actually heard of. I gained a ton from my 2.5 years at...
Any Freelance Designers Out There?
I have a few quick projects for a great designer. Hit me up — joshmohrer at gmail dot com.
My friends Jon Feldman and Amir Cohen at Open Air Publishing are hiring! Their company creates beautiful how-to books for the iPad. They’ve put out a few books already: Photography (the ad for which is embedded above), Cocktails, and Bacon, all of which are all quite excellent. Production Manager Marketing & Communications Manager Backend Developer Check it out and spread the word!
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Republicans are desperate. They can’t attack Obama on jobs because the jobs...– Robert Reich: What Republicans Argue When They Have Nothing Left to Say
The Uber Chicago team invented this promotion and its honestly one of the most clever marking gimmicks I’ve ever been a part of.
The danger of acting like a big company
bijan: In many ways it’s fairly obvious why some startups can innovate & execute faster and better than a big company. The startup is focused and has one mission. There are no warlords, mixed interests, VPs battling for control, massive performance reviews to plough through, strategy meetings followed by more strategy meetings, “move the needle” conversations, etc. As a startup goes from...