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One Quarter of the Way Through 52businesses: A Look at the First 13 Weeks and First 13 businesses (Part 1) – Silicon Bayou News 6/16/14

When we set out 13 weeks ago to start a new business every week for a year, I had no idea what we were in for. What has started as a fun and exciting project, has become perhaps the most incredible journey of my life. We’ve started and helped start some great businesses and non-profits. Read more about One Quarter of the Way Through 52businesses: A Look at the First 13 Weeks and First 13 businesses (Part 1) – Silicon Bayou News 6/16/14[…]

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Bob’s Manhattan Adventure: Fox News, Forklifts, and Food Fights – Silicon Bayou News 4/28/14

The team and Bob recently spent some time in New York City  for a TV appearance.  This week’s SBN post was written by Jason to shed a little more light on exactly how and why our mobile office ended up in the Big Apple. Read the intro below: I have changed since we started 52businesses, 6 Read more about Bob’s Manhattan Adventure: Fox News, Forklifts, and Food Fights – Silicon Bayou News 4/28/14[…]

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Bob says thanks to Freret Street – Silicon Bayou News 4/13/14

Bob spent a little under two full weeks on Freret Street. The first week was nice, but the second week was a magical week of weather. Bob told us he did some good thinking under the sun and has been trying to share his thoughts with the world ever since. Somehow he convinced us and Read more about Bob says thanks to Freret Street – Silicon Bayou News 4/13/14[…]

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“Life as Bob, Our Business Operations Bus, Ain’t Easy” – Silicon Bayou News 4/3/14

To nobody’s surprise, Bob’s been getting tons of love from friends of 52businesses lately, and the team is happy to announce that after much convincing, we finally got him to set up his very own Twitter Account!  In other news, throw Bob some dough for much-needed repairs and sex appeal (safety) boosters, so please head Read more about “Life as Bob, Our Business Operations Bus, Ain’t Easy” – Silicon Bayou News 4/3/14[…]

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Keeping Organizational Composure When Business Begins Booming

Originally posted on Silicon Bayou News as “Learning to Go With It When You Start to Blow Up.” By:  Maxwell Walters Last week at 52businesses, we started out intending to spend Week 1 focusing on our internal business structures and marketing strategy. Unfortunately/fortunately, we were derailed pretty quickly. On Wednesday, Destination Hackathon recruited us to participate in its upcoming Read more about Keeping Organizational Composure When Business Begins Booming[…]

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“Destination Hackathon: A Melting Pot of Passionate Innovators Disrupting the Tourism Industry” – SBN 3/25/14

  Great article about Destination Hackathon, where we built Touracle, just aired on Silicon Bayou News: When I walked through the Hyatt Regency’s 2nd floor lobby on my way to the 2014 New Orleans Destination Hackathon, I saw teams practicing their pitches, and it struck me:  New Orleans and tech go together like Abita and crawfish. Read more about “Destination Hackathon: A Melting Pot of Passionate Innovators Disrupting the Tourism Industry” – SBN 3/25/14[…]

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“52businesses Launches on St Patty’s” – SBN, 3/18/14

Here we go, yesterday we launched 52businesses! This is a venture in which we will start a new business each week for one year. With this challenge, we hope to showcase the accessibility of entrepreneurship,particularly during the initial stages. By highlighting the process of turning an idea into a viable business, 52businesses aims to show that with the right tools and guidance, Read more about “52businesses Launches on St Patty’s” – SBN, 3/18/14[…]