I tried something new in this program. To help me understand how the seed venture firm Y Combinator helps entrepreneurs launch and grow their startups, I invited not one guest as I usually do, but three founders of three different companies. Each entrepreneur talked about how he got into Y Combinator, how the program helped launch his startup and what it did for him after he left the program.
The JibJab Story. Maybe The Most Inspiring Mixergy Interview Ever! – With Gregg Spiridellis | Mixergy - Online Business Tips from Successful Entrepreneurs
This is the story of two brothers who took on the established entertainment industry, succeeded for a while — and then almost went out of business when the dot com market crashed. And it’s the story of how they rebuilt their business and became one of the most celebrated digital entertainment studios.
It’s the story of JibJab. Co-founder Gregg Spiridellis came to Mixergy to tell you how he and his brother Evan built their company.
If you’re running an internet company, this story will inspire you AND teach you how to hustle for every piece of business.
How Answering “So What?” Will Increase Your Site’s Engagement – With Mark Magnacca | Case Studies & Business Tips
I invited Mark Magnacca to Mixergy for a second time so he could go into more depth about the ideas behind his book “So What?” and show us they’d apply to web sites.
To help illustrate his message, he put together a series of slides and gave feedback on Mixergy viewer’s web sites. (You can download the deck below.)
5 Reasons Why Zappos Is Doing A Billion Dollars In Sales. | Mixergy - Online Business Tips from Successful Entrepreneurs
I wasn’t allowed to record the talk that Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, gave on Sunday. The group that invited him to speak wanted to keep the conversion