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"I'm afraid to discuss my business ideas because I'm afraid someone will steal them. What do I do, Shadeed?"

Good question. Here are 7 ways that you can protect your #business ideas.


#smallbusiness #startup #smb
Protect your business idea #1
Non-disclosure agreements. (NDA)

What is a NDA?

A legally enforceable contract that binds confidentiality
between a person holding information with the person who
is receiving it.

You sign NDA before you tell the details.
Protect your Business Ideas: #2
Trademark your Name

What is a trademark, Shadeed?
A symbol or words that are legally filed to represent a product or company.

Where do I file my trademark?
Apply online here:

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The #HydroQuebecCrisis saga continues.

More info here ๐Ÿ‘‡
#AI #Bitcoin #Dissuasif #MiningOps
My previous thread on this matter

Click here โš ๏ธ

Quebec #SMB's continues to be discriminated against, while they total 141MW in cumulative claims. #Dissuasif #Discriminatory #Bitcoin
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If there is one personal business quality I would package & sell to others is my ability to ask for and receive opportunities a.k.a. Creative deal-making.

I reverse engineered why this works for *me* into bite sized lessons that will work for *you*
(Thread) #startupgrind
I shoot my shot often in business & partnership scenarios but what is often overlooked is that I give value 10x more than I ask.

๐Ÿ’กEstablish a โ€œReciprocity Engineโ€ for your platform that enables you to give freely.

Why is this important? โžก๏ธ

#crm #smb #startupgrind
โ€œReciprocity Engineโ€ is important as you position yourself for larger opportunities.
Decision makers will vet your worthiness based upon your:
โœ…social proof

๐Ÿ’กThe depth that people are willing to vouch for you reflects the heights that youโ€™ll reach
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Social media is powerful but if you want to make a lasting impact as a thought leader or entrepreneur, you need to host live events.

Here are my reasons why based on a lifetime of experience

(thread) #smb #crmchat #socialskillschat
Public speaking is the lowest cost method to transition from Unknown to Rockstar in your industry. It still remains as one of societyโ€™s greatest fears.
Simply standing in front of an audience and sharing your ideas & experience positions you as an authority. #socialskillschat
Hosting live events crowns you as the โ€œAuthorityโ€.
๐Ÿ’กWhen a person is introduced to a new way of thinking about an idea that they value or hold in high esteem they elevate you within their own mind.
As event host, you are attributed for helping people see themselves differently
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How to build your platform and share your knowledge while overcoming imposter syndrome.

A guide for beginners to get started and overcome self-doubt & procrastination.

(Much needed #Thread)
Based on a true story

#personalbrand #SMB

Q.)I feel I should wait to build my platform because Iโ€™m โ€œstill a studentโ€ and not an expert. How do I overcome this?

A.)We are all on a journey of improvement. Documenting your journey as you learn delivers value & perspective to those who are getting started #PersonalBranding
Examples of content types on how to document your journey & delivering value.

โœ…How I completed a task
โœ…Lessons learned
โœ…How I failed. What I learned
โœ…Getting started guide
โœ…Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

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The Go-Getterโ€™s Guide to Creating Your Own Luck In Your Business & Your Career

โ˜˜๏ธ#StPatricksDay2018 โ˜˜๏ธ
#SMB #CRM #Networking
#startupgrind #entrepreneur


Luck โ˜˜๏ธ is associated with being in the right place at the right time.

In your business, this is known as โ€œproper positioningโ€.

๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸพGet crystal clear about what you specialize in
๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸพGet clear about the audience you serve
๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸพWhat result do you deliver?
#SMB #StPatricksDay
The biggest mistake that new businesses make is the desire to deliver all things for all people

Proper positioning results in standing out due to hyper focus

When you lessen your competition you increase your luck by being available for opportunity.

#SMB #StPatricksDay
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The value & importance of building networks & support groups for Entrepreneurs and Top Notch Professionals.

#Networking #SMB #CRM

Breakthrough success in any endeavor requires the conscious cooperation of smart and talented people.

When you start a new idea, you ask โ€œHow can I get started?โ€

Top notch performers ask โ€œ Who are the best people to help me make this idea launch successfully?โ€ #SMB
As Innovators & Game Changers, eliminate the mindset of:

โ€œOwning 100% of nothingโ€

๐Ÿ’กCollaborations, Joint Ventures, & Partnerships are the fastest approach to growth, scalability, & getting wins on the board๐Ÿ’ก

#SMB #Startupgrind
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Why do your friends hesitate to support your ideas and your business?

These are details you need to understand about friendship that will save you time and heartbreak on your path as a Creator.

Based on a true story.

(Thread) #SMB
Success in small business requires the conscious cooperation of other people to succeed. We naturally rely upon the direct support of our immediate peer group.

There are 3 types of friends.
Only 1 type has the capacity to support your evolution.
Letโ€™s go deeper.
The first type of friends you develop are your Rite of Passage friends.
You meet during moments of transformation. During times of stress, the mind seeks familiarity & comfort.
Common interaction points:
Bootcamp, Freshmen year of college, high school athletics, church choir
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