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John Rampton

About Me

John Rampton is an Entrepreneur, Writer, Full Time Computer Nerd, Founder at Due, a company helping startups invoice their clients online. Follow me on Twitter @johnrampton

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A Creative Mess: How To Get Your Business Organized

Startups are somewhat paradoxical in nature. We have the power to develop powerful, revolutionary ideas and products, but we often do so in a state of creative chaos. And while many are breaking the mold with these ideas, disorganization can have dire consequences for a company. A single disorganized, mid-level employee can cost their company over $10,000 in lost productivity annually.

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One-Third of Freelancers Are Putting Children Ahead of a Traditional Career

It’s an established fact that freelancing became more popular after the 2008 financial crash. The U.S. self-employed population reaches 15.5 million today. This doesn't take away that there are 54 million freelancers in the United States. Generation X, also known as the people who got stuck between the Baby Boomers and the Millennials, led this trend. As it was shown in a Toptal survey recently, a significant proportion of those who are new in freelancing, followed this route almost entirely for their children.  

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How To Attract Investors as an IoT Startup

The Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the hottest markets for attracting investors. Large companies, including Google, Samsung, and Cisco are joining the race by investing in or acquiring IoT startups. In 2014, investors contributed over $300 million across 97 venture rounds to IoT startups with record quarterly seed and A rounds.

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