This week’s video and articles feature Mark Suster reflecting on mistakes that ruined his first company, discuss the need for a Google Plus page and how to manage your account, identify eight traits which make a top employee, and explain why mobile adtech firm Jumptap chose acquisition over an IPO.
Fail Week: When Mark Suster Believed His Own Start-up’s Hype, And Everything Came Crashing Down – Colleen Taylor, TechCrunch
Mark Suster talks about how he made ‘every mistake’ as a first time entrepreneur.
How to Optimize Google Plus Business Page: A Best Practices Guide – Alicia Porrata, Omisem Media
Here’s why you need a Google Plus page and how you should manage it.
8 Traits of Top Employees – Nathaniel Koloc, Ragan’s Daily
Indispensable employees tend to share these eight common traits.
Why Jumptap Gave Up its IPO Plans – Kyle Alspach, Boston Business Journal
Despite preparations to go public, Jumptap intends to be acquired by competitor Millennial Media.