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Entrepreneur, CEO, and business owner Jay Adelson (Equinix, Digg, Revision3, SimpleGeo) demystifies the start-up process by providing advice, tips, and answering questions. Submit questions to learn how to turn any business idea into reality and maybe even change the world.

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Ask Jay - Repeating a Successful Idea in Your Country

In this episode, Jay talks about the process of analyzing and repeating a business idea that has been successful in one country and doing it in another.


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Jay Adelson Discusses Convertible Notes

On this episode Jay Adelson explains what a convertible note is in an early funding round along with why to consider offering them to investors or not.


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We Need Crazy - Future Midwest Presentation, April 2010

Jay Adelson gives a presentation in Royal Oak, Michigan about entrepreneurship, finding inspiration and breaking the rules.


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How To Protect Your Ideas - Patents!

Successful entrepreneur and CEO, Jay Adelson, demystifies the start-up process by providing advice, tips, and answering questions. Today he discusses the importance of patents and protecting intellectual property. Maybe there's some discussion on patent trolls as well! Have a question about launching a business that you want answered? Comment or add a video response!


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Should You Quit School For Your Idea?

Today's lesson: Should you drop out of school for your amazing idea? How do you split your time and still succeed at both?


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Ask Jay - Generate Buzz For Your Brand

In this episode Jay answers the question: How do I create buzz for my brand and make people talk about my business ?


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Get MOTIVATED & Succeed!

How do you get motivated? In this episode, Jay explains how to motivate to get the best out of yourself. Have a question about launching a business that you want answered? Comment or add a video response!


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Ask Jay - How To Find Investors For Your Business

Successful entrepreneur and CEO, Jay Adelson demystifies the start-up process by providing advice, tips, and answering questions. In this episode, Jay dishes advice on how to court potential investors along with how to find them and get their attention. Have a question about launching a business that you want answered? Comment or add a video response!


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How To Prep for a Meeting with a VC - Ask Jay

Successful entrepreneur and CEO, Jay Adelson, demystifies the start-up process by providing advice, tips, and answering questions. Today he discusses the best practices for prepping for a meeting with a large VC. Have a question about launching a business that you want answered? Comment or add a video response!


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Will Investors Screw Me?? - Ask Jay

Successful entrepreneur and CEO, Jay Adelson, demystifies the start-up process by providing advice, tips, and answering questions. Today he discusses whether or not investors are out to screw you and your business. Have a question about launching a business that you want answered? Comment or add a video response!