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Here at EH, the team is thrilled to announce our first of many monthly live online events — Startup Summit — taking place April 8th from12 PM to 2 PM EST.

As a massive thank you for supporting our publication, the first 500 registrants attend for free.

Sign up and join entrepreneurs from across the world.

  • Former managing director of the world-renowned design firm IDEO and co-founder of IDEO.org and author of Making ConversationFred Dust — is set to speak on future trends.
  • EH’s very own weekly writer Aaron Dinin — Professor of Entrepreneurship at Duke…


From the entrepreneurial trenches

This week we launched the next step in our journey as a community — the Entrepreneur’s Handbook Show, a video podcast featuring the writers and founders often published on Medium here.

Each show will have a mix of riffing and hard questions that provide a deeper look into the backgrounds and businesses of successful entrepreneurs, investors, creators, marketers, and influencers.

Watch the first episode below where our founder Dave Schools talks to Geoff Cook, the CEO and Co-Founder of The Meet Group.

Episode 1: Geoff Cook Started and Sold a $10m, $50m, and $500m Company

Dave’s favorite quote from Geoff:

“If you’re not obsessed at some level with what you’re doing, you’re probably…


When it comes to spotting future trends and sparking ideas, few do it better than Fred Dust — founder of Making Conversation, senior design advisor to the Rockefeller Foundation, and former global managing director of design giant IDEO.

We’re set to kick-off STARTUP SUMMIT in a little less than 24 hours so grab your seat today to get to know Fred and the other speakers to help you better understand what VC’s are looking for in 2021, write emails that get responses to people you admire and want to collaborate with, and what to look for (and watch out for)…


Coming up with a great idea
Getting funding
Building out your team

These are obviously massively important steps in your startup journey.

But you know what skill may be more valuable in your early stages, especially now since a lot of people are working from home? Learning how to write an email that not only gets opened but also responded to.

Aaron Dinin, PhD, prior venture-backed founder and the current professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Duke and host of the hit podcast Web Masters, in a 20-minute time-span will teach you the tricks of the trade for this often-overlooked…


Hello hello — there’s just 3 days until our first Startup Summit on April 8th at 12 PM EST where entrepreneurs, investors, and creatives from all over the world will come together to shake virtual hands and share inspiring ideas.

We will be using Hopin as our platform (the fastest growing European start-up ever!). This is the perfect opportunity to see the future of online events. You’ll see all the features that have led to the company’s incredible growth including 1-to-1 roulette networking with other attendees!

We have four brilliant speakers:

  • Fred Dust — former Global Managing Partner of design…

Hello hello —there’s under a week to go our first Startup Summit on April 8th at 12 PM EST where entrepreneurs, investors, and creatives from all over the world will come together to shake virtual hands and share inspiring ideas.

We’re happy to announce our final two speakers:

Luciana Carvalho Se, co-founder of Inia Health and VC Scout for Ada Ventures, will be sharing her fight to demystify mental health and drive tech in a way that augments our humanity rather than undermining it.

And EH’s very own weekly columnist, Aaron DininProfessor of entrepreneurship at Duke University and…

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