Weekly Roundup: 4 Must-See YouTube Videos for Entrepreneurs (July 10, 2015)

Posted on 10.Jul.2015 by Mike Winters | @amcomcap

Gary VaynerchukIn this week's video roundup, discover why your business could benefit from sharing information with competitors, why you shouldn't stop comparing yourself to other people, and how to take the shame out of self-promotion. Plus, Gary Vaynerchuk answers a slew of questions from entrepreneurs, including what do when you have too much business. Not a bad problem to have, really.

Pedro M. Gardete: Should Competitors Share Information?

Should companies share information with competitors? Yes—well, sometimes, depending on the industry, according to Pedro M. Gardete, a Stanford Assistant Professor of Marketing. He studied the DRAM industry (the companies that make the memory chips in our computers, cellphones, and tablets) and discovered that these companies benefit from sharing information. Would sharing information with competitors benefit your company? Maybe. But watch this video first.

Don't Stop Comparing Yourself to Other People

Who says we shouldn't compare ourselves to others? Brendon Burchard argues that we shouldn't remove ourselves from that social context—it's a valuable way to gain perspective, values, and ideas. But there's a right way to do it. In this 10-minute video, Burchard discusses three healthy ways to compare yourself to others.

How to Take the Shame Out of Self-Promotion

"You often hear the term ‘shameless self-promotion' as though there should be shame in self-promotion," Marie Forleo says in this video. "I think it's important that we slow down and really ask ourselves this question: where did we learn that self-promotion is bad? And, more importantly, why do we accept that as the truth?" Forleo gives excellent advice on how to self-promote without shame.

#AskGaryVee: When Does Authentic Marketing Become TMI?

In this 23-minute episode of #AskGaryVee, Gary Vaynerchuk answers questions about daily rituals, Facebook following count, and what do when you have too much business. Also: when does "authentic marketing" cross over into TMI territory? As usual, Vaynerchuk has plenty of advice and insights to share, delivered in an always-entertaining package. It's sitcom-length, so kick back and enjoy.

image description Roy Brooks and American Commercial Capital, LLC, has provided invoice-factoring services to Houston-area small businesses since 2003. We work with businesses in San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Fort Worth, Beaumont, Port Arthur, Corpus Christi, and other nearby Texas cities.

If you want to learn more about how cashflow-sensitive invoice factoring can help your business, give us a call at 713-227-3863, contact us here, or fill out our form for a free, no-obligation quote.

READ MORE FROM AMERICAN COMMERCIAL CAPITAL

Business Video Roundup: Know Your Market & Be a Go-To Expert in Your Field

Jim Ryan, Flexero CEO "Know your business, know your competitors, know your market." That's advice from entrepreneur Mikhail Goncharov, who started his business with a single food cart in Moscow in 1998. Today his business has grown into a thriving $120 million chain of restaurants that recently broke into the American market with new locations in New York City. Goncharov's advice also ties in with the other videos in our roundup this week: Evan Carmichael discussing how to become the go-to expert in your field and Wang Chang telling the story of how he sold his business to Twitter for more than $100 million. Plus, Flexera CEO Jim Ryan talks about the importance of having a clear vision of success as a business leader. Read more

Mike Winters 19.1.2018 

Houston Factoring Companies: Why Choose American Commercial Capital for Invoice Factoring?

Houston Factoring Companies / Houston SkylineIf you're a Houston-based entrepreneur who has been searching for ways to improve your business cash flow and get the capital you need to grow, chances are you've come across a dozen Houston factoring companies who all claim to be the answer to all your problems. Invoice factoring, for those who don't know, is when a business sells its accounts receivable (invoices) to a third-party company at a discount. Factoring helps prevent business cash-flow problems by allowing a business to get paid on invoices immediately rather than wait the typical 30 to 90 days to receive a client payment. It's a cash-flow sensitive solution that eliminates cash-flow restrictions and helps small businesses stay ahead of the game and grow. Read more

Mike Winters 12.1.2018 

Business Video Roundup: Small-Biz Sales Strategies, Business Acquisitions & Work-Life Balance

Forbes Women's Summit – Advice for Female EntrepreneursAs we ease into 2018, here are a few videos to help guide your way to success in the new year. Brian Tracy offers some quick tips to hit the ground running in 2018, Evan Carmichael reveals seven ways to achieve work-life balance, and Tim S. Marshall shares several effective sales strategies for small businesses. Plus, a quick video from the Forbes Women's Summit includes excellent advice for aspiring women entrepreneurs. Then the founder of 1-800-DENTIST has some quick tips that might come in handy if you're looking to sell your business. Lastly, we want to wish all of our readers a happy, prosperous, and successful year ahead. Read more

Mike Winters 03.1.2018 
Back
AMERICAN COMMERCIAL CAPITAL HOME

HOW MUCH COULD FACTORING INCREASE PROFITS FOR YOUR BUSINESS?

CALL 713-227-3863