8 Universal Qualities of Great Pitch Decks

YEC | July 13, 2015

“Send me your deck.” Early entrepreneurs hear this a lot. And it’s because a pitch deck is a great way for an investor or potential customer to quickly size up your company.  So, don’t leave this important communications piece to chance. We interviewed eight experienced entrepreneurs to get their perspective on the important aspects of an effective …


Before You Start, Ask Yourself….

Matt Hunckler | September 18, 2014

How bad do you want it? Whether you’re building a business, writing software, or writing a book—you have no idea what your limits are until you push them. You only know how badly you want it until you look back and see. You’re consistent. You keep building the thing that only you can see on …


How To Win During the Investment Gold Rush of the Wild Wild Midwest [VIDEO]

Matt Hunckler | May 20, 2014

Back in the days of cowboys and six shooters, people started using the phrase “chomping at the bit” to describe rampant anticipation.  Sometimes a cowboy’s horse would get so excited about something that it would chew at the metallic bit in its mouth, unable to contain himself as he looked toward his next goal. Now, …


Your Marketing and YOUtility: Jay Baer Tackles How to Help, Not Hype

Dante Cook | March 11, 2014

Verge Team Dominate

Matt Hunckler | August 22, 2013