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18 Traits of Successful Tech Leaders

18 Traits of Successful Tech Leaders

Vision, communication, innovation and empathy are some of the principal qualities a leader needs to successfully direct a tech organization these days. But other practical requirements can influence whether a leader succeeds or not. And as Mark Robinson, co-founder and CMO of London-based Kimble Applications, points out, even delivering

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Top 5 Pitfalls to Avoid When Scaling an International Startup

Top 5 Pitfalls to Avoid When Scaling an International Startup

Building a startup is tough, whether in San Francisco, Rio de Janeiro or post-Brexit London. It gets far more complex when that growth includes scaling the company internationally. Managing growing pains is compounded by distance, language, culture and the unfamiliar. Most startups aren’t mature enough to take on such challenges.

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When Tech Startups Find Corporate Sugar Daddies, Everyone Wins

When Tech Startups Find Corporate Sugar Daddies, Everyone Wins

Cutting edge technology startups can be "game-changing partners" for major companies trying to differentiate themselves from the competition. Steven Peltzman, chief business technology officer for Cambridge, Mass.-based Forrester Research, shared those thoughts in an interview with CMSWire following his company's twice-a-year Tech Mixer. A former CIO, Peltzman's organization often

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