Every entrepreneur knows the importance of keeping up to date with emerging technology, trends, and latest developments in entrepreneurship; however, this career choice doesn’t necessarily leave time to read an entire book. For those who cannot manage whole books, listed below are five expert entrepreneur blogs.
Occam’s Razor, written by Avinash Kaushik, author of two best-selling books, Web Analytics 2.0 and Web Analytics: An Hour A Day. If you haven’t already figured it out, this blog’s focus is on web analytics and research. Inspired by Guy Kawaski and Andy Beal, Kaushik created his blog to share his knowledge of his area of expertise with the world. Blog topics on Occam’s Razor consist of Digital Marketing and Analytics, Practical Analysis, Web Metrics, Tools, Digital Careers, and much more.
Gary Vaynerchuk is CEO and Co-founder of VaynerMedia, a full- service digital agency serving Fortune 500 companies across the company’s four locations. He is one of the most sought after public speakers, a venture capitalist, four time New York TImes Best-selling authors, and an early investor in companies such as Twitter, Uber, and Tumbler. Gary was also named to both Crain’s and Fortune’s 40 Under 40. Gary’s blog, as well as his #AskGaryV youtube videos, offers clear and concise answers about social media, marketing, and entrepreneurship.
Principal analyst at Altimeter, award winning author, and world renowned keynote speaker, Brian Solis, has spent his time studying the effects of emerging technology on business and society. As a result of hard work, Solis helps business’ develop new digital transformations, Culture 2.0, and innovation strategies that enable business’ to adapt to emerging markets from the inside out. His research, books, and blogs help aid a better understanding of the relationship between the evolution of technology and its impact on people.
Known as the Chief Evangelist of Apple, Guy Kawaski is known as a thought leader in entrepreneurship, marketing, and public relations. Kawaski is now the Chief Evangelist of Canva, a graphic design tool. He is also the author of The Art of the Start 2.0, The Art of Social Media, and ten other books. He received his BA from Stanford University, an MBA from UCLA, and an honorary doctorate from Babson College. Although his writing is helpful to many industries, his blog curves a bit towards Tech Start-Ups. Insight found in this blog includes the importance of scale in business, tips for making your pitch, how to excel at a conference panel, and much more.
This blog is considerably helpful for small business owners and startups, sharing advice on topics such as funding and success stories from peers. Blog topics can range anywhere from Leadership and Business Expansion to Finance & Accounting and Small Business Spotlight. “Small Business Owners Share Financial Mistakes,” “How to Use a Sense of Community to Access Better Business Funding,” and “10 Vital Features Your Online Store Needs” are all examples of articles featured on this blog.