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Ja-Nae Duane
Works at The Startup Equation: A Visual Guidebook to Entrepreneurial Success
Attended Northeastern University
Lived in Boston
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Want to learn how to start your business with less than $100? Here is the step-by-step course to help you live the lifestyle you deserve: http://bit.ly/100BizCourse
Hey, I'm Ja-Nae Duane and he's Steve Fisher. We're the founders of the Revolution Factory and the authors of The Startup Equation. We've set the goal to help 1 million entrepreneurs around the world by 2020.It starts with nudging would-be entrepreneurs to get started - today!Even better, you don't need a billion dollars to do it. In fact, you can start with a lot less, and the name of this course says it all: How to Build a Business with $100. Pa...
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The pitch. It's that moment in time when you put everything on the line to convince people to back your business. Here's how to perfect your pitch.
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What is your startup superpower? http://buff.ly/1Tl5cuN
Do you have the secret sauce, the X-factors, that define the most successful entrepreneurs? We identify some X-factors that are constant.
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One Bite At a Time: Managing Your Innovation Process: http://www.startupequation.com/managing-your-innovation-process/
Innovation is like an elephant - you eat it one bite at a time.
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The art of pitching your startup, part deux: http://www.startupequation.com/art-pitching/
Could how you pitch, and not your idea, be the problem? Here are proven tips for improving your pitching technique and close the deal.
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You don't need money to scale a business. Here are some other ways for the entrepreneurs out there:
http://www.startupequation.com/build-your-business-with-less/
No money doesn't mean you can't build your business. Here are three ways you can get create a company with little to no money.
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When building a brand (even if you are a startup), customer experience matters: http://buff.ly/1YfmsBL
When I say “brand,” I’m betting the things you use most come to mind, like the Apple iPhone in your pocket. Or the Facebook app on your Apple iPhone. When branding gets done right, we rarely think in generic terms, like smartphone or app. We tend to default to the brand. Some brands become so interwoven in our culture, they become the thing itself, like calling all tissues Kleenexes or all sticky notes Post-Its. Brands have the power to help us b...
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t’s the Journey, Not the Destination. Do you agree? http://buff.ly/1OiueKJ
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Over 27+ Templates, Tips, Tricks in awesome complimentary Startup Launch Kit. Receive your today! http://bit.ly/SEQpreorder
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Speaker and author interested in creativity, creative leadership, social influence, community hacking, game changers and helping you change the world! :-) http://Ja-Nae.net
Introduction
One-woman revolution Ja-Naé Duane stormed into the limelight at age 13 as an award-winning public speaker. Since then, the intrepid speaker, strategist, social scientist, artist, creative thinker, and author of How to Start Your Business with $100  and How to Create a Revolution: a Step-by-Step Guide From History's Social Influencers has captured the media’s attention, appearing in The Associated Press, NPR, Classical Singer Magazine, The Boston Globe, and Business Week. Her impressive skill set and unwavering commitment to improving the quality of life for the global community garnered Ja-Naé a nomination as one of New England’s Most Innovative Leaders of 2007. Ja-Naé spearheads a plethora of ventures as CEO of Wild Women Entrepreneurs, CEO of Ja-Naé Duane Ventures, Co-Founder of the Massachusetts Artist Leaders Coalition, and Founder of The Leaders. Additionally, Ja-Naé is a professional opera singer and a faculty member at Northeastern University. Her next book, "The Startup Equation" is due out September 2014, through McGraw-Hill. Pre-order here: http://amzn.to/1m51aEi

Free feel to email me at janaeduane@gmail com or tweet me at @TheSunQueen
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speaker, author, ordained minister; opera singer; Community hacker; social scientist.
Education
  • Northeastern University
  • New England Conservatory of Music
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Boston University
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Female
Other names
Janae, Ja-Naé, JaNae
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Speaker, Strategist, Author "How to Start Your Business with $100 and "How to Create a Revolution: A Step-by-Step Guide from History's Social Influencers", Social Scientist, Opera Singer
Employment
  • The Startup Equation: A Visual Guidebook to Entrepreneurial Success
    Co-Author, 2014 - present
    NEW! A step-by-step visual guidebook that will help you start your business based on who you are as an entrepreneur. Comes out Sept. 2014. Preorder Now: http://amzn.to/1m51aEi
  • Clark University
    Entrepreneur-in-Residence, 2012 - present
  • Speaker and author interested in creativity, creative leadership, social influence, game changers and helping you change the world!
    2005 - present
  • Helping businesses, organizations and individuals who do awesome things, while connecting them to new opportunities. Contact me for more information.
    present
  • How to Create a Revolution; Workfree: The Future of Work; How to Start Your Business with $100
    Author, present
  • Northeastern University
    Adjunct Professor, present
  • Revolution Institute
    Catalyst for Social Change, present
  • Overdrive Interactive
    Director of Social Media, 2011 - 2012
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