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How to find the perfect Christmas card

First off, don’t pick a card just because it’s “cute”, there are many factors to consider when picking out the perfect card for someone. Consideration #1: who is the Christmas card for, co-worker, family member or friend? If it’s a family member, then you are ok regardless of what you pick because they’ll appreciate the…

Holiday Christmas Card Shopping

It’s that time of year and everyone is worrying about what presents to get for their friends and family. Personally, I think that a heartfelt Christmas card goes a long way. You would be surprised as to how good you can make someone feel with just a few scribbles on a card letting them know…

Know What You Are Good At and What You Are Not

Things have been hectic over the past few days with the holiday shopping season creeping up and the bongo team working as hard as possible to get the site ready for the upcoming wave of traffic. On a more positive note, I’ve learned a bit about myself and what I’m good at as an entrepreneur.…

Startups and Purpose

Our startup, BongoBing, has gone through tremendous change over the past few months from a website where everything seems to be broken to one that is innovating and changing the way people shop online for the better. Not too long ago we started our first day at the Babson Summer Ventures program with the hope…

How to become a great closer!

Every person who works in sales wants to be a big shot rainmaker.The man in the company who brings in all the huge clients that propels the start up into stardom.I rarely have time to read books myself (hopefully when I retire I get that chance) but this is one very short book that took…

BongoBing – Do long hours translate into higher productivity?

Myself and all of the BongoBing team now feel as if we live at the Blank Center. Work starts at 8am everyday with a company-wide (there are three of us) meeting on what our goals for the day are. We discuss our tasks each morning, while on our way to starbucks for that life giving…