Jay Collier (@JayCollier)

Midcoast Maine USA

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @JayCollier ever

June 24th, 2016

“Two UNE employees present at Maine Startup and Create Week” j.mp/28UwAlv pic.twitter.com/TgBqckISGW

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Sultan: Seek diversity in the types of people and institutions you work with no matter what you choose to do.

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Montoya: The values of your startup ecosystem are important. Culture matters. Fallon: Trust is paramount. Zinky: Share everything.

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MaineSCW “A startup ecosystem needs a non-governmental champion because it needs to be perceived as grassroots” @AnnetteZinky

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MaineSCW “The kryptonite for entrepreneurial ecosystems is risk aversion.” @AnnetteZinky

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Zinky: If you haven’t had an empty bank account with payroll tomorrow, you’re not ready for the stress of an entrepreneur.

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robamueller If you want to grow communities in rural areas open a coffee shop.

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Felix Salmon: With a single vote, England just screwed us all. fusion.net/story/318538/e… pic.twitter.com/L5llxV4EKY

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Sultan: You need a gravitational hub with enough density to facilitate collisions, new ideas. Needn’t be space based.

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Montoya: Make the community intentionally diverse. Build bridges not moats.

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Sultan: No one “owns” the entrepreneurial ecosystem. identity is used by many people and orgs in Hawaii.

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Sultan: Instead of embracing one model, try out a number of pilot opportunities and see what works. Need a champion with grit

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Montoya: First, decide on your metrics for success. Incubators may be less effective then just a coffee shop with good Internet.

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Zinky: To start growing an entrepreneurial ecosystem, get a diverse group together to talk about what can be done. Start there.

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Laurie LaChange: What do you recommend to start growing the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

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Montoya: We’re in a time when we *have* to be innovative, in a new renaissance, a cauldron of creativity, need to be self reliant.

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Tarik Sultan: Entrepreneurs are 100% dreamer *and* 100% doer.

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Michael Faloon (Our Katahdin): Changing the conversation is the key to growing the ecosystem ourkatahdin.com

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Tarik Sultan, Sultan Ventures (Hawaii): Entrepreneurial communities can thrive anywhere sultanventures.com

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Antonio Montoya, Rocket Hatch, CEO, north Alabama: rockethatch.org/about/

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Pinsky: For an entrepreneurial ecosystem, one needs non-governmental evangelists, but no place is too small.

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Annette Zinsky Northern Arizona Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology nacet.org

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MaineSCW “Building Entrepreneurial Ecosystems” w @AnnetteZinky @MFaloon @sultanventures @Antonio_Montoya @ 2:15pm: bit.ly/28TQflr

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Forbes.com blocks users who use ad blockers because their model is free to consumers and ad-supported. @Mike_Perlis

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How do we avoid a world where we only hear voices like ours? Where we’re surprised with randomness, new ideas?

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Kepware Kepware’s Brett Austin speaks during a panel discussion on company acquisitions during . pic.twitter.com/PgyfMs6FSQ

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AnnetteZinky Well said: “We all love to be surprised. I think humor holds the hope for randomness.” @Mike_Perlis

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Audience question: How do we avoid the “Filter Bubble” (Eli Parlser) — only hearing what we want to hear?6

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GoogleTrends “What is the EU?” is the second top UK question on the EU since the were officially announced pic.twitter.com/1q4VAX3qcm

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Video is rapidly becoming the primary preference for younger people, over text. Virtual and augmented R. may be next. @Mike_Perlis

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Major themes in the evolution of media: the shift to mobile (60% at Forbes.com) and distributed content @Mike_Perlis

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Don’t pitch an elegant solution looking for a problem. @Mike_Perlis

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Don’t get caught up in tech or finance. It has to start with an extraordinary product people can’t live without @Mike_Perlis

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Forbes is funding early stage venture capital fund to launch this year. @Mike_Perlis

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Best students are less likely to go to enterprise world, and more likely to start up new businesses. 30-under-30. @Mike_Perlis

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1,800 compensated contributors post to Forbes.com, sometimes 450 posts a day. @Mike_Perlis at @WordPress

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75 journalists work full-time for Forbes, both print and digital, post their own content to the site @Mike_Perlis at @WordPress

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MaineSCW After broadband, digital audiences could really blossom. - @Mike_Perlis CEO of @Forbes.

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Forbes separated digital and print divisions, developed and strengthened Forbes.com, & then recombined. @Mike_Perlis

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I give up on @TweetDeck autocorrection. Please add preference to turn it off.

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PierceNews “We became a startup after 95 years” @Mike_Perlis CEO of @Forbes

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Perils on Forbes: Culture of company quickly became technology-driven and digital first, a startup after 95 years.

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MaineSCW Goal: “Build the business of Forbes to be as big as the brand. “-@Mike_Perlis CEO of @Forbes.

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Perlis: When you have relationship between content and audience, only then do you begin monetizing it.

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MaineSCW “Forbes’ success is rooted in combining the 100 yr history and embracing our purpose driven path.” -@Mike_Perlis CEO of @Forbes.

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@unetweets And, in a rush, types “such” as “scub” :)

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Perlis: Forbes currently generates 80% of its revenue from digital products.

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Perlis: Sold the publishing company, but kept roots in Camden to this day.

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In Perlis early 20s, he says “I didn’t know enough to *not* start a business.”

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Perils was publisher of New England Guide, Maine Invites You, Guide to Maine Cottages, then Canoe Magazine

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PierceNews It all started in a bar @Mike_Perlis pic.twitter.com/94rEn8Bo6o

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New England roots: Perlis ran Fabyan’s Station in Bretton Woods back in the day.

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Perils: I love Maine. You get your standing ovation before you start.

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CEIWomenBiz Keynote with @Mike_Perlis is about to kick off at @MaineSCW!

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Kauffman: Events called “hackathons” attract males. The same events, called “workshops,” draw females. pic.twitter.com/ZY5BBQjYNO

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Next session: How to Put on a Hackathon with Nick Kauffman. Or more important, why put on a hackathon? mainestartupandcreateweek.com/schedule/how-t…

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