Welcome, New Readers (What AONC Is All About)

Awesome people for The $100 Startup event San Francisco, Tuesday, May 29th *** Greetings from Santa Cruz, California—soon heading down to Los Angeles for a book reading party at Vroman’s bookstore tonight. The past fe... Read More

Adventures in Travel Hacking

Greetings from LHR Terminal 3, soon to be departing to San Francisco after a weekend in London for the U.K. launch of The $100 Startup. *** We’ve had a lot of new readers join our community over the past month (hi, ever... Read More

Report from the Road

Greetings, friends and readers. I’ve been on the road for 10 days, meeting people in 7 cities and counting so far. We kicked things off in New York City with a great crowd. The next day I rode Amtrak up to Boston for a ... Read More

The $100 Startup Is Live!

Greetings from midtown Manhattan, where a large amount of coffee is about to be consumed in a corner room at the Doubletree hotel. Today is the day. After three years of research and writing, it’s finally here. The $100... Read More

Professional Listening

If you’re trying to figure out what you’re good at, or trying to start a business for the first time, there’s a simple strategy that will help. Start by listening. Pay attention to what people ask you about.... Read More