There is a growing demand for edtech products in the market. Unlike before, teachers today are using technology in the classroom that allows them to clarify concepts in a much better way. But, with many different types of edtech products in the market, there is only a handful that has been successful. There are a few things that most teachers look for in the edtech product that they want to purchase.
The first thing that edtech products entrepreneurs need to understand is that just creating a product will not be enough. It has to solve some problem that the teachers want to resolve. Most of the product out there do not consult with the teachers and students and just assume that they need to make learning fun. The truth is that there are many teachers out there who do that without the need of edtech products. Thus, it is essential that your edtech product should offer some resolution to their problem. Teachers today want a tried and tested product as most do not want to spend time testing edtech products. Thus, edtech technology entrepreneurs need to create their studies to ensure that the teachers can get the final product that they can instantly start using.
ClassDojo is a communication platform that allows teachers to create notes for their students and also be able to communicate with parents in real time in case of some problem. The co-founder of the company Sam Chaudhary has spent a lot of months conducting interviews with teachers, students, and even parents to help create the ClassDojo platform. It has allowed teachers to send feedback about their students to their parents instantly without having to wait for the parent-teacher meeting.
ClassDojo has many advanced features that have made it one of the top edtech products in the market. Teachers can share class videos and photos with the parents. It helps parents feel more connected to the school since they can know on a daily basis what their children are doing in school. Today, 2 in 3 schools are using ClassDojo, and it has helped create a community where a child can flourish without any restrictions.
It takes a special kind of interest to become an entrepreneur in this competitive world. You put yourself for potential investors to take notice of, your ideas and concepts are in full display. And maybe some people will say that you are not in a position to make big in the business. But there are many who have not given up, who have made it to success irrespective of obstacles. They worked on the advice of experts and from those advice started their own businesses. And many of those businesses have grown into mega companies. Think of what experts can do if you have the right mindset to listen.
William Saito is a financial adviser and consultant working for National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology in Tokyo. He is also the founder of a couple of software companies that specialize in security software development, such as I/O Software Inc and InTecur. He invented the first Biometric Authentication System as well. Many startups consult him for advice on venture capital procurement and financial planning. In fact, Saito has more than two decades of experience in this field. He was the winner of Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young, NASDAQ and USA in 1998.
William Saito in his interview at a startup conference talks about what entrepreneurs should know about current market and its supply demand strategies. The biggest barrier facing today’s entrepreneurs is investor money. What investors are looking for is not just the availability of entrepreneurs but their ideas, future market potential, growth, expense and other factors in business. Don’t think that just because you want to start a business you will be able to get a deal and start cashing royalty checks. It takes more than that, says Mr. Saito.
Whether yours is a technology related, medical, law or business service, if you are the best in what you do, you are likely to attract venture capitalists. Nothing great was ever achieved without adequate fund. In essence, two common denominators that appear in every successful business is idea and money. People who have reached the top of their game did it with lots of sweat and tears. They have jumped in with two feet and taken the risk. They have heeded to the advice of financial experts and made their dream into reality. William Saito’s financial planning service provides motivation to do the same.
Ronald Fowlkes is a man that is no stranger to the concept of being on the front lines. This is something that he has personally lived due to his past service in the Gulf War as a member of the United States Marine Corps. After a four year run with the Marines that saw Ronald twice promoted due to his merit, he then transitioned seamlessly to a law enforcement career. Ronald served for a total of thirteen years between time with the St. Louis County Police Department and the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department. Today, Ronald works in the tactical gear industry where he brings his unique, real-world insight to his profession as business development manager.
Ronald Fowlkes is also known for his love of the sport of hockey. This love of hockey and his love for giving back to his community and serving as a mentor has presented him with a unique opportunity. Ronald’s son is a member of the Triple-A squad for the St. Louis Blues hockey team and Ronald gives of his time as the team’s equipment expert and personal trainer for the teams off the ice conditioning program. Ronald’s past experiences make him ideally suited for both of these roles. Ronald Fowlkes has a great knowledge of training and physical fitness from his extensive military and policing background and that same background has provided him with immense insight into the world of equipment and equipment maintenance. Ronald Fowlkes is known as a tough coach who pushes his youth mentees to excel physically so their coaches can get the most out of them. He also loves to pass on his deep knowledge of the importance of maintaining one’s equipment. He always counsels his players that well-maintained equipment can be the difference between winning and losing. Ronald also enjoys passing on his life stories to the youth he mentors. He thinks it is important that they understand that there are a great number of people out there in the field that work hard every day to keep the country and the world safe.
Ronald Fowlkes serves in the capacity of Business Development Manager for highly regarded tactical gear supply company Eagle Industries Unlimted. The company is a leader in its field and has been in operation for over thirty years. The products the company sells are designed for the world of military, police and outdoor sporting endeavours.
Ronald Fowlkes is a perfect fit for the tactical gear industry because he has so much real-life experience using tactical gear in the most critical of situations. This insight makes him the perfect person to work with the customers of Eagle Industries. Ronald knows how to counsel a customer on the perfect gear for their needs.
Sean Penn’s new book is titled Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff. Some believe it represents the despairing, furious takedown of America while others see the book as a nutty novel. The novel was originally a 2016 short audiobook. The book is about a Californian named Bob with extreme skepticism towards modern times mediocrity. His multiple professions include an entrepreneur, a delusional homebody and a contract killer of the elderly.
The book does not contain a formal plot. Bob sits on his couch and recalls imaginary exploits and laments the current state of the nation. He hates his former wife who now drives an ice cream truck and married her divorce lawyer. He is pining for a woman named Annie but it is not clear if she even exists. Bobs attempts at socialization include killing senior citizens with blows to the head and misbegotten barbeques. Bob Honey is both unquantifiable and perplexing. Sean Penn is arguing the state of America can drive any empathic and rational individual insane.
Bob has been to Baghdad to nose around during the Iraq War and helped people victimized by Hurricane Katrina. He does not wait for invitations and chooses to follow his conscience. The book is a combination of linguistic traffic jams and plainly spoken sentences. Sean Penn wants the readers to understand the agonizing quest Bob has undertaken. There are oddities such as Bob sitting on the porch with his neighbor in surreptitious soupçon and decorative gabion walls.
During the final third of the book Bob becomes very suspicious regarding his mysterious employer. This employer is the reason he kills the elderly with a mallet. He drives to Miami to find answers. He hears about the 2016 election and is angry because the unnamed female candidate is not being embraced. Bobs considers the stand in for Donald Trump as all of the horsemen of the Apocalypse. He believes the character requires an impeachment and an intervention. He feels the nation needs an assassin. This represents the climax of the novel. The final pages reveal the true identity of Bob and what America has become.