Category Archives: Startup Advice

Startup Advice: 10 Best Tips from 2019

In 2019, LIFT Labs hosted a wide variety of experts and entrepreneurs. From leaders in venture capital to successful startup founders and best-selling authors, we’ve heard from some of the greatest minds in entrepreneurship.Ready to use their insight to take your business to the next level? Here are the top tips we learned in 2019.

The Future of Esports? Inclusion, Mobile Gameplay and Intense Training

Esports competitions have evolved significantly since then — and Roberts is helping to fuel the industry’s rapid growth. After college, he worked at Activision where he helped launch a $1 million Call of Duty tournament. After seeing the reaction from fans, he knew this wasn’t just fun and games — it was serious business.

Find the “Superpower” That Sets Yourself (and Your Startup) Apart

Griggs helped MGMT go from unknown to wildly successful. Could he do the same for startup companies? It led him to launch Cantora, part record label and live events promotion business — part tech investment fund, and liaison between startups founders and the entertainment industry.

10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting a Podcast

Want to start a podcast but not sure where to begin? Wondering what equipment to buy? Curious about how to grow your audience? Molly Beck has you covered.She’s the founder and CEO of, an all-in-one podcast production platform that makes it possible for novice podcasters to record, edit, publish, publicize, and monetize podcasts on the site. Think of it as WordPress for podcasting.