As an entrepreneur taking time to relax is very important. If you're not feeling good then you cannot lead a team to build a great product.
Each year Front-End Design Conference gets better and better. The 2013 event was the best ever. This year we provided a pizza lunch for attendees. With cool events like these, we’re proud to call Florida home to our company headquarters.
LessConf 2013 was magical, and so legendary we had a music video made for the event. Beat that.
We host small workshops for entrepreneurs. Our casual workshops contain stories from the mistakes we made over the past six years.
Allan is finally taking speaking engagements. He's facing his fears... and you should too.
Communicating is one of the hardest parts in business. There are different types of conversations, here's how to identify them.
Our business hits milestones but here are some parenting milestones we see as parents of young children.
Funding is not the wrong path in business, only a different path. Read more and see what millions of dollars actually gets you.
Are you a LessAccounting customer? If so, fill out the form and you will receive a garment that makes you...
A little thank you note to the sponsors of LessConf 2013.
Here's how Steve and Allan run a remote team and stay connected while being remote business partners.
Steve makes a special invitation to LessConf to people not of "privilege."
Business is not easy, please don't think it's easy for us.
Allan explains his social insecurities while attending industry conferences and meeting new people.
Steve gives the secret to speaking in front of a group of people.
I cannot think of a summary for this article.
Here's how we spent our time over the past 6 years creating multiple revenue streams for LessEverything.
Creating your art does not come with instructions.
Fighting back fears in life is tough, it does get easier but it'll always be a battle against your inner self.
Steve explains how flying cars will finally be brought to reality.
More companies should act like friends instead of doing "marketing". Here's an example of friendship marketing.
Don't wait for the "right time" to start creating your art.
2012 taught me some painful but valuable lessons.
Steve describes and categorizes the types of relationships he has
LessConf 2013 details are announced, it's time to get excited people!
The next LessConf will be on another level again in 2013. Each year gets better, crazier more fun, more social, more learning & more friendships will be made.
A guest post from Casey Dewalt of SimpleFocus.com about the redesign process of the new LessAccounting logo.
Allan saves some of his favorite funny tweets from Columbus Day 2012.
Allan is now using 1password for managing his secure passwords. Here's a few tips...
Our video animation and live action video company has really taken off, we're proud and excited about the future. Check out some of their latest works.
I recently switched code editors from Textmate to Sublime Text. Here's what I've found in the past few hours since I started using Sublime Text.
We removed a few fields from our billing form to reduce the friction of getting into our app, here's what we did.
Allan talks about how he pretends to be an extrovert when he's really an introvert.
Disney custodians surprised me with their water art.
I don't think my parent's goal for me was to be an entrepreneur but here I am.
Allan writes a letter to people that seek help but don't put in the effort themselves.
Success people are not smarter than you, they're not better looking, less stressed or better dancers. They're only able to find the time to improve, meet people and help their careers soar.
This is how we raised our monthly billings +$5000 in a few months with minimal effort, no advertising and no additional sign-ups.
New entrepreneurs are naive to what it's really like running a business.
Did you know that in rails a named scope can call another named scope?
I grew up in the car wash business, my Grandfather opened car washes in the early 1950's and my Dad still runs them today. As a child I saw my Dad talking to the occasional upset customers at the car washes we owned.
Steve shows that you can use Proc.new in a named scope instead of a lambda.
Steve shows us how make a method that's defined in a module available to both the class scope and the instance scope.
Today Steve shares with us the difference between the Ruby methods include and extend.
Steve takes us on a small trip into Ruby metaprogramming by discussing the difference between instance_eval and class_eval.
Your app must either make your customers "feel emotional value" or "make them feel empowered".
We are a firm believer in "you are who you associate with."
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