Articles by Matt

 As an angel investor, I am always looking for transformational businesses. And marketplaces are arguably one of the strongest and most time-tested business models of all time. From early Rome and milenia earlier, merchants conducted commerce in markets. Thanks to efficiency gains for both buyers and sellers, the market thrived….

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Amazon’s is the most monopolistic and well positioned marketplace the Western world has ever seen. Last year they did $136B in revenue with double digit growth every year. Yet they haven’t even scratched the surface. The US food retail and food services industry represents a $5.35T market (with $800B+ in…

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Jeff Bezos is the Terminator… and he is killing competition and ecommerce faster than Arnold can say “I’ll be back” Hope you are hooked. Let’s go for a ride. My background is ecommerce. Before starting The Syndicate and investing in early stage disruptors, I cut my teeth in ecommerce, specifically…

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I’m overworked and overwhelmed…and trying to fix it all. Here’s how timing, schedules and planning are putting me back in control of my time and business. Scheduling Efficiency and Control How to stop being busy The reason I suck at scheduling Why productivity peaks with timed work What I was doing wrong…

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Here’s hiring 101. I need help in my business. You probably do too. We’re growing and scaling and here is how and why. Team Building Lessons Why we are growing and scaling our team up now The reason I am tracking employees now with screenshots – free tool Why customer service actually…

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I’m losing money. PPC problems, nightmares and more. SHIT. Lessons learned to save your business and see more profit. PPC Problems and Saving your Ship Why PPC is harder that you think How I F’ed my business big time Why sales and revenue aren’t the endall Why I recommend and love Hello Profit for…

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