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Avocent - From Founder to Angel

Find a Big Problem to Solve

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The difference between founders who do OK in their business and those who do great is the size of the problem they solve for customers who have the money to pay for a solution.  More...

Prepare To Succeed

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Remigius Shatas, founder of Avocent, was ready to start a business because he had done his homework and he shifted his thinking from an employee mentality to a problem-solving mentality.   More...

Hire Your Own Boss

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Steve Thornton became CEO of Avocent because the founder knew Steve should be the boss. 

Balance Idealism With Realism

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Bob Asprey kept the founder's feet on the ground by saying, "No."

Change Systems To Sustain Growth

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Avocent started making their product under one roof but growth required a change.

Share The Wealth

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Remigius Shatas says that the best way to recruit and keep good people is to share the weatlh.

Stop Thinking Me And Start Thinking Us

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Hattie points out that Remigius Shatas grew his company by putting others ahead of himself.

Fund The Dreams Of Others

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Most people tend to ask, "Why should I fund the dreams of others?"  People like  Remigius Shatas ask,  "Why not?"  For him,  it extends his life-long work.  Meet  Remigius as he shares his wisdom.

Give More Than Money

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BizTech's director, Joanne Randolph, explains that money and time donated by successful entrepreneurs keep her doors open.

Plan Your Marketing

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Marketing guru, John Wargo, says that all marketing is not the same.