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Session Description – Bootstrapping – Practical Tips for Starting a Business without Big Bucks

Practical suggestions for starting a business without reliance on large amounts of start-up capital. We will discuss some of the myths associated with raising capital for a start-up venture versus the reality. We will also cover a few of the basic principles of bootstrapping beyond raising capital.

About the Speaker

Jack Long

PeopleAdmin, Co-Founder

Jack Long knows the secrets to building real businesses. In 1990, he launched Lone Star Overnight (LSO), an overnight package delivery business dedicated to serving the state of Texas that was named by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest-growing companies in America. Six years later, Jack sold the business for enough money to retire. But with entrepreneurship in his blood, retirement was short lived. Today he runs PeopleAdmin, a successful software company that he co-founded in 2001 and was recently named to the 2007 Inc. 500 fastest growing companies. Jack is also a Master Teacher at the Acton School of Business.