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Kakkuro Is Now Connected with Over 750 Business Applications

Kakkuro is excited to announce our new integration and connection with Zapier, which lets us connect you with over 750 of the most commonly used business applications. Salesforce, Quickbooks, MySQL, Infusionsoft, Wunderlist, Smartsheets, Strip, Xero and Hubspot are just some of the common apps that Kakkuro Suite now links with — not to forget our existing integration with GoogleDrive, Microsoft Office and Dropbox.

Check Zapier to browse all applications that are possible to link with. You can view it here.

Mike ThiessenKakkuro Is Now Connected with Over 750 Business Applications
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How Data Visualization Helps Your Business

By Kelcie McKenney

Every company has a wealth of information hidden away in their numbers. Sales figures, customer engagement, inventory counts—they’re all pieces of the bigger picture, powerful insights that can bring to light answers that help your business succeed.

We’ve all heard the saying “a picture is worth a thousand words,” and for business it is just as true. When facts and figures are swimming in spreadsheets or disconnected across a number of platforms, insights are lost in the process of trying to find them. The brain doesn’t work just looking at a table of numbers, instead it needs visualized graphs and charts, with patterns and trends floating directly to the surface.

Data visualization can turn any business into an informed success, and all you need is a way to understand the information you already have.

Mike ThiessenHow Data Visualization Helps Your Business
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8 Essential Strategies Every Startup Needs

By Kelcie McKenney

Starting a business can be daunting, but it only takes a few steps to get ahead of the game and on the right track towards success. Here are eight essentials every startup needs in our competitive business environment.

1. Research your market

You might have an idea for something amazing in your head, but that doesn’t guarantee people will buy it. Without full knowledge of your market, you can’t detect or understand what your potential customers actually want or need. Proper and extensive market research is necessary, and the first step towards understanding whether your idea can become a reality. Start by finding out what other products already exist and come up with a way to make your product different.

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How I Achieved the Magical $1MM in Less Than 2 Years

A Note from Reggie Chandra, Ph.D, PE

The Problem

8 out of 10 entrepreneurs who start businesses fail within the first 18 months. Only 4% of the 28 million companies in the US ever reach more than $1MM in revenue. Of those firms, only 1 out of 10 (0.4% of all companies) ever make it to $10MM in revenue. Only 17,000 companies make it to $50MM. The primary reason that entrepreneurs fail is because they don’t have real-time metrics and dashboards to navigate through their entrepreneurial journey. Since entrepreneurs are flying blind, just like a plane without instrumentation in the cockpit, the businesses crash and burn.

Mike ThiessenHow I Achieved the Magical $1MM in Less Than 2 Years
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