In The Silicon Tropic

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Category Archives: Tools of the Trade

Meet: Ignacio Galarraga of The Netmen Corp.

Learn more about Nacho Galarraga, founder of The Netmen Corp., an amazing graphic design firm and The Silicon Tropic’s newest sponsor!

May 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

You should be using: Less Annoying CRM

A simple CRM that is affordable and requires no training. Perfect for a startup.

January 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

You should be using: Grammarly

A plugin that fixes your grammar. We all know Miami especially needs this.

January 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

You should be using: DocSend

Finally, you can get analytics from your decks and online marketing materials. No more attachments.

January 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

This will help: Growth Geeks

Background: For early stage startups, there’s never enough time or money for founders to do everything well. So, smart outsourcing can really help. Growth Geeks offers the services of “on demand … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

This will help: Convertible Note Term Sheet Generator

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, a prestigious law firm specializing in securities, IP, and everything for tech companies, posted a fill-in-the-blank document builder for a convertible note term sheet. This works … Continue reading

January 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

You should be using: Calendly

Background: Many of you know about Calendly already, but some of you don’t so it’s worth a short post. I hate coordinating a time for phone calls. I have to go in … Continue reading

January 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

You should be using: HelloSign

NDAs are annoying and a lot of people don’t have a printer. Use HelloSign so you don’t have to print legal docs.

January 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

You should be using: Flyp

Flyp is an app that enables you to have multiple phone numbers from which you can text, call, and receive voicemails (only $2.99 a month!).

January 11, 2016 · 1 Comment

You should be using: htmlsig

Background: Before I found this amazing thing, my email signature was like a copy and paste of someone’s that emailed me from a real company. I decided to Google “how to … Continue reading

January 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

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