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What Do Your Employees Say When Leaving?

What Do Your Employees Say When Leaving?

| June 18, 2012 | Reply

As a CEO, one of my biggest jobs is to oversee a culture that represents our core values of resepect, perseverance, an ownership mentality, constant and never-ending improvement, and building things we're proud of. I believe it's the duty of corporations to be more than just a profit machine. I think they owe it to […]

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The Digital Frontier – A Showcase of San Diego’s Entrepreneurial Innovation (Clip 5 of 8)

The Digital Frontier – A Showcase of San Diego’s Entrepreneurial Innovation (Clip 5 of 8)

| June 12, 2012 | Reply

On Wednesday, 4/18, a few local tech entrepreneurs spoke at the 6Degrees Breakfast Speakers series on digital startups and innovation here in San Diego. In this segment, the panelists discuss their varied experiences with their mentors.   Moderator: When you were getting started, were there any mentors or resources that helped you achieve success? Lars […]

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The Digital Frontier – A Showcase of San Diego’s Entrepreneurial Innovation (Clip 4 of 8)

The Digital Frontier – A Showcase of San Diego’s Entrepreneurial Innovation (Clip 4 of 8)

| June 8, 2012 | Reply

On Wednesday, 4/18, a few local tech entrepreneurs spoke at the 6Degrees Breakfast Speakers series on digital startups and innovation here in San Diego. Topic: The Digital Frontier – A Showcase of San Diego's Entrepreneurial Innovation. In this segment, the panelists discuss what makes San Diego a great place to do business.   Moderator: You […]

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The Digital Frontier – A Showcase of San Diego’s Entrepreneurial Innovation (Clip 2 of 8)

The Digital Frontier – A Showcase of San Diego’s Entrepreneurial Innovation (Clip 2 of 8)

| June 5, 2012 | Reply

On Wednesday, 4/18, a few local tech entrepreneurs spoke at the 6Degrees Breakfast Speakers series on digital startups and innovation here in San Diego. Topic: The Digital Frontier – A Showcase of San Diego's Entrepreneurial Innovation. In this segment of the video, the second of eight clips, the panelists discuss how we raised money to […]

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San Diego Start-Up’s – What’s Going On in the San Diego Tech Scene

San Diego Start-Up’s – What’s Going On in the San Diego Tech Scene

| March 19, 2012 | Reply

Job Openings: Jobs: SEO Marketing Manager – TakeLessons ——————————————————– San Diego StartupDigest is curated by: Brant Cooper – Author of the Customer Development Book      What's Going on in the San Diego Startup Community MIT Enterprise Forum – Deal Current Wednesday, March 21 @6PM | Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, 12790 El Camino Real, San Diego.  Deal Current CEO […]

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Upcoming Events for San Diego Start Ups Jan 15-30, 2012

Upcoming Events for San Diego Start Ups Jan 15-30, 2012

| January 16, 2012 | Reply

San Diego StartupDigest Several great events the next couple of weeks. There's something for everyone, so get out and mingle! 🙂 For newcomers: The San Diego StartupDigest is an event list, created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, that is laser-focused on the needs of startups in the San Diego area. San Diego StartupDigest is curated by: Brant […]

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Steven Cox Interview on The Big Biz TV Show

Steven Cox Interview on The Big Biz TV Show

| December 27, 2011 | Reply

TV Interview: I had an opportunity to share the TakeLessons story with Sully and Russ of The Big Biz TV show last week. In the interview, we talked about the problems that TakeLessons solves for customers and musicians. We then talked about how we got started and our funding raise with CrossLink Capital. Click here […]

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What Do the Employees of TakeLessons Do in their Spare Time?

What Do the Employees of TakeLessons Do in their Spare Time?

| December 23, 2011 | Reply

They use their lunch hour to record Christmas music in the TakeLessons Jam Room! Listen now.   Last Christmas: Everyone II by JasonHears

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San Diego Startup Event: Joe Kraus and Michael Robertson The difference between a big company and a startup

San Diego Startup Event: Joe Kraus and Michael Robertson The difference between a big company and a startup

| December 7, 2011 | Reply

  http://StevenCox.com: Internet celebrities, Joe Kraus and Michael Robertson talk about the difference between working for a company and working at a startup. This video was shot at the 10x100x100 San Diego Start-Up event in December 2011, hosted by Sweet Labs, with support from TakeLessons, Brightscope, and other San Diego Startups. The purpose of the […]

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What’s it Like Working for a Startup?

What’s it Like Working for a Startup?

| November 30, 2011 | Reply

Our friends at SweetLabs have banded together with ten top San Diego startups (including TakeLessons) that have collectively raised over $100 million in venture capital and looking to hire for 100 new positions.

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Steven Cox – TakeLessons Company Update at San Diego Venture Group Pitchfest

Steven Cox – TakeLessons Company Update at San Diego Venture Group Pitchfest

| November 18, 2011 | Reply

Steven Cox, CEO of TakeLessons and winner of 2010 San Diego Venture Group Pitchfest gives an update one year later on the progress the company has made since winning last year. Transcription: …Here’s a very simple message for our teachers and that is: you go teach and we will curate the absolute best instructors throughout […]

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Strategic Partnerships with Big Companies

Strategic Partnerships with Big Companies

| August 11, 2010 | Reply

Recently, our company has been fortunate enough to strike deals with channel partners that should help us in our quest to become the "Starbucks of Music Lessons". Starting in August, TakeLessons will be giving in-store lessons in conjunction with our partners. The service will provide certified TakeLessons local music instructors to thousands of kids and […]

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TakeLessons Gift Certificates Now Available at Costco

TakeLessons Gift Certificates Now Available at Costco

| June 29, 2009 | Reply

TakeLessons has teamed up with Costco to get America moving with music! Costco Members can now buy TakeLessons music lessons gift certificates at Costco.com. "We're excited to help Costco's 50 million members get started enjoying learning how to sing or play music. In today's undertain times, it's beneficial for consumers to find the most relevant […]

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TakeLessons featured in San Diego Union Tribune Sunday Edition

TakeLessons featured in San Diego Union Tribune Sunday Edition

| May 17, 2009 | Reply

The Union Tribune ran a story on young web start-ups in San Diego and what they are doing to make the most out of the recession. TakeLessons was a featured company. "The company started working out of Cox's house. It now has offices, but not the $700 Aeron chairs that typified the excesses of the […]

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TakeLessons.com on NBC San Diego

TakeLessons.com on NBC San Diego

| March 6, 2009 | Reply

Quick video on TakeLessons on NBC San Diego March 6th 2009:

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