Murray Newlands

Entrepreneur, Investor, Business Adviser and Speaker


Murray Newlands FRSA is an entrepreneur, investor, business advisor and speaker. He is founder of Due an online invoicing company helping 75k+ business based in San Francisco. Newlands is also an adviser to the Draper Nexus Network of Things Fund that invests in IOT companies. He advises entrepreneurs and start-ups on various subjects from funding to growth strategies. Newlands received a Bachelor of Laws and he is qualified as a Lawyer. He gained his Green Card by being recognized by the US government as an “alien of extraordinary ability.” Newlands is the author of “Online Marketing: A User’s Manual” published by John Wiley & Sons. Murray regularly contributes to Forbes and Entrepreneur. Read More

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25 Of The Best Motivational Quotes Of All Time

Entrepreneurial success isn’t just an ephemeral dream that either eludes or bestows its graces. Success is earned and won through hardscrabble day-to-day work, and is created out of the fires of your passion and dedication. It requires your best, and sometimes, that is just too much. Fortunately, there are many successful, wise people who have …

9 Ways To Stay Motivated As an Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurship is almost never an overnight whirlwind of success. Most entrepreneurs know that success is a marathon that requires continuous concentration and energy, focused on shifting problems and solutions that only get larger and more complicated as the business grows. Motivation can wax and wane, and it takes unrelenting attentiveness to stay positive. However, being …

5 Things to You Need to Know About Convertible Notes

Though convertible notes are now part of funding currency for investors and entrepreneurs, and most appreciated for their expediency and simple premise, it doesn’t mean they don’t come with their own risks. A convertible note is essentially a debt instrument that allows angel investors to loan out seed money into (usually) early stage startups, which …

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  • "British Digital Marketing Guru"

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  • "Murray Newlands is an Internet-marketing expert, prolific blogger, advisor, teacher and author."

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  • "21 Thought Leaders Every Entrepreneur Should Follow in 2016 "

  • "50 Online Marketing Influencers to Watch in 2016"


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