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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6 Fearless Strategies For Overcoming Any Motivational Block

Every great leader who has accomplished greatness has endured a motivational block. Whether it’s procrastination, or just plain fear of failure, it’s common to feel unmotivated. Factor in today’s digital age with so many distractions that shorten your attention span, and it’s a wonder a person gets anything accomplished at all. However, there are actions …


Capital One Spark Business Brought the Heat to SXSW, and It’s Not Stopping There: An Interview With David Talach

There is an incredible ecosystem being built at Capital One. Spark Business, part of Capital One’s Small Business Banking solutions, really has it all. And if they don’t have it, they’re making it, or integrating it seamlessly. From Spark Business Checking and Savings to Spark Pay and a whole suite of ecommerce tools for online …

SXSW: Capital One Spark Business wants to know – what’s YOUR “Secret Sauce” for success?

If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the past 19 years since starting my first company, it’s that entrepreneurship and small business ownership is not for the faint-hearted. Why? Because it is almost never an overnight whirlwind of success – it’s a marathon that requires continuous concentration and energy, fueled by a fierce and unwavering …

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

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