The Golden Ticket of Social


Gurbaksh Chahal | ‘Now’ Moments – The Golden Ticket of Social

With the proliferation of real-time social technologies, marketing has quickly moved away from traditional display ad channels towards how brands can better harness “now” moments. The highly-anticipated release of Twitter’s ad API will accelerate this trend as brands learn to automate their Twitter campaigns and compare the results with what they are currently doing in […]

Posted March 27, 2013, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Tips for hiring By Gurbaksh Chahal


Gurbaksh Chahal | How to Create Jobs and Hire an A List Team

Although startups and tech companies are widely known to be job creators, they can also be volatile due to the competitive industry in which they exist. Despite their innovative and often game-changing approach, startups function in a high-risk environment with the chance of being squeezed out at any moment. However, with that risk comes endless […]

Posted February 6, 2013, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Predictions for Online Advertising


Gurbaksh Chahal | Predictions for Online Advertising in 2013

Advertising is one of the most dynamic and creative industries on the planet, and one that changes rapidly with each passing second. The field of ad technology, in particular, is constantly propelled forward by the introduction of new innovations and approaches for harnessing online intelligence to attract potential customers. For the first LinkedIn post on […]

Posted January 23, 2013, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

6 Ad Predictions for 2013


6 Ad Predictions for 2013 from Gurbaksh Chahal Himself

The ad industry is charging forward at a rapid pace and only those companies who innovate will survive. This past year, we witnessed many innovations in the advertising arena, including the launch of Facebook’s real-time bidding platform Facebook Exchange (FBX), the introduction of real-time hashtag targeting, and multiple acquisitions. Therefore, brands and agencies alike are working […]

Posted January 17, 2013, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

How to Find the Courage to Start a Business


Gurbaksh Explains how to Find the Courage to Start a Business

Fear is your worst enemy – risk is your best friend. The best thing about the unknown is the meaning itself: If success were guaranteed, the journey wouldn’t be the same. And the journey is actually what inspires and shapes us to understand that success isn’t supposed to be easy, it’s supposed to be worth it. […]

Posted October 15, 2012, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Gurbaksh Chahal Entrepreneur Perspective


Gurbaksh Chahal | Job Creation and Hiring in Silicon Valley, From the Perspective of a Serial Entrepreneur

It’s no surprise that startups and tech companies are the forerunners in job creation, and Silicon Valley startups are leading the pack. Silicon Valley startups create 11-percent more jobs than NYC startups and 38-percent more jobs than London startups. There is endless potential for innovation at startups in the valley, and these companies are looking for the best […]

Posted September 12, 2012, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Success Contribution is Greater than Imagination


Gurbaksh Chahal | Contributes to Something Greater than Ourselves

Gurbaksh Chahal has always known that business is the most primitive game in the world. Failure is always just around the corner, yet discipline and ambition drive us to overcome. The ladder to success isn’t as vertical as people imagine—it has the ability to reshape your life before you finally succeed. Business changes you. It […]

Posted May 17, 2012, BY Gurbaksh Chahal

Insatiable Ambition Might Get You the Job


Gurbaksh Chahal | Greed is Bad. Insatiable Ambition Might Get You the Job

Being a fish out of water drove Gurbaksh Chahal to make his own ocean. By the age of 26, he had built and sold two internet ad companies for a total of $340 million. G’s own ravenous appetite for success set him on the path, but hiring people as hungry as himself has kept his […]

Posted June 17, 2011, BY Gurbaksh Chahal