This post is an excerpt from Opentraction Weekly, a curated newsletter focusing on content about entrepreneurship, investment, and insight from the startup ecosystem.

Below are a few articles worth reading:

1. Nathan Resnick shares 6 signs that indicate your startup is destined for booming success and he confirmed that when you see these six traits in your business, you can rest a little bit easier knowing that you’re trending in the right direction.

2. Julie Zhuo product design VP at Facebook in this article shares important tips on how to talk about yourself in the best possible way.

3. If you can land one customer, it also means you can land two and more. True, but if you are looking to build a long-term relationship with your customers then this article by Marilyn Wo is a must read as she shares 5 ways to land your first 5 customers.

4. Tim Jackson states seven cheap and simple things you can do to meet your employees’ needs and How To Deliver Training and Career Growth In A Small Startup.