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Friday, April 4, 2014 Madeline Bilis - Contributor, VentureFizz
Five finalists battled it out for thousands of dollars at this year’s Boston College Venture Competition on Tuesday, April 4. The top three teams entered a tiebreaker resulting in two groups claiming second place.
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Fred Destin - Partner, Atlas Venture
Series B is raised on mostly one thing: your ability to instill confidence.  When you to go raise your Series B, you've driven burn up as you needed to fully staff engineering...
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Tuesday, April 1, 2014 Mike Troiano - Chief Marketing Officer, Actifio
I was at a dinner recently where an accomplished entrepreneur said the brand “didn’t matter.” I almost popped a blood vessel...
Expert Advice
Friday, March 28, 2014 VentureFizz
Talent on the Move - March 28, 2014 - Your weekly roll up of who is coming and going within the Boston tech scene!
Talent on the Move
Thursday, March 27, 2014 Christopher Mirabile - Managing Director, LaunchPad Venture Group
You could write a treatise on what makes for a good pitch deck. While we wait for someone to do that, let’s at least cover the basic required contents...
Expert Advice
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 Kate Morgan, CEO & Founder, Boston Human Capital Partners
As a follow-up to my conversation with David Skok on How Not To Get Fired as an Executive, I felt compelled to reach out to Mike Volpe to see what makes him so successful...
Expert Advice
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 David Beisel - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
A couple years ago, my partner Lee penned a blog post about the milestone benchmarks for startups raising a Series A round of financing.  The five conditions for a Series A...
Expert Advice
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 Josh Boyle - Contributor, VentureFizz
Constant Contact, who has long championed the needs of small organizations, is about to take that objective a step further…
Profiles
Monday, March 24, 2014 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Ninety Percent of Everything: Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry That Puts Clothes on Your Back, Gas in Your Car, and Food on Your Plate, a book by Rose George, asserts that...
Profiles
Friday, March 21, 2014 Bernie Reeder - Marketing Strategist, Yesware
Effective email writing boils down to one thing: Mind reading...
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