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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...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
The first quarter of 2014 was very active in terms of deals for companies at all stages.  We are going to take a look at the major deals over three days:  The Big Ones...
Funding
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
Monday, March 31, 2014 Izzy Azeri - Co-Founder, Stackdriver
There’s been a lot of attention lately given to sales and marketing metrics for SaaS businesses.  As the co-founder of an early stage SaaS business, I struggled to initially decide which metrics really impact and drive our business.
Entrepreneurship, Lessons Learned
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
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 Jim Schuchart - VP of Sales, Privy.
It’s March Madness time, but in the NFL there is no offseason. The Super Bowl is over and that means coaches have time to focus on their playbooks before training camp opens.
Expert Advice