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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
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
Thursday, March 20, 2014 Rob Go - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
I’ve been thinking a lot about the outcome distributions in different circumstances.  The dimensions that I think about are...
Opinions
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 Patrick Campbell, Co-Founder & CEO of Price Intelligently
Nothing is loved or hated more in the world of marketing than the online survey...
Lessons Learned
Monday, March 10, 2014 Andrew Parker - General Partner, Spark Capital
The best part of any interaction with an entrepreneur (whether it be a pitch, an informal meeting, or a massive presentation) is without a doubt the demo.  The demo invokes nostalgia...
Opinions
Friday, March 7, 2014 Scott Savitz - Founder & Managing Partner, Data Point Capital
It feels like there’s a multiplier on all the great things happening in Boston’s tech ecosystem.  When entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and the service providers that...
Innovation
Thursday, March 6, 2014 Scott Weller – CTO & Co-Founder, SessionM
At the end of every work day, before my head hits the pillow, I document all major objectives and accomplishments by day in a file called ~/sweller.plan.
Lessons Learned
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 Kate Morgan, CEO & Founder, Boston Human Capital Partners
As an executive you have a strategy to increase value and drive the process of your company’s growth forward.
Lessons Learned
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Foundation Medical Partners
Spent some time this weekend looking at the recently released 4Q13 investment data compiled by the National Venture Capital Association/PricewaterhouseCoopers/Thomson Reuters in their “MoneyTree Report.”
Funding