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Friday, August 1, 2014
The Summer Venture Program at Babson College supports the most promising MBA and undergraduate entrepreneurs from Babson, Olin Engineering and Wellesley Colleges. 
Entrepreneurship
Friday, August 1, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few...
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, July 31, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
VentureFizz is all about Entrepreneurship. Wanting to provide advice for budding entrepreneurs, we reached out to a few successful entrepreneurs and asked them:  “What advice would you give an up & coming entrepreneur?”
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice
Thursday, July 31, 2014 Larry Kim - Founder & CTO, WordStream
To say that getting a business off the ground is hard work would be an understatement. Whether you’re still drafting your first business plan or recently opened your store, starting and running a business can be an exhilarating – and terrifying – experience.
Lessons Learned
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Almost 80 of Boston’s Hottest Tech companies have built a BIZZpage to show off their company culture and recruit the best talent around...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Jo Tango - Partner, Kepha Partners
One of our investors is updating his POV on the VC environment and reached out for my 2 cents. After thinking about it, I would describe my observations of VC with this headline: “steady as she goes.” Here’s why.
Opinions
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Rishi Dean - VP of Product, Sittercity
While I’ve previously posted about the requisite “soft-skills” of great Product Managers, in this Part of the series, we’ll explore the functional skill-set required on any given day.
Expert Advice
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Foundation Medical Partners
The 2Q14 VC investment data just released in the MoneyTree Report prepared by the National Venture Capital Association with an assist from PricewaterhouseCoopers and Thomson Reuters details the $13.0 billion invested in 1,114 companies over the last three months.
Entrepreneurship, Funding
Monday, July 28, 2014 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Ok - this is crazy!  VentureFizz is 5 years old!  Yup - we launched the site in July of 2009 and what a wild ride it has been!  We are incredibly grateful for all of you out there who read...
Expert Advice
Monday, July 28, 2014 Desmond Pieri - COO, Bridj
If what Alexander Graham Bell invented in 1876 was email – and if the technology invented 95 years later was the telephone – the immediacy of a telephone call would have been seen as an improvement over the delayed back-and-forth communication of email.
Opinions