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Monday, March 14, 2011 Rob Go - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
I’ve been thinking about this topic a while, but these thoughts are only semi-formed. It’s been said recently that there is shortage of truly revolutionary...
Entrepreneurship, Lessons Learned
Friday, March 11, 2011 Jeff Bussgang - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
I spent this weekend with my two sons in Ft Myers, Florida as part of our annual pilgrimmage to the Red Sox spring training camp. While not chasing after foul balls (thanks, Youk!)...
Technology Trends
Thursday, March 10, 2011 Dharmesh Shah - CTO and Founder, HubSpot
Tuesday’s big news is that my company HubSpot announced a major new round of venture financing. Details can be found in the non-clever, but descriptively titled “Sequoia...
Entrepreneurship, Funding, Lessons Learned, Technology Trends
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 Andy Singleton - Founder and President, Assembla
When we talk about accelerating software development, we’re really talking about accelerating innovation. We can learn from other forms of innovation, like evolution...
Technology Trends
Monday, March 7, 2011 Andrew Parker - Principal, Spark Capital
I’ve been in a few pitches with founders recently who use a very disarming and surprisingly effective tactic. Within the first few minutes of the meeting, after small...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Funding, Lessons Learned
Friday, March 4, 2011 David Beisel - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
With a systematic approach to identifying the hot companies in a sector, connecting to them, and then evaluating the best opportunities, hopefully you’ll be able to decide...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice
Thursday, March 3, 2011 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
Earlier this week the New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA) announced the launch of CriticalMass, a novel shared workspace at the Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC)...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 Doug Levin - Founder and CEO, Ayeah Games
This week, Ayeah Games introduced Facebook Credits to FanSwarm. This addition was an important step forward in many ways, spanning both company and in-game initiatives. Most...
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Tuesday, March 1, 2011 Sean Marsh - Co-Founder and General Partner, Point Judith Capital
It is extraordinary to think about the recent events in Egypt and the catalyzing impact of both Facebook and Twitter. Not only is it amazing to see people organizing and...
Entrepreneurship, Technology Trends
Friday, February 25, 2011 Brad Harkavy - President, Harkador Partners
Looking at the recent crazy high $15B (yes billion) valuation of two year old Groupon got me thinking about why? What did Groupon do correctly? Are they winning because...
Entrepreneurship