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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...
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
Thursday, February 24, 2011 Alex Taussig - Principal, Highland Capital Partners
Spring is in the air, or at least it will be once all this darn snow melts away. Maybe it’s the good weather (all relative, Bostonians), or maybe it’s the graduating seniors/MBAs...
Expert Advice, Lessons Learned
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 David Beisel - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
Evaluating a startup as a prospective employee is tough, especially when you compare to VCs. Venture capitalists have an information advantage – startups are required to be...
Expert Advice, Lessons Learned
Monday, February 21, 2011 Victoria Song - Associate, Flybridge Capital Partners
It has now been a year and a half since I graduated college. Surprising how much life can change in such a little amount of time. My priorities, ambitions, interests...
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Friday, February 18, 2011 Thad Peterson - Co-Founder, KangoGift
I have some pent-up thoughts on the dynamics at work in the “group buying” space. Having cofounded a company called KangoGift (not a group-buying service, rather a service...
Technology Trends
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 Bilal Zuberi - Principal, General Catalyst Partners
When you, as an entrepreneur, are in discussions with an investor and they tell you their decision is that its not a good fit right now but they want to stay close and track the...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Funding
Monday, February 14, 2011 David Beisel - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
Once you’ve figured out whether you want to find a very early stage startup or a late stage one (the topic of my first post in this series), the real hard work begins...
Expert Advice
Friday, February 11, 2011 Jason Jacobs - Founder and CEO, FitnessKeeper
As our little company nears our third birthday, our proudest accomplishment thus far is the team that we’ve built. We’re up to ten people now (eleventh starts today), and...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned