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Wednesday, April 24, 2013 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
We held our first networking event towards the end of January.  It was titled: The State of Product Management (you can read about it here).  The event was a huge...
Expert Advice
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 Ben Mirin - Contributor, VentureFizz
Studies on global mobile data traffic tend to reinforce what we already know: information consumption via mobile is on an exponential rise (with a 70% increase...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, April 22, 2013 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Thanks to growing awareness of environmental issues and the development of technology to help address these concerns, several Boston tech startups are finding innovative...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, April 22, 2013 Ben Mirin - Contributor, VentureFizz
As team member number three at Actifio, Sean Walter happily acknowledges that he jumped off a rocket ship.   “We always knew Actifio was going to take off,” Walter chimes...  
Profiles
Thursday, April 18, 2013 Christine Fiske - Customer Acquisition & Online Marketing Expert
It’s Wednesday morning, my baby son’s first birthday. It’s a day and a half later, and the tragedy at the Marathon has started to sink in.  That Monday’s disaster hit close to...
Success Stories
Thursday, April 18, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Think you know the quintessential Boston startup story?  How about this one: A pair of local college students who originally hail from Ecuador connect and decide they can...
Expert Advice
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 Michael Gaiss - Founder, ThinkB1G & EIR, UMass-Boston Venture Development Center
In a world competing for the best talent world, a startup's own website should be viewed as a critical communication component for attracting, wooing...
Best Practices
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 Ben Mirin - Contributor, VentureFizz
After nearly being rejected for visas at the US embassy in Vienna, Moritz “Mo” Plassnig and three-fifths of the Codeship team arrived at Logan Airport at midnight on...
Profiles
Monday, April 15, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Do you have a possession that you’d love to sell or think someone else would actually buy? Wary of wading into the wilds of eBay or other online...
Entrepreneurship
Friday, April 12, 2013 Scott Johnson - Managing Partner, New Atlantic Ventures
Being CEO of a startup is quite similar to being the parent of a newborn.  The neighbors see a clean cooing newborn with smiling proud parents.  But we all know what goes on...
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