Wednesday, January 25, 2012
On the heels of the fundraising data for 2011, PricewaterhouseCoopers
and the NVCA released the 4Q 2011 and full year VC investment data. It
was yet another year when VC’s...
Entrepreneurship, Funding, Voices
Thursday, January 19, 2012
Five years ago this week, I was part of a small team (me, Sean, Devin and Gerard) that launched MyPunchbowl.com (now Punchbowl.com). The site...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Voices
Friday, January 13, 2012
Checking references is a normal part of the hiring process. Although
they are meaningful, it is unlikely that a candidate is going to give
you a set of references that don’t speak...
Best Practices, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Voices
Thursday, January 12, 2012
I used to think
that, as with Linux and web services in the early part of last decade,
Android was going to be the mortar for the Internet of post PC devices—
an essential ingredient...
Opinions, Technology Trends, Voices
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Last week I had a conversation with an entrepreneur who was confused
about option pricing, and no matter how many times I tried to explain
it, he never seemed to get his head around...
Best Practices, Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Voices
Monday, January 9, 2012
Raising from angels has historically been much different than raising
from VCs. Angels have tended to be as inexperienced in early stage tech
investing as the entrepreneur who’s raising...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Funding, Voices
Thursday, January 5, 2012
At the onset of 2012, many start-up executives around the world are sticking their copy of Lean Start-Up
on the shelf, leaning back, and bemoaning the fact that they have a new...
Best Practices, Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Success Stories, Voices
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Here's a nice little treat to kick-off the New Year! Our Octane series is back!!! Our guest today is Josh Feast, the Founder & CEO of Cogito Health in Charlestown. Cogito is pioneering...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Octane, Voices
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
As a tech startup, you'll need all the help you can get to attract software engineers and web development talent. You need to somehow differentiate yourself from all the other companies...
Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Opinions, Voices
Wednesday, December 28, 2011
As we wind down 2011, I thought it would be helpful to highlight some of top blog posts from the year. So, in no particular order...
Best Practices, Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Funding, Lessons Learned, Voices