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Tuesday, May 14, 2013 Michael Gaiss - Founder, ThinkB1G & EIR, UMass-Boston Venture Development Center
The topic of unpaid internships comes up frequently in conversations that I have with companies looking to bring on young talent. It is an area where many people do not...
Expert Advice
Monday, May 13, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
The members of the Boston tech / innovation community that attended VentureFizz / Dissero's "Scaling to 1M+ Users - Customer Acquisition Strategy" event arrived...
Expert Advice
Friday, May 10, 2013 Alex Taussig - Principal, Highland Capital Partners
When we opened our call for Summer@Highland applications a few months ago, the entire Highland investment team pitched in to get the word out. We came bearing...
Entrepreneurship
Friday, May 10, 2013 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
This is not just another Big Data story. Or just another post on innovation. Or another good read on entrepreneurship. But it does touch on all of those things. And it shows...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Infinio Systems, the Cambridge-based storage performance software company, announced today that Steve Papa is joining the company’s board of directors and serve...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, May 6, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
As more local companies begin to expand overseas and international companies seek to establish a foothold in North America, Boston is quietly becoming a hub between...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, May 6, 2013 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Last Wednesday was the New England Venture Capital Association's 1st Annual NEVY Awards.  Kudos to C.A. Webb and the whole team who put together such an...
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, May 2, 2013 Ben Mirin - Contributor, VentureFizz
After winning his first of two NEVY Awards from the New England Venture Capital Association last night, Andy Ory of Acme Packet took the stand to deliver a message... 
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, May 2, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
A huge crowd gathered at Harvard Business School’s Burden Auditorium for the school’s annual business plan/pitch contest on Tuesday. Dubbed the HBS New Venture Competition...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Sending a child to college is one of the largest financial “investments” a family will make. For most, the amount of money involved in paying for college is second...
Entrepreneurship