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Friday, November 14, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
Networking! Rework that schedule of yours and get out to some of these events!
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, November 13, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
Another Techstars Boston Demo Day is in the books after 12 startups pitched their companies to a full room inside the House of Blues on Lansdowne Street yesterday. 
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, November 13, 2014 Pat Kinsel - Venture Partner, Polaris Partners
Entrepreneurs don’t realize how transparent their bluffs are. Every single week a team tells me a variation of “you only have a week to present a term sheet because other firms are closing in fast.” 
Expert Advice
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
Can’t get enough of your significant other? Get a Magnet. Magnet, currently on Kickstarter and coming out of Techstars Boston, the wearable offers, “a digital touch for loved ones. Paired with smart jewelry.”
Innovation, Profiles
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 Aaron White - Vice President, Venrock
Entrepreneurs who tell stories well can explain complex ideas, attract amazing talent, close customers, create partners, and raise financing with relative ease. Those that can’t struggle at every turn.
Expert Advice, Opinions
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Foundation Medical Partners
A great barometer as to the health of the venture capital industry is the quarterly fundraising data which the National Venture Capital Association, in conjunction with Thomson Reuters, released recently. The 3Q14 data suggest that the annualized fundraising pace should come in around $32 billion for the year...
Funding
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 VentureFizz
Today, we hear from the team at Blueport Commerce in Boston - "the omnichannel solution for the $78B furniture industry."
Working In Boston Tech
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 Dave Gerhardt - Founder, Tech in Boston
Tech In Boston Podcast #22: Interview with Ken Deckinger, Co-Founder, JessMeetKen.
Innovation
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 Chris Sheehan - Advisor & Investor
The Cloud computing battle is well underway with tech giants battling to ensure they emerge with dominant market shares. How is this playing out? 
Opinions
Monday, November 10, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
We often hear that investors back the entrepreneur, not the idea. Stefania Mallett is proof positive of this statement.
Profiles