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Monday, April 8, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Eric Paley of Founder Collective started Founder Dialogues three years ago as a way to celebrate the successful stories of entrepreneurs and companies in Boston.  At the beginning...
Entrepreneurship
Friday, April 5, 2013 Ben Mirin - Contributor, VentureFizz
The imminent departure of Google Reader on July 1st of this year has created a rift in the future of online content curation.  Competition among companies vying to fill the void...
Innovation
Thursday, April 4, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
As the “gold rush” era for mobile technology seems to be nearing an end, a handful of companies are beginning to rise out of this period of widespread innovation...
Innovation
Thursday, April 4, 2013 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Harvard Business School is producing a mini-documentary series profiling each of the companies that are competing as part of the HBS New Venture Competition (NVC)...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 Rosanna Y. de la Cruz - Talent Development Lead, Dissero
As a recruiter mining talent for cutting edge startups, I live on LinkedIn. I have seen LinkedIn change in ways that squarely puts talent on the driver’s seat when it comes...
Expert Advice
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 Michael Skok - Partner, North Bridge Venture Partners
We all know a company is only as good as its team, which is why the hiring process is so critical as you build out your venture. And anyone who has made a bad hire along...
Expert Advice
Monday, April 1, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Do you know the best way to get from the Microsoft NERD to Meadhall?  Let me tell you.  Walk out the front doors and head around the building towards Main Street/Broadway...
Entrepreneurship
Friday, March 29, 2013 Tracy Paulsen - Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Empowerment Legal
One of the first legal phases of starting your own business is choosing a legal entity structure.  There are a number of options dependent upon your unique situation...
Expert Advice
Thursday, March 28, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Boston mobile innovation company Mobiquity announced today the acquisition of Providence’s Vertical Performance Partners, makers of the mobile business-solution software...
Funding
Thursday, March 28, 2013 Firas Raouf - Venture Partner, OpenView Venture Partners
I recently read this article in Fortune about the 10 requirements for a successful IPO. Go ahead and read it if you’re interested in this topic. I’ll wait.  Most of my...
Expert Advice