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Wednesday, July 10, 2013 Andrew Parker - Principal, Spark Capital
The best part of meeting an entrepreneur is without a doubt the demo.  It’s like “show and tell" but instead of seeing someone’s pet lobster, you get to glimpse (often crudely)...
Expert Advice
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 Allen Bonde - Partner, Digital Clarity Group
When you are starting up a consumer business, there’s no shortage of great examples to follow for using social media to build awareness, reach new audiences, and even drive social...
Expert Advice
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 Lee Hower - Partner and Co-Founder, NextView Ventures
I’ve been doing some thinking about the future of cars and the impact of the internet.  A large part of this is just some idle thoughts, a small part is driven by my love of cars...
Innovation
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 Owen Johnson - Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Betaspring
Experts in product development will tell you to understand your user. Some people are naturals at this, most have to learn. Raising money is no different. Some people understand...
Entrepreneurship
Friday, May 24, 2013 Andy Palmer - Serial Entrepreneur, Advisor, & Investor
If you’ve been watching the news lately, it should be pretty clear that the enterprise technology business is changing ― and fast.  For one thing, the private equity guys are...
Expert Advice
Monday, May 20, 2013 Eric Paley - Managing Partner, Founder Collective
Venture backed startups are incredibly ambitious. A startup team comes together to try to create something highly improbable and well beyond what can reasonably be expected...
Expert Advice
Friday, May 17, 2013 Rob Go - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
Right after OMGPOP released DrawSomething to rave reviews (and traction), I was catching up with my friend Nabeel Hyatt and chatted a bit about the game’s meteoric...
Entrepreneurship
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 Ariel Diaz - Co-Founder & CEO, Boundless
When your grand idea for an edtech startup begins to take shape and you’re ready to get the engines revving for a team and product, it’s time to get some funding behind the...  
Funding