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Tuesday, January 29, 2013 David Skok - General Partner, Matrix Partners
“If you cannot measure it, you cannot improve it” – Lord Kelvin.  This article is a comprehensive and detailed look at the key metrics that are needed to understand and optimize...
Best Practices, Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice
Monday, January 28, 2013 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Has there been any other company in the Boston area that has created more buzz than HubSpot over the past few years???  Dharmesh Shah was the latest guest for Eric Paley's...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Success Stories
Friday, January 25, 2013 Joselin Mane - Co-Founder, BostonTweetUp
“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.”  This statement is the reason why we go to networking events.  Because of social media a new style of networking has been...
Best Practices
Friday, January 25, 2013 Alison Howard - Marketing Director, Highland Capital Partners
Six years ago, we started an experiment here at Highland to see if we could find a better way to get to know the most promising entrepreneurs at local universities. We recognized...
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, January 24, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
If your knowledge of the stock market has been shaped by Hollywood, your understanding of Wall Street may be (mis)informed by films such as The Firm, with its...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Tools like Instagram have made it easy for smartphone users to polish and share photos. However, many homemade videos remain unshared because there isn’t a comparable...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 Ben Mirin - Contributor, VentureFizz
Hossein Kash Razzaghi only knew one local person when he moved to Boston in 2006.  Leaving behind a custom T-shirt business he had founded during his...
Profiles
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 David Brown - Executive Director, TUGG
Boston tech’s biggest social fundraiser, the Seventh Annual New England Tech Charity Wine Party to benefit TUGG, is set to descend upon South End’s Cyclorama on...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, January 21, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
If you somehow end up in the back corner of RunKeeper’s headquarters on Canal Street, chances are high that you will stumble upon a scene that doesn’t quite jive with stand-up...
Entrepreneurship
Friday, January 18, 2013 Matt Fates - Partner, Ascent Venture Partners
Gartner made headlines recently when it predicted big data would create 4.4 million jobs by 2015. The analyst firm opined that there’s not enough hired talent to...
Entrepreneurship