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Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Oisin Hanrahan and Harvard Business School classmate Umang Dua created Handybook, an online tool for booking housecleaners and handyman, because in...
Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
As healthcare professionals gather for the Connected Health Symposium 2012 October 25-26 in Boston, digital healthcare seed accelerator Rock Health will host XX in Health...
Innovation
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Jim McHugh - Experienced Executive & CEO Coach
Football, rugby, or any other sport organized around a finely-tuned playbook, requires players to understand roles and execute plays in both familiar or unplanned...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice
Monday, October 15, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Matthew Grace and Philip H. Beauregard met in their early twenties and had been tossing around business ideas since 2007. But it wasn’t until 2010, after the financial crash...
Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Friday, October 12, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Everyone knows that it's difficult to attract top talent, especially if your company is relatively new and unknown.  Here are some strategic ways to help you build buzz around...
Expert Advice
Thursday, October 11, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
When Krishna Ramchandran and Amit Jardosh started Ubersense in January 2011, they envisioned a mobile video app that would help users improve their golf swing. But as the...
Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Thursday, October 11, 2012 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Reid Hoffman thought he wanted to be a career intellectual; he figured that fulfillment could be found by publishing an article in The Atlantic every now and again...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 Bilal Zuberi - Principal, General Catalyst
I attended the annual Startup Bootcamp at MIT yesterday. It was the best thing I could possibly have done on the Columbus Day holiday. Kudos to the amazing group of...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
During the Boston Innovation Challenge Hack-a-thon in May, Matt Bridges, CTO at Intrepid Pursuits, heard a presentation from a local musician. “He could distribute his music...
Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
The National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) and Thomson Reuters released today the 3Q12 VC fundraising data, which is a report I eagerly await as it is a barometer of...
Entrepreneurship, Funding