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Wednesday, February 22, 2012 Dayna Grayson - Principal, North Bridge Venture Partners
I’ve noticed a growing amount of advice for business entrepreneurs on how to find a technical co-founder.  The advice seems to be “don’t delay if you can’t find one; learn to code.” It’s really...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Opinions
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 Dan Smith - VP Marketing, CampusLIVE
I’ve been getting this question often: “What positions do you fill first when building early stage marketing teams?”  Well. Here’s the deal. I’ve been fortunate enough to work at several...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Opinions
Monday, February 20, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
"There are moments in a company's life where you have to jump..." - Mike Baker.  Towards the end of last year, Silicon Valley Bank...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Innovation, Lessons Learned
Friday, February 17, 2012 Richard Dale - Principal, Sigma Partners
How do you grow a software business? What does growth look like? This is what growth looks like. It starts slow, almost linear, from zero, and then (we hope) accelerates. The horizontal...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned
Thursday, February 16, 2012 Timothy Jones - CEO, Buzzient
One of the paradoxes in building a large internet services or software company is the challenge of building a platform. That is, creating a technology base upon which your own...
Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Technology Trends
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Welcome to the latest installment of Octane!  Today, we are featuring the CEO & Co-Founder of CampusLIVE in Boston... Boris Revsin!!!  CampusLIVE is a high growth startup...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
TripAdvisor, Inc. is the...
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Monday, February 13, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
You see the future... you have the technology... however, the market and mass consumer...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Innovation, Lessons Learned, Success Stories
Friday, February 10, 2012 Scott Maxwell - Senior Managing Director & Founder, OpenView Venture Partners
Need capital to start or build your business?  Ever try to figure out who the best fit VC is for you?  In my view, the absolute best way for you to get the capital to build your business...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned
Thursday, February 9, 2012 Christopher O'Donnell - Director of Product Management, HubSpot
Most product demos are disastrous. I’ve gone through more trainwrecks than I would care to have, and thought I’d share some of my scars and random learnings on the topic...
Expert Advice, Lessons Learned