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Wednesday, August 22, 2012 Jesse Waites - Plate Techtonics: When Unstoppable Forces Meet Immovable Objects
I'm not sure if many of you know this, but I stumbled into entrepreneurship completely by accident. As a young man, I was a few years out of the US Air Force and spent...
Entrepreneurship, Lessons Learned
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 Tony Longo - Founder, BlockAvenue
So you really want to know what it’s like inside one of the best technology incubator spaces in the country?  Well, allow me to introduce the one, the only, One Cambridge...
Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Online challenge and engagement marketing website CampusLIVE has come a long way since 2008...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Innovation, Lessons Learned
Monday, August 20, 2012 Jeff Bussgang - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
TripAdvisor may be one of the most fascinating companies I know and so I was excited to dig into their business model as part of my series on scaling.  This is a company that took $4 million...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Innovation, Lessons Learned, Success Stories
Saturday, August 18, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Punchey is launching their small business payments and...
Entrepreneurship, Funding, Innovation
Friday, August 17, 2012 Ben Levitan - CEO, IMN
Take a second and think about your fellow employees—those whom you manage, your peers and even your managers or mentors—do you know what their strengths...
Best Practices, Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned
Friday, August 17, 2012 Jo Tango - Partner, Kepha Partners
I’ve been writing a blog series about trust.  I started with a post on how VC is a “trust business” and I highlighted why trust between an entrepreneur and a VC is important...
Best Practices, Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Countless mobile apps enable consumers to browse retailers through their smartphones, yet 90 percent of all retail transactions still happen offline. Merging the mobile, web, and in-store...
Innovation, Technology Trends
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
In just a few years, mobile and social media marketing have skyrocketed in popularity. In fact, 2012 figures...
Innovation, Technology Trends
Monday, August 13, 2012 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
An interesting report from the law firm Cooley crossed my desk this week titled “Cooley Venture Financing Report” – ok, maybe not that interesting – but the report looked...
Funding, Opinions