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Thursday, February 14, 2013 Shaun Johnson - Co-Founder, Boston Startup School
Around Valentine’s Day you tend to see people looking for love everywhere they go. But what about a job they’ll love? At Boston Startup School, we’re playing cupid...
Best Practices
Thursday, February 14, 2013 Fred Destin - Partner, Atlas Venture
There a bold piece by Marc Andreessen in PandoDaily announcing the "death of retail". As an extension to the theme of "software will eat the world" it's smart...
Expert Advice
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 Jeff Bussgang - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
My first job after business school was serving as a product manager for an Internet commerce software company (Open Market, IPO'96).  Back then, we learned the...
Best Practices
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Cambridge-based Infinio Systems announced a new round of funding this morning. The $10 million Series A investment brings the company’s total investments to date to $12 million...
Funding
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Foley Hoag LLP today unveiled the first collaborative in Boston’s burgeoning Innovation District, bringing together technology companies, entrepreneurs...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, February 11, 2013 Justin Fossbender - Principal, Connell & Partners
The transition from pre-IPO to a publicly traded company is significant in many areas, including executive compensation levels and practices.  Connell & Partners conducted...
Best Practices
Thursday, February 7, 2013 Greg Rublev - Founder & CEO, LeanWagon
Last week, in a boisterous and packed room at the CIC, the heart of Boston's Kendall square startup epicenter, a group of 130+ product managers got together...
Best Practices
Thursday, February 7, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Digital marketing software innovator DataXu announced a new round of growth funding this morning. The company plans to use the $27 million from new and existing investors...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
VentureFizz is a proud supporter of TUGG and I was honored to attend their 7th Annual Tech Charity Wine Party last Thursday at the Cyclorama in Boston.  It was my first...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 Sean Marsh - Co-Founder and General Partner, Point Judith Capital
I was reading in Xconomy yesterday the Taylor Yates description of his trek to Silicon Valley with his MIT Sloan classmates and I couldn’t resist sharing with the Boston community...
Lessons Learned