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Friday, July 20, 2012 Lee Hower - Partner and Co-Founder, NextView Ventures
Last week I wrote about some of the common factors that have led great VC firms to stumble or even fade from existence entirely.  I wanted to follow-up with some...
Funding, Lessons Learned, Success Stories
Thursday, July 19, 2012 Larry Kim - Founder and CTO, WordStream
If you use Google search (and who doesn’t), you may have noticed that sponsored results (pay-per-click, or PPC, ads) have been taking over more and more of the search...
Expert Advice, Technology Trends
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 Andy Palmer & Jim McHugh - Entrepreneurs / Advisors
Between us, my long-time friend (and fellow blogger) Andy Palmer and I have started a lot of companies. We also advise many other companies and look at even more pitches from...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 Dave Balter - Founder & CEO, BzzAgent
Everywhere you turn these days, you find an angel investor. Aside from those who have always invested small amounts of cash in startups, more and more venture...
Best Practices, Funding, Lessons Learned
Monday, July 16, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Kickstarter.com, the crowdfunding platform that raises money to support creative projects, has proven wildly...
Expert Advice, Funding, Lessons Learned
Friday, July 13, 2012 Jeff Bussgang - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
“Seems niche.  How many people want to tell everyone randomly what they’re doing and how many really want to look at it?”  - My entry for Twitter, as recorded in early 2007...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Innovation
Thursday, July 12, 2012 Lee Hower - Partner and Co-Founder, NextView Ventures
I happen to be fascinated by the history of the VC industry, and one of the things we discussed at a recent offsite are the common threads behind the rise and fall of great...
Entrepreneurship, Funding, Innovation
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 Christopher Mirabile - Managing Director, Launchpad Venture Group
A CEO turned professional board member, volunteer, organizer, angel investor, and most importantly, advocate for entrepreneurs, Joe Caruso is a fixture on...
Expert Advice, Funding
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 Brendan Lynch - Contributor, VentureFizz
Framingham party-planning company Punchbowl Software has hit...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, July 9, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Shoebuy.com.... a consumer web / eCommerce company in Boston that scaled and grew to a very...
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice, Lessons Learned, Success Stories