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Friday, April 18, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
ABC’s Shark Tank is currently in its 5th season… Most of you entrepreneurs have watched every episode since it began and I’m right there with you. Fortunately for me, I got to take it a step further yesterday thanks to the folks at Workbar.
Entrepreneurship, Profiles
Friday, April 18, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few lined up for next week to help you schedule accordingly.
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 Mike Troiano - Chief Marketing Officer, Actifio
I was at a dinner recently where an accomplished entrepreneur said the brand “didn’t matter.” I almost popped a blood vessel...
Expert Advice
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 David Beisel - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
A couple years ago, my partner Lee penned a blog post about the milestone benchmarks for startups raising a Series A round of financing.  The five conditions for a Series A...
Expert Advice
Friday, March 21, 2014 Bernie Reeder - Marketing Strategist, Yesware
Effective email writing boils down to one thing: Mind reading...
Expert Advice
Thursday, March 20, 2014 Rob Go - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
I’ve been thinking a lot about the outcome distributions in different circumstances.  The dimensions that I think about are...
Opinions
Monday, February 24, 2014 Claudine Bianchi - Chief Marketing Officer, ViewDo Labs
The allure of working in the city, especially when you’re young, is great.  The diversity of people, restaurants, things to do.  The flexibility of mass transit.  The glamour of high...
Lessons Learned
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 Rob Go - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
Since I posted my Seed VC Decision Tree, one of the most frequent requests I’ve gotten is to define what makes an “awesome founder”.  I’ve hesitated to define this...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 Brandon Pindulic - Marketing Coordinator, Wasabi Ventures
Planning for my day-to-day events is not something I do often, and when I do, I want to do it in the quickest, easiest way possible. I’ll put all the time and effort I have into a business...
Technology Trends
Friday, February 14, 2014 Michelle Heath - CMO / Marketing Consultant, Growth Street Marketing
If you were alive and eating cheeseburgers in 1984, you remember the commercial. It soon became a meme and even presidential hopefuls were spouting “Where’s the beef?”...
Expert Advice