Blog

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 Mike Collins - CEO / Founder, Big Idea Group & Lead Manager, The Green D Fund
Most angel groups follow this pattern: they consist of a small group of mainly old guys, who’ve made money in business. They organize geographically and do about 75 -100%...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Mike MacKeen - Managing Director, Bulger Partners
Analytics are out on the private financing market during Q3.  We should all appreciate that Wilson Sonsini and Cooley each make the effort to aggregate and publish term sheet analytics...
Funding, Opinions
Thursday, October 30, 2014 Mike Coney - President and CEO, Unitrends
One of the first major decisions I had to make after becoming CEO of Unitrends in 2009 was: Where do we locate our sales and marketing offices? The two most obvious cities were Boston and San Francisco.
Opinions
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Jim McHugh - Experienced Executive & CEO Coach
I’ve been mingling with a large number of established company directors and startup mentors over the last few months.
Lessons Learned, Opinions
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 Mike Troiano - Chief Marketing Officer, Actifio
When someone asks you for a Marketing Plan, your first instinct will be to create a laundry list of things you think it makes sense to do...
Expert Advice
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
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 Jim McHugh - Experienced Executive & CEO Coach
Can you state that your senior team and all your employees are clear about their roles and responsibilities...
Expert Advice
Monday, March 3, 2014 Mike Iamele - Corporate Wellness Coach, BostonWellnessCoach.com
An entrepreneur’s road to success is paved with tough learnings, self-doubt, persistence—and, most of all, stress.
Expert Advice
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 Mike Iamele - Corporate Wellness Coach
You don’t have to look too far in Boston to see a burnt out entrepreneur. Blood-shot eyes, unshaven stubble, and eyes glued to a computer screen run amuck in this city...
Lessons Learned
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 Mike Alden - CEO, ViewDo Labs
I now understand why certain people become serial entrepreneurs.  In fact, I’m beginning to see that I may fall into the same wonderful trap.   I love startups – the energy...
Expert Advice