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Thursday, October 16, 2014 Adam Berrey - CEO & Co-Founder, Curoverse
If you ask most entrepreneurs what’s important to them as they build a company, the top three answers will include “creating a great culture.”
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 Jeff Bussgang - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
Last week's successful IPO of e-commerce giant Wayfair (market cap $3B) and this week's impending IPO of Hubspot (if it prices in the range, market cap $600m) has many in the Boston tech community celebrating. 
Lessons Learned
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 Allie Rees - Sr. Digital Media Strategist, Lois Paul & Partners
As social lovers and marketers, we all knew there would come a time when our favorite social platforms would find themselves answering to their investors. That’s just the way it is.
Expert Advice
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 David Van Horne - Partner, Goodwin Procter LLP
Five Useful Tips for Undergraduate Entrepreneurs. At Founders Workbench, we talk to a lot of entrepreneurs who have plans to start their own business.
Expert Advice
Monday, September 8, 2014 Jay Acunzo - Director of Platform, NextView Ventures.
“Just create great content.”  You hear this all the time today in support of different ideas and philosophies that comprise the modern marketing world, and really the business world in general.
Expert Advice
Thursday, September 4, 2014 Jeff Bussgang - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
According to Webster’s Dictionary, the word “programmatic” was first used in the late 19th century.  Despite its long tenure in our lexicon, the word was an obscure one until recently.  If you aren’t familiar with it yet, if it hasn’t permeated your corner of the business universe, just wait.
Expert Advice
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Apollo Sinkevicius - COO, Robin
A look at balancing parenthood with the demanding schedule of a startup. One of the common startup myths is that single 20-somethings are the most successful entrepreneurs and that they are the demographic that starts the most companies.
Lessons Learned
Thursday, August 21, 2014 Bilal Zuberi - Partner, Lux Capital
I shared two other thoughts that often come to my mind when I think of advice for less experienced entrepreneurs...
Entrepreneurship, Lessons Learned
Friday, August 8, 2014 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Foundation Medical Partners
The National Venture Capital Association released the 2Q14 fundraising data a few weeks ago which makes for fascinating reading when compared to the 2Q14 VC investing data.
Entrepreneurship, Funding
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 Nabeel Hyatt - Venture Partner, Spark Capital
It catches many founders by surprise, but one of the hardest pitches to a venture capital firm is actually the pitch to your current investors.
Entrepreneurship, Expert Advice