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Thursday, January 22, 2015 Mike MacKeen - Managing Director, Bulger Partners
What is in store after a transformational year in 2014?
Technology Trends
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Natalie Bartlett - Community Lead, Rough Draft Ventures
An interview with Gordon Jones, Managing Director at the Harvard Innovation Lab
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 Rob Go - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
As an early stage investor, should you pay up for team or traction?
Expert Advice
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 Jamie Merz - Co-Founder, Good Natured Dog Productions
You would be hard pressed to find someone who doesn’t see the benefits of video marketing in this digital age. As print struggles to continue on in a meaningful way...
Expert Advice
Monday, January 5, 2015 Brad Terrell - Co-Founder and CEO, Zensight
Four of the companies I’ve worked for during my career have been acquired for over $1 billion dollars. Make no mistake, my contributions to these successes, particularly early in my career, were relatively minor, and I’ve had my share of failures, too. 
Lessons Learned
Monday, December 29, 2014 Matt Fates - Partner with Ascent Venture Partners
In our last blog post , we referenced an IDG study suggesting that in the past two years, the percentage of enterprises with either applications or infrastructure running in the cloud has gone from just 12 percent to an enormous 69 percent. This post will discuss why.
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Tuesday, December 23, 2014 Matt Fates - Partner with Ascent Venture Partners
With last month’s sold out AWS re:Invent conference in Las Vegas and the jam-packed media frenzy around cloud industry announcements, it’s clear that “the cloud” continues to drive enormous PR and marketing spend.
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Monday, December 22, 2014 Jo Tango - Partner, Kepha Partners
Auctions are curious things. Moreover, the mere perception of being in an auction is more than enough to inject fear into a discussion.
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Tuesday, December 9, 2014 Natalie Bartlett - Community Lead, Rough Draft Ventures
This week, we spoke with Jennifer Lum, co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Adelphic Mobile. She joined her first startup company while finishing up her degree at the University of Toronto...
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, December 4, 2014 Jeremy Halpern - Partner & Director of Business Development, Nutter, McClennen & Fish LLP
Slowly but surely, early stage investors and entrepreneurs in the greater Boston area are opting for financing mechanisms developed on the West Coast in lieu of traditional convertible notes.  In particular, Simple Agreements for Future Equity, or “SAFEs"...
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