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Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Maia Heymann - Senior Managing Director, CommonAngels Ventures
We know---and research supports---that diverse points of view lead to better financial and business outcomes. But how does one cut through reticence to prompt the real answers?
Expert Advice
Monday, May 18, 2015 David Beisel - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
For entrepreneurs setting out to raise a round of VC financing, with some diligent research, it’s reasonably straightforward to put together a list of target firms to pitch.
Expert Advice
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Christopher Mirabile - Managing Director, LaunchPad Venture Group
For most entrepreneurs, it’s not easy or intuitive to put the investor version of the story together.
Expert Advice
Friday, May 1, 2015 James Cohane - Business Development and Partnerships, Axial
Confusion around the term “Business Development”
Lessons Learned
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 Scott Maxwell - Senior Managing Director & Founder, OpenView Venture Partners
With better access to relevant, actionable insights and ideas, more founders will build better companies, more investors will experience successful exits, and the tech world as a whole will be much better off as a result.
Expert Advice
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 Christopher Mirabile - Managing Director, LaunchPad Venture Group
Building an effective pitch deck is not impossible if you know what to include: here's how to do it. 
Expert Advice
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 Jeffrey Vogel - Managing Director, Bulger Partners
When should you consider the technology stack in your exit strategy?
Expert Advice
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 Christopher Mirabile - Managing Director, LaunchPad Venture Group
The executive summary or "one-pager" is an essential document for start-ups looking to work with investors. Christopher Mirabile provides this overview explaining how to do one.
Expert Advice
Thursday, April 16, 2015 Rob Go - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
Because you don’t often hear these realities admitted out loud, consider these a few “dirty secrets” of VC.
Expert Advice
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Maia Heymann - Senior Managing Director, CommonAngels Ventures
In the venture capital business we spend a great deal of time discussing company valuations. It’s an intellectual art, focused on business potential, the marketplace, the competitive landscape, and the entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneurship, Lessons Learned