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Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Jeff Whatcott - Co-Founder & CEO, Outlearn
A few years ago, in a moment of intense frustration, I wrote down six keys to effective leadership. I will spare you the detailed context to protect the guilty, but at the time I was desperate to communicate what effective leaders do.
Lessons Learned
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 Jeff Bussgang - General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners
Conventional wisdom suggests that the most important metrics for a startup - such as unit economics, cost of acquisition, lifetime value, churn rates - typically get better with time.
Lessons Learned
Monday, February 9, 2015 Alexandra Stetson - Head of Marketing & Events, Fresh Tilled Soil
Are you including the right features in your minimum viable product for a successful launch? Are you prioritizing the right functionality? What should the primary intention or goal be for your MVP or early-stage product release?
Expert Advice
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Foundation Medical Partners
The 4Q14 venture industry fundraising data (compiled by the National Venture Capital Association) were just released which always makes me sit up straight and take notice – it’s kind of an industry scorecard.
Technology Trends
Thursday, January 29, 2015 Dan Abdinoor - Co-Founder, Grokky
Today’s work environment is all about productivity. Your boss talks about staying focused, eliminating waste, and wringing more work hours from every week.
Expert Advice
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Kate Morgan - CEO & Founder, Boston Human Capital Partners
“How long do you think it will take to hire someone?” 
Expert Advice
Thursday, January 22, 2015 Mike MacKeen - Managing Director, Bulger Partners
What is in store after a transformational year in 2014?
Technology Trends
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