Entrepreneurship

Tech In Boston Podcast: Karen Rubin - Director of Product, Quantopian

The Early Days Of Hubspot, Learning About Vc And Building A Product For Quants. Tech In Boston Podcast Episode 16: Interview with Karen Rubin, Director of Product, Quantopian.

Boston Tech Startup Pavlok Looking to Shock the World

Pavlok, a personal coach on your wrist, uses positive and negative reinforcement (and electric shock) to help people make and break habits.

Online Startup Competition Ventures to Become The World’s Largest Shark Tank

Entrepreneurs, get ready to compete! Looking to gain exposure, make sales or raise capital? Well there’s a contest for that… All of that!

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: September 29 – October 3

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few...

WebInno 43: Entrepreneurs Serve Up Their Best Dish

Last week I wrote about the people of Boston and how thousands of them displayed their energy an enthusiasm at INBOUND and FutureM. Well, last night this enthusiasm was back on display at WebInno.

Tech In Boston Podcast: Saty Mahajan - CEO, Mustbin

Storing everything on your phone and why free beer doesn’t define culture - Tech In Boston Podcast Episode 15: Interview with Saty Mahajan, CEO, Mustbin.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: September 22 - 26

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few...

10,000+ Reasons Why Boston is the Best Place to Grow Your Business

So it’s been quite the week here in Boston. We often ask founders of Boston-based companies, “Why Boston? What makes this city the right place to build your business?”

Startup Bootcamp at MIT [Slideshow]

Startup Bootcamp, presented by StartLabs, is a free one-day event featuring talks by startup founders.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: September 15 - 20

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few...

Boston Tech Community Gives Back in a Big Way!

Yesterday, over 2,000 members of Boston’s tech community dispersed around Greater Boston for the 4th Annual Tech Gives Back initiative.

Babson College: Growing Entrepreneurship with Exposure to Real World Entrepreneurs and a Learn-by-Doing Philosophy

It’s no secret Babson is a great business school. I sat down with some of the core team driving entrepreneurship at Babson to get a better feel for it all...

Tech In Boston Podcast: Keith Frankel, Chief Digital Officer at Tablelist

THE OPENTABLE OF AFTER DARK, MTV’S MADE & MANAGING HUBSPOT’S BRAND - Tech In Boston Podcast Episode 14: Interview with Keith Frankel, Chief Digital Officer at Tablelist

Facial Recognition Technology Entering Retail World for More Effective Advertising

International talent is nothing new inside the walls of MassChallenge. While every entrepreneur who takes to the accelerator on Drydock Ave has his or her specific reasons for choosing MassChallenge, one founder says it was as much about the City of Boston as it was the organization.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: September 8 - 13

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few...

Cutting Through the College Social Scene at Blade, Holy Cross Drop-Out Launches WiGo

How does a 20-year-old college student go from worrying about how he and his college buddies are planning their nights out to running a company alongside one of the most successful entrepreneurs in Boston?

Press Fit Furniture: The Digitally Manufactured Standing Desk is Ready for Purchase

Go to MIT. Take a class on how to make things. Build a product that everybody wants. Run a campaign on Kickstarter so you can get this product to friends and family...

September Networking Events [Slideshow]

September is a busy month here in Boston! There are several exciting events going on all over the city.  Let's take a look...

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: September 1 - 6

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few...

Techstars Boston Fall 2014 Class [Slideshow]

This session the program includes five hardware and seven software companies that range from bringing cellular connectivity to the next billion people in the developing world, to sparking a new generation of innovation in data science through a machine learning platform.

Tech In Boston Podcast: Moritz Plassnig, Co-Founder & CEO, Codeship

Tech In Boston Podcast: Building A Product For Developers And Betting On Free 

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: August 25 – 29

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due...

Advisors vs Mentors and Coaches. Every Founder Should Have Them

I shared two other thoughts that often come to my mind when I think of advice for less experienced entrepreneurs...

Boston’s Best Company Culture - Greater Boston [Slideshow]

VentureFizz is a go-to resource for all things Boston Tech. One of our favorite & most popular features are our BIZZpages. 

Paul English’s Blade Launches Classy - Making it Painfully Easy for Students to Buy and Sell Stuff

By now you’ve likely heard of Paul English’s latest venture, Blade, the new incubator that doubles as a private event space... It’s been roughly three months since Blade opened it’s doors...

Harvard iLab: Venture Incubation Program Demo Day

Last night the Harvard Innovation Lab hosted its’ Venture Incubation Demo Day, which is a culmination of their Venture Incubation Program.

Boston Tech Events Look-Ahead: August 18 – 22

VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network...

Jump On Board the New Way to Find Apartments

Just a guess, but I bet a good 90% of those reading this have, at one point or another, been frustrated with their apartment search...

BattleHack Boston Names Team BUtiful Bois as its Winning App

BattleHack Boston took place at Isobar this past weekend, and after 24 hours of stiff competition, 26 teams presented their hacks to our judges.

Boston’s Best Company Culture - Cambridge [Slideshow]

Almost 80 of Boston’s Hottest Tech companies have built a BIZZpage to show off their company culture and recruit the best talent around. And they're pretty much all of these companies are hiring! We’re taking a look at these Co’s in a slideshow...