Networking calendar

Wednesday, November 7 2012

Time Items
All day
 
07:00
  The First new rule of engagement: Get Inside Their Heads Nothing can stop a marketing plan in its tracks faster than a less-than-satisfactory customer experience, and one of the best ways to deliver consistently on the brand promise is to engage all employees in the company mission....
09:00
During the 2008 financial meltdown many traditional sources of funding for emerging companies dried up causing some companies and investors to explore alternative investment structures, such as royalty-based financing.  In a royalty-based financing, a company pays its investors a portion of...
11:00
Webinar with Michael Davies, Chairman of Endeavour Partners & Senior Lecturer at MITThe bar for innovation is perhaps at its highest in the high-tech industry. High-tech companies grapple with continuous technological evolution, fast moving competitors and new, innovative start-ups. Product...
17:00
 Interested in learning how to get a job or internship in the startup scene? Get all the advice you'll need from Boundless Co-Founder and CTO Aaron White on November 7. Who should come?Boston-area students interested in innovation, small business, or entrepreneurship....
Jim Johnston will lead a peer-to-peer discussion with CEOs of small and medium sized companies in New England. He will be joined by Food Should Taste Good's Founder and CEO, Pete Lescoe. Only CEOs attend. This is an opportunity for a candid, productive discussion among peers. Discussion Questions...
At the Launch Smart Clinic,  two companies will present their full investor presentation (not just the elevator pitch) and get feedback from both our distinguished panelists and the audience. Please join us and help these companies tighten their growth and fundraising plans while you glean...
18:00
Are you an Education Innovator? … Meet other Edu-Preneurs … Pitch your start-up idea … Find / Join an Ed-enterprise team … Prepare for the HGSE Pitch Competition, Feb. 2013 WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7th. 6-9PM, Meet at 5:40pm in front of FRONT OF GUTMAN to bus/walk over. @ HARVARD iLAB, 125 Western Ave...
Back to Basics: Financial Fundamentals When it comes to startups, SVB's Dan Allred has seen the good, the bad, and the ugly. Here's the deal - it's all about the numbers. Many entrepreneurs bite of more than they can chew with sophisticated business models. Others drown in vanity metrics.In this...
19:00
thoughtbot, one of the leading Ruby on Rails development in the world will give you a crash course in the Ruby on Rails web application development framework. Demonstrating its power and simplicity by building an actual application throughout this 2 hour course. Ruby on Rails is the web-...
Are you a software guru interested in emerging technologies? At EnerNOC, we get a kick out of working to create change in the energy industry, and have fun while doing it with J2DD, Oracle, Adobe Flex, and Linux technologies. If you enjoy working collaboratively within an agile environment, are...