Networking calendar

Week of December 16 2012

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Join the BBJ as we host Charles S. Jacobs, Founder and Managing Partner of 180 Partners and award winning author, for a cutting edge workshop on how to rethink your management approach to improve performance and gain a competitive edge.  The latest discoveries of brain science challenge our...
 
 
 
 
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  Continuing the Funded Founders Breakfast series:RSVP NOW:When: Tuesday, December 18, 2012 8-10 am - light breakfast Where: Microsoft NERD, One Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA Who: Funded Founders AND a funder! What: A panel of Funded founders and a funder discuss how to fund your...
 
Fellow web entrepreneurs and VCs gather once a week in Cambridge, MA to grab some coffee, free WiFi, and chat about what's new. Around the world, tech entrepreneurs and investors are meeting regularly to drink coffee, network and hopefully do deals. No more of the old-school "please send us your...
My journalist pal Jimmy Guterman and I are holding one of our periodic Coffee for No Reason get-togethers on Friday, December 21st, at Voltage Coffee in Kendall Square. If you're part of the innovation scene in Kendall, or anywhere in New England, for that matter, you're welcome to join us....
 
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Crowd-funding sites such as Kickstarter have become very popular in recent years. These sites give people the sense that the world will just discover, support, and love their project. But that's not always the case. Why do some projects generate enough interest to be greatly overfunded, and others...
 
TechSandBox is a new tech innovation center opening in Metrowest. We are holding an open call for volunteer to join our committees and help steer the direction. Six dates have been organized for meetups. Come check us out. Registration info on http://www.techsandbox.org/calendar.html
 
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Intro to Unity3D : 3D Game Level Design  Jason Wiser Sunday, December 16th from 11 am to 7 pm Description: Are you a gamer at heart? Interested in learning how to create 3D games yourself? Don't be intimated...you can do it! This one-day intensive workshop offers a hands-on introduction to...
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Top 30 Startup Mistakes to AvoidDate: December 18, 2012 @10am PST Even the most successful entrepreneurs make mistakes! The good thing is that you can learn how to avoid the most common mistakes made by founders. Register early to join us for this FREE webinar. Register here: http://...
The game is shifting.  Companies have to move faster to stay current with the competition and the marketplace.  We know it takes more than just having a great idea.  It takes the right team and the right tools and systems in place to create a product that works, is quick to market...
 
 
 
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Open Office Hours: New Leaf Legal’s open office hours (held regularly on the first and third Tuesday of the month 3PM-5PM) are a chance for businesses to reach out and have a conversation on any legal business questions or concerns. New Leaf Legal has been a part of the Workbar community for...
 
Come mix and mingle with fellow entrepreneurs! Find serendipitous connections, meet VCs for office hours and attend E&I-focused events. www.vencaf.com Venture Cafe alpha is an invitational prototype, with invitations extended to the entrepreneurial, innovative and creative communities...
 
 
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Monday December 17th, Boston North Networkers is happy to announce we will be having our next business after hours at Sea Dog Brew Pub, 230 Mishawum Road in Woburn.Join us from 5:30-8:30pm, for a casual business afterhours event conveniently located just off of RT95 (literally 2 minutes) for an...
Join the fun and excitement as start-up teams from around New England deliver their Elevator Pitches. Decide who is hot. Can you help, make connections, become an angel, customer or partner. Venture teams with at least one HBS alumni member will have a chance to give their elevator pitches (...
 
 
TechSandBox is the new tech innovation center opening in MetroWest. We have an open call for volunteers to help us form committees and grow. Come check us out and help.
 
 
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Mobile Commerce has reached a tipping point as smartphone adoption in the US around the world is escalating and the options for consumers and merchants to use these dynamic computing devices to enhance the commerce experience are proliferating. Now, the battle lines are being around the...
 Want to know how to motivate others and emerge as the leader? This class focuses on how to engage your audience and deliver your message with confidence, conviction, and clarity. Students will learn how to listen, think critically, give feedback, organize and delegate.   ...
  1. Russell Nickerson / Aldebaran Robotics 2. William Dixon / EasyTomato 3. Guy Klages / Sunrise Method 4. Anthony Cirurgiao / Setemtech 5. Nick Zeckets / Quadwrangle 6. Tushneem Dharmagadda / Bandwagon 7. David Shack and/or Andrew Vassallo / Spogo Details to be added this week....
How to promote your app Jesse Waites, PNTHR Tuesday, December 8th from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm In this day and age, it seems that everyone has an idea for an app. In this crowded space, one must plan carefully and execute the launch strategy flawlessly and affordably, while learning to watch the...
 
Bob Caspe, co-founder of the International Entrepreneurship Center and former Adjunct Professor at Babson College’s MBA program and Executive Education program, will be speaking on the following concepts: Why Business Plans Are Dead & Why Entrepreneurs Should Avoid Angel and Venture...
If you're a UX designer or love and appreciate UX, we hope you'll join us for our first-ever Happier UX Hour! Happier is a happiness company. We're building a mobile application...
 
 
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The December 2012 Boston Indies meetup will be on Monday, December 17th @ 7pm at the Bocoup Loft.This month, we’re going to host a couple lightning talks, and afterwards, we’re going to play some games (JS Joust and Hokra) from the Sportsfriends guys. Couple bits of information: If you have a...
 
 
Usher in the Holiday season with your friends at the North Shore Web Geeks! Take a time out from the holiday rush to raise a pint and celebrate another successful year with us! It's been a great year, so let's all get together and really send 2012 out in style! So join all your friends in the...