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Understanding VCs

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

I saw Joe Fernandez ‘ tweet a few days ago and thought “he is making an important point.” ” too many young entrepreneurs talk about vc’s like they’re heroes and their blog posts are scripture. — Joe Fernandez (@JoeFernandez) August 19, 2016. VCs are not heroes. We are just one part of the startup ecosystem.

Radically Increase Your Charisma With the 'Rule of 3'

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Remember this simple formula to become way more charming


The Perfect Amount of Time to Work Each Day

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The 8-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. Let go of this relic and try a new, more productive approach

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Stealth Startup Magic Leap Officially Opens its Austin Office


By LAURA LOREK Reporter with Silicon Hills News A few years ago, Michael Klug left his job as co-founder and chief technology officer at Zebra Imaging.

Clusters, Class, Culture and Unfair Advantages

Steve Blank

I just finished reading J.D. Here’s how my story unfolded. Limited Horizons. Before my parents divorced they had owned a small grocery store. Fly Away.

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Wind Up Your Productivity and Creativity by Winding Down

crowdSPRING Blog

In today’s world, a huge premium is put on staying busy. How many hours are you working? How much are you getting done during those hours?

Fitbit Pole to Pole Badge

Feld Thoughts

I love getting this in my inbox. Over the past few years I’ve walked from the North Pole to the South Pole. That’s 12,430 miles.


Making The Platform Economy Big And Hard To Miss


By Kurt Bilafer, Global Vice President Sales & Success at WePay. Why did WePay wrap a train car?” Matchmaking plus. So what is a platform?

25 Successful Women Bloggers

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Carol   Carol Tice, an award-winning, fun-loving freelance writer living in the Seattle area. She is obsessed with helping writers earn more from their work. Sue I’m Sue Dunlevie (hello!) and I help bloggers make more money with their blog so they can work at home, be their own boss and spend more time doing what they love. Lynn ClickNewz!

Want a Great Marriage? 11 Things Couples Who Build Successful Marriages Do Each and Every Day

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Occasionally you can have it all, and that's definitely true where professional success and a strong marriage are concerned


9 Real Estate Marketing Strategies to Expand Your Business

Up and Running

The real estate market goes through many ups and downs and is dependent on several factors such as interest rates, economic conditions, and job growth.

Startups Providing A Service Are Difficult To Scale

Startup Professionals Musings

With services, scaling the business often implies cloning yourself, since you are the intellectual property and the competitive advantage.

3 Ways To Ensure Your Startup Has A Top-Notch Team


by  Shawn Overcast ,  managing director at  gothamCulture. You have a million things to consider when investing your startup’s money. Protect yourself.

The affect you have on others is the most valuable currency there is

Jeff Hilimire

Mike Popowski , CEO of Dagger , sent me this Jim Carrey commencement address a few weeks back. And I was surprised by how powerful it was. Random


7 Science Based Habits That Will Make You Succeed

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The secrets to success are are accessible to all and rooted in habits--you just need to build that habit muscle to tap into your full power


Can your markdown do this?

47 Hats

As I build out, I know I’m going to be handling a good amount of content, without the safety net of a CMS. As I started drilling into this problem domain, I can across kramdown. Take markdown, and then add a super-easy syntax for things like tables, classes, id’s, data attributes and even JavaScript events.

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The Key to Startup Success? Bend it Like Beckham

crowdSPRING Blog

20 years ago, in the summer of 1996, a young David Beckham electrified the crowd at Selhurst Park. But Beckham went for it. And Beckham scored. Maybe.

Book Notes: The Road to Character

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

I’m a longtime lover of David Brooks’ columns and books. His most recent book, The Road to Character , resonated. Highly recommended.

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Introducing Mucker Academy: A Discussion With Jerry Jao

Mucker Lab

Leading the way, we have a discussion with one of the first founders Mucker invested in, Jerry Jao, the CEO and founder of Retention Science.

15 Simple Things Great Leaders Say To Create Highly Engaged Teams

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

15 Simple Things Great Leaders Say To Create Highly Engaged Teams. Use the 15 phrases that will boost your leadership

Becoming Your Own Boss: A Bplans Checklist

Up and Running

Imagine waking up every day and working on projects that challenge, inspire, and fulfill you. Don’t worry—we’ve got you covered. Let’s get started. 1.

Launch Your Startup with an Infographic

crowdSPRING Blog

Image credit: Everlane. In 2011, it was relatively unknown that most designer tees are marked up as much as 10 times. Image credit: Everlane.

7 Business Limits On That Million Dollar Invention

Startup Professionals Musings

Every inventor seems to think their invention is worth a million dollars, but I haven’t seen anyone pay that much for one yet. Don’t get me wrong.

ESO Solutions Helps Ambulance Services Perform Better


By HOJUN CHOI Reporter with Silicon Hills News The culture that Chris Dillie has implemented into his company is simple: be passionate about what you’re doing, and the money will follow. Austin

Want To Sound Unprofessional? Here Are The 30 Words People Mispronounce The Most

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

An official list compiled by shows that people don't know the strangest things


Top 25 PPC Bloggers to Follow

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Learn how to use social media and affiliate advertising to make money. The world of digital marketing is literally at your fingertips. Blog & Gro

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Is telecommuting killing your startup?

The Next Web

One of these current trends is telecommuting and it’s picking up some major steam. … This story continues at The Next Web.

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7 Startup Pitfalls Can Kill Your Business Growth

Startup Professionals Musings

In my role as an advisory board member for several startups, I’m always excited to see that initial surge of revenue from a great rollout campaign.

Dropping an investor

David Cohen

I’ve seen a few cases recently where a startup decided to remove a particular investor from their regular “update” emails. The startups were doing this because they found out that the investor had invested in (or otherwise supported) another company that they viewed as competitive. The fix is easy. This is never good.

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Always Hungry At Work? The 5 Surprising Reasons Why That Might Be

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

It might not be because you're always on the go. At least that's what experts say


A Path Forward in California!


A Path Forward in California! They are all accepting applications now for October start dates. Click on the links above to see all their opportunities.

Pros and Cons of Product Management

The Product Guy

The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management. Nominate someone today! tweet ). link].

Book: String Theory: David Foster Wallace on Tennis

Feld Thoughts

I love tennis. love David Foster Wallace. DFW was a tennis player and a pretty good one, especially as a junior player. Having been to the U.S.

Five Lessons Learned Getting to a Second Fund

This is going to be BIG.

Today, I'm happy to announce that Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, the firm I founded and continue to run as the sole General Partner, has raised a second fund, totalling $15.1 million in commitments. Nearly all of our existing investors returned, and they were joined by a couple of new family offices and a prominent college endowment. What does this mean?