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The Great Internet Stock Correction of 1997, or 1999, or …

Feld Thoughts

In 1999 we filed an S-1 to take Sage Networks public. I was a co-founder and co-chairman. If you are an entrepreneur, ignore the pontification and go build your business. The post The Great Internet Stock Correction of 1997, or 1999, or … appeared first on Feld Thoughts. The Truth Is Nobody Knows.  It’s great.

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Introducing America's Coolest Young Entrepreneurs

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

most promising entrepreneurs younger than 30? Who are Inc.'s You gotta meet them

Vote: Who's Your Favorite Young Entrepreneur?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Inc.'s 30 Under 30 list includes the founders of Pinterest and Spotify. Vote for your favorite

Made in America: 6 Veteran-Owned Businesses to Watch

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In honor of the July 4th holiday, check out these vets-turned-entrepreneurs who put their American values into their businesses. in November.

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Federal Reserve to Entrepreneurs: Party Like It's 1999 (While You Still Can)

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

But this is not 1999. Yes, we''re in bubble territory. And that doesn''t bode well for businesses. What Goes Up.

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No Regrets (Mostly): Reflections from Class of 1999 MBA Entrepreneurs

Launching Tech Ventures

Three are serial entrepreneurs who have been successful—so far—with a second startup. What Type of Lean Entrepreneur are You?

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Tonight We're Going To Party Like It's 1999

Launching Tech Ventures

Tonight We're Going To Party Like It's 1999 If the Customer is King, the Product Manager is Re. What Type of Lean Entrepreneur are You?

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15 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Name

Hearpreneur

Entrepreneur Storytelling answers brand entrepreneur storySecondly, most often, is giving a title to your idea. Photo Credit: Shaun Gray.

The Lean Entrepreneur is here

Startup Lessons Learned

Social entrepreneurs take note!) Lastly, I wanted to share with you the foreword I wrote for The Lean Entrepreneur. It's a big tent.

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28 Entrepreneurs Discuss Why they Started Their Businesses

Hearpreneur

Being in love with your business, when you’re an entrepreneur, is even better. life-long entrepreneur, starting a business came easily.

How to Give Yourself a Fresh Start

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Really hard -- as anyone who has tried to switch to a healthier lifestyle or make that leap from employee to entrepreneur can tell you.

Public Service Announcement For Entrepreneurs: Ignore the Dow

Feld Thoughts

Today is Finance Friday and post #2 has been drafted by the Finance Friday team from University of Chicago Booth and is waiting for my edits. I’m procrastinating so I thought I’d write one of my periodic public service announcement for entrepreneurs. As an entrepreneur, this was all noise. Up – smile.

I Encourage Entrepreneurs To Ignore The Word “Bubble”

Feld Thoughts

But more interestingly I saw it in my twitter feed from some entrepreneurs and VCs who I respect a lot. In the tech industry, the great Internet bubble inflated between 1999 and 2000 and deflated (or popped) in 2001. “Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and caldron bubble.&# – Macbeth.

My roller coaster ride as an entrepreneur

Jeff Hilimire

1998 – 1999: Fun times (carefree, exploring our passion for web design). 2003 – 2008: Fast times (doubled every year for 5 years).

4 Super Smart Entrepreneurs Who Are Dominating their Market

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

The brain of an entrepreneur doesn’t come with an off switch, and the body doesn’t have an alarm clock. link]. Sponsored Content.

What Makes an Entrepreneur? (1/11) – Tenacity

Both Sides of the Table

So what skills does it take to be a successful entrepreneur?  And it’s one of the things I look for in entrepreneurs I evaluate. 

Every Entrepreneur Dreams of an Overnight Success

Startup Professionals Musings

Google - Larry Page and Sergey Brin started working on Google in 1996 – but three years later in 1999, few people had even heard of it yet. Many entrepreneurs think they are running, but find themselves falling farther and farther behind a rapidly moving target. overnight success entrepreneur startup businessYahoo! million.

One Book Every Entrepreneur and VC Should Own

Both Sides of the Table

tl;dr version: If you’re an entrepreneur or VC or will be working in this industry -  buy this. This article originally ran on TechCrunch.

Entrepreneurs Unplugged Monday 9/24 With TheBlogFrog

Feld Thoughts

On Monday night 9/24 from 6:15 to 7:45 I’m co-hosting the first Entrepreneurs Unplugged session of Fall 2012 at CU Boulder. Conferences ATLAS cu boulder entrepreneurs unplugged theblogfrogWe’ll be at ATLAS in Room 100 and I’ll be interviewing Rustin Banks (CEO) and Holly Hamann (VP Marketing) of TheBlogFrog.

Driving Change: 3 Ideas Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Below, we''ve pulled together three important ideas from the event that every entrepreneur needs to know. Consider the perfume business.

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6 great athlete-entrepreneurs and what they accomplished

crowdSPRING Blog

We all have a great deal to learn as entrepreneurs and we look in many directions for inspiration. Michael Jordan. George Foreman. Tony Hawk.

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6 Ways Startups Are Fooled By Prior Business Models

Startup Professionals Musings

As an entrepreneur mentor and startup investor, I see with sadness the 50 to 90 percent that fail. Relying on an old formula for success.

Traditional VCs and First-time Entrepreneurs Are not Aligned

Diego Basch

If at all possible, meet with experienced entrepreneurs who are not invested in your outcome. strong return is 3x cash on cash. If so, when?

Startup – Like it’s 1999

Start Up Blog

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Partnerships Are Hard, and Sometimes Fatal

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

How one entrepreneur found himself locked out of his own company, and what he learned about how to find the right kind of partner

The leap from employee to entrepreneur – Small Business Spotlight

Up and Running

But sometimes circumstances align and a budding entrepreneur just knows that the time is right to make the leap. For these LivePlan users, the big break came in March when they finished in the top 5 of  the 2012 Miller Coors Urban Entrepreneurs Series, a national business plan competition that has awarded over $1.7

What Happens When Entrepreneurs Fall in Love With Their Creations

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Entrepreneurs and the Edifice Complex Entrepreneurs are prime candidates to develop an edifice complex. He spent two years and $4.5

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Code

Kevin Dewalt

Entrepreneurs ask me constantly for help finding tech-cofounders who can “build” the product. And no matter what happens – you can keep going.

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Space Entrepreneurs Taming the Final Frontier

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Which would be great news for entrepreneurs hoping to capitalize on tourism possibilities. And one guy who thinks they can go farther.

9 Great Paths To Recurring Revenue For Your Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

If you are an entrepreneur not using this model, it may be time to consider a pivot. entrepreneur recurring revenue startup subscription model

How Long Should It Take For a Startup to Succeed?

Startup Professionals Musings

Google - Larry Page and Sergey Brin started working on Google in 1996 – but three years later in 1999, few people had even heard of it yet.

Subscription Business Models Are Startup Favorites

Startup Professionals Musings

If you are an entrepreneur not using this model, it may be time to consider a pivot. business model entrepreneur startup subscription

Why it Takes 5 Years to Become an Entrepreneur

Kevin Dewalt

–paraphrase of a speech I heard from Mario Morino , 1999. And one that surely isn’t for everyone. Ask Yourself this Question. Stuck?

Entrepreneurs Crack Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential List

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Kalanick was just one of several entrepreneurs and business leaders who made Time''s list. Here are a few of the highlights.

Fear is the Mind Killer of the Silicon Valley Entrepreneur (we.

500 Hats

Master of 500 Hats A blog about Geeks, Entrepreneurs, & Startups in Silicon Valley, by Dave McClure. being an entrepreneur is tough.

My Advice for Young Entrepreneurs? Learn to Code

Kevin Dewalt

This post answers this week’s Startup Edition Question : What advice would you give young entrepreneurs? What a great question. Bootstrap.

Don’t Let Your Business Be A Dead Startup Walking

Startup Professionals Musings

As an entrepreneur mentor and startup investor, I see with sadness the 50 to 90 percent that fail. Relying on an old formula for success.

The Yo-Yo Life of a Tech Entrepreneur – A Cautionary Tale

Both Sides of the Table

TechCrunch ran my article yesterday as a guest post but I wanted to have a copy here for anybody who missed it and for future readers of this blog.

Top Black Entrepreneurs of the 2012 Inc. 5000

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

These 10 fast-growing, private companies are led by black entrepreneurs, most of whom are forging a decisive path in the government services industry.

Sean Parker Blasts Entrepreneurs for Playing It Safe

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Rather than continue to create new companies, he argues, most entrepreneurs settle for the ease of being a venture capitalist.