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The Largest Startup Community In The World

Feld Thoughts

As Boulder Startup Week 2014 comes to an end, I have been reflecting on the power of startup communities today. When I wrote Startup Communities: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Your City , I made some assertions about how to build startup communities and what the impact of them would be on society. 4,500 mentors.

15 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Name


What exactly is going to be the name of your business? combined the concept of growth with honesty into my company’s name: Reliable Acorn.

50+ Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Name


What exactly is going to be the name of your business? ’ and hence the name ‘Self Lender.’ made my name my brand.

15 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Name


What exactly is going to be the name of your business? So rather than using the traditional law firm naming convention (e.g., they said.

How to Kick Start Your Community’s Startup Scene

Both Sides of the Table

believe the next 20 years will be an excited time of regeneration for Cincinnati and many more progressive communities across the country.

Berlin: Startup Home As A Service

Feld Thoughts

For a long time I’ve ranted against naming your startup community “Silicon Whatever.” You get the idea.

The Complete Guide to Registering Your Business Name

Up and Running

It was a great way to get the community to work together, and of course weed out a little of the inevitable clutter. Filing for a DBA.

Remarkable Brands That Are Helping the Community And How You Can Too


Not necessarily for selling more, but to develop your community spirit. Helping the community, is a way to future proof your brand. Digital

Some Thoughts on Branding Startups and Communities

Both Sides of the Table

We threw a Launchpad LA dinner to bring the community together as we tend to do 6-10 times a year. And the name to me speaks of clarity. 5.

10 Ways Great Leaders Build Amazing Communities

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

If you can''t find a smart, interesting, supportive community of entrepreneurs, the solution is to build one yourself. Here''s how. magazine.

Why Your Startup's Name Matters

Why Your Startup’s Name Matters. This article is the first in a three-part series about naming your startup; on Thursday, we’ll discuss creating names, and on Friday, we’ll discuss testing names. Naming can be one of the most difficult challenges in the early stages of a startup. Naming.

Success and Failure — San Diego Startup Community

Market by Numbers

With Brad Feld coming to town this week, I think it’s a good time to evaluate the state of San Diego’s Startup Community. Mentoring.

Community Surprises

There are many examples of online communities, as well as many examples of ways to engage, promote and respect those communities.

15 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Name


What exactly is going to be the name of your business? come up with this business name with a few ideas that lead to one thing. Firstly

10 Tips for Startups and Small Businesses on Naming Your Company

crowdSPRING Blog

Naming your company can be challenging and time consuming. Think about what you want your company name to convey. But there are risks.

Looking for Feedback on the Startup Communities Book Trailer

Feld Thoughts

A cool company named Simplifilm  made a trailer for my new book, Startup Communities: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Your City.

Restoring the Good Name of Sales

Mark Birch

I love sales. currently lead sales for my own startup  Enhatch  and have been selling or leading sales teams for over fifteen years. Coming to an end?

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How to get creative with your domain name registration

The Next Web

Naming your startup can be one of the most difficult challenges for an entrepreneur. managed to jump on two startup-naming trends at once.

16 Tips for Picking the Perfect Startup Name

16 Tips for Picking the Perfect Startup Name. But how do you actually create a name? SEE ALSO: Why Your Startup’s Name Matters.

Five Blogging Secrets for SEO, Community, and Visibility

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

If you haven’t already started a blog about your business, idea, or community then you should probably get started. Have Fun. Bring in Guests.

SEO 50

Google+ Communities: New Social Option for Businesses

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Google rolled out Google+ Communities, which engineering VP Vic Gundotra in a blog post said now offers "a gathering place for your passions."

Welcome Young College Graduates Into Your Entrepreneurial Community

Feld Thoughts

I feel strongly that the one of the important elements of building a sustainable entrepreneurial community over a long period of time is for the entire existing entrepreneurial community to be extremely welcoming to young college graduates. In addition, it keeps smart, well educated people (college graduates) in the local community.

Naming Your Startup? Don't Stress About the Domain Name

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Many entrepreneurs worry about their company''s web address when choosing its name. One is the domain name. How did he do it?

Community Rot

This is going to be BIG.

That's what you get a lot of times when you ask people about the latest "25 Startups You Should Know About" in name your tech publication. Only, a weird thing happens when you don't put your time into the community--when you don't grab a booth at Techday or Uncubed. Lists are b t. Besides, who reads that local tech blog anyway?

Google Names Capital Factory as its Latest Google Tech Hub


By LAURA LOREK Founder of Silicon Hills News Austin’s Capital Factory is Google’s latest Tech Hub. Austin

How to Pick the Right Name for Your Business

How to Pick the Right Name for Your Business. There are endless paths to take when brainstorming your new business name. But for many small business owners and entrepreneurs, the naming process is fraught with uncertainty and doubt. Your business name sets the tone for all that follows. Opt for a descriptive name.

What coworking spaces can do for you, your company, and your community

The Next Web

Weekly events, meetups, and happy hours are business as usual in these communities and provide priceless networking opportunities.

Name A Startup

Community Partners. Name A Startup. Name A Startup. I’m often in the process of naming a startup. Here’s what I found: 1)  Qualities of a good name.  The following is a list of qualities of a good name for your startup.  The “Nonsense” Name. Try different types of name.

A Visit With the European Startup Community


Two hundred angels, entrepreneurs and members of the startup community attended this inaugural event. Audiences totaled over three hundred and eighty entrepreneurs, investors and members of the startup community. My wife, Ann, and I took a trip this past spring to visit Estonia, Finland, Ireland and Russia. Ireland. Moscow. Estonia.

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Boston Tech Community – August 2012

Rob Go

Large Tech Meetups: Web Innovators Group : Quarterly Demo-Style meetup in Cambridge draws over 1000 members of the startup community each time.

Spark Boulder Aims to Connect Students and the Startup Community

David Cohen

Boulder is an incredible community for startups, and we’re also fortunate to be the home of the University of Colorado. Startups

Naming Your Startup? How to Avoid Simple Mistakes

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Here''s how to settle on a company name you won''t regret. Now he just needs to secure the Pied Piper name.

Why Small Businesses Still Need to Network in the Local Community

Duct Tape Marketing

Despite the rise of social networking and the perceived crumbling of face-to-face interaction it has caused, community is not dead.

How VCs, Accelerators, and Coworking Spaces Put Communities in Buildings vs. Buildings in Communities

This is going to be BIG.

I'll bet you don't know where the Center of NY's Tech Community and Center of Creativity is. Get enough of those and you'll have your community.

5 Quick Tips for Buyers in Naming Projects

crowdSPRING Blog

Finding the perfect name is a very important step in your business. The guarantee is that you will get at least 100 name entries.

How the Houston Startup Community Helped Me Go to Startup Weekend HQ

Startup Houston

Just a year ago I didn’t even know a startup community existed within Houston. Read the short backstory to this article here. Javid Jamae.

“My Name is Jim”

The Entrepreneurial Mind

Richland partnered with the two companies in a wastewater project for a client in Dubai that was developing a recreation area and golf course for a multinational community in Dubai.  Tweet Facebook LinkedIn Tumblr Stumble Digg Delicious The post “My Name is Jim” appeared first on Dr Jeff Cornwall


Attracting Smart People To Your Community Accelerates Entrepreneurship

Feld Thoughts

Entrepreneurial communities grow up around smart people. To get a feel for the data and description that names Boulder as the Brainiest City in the US, there’s a quick slide show (that I can’t embed) that has the following data on it. Tags: Entrepreneurial Communities Boulder entrepreneurial communities

Community Relations And The Small Business


You can’t expect to realize profits without the community’s support of your company. by TJ Saunders. Attend Events. Donate to Local Charities.

Lithuanian Startup Community welcomes VKontakte founder looking for freer hub


Investors from all around have showed their trust in Lithuanian startups: Accel Partners, Intel Capital, just to name a couple.