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Would You Work for a 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur?

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Mallory Kievman's hiccup remedy has garnered support from Startup America and the University of Connecticut business school.

The Agony and Ecstasy of Selling My First Company

Feld Thoughts

It 1993, I sold my first company, Feld Technologies, to a company called Sage Alerting Systems (which, after several name changes, became AmeriData Technologies.) It was a six month journey for me and my partner Dave Jilk which was at some points exciting, often stressful, and occasionally extremely confusing. Very nervous. We kept talking.

The Founding Fathers Were (Mostly) Entrepreneurs

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Doctors, lawyers, merchants (and a few ne''er do well heirs) -- meet the self-made men behind the Declaration of Independence. Charles A. Goodrich.

Why I Started a Business: 5 Unusual Founder Stories

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The financial services company, based in Connecticut, is named after the founder''s son, Michael Kearns, who died of cancer in 2009.

Book Review: Why We Get Fat

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

Namely, what kind and how many carbohydrates. Colon cancer is ten times more common in rural Connecticut than in Nigeria.

Raising Funds to Help People Raise Funds

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He doesn’t pitch his venture but includes its name and URL in the signature of a follow-up email. June 2011: Bannon wins a prize. million.

Why (and how) you should let your customers do the advertising for you

Duct Tape Marketing

George resides on the Connecticut coast, where he enjoys photography, his family, and starting new businesses. loved that little computer.

Made by Entrepreneurs: 8 Great Gift Ideas

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The company itself started in 2009 and is named after the owner, Betsy Thagard. Spread some holiday cheer in the office. plus shipping.

The Venture Capital Secret: 3 Out of 4 Start-Ups Fail

NAME AOL. NAME Comcast. NAME Verizon Communications. NAME Yahoo. NAME Shikhar Ghosh. NAME Toby Stuart. NAME Daniel Dreymann. NAME Charles Holloway. NAME David Cowan. Domain Name/Basic Site. Connecticut. Connecticut. Why use your real name? Facebook. Twitter.

How To Start A Startup – For Busy People


by Andrea Martins, co-founder of GreenSocks. have, thanks to Sam Altman, the President of Y Combinator. Not that I fell in love with Sam himself.

An SEO Crash Course For Entrepreneurs


If you’re in charge of your website’s SEO, he’s a name you’ll want to know. by Braden Becker. The Basics.

Pricing experiments you might not know, but can learn from

This mental process has a name. They also changed the name. Extra Lucrative Conversion Advice. Services. About & Contact. RSS |.

'Made in the USA' Gets a Makeover

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American manufacturing has a new artisanal image--and a new ad agency from the creative team of Crispin Porter + Bogusky. manufacturing. The U.S.

Is This Paradise for Entrepreneurs?

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For a Mediterranean island about the size of Connecticut, Cyprus certainly produces an outsize number of graduates. In terms of web development.

Using Negative Keywords To Attract Highly Qualified Customers


Especially in cases where products share familiar names, such as these Supernova shoes…. Be sure to name your Ad Groups with their match types.

Inside Uber's Latest Taxi Launch

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Standing on the corner of Connecticut Avenue and K Street, right arm held high? Here's how it happened. That's so last year. Riders in the D.C.

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Back in March 2007, I registered 1000+ of the best Twitter Usernames

Steve Poland

When I came home, I manually (with someone I hired) registered 1,131 usernames for city names, state names, state acronyms, sports team names, and tons of generic keywords. (Fun Twitter has since written an entry about ‘ name squatting ‘ and the use of 3rd-party RSS feeds. Connecticut. Connecticut.

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7 Things You Need to Know Today

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A roundup of the day''s news curated by the Inc. editorial team to help you and your business succeed. 1. TechCrunch 2. Everyone laughs. Nobody laughs.

Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Incubators Are Reaching Out To 1M/1M


In the Q&A, Bill Gordon introduced himself as one of the principals of the Stamford Innovation Center, an incubator being formed in Connecticut.

It's Not Just Twitter. Why IPOs Are Back

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billion, according to Kathleen Smith, principal at Renaissance Capital in Greenwich, Connecticut. In the first half of 2013, U.S. billion.

The Art and Science of Corporate Icons

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Skeeter Snacks is a great name, but I would never understand that it is nuts free. Design experts weigh in on a cookie company's cartoon mascot.

Hard Lessons in Modern Lending

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Before ATMs sat on every street corner and sports arenas had names like Citi Field and Bank of America Stadium, U.S. It was so frustrating."

Left-Handedness With a Touch of Righty

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

In a recent New Yorker blog post titled  Are Left-Handed People Smarter? The bolded text most intrigued me. Maybe this explains my poor motor skills.

Entrepreneurs Give Matzo a Makeover

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

When Amy Kritzer was growing up in Connecticut, her mother made lasagna from matzo each Passover. Doug Freilich of Middletown Springs, Vt.,

The Commodity-Pricing Trap

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—Jolina Li, Owner, EntrePIXneur, Hartford, Connecticut When you're starting a business, it's easy to fall into the trap of trying to compete against larger companies on price. Norm Brodsky advises on how to avoid the race to the bottom. As far as I can tell, we are the only company that offers this. There are many possibilities.

Top Social Media Measurement and Tracking Tools

Erin Hoskins, Senior Marketing Director, New Media, Meredit h. T ool: Curalate URL: What it does: Monitors and measures traffic from “visual-based platforms”—namely (for now, at least) Pinterest. First Name. Last Name. Company Name. * Job Function. Connecticut. Connecticut. folio. Job Board.

Dynamic strategy and the end of competitive advantage. Rita McGrath, Business of Software 2014

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Because companies Kodak, Rim, Nokia, Sony you know, you name it, these very famous companies all kind of falling on hard times.” Yeah, okay.

Another Hard Lesson in Modern Lending

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Last month, as part of pretrial discovery, Moyal and his attorneys found out that the lender, a subsidiary of Bridgeport, Connecticut-based People''s United Bank, had already received the $200,000 back--months before the bank sued Moyal. On April 20, 2011, a People''s Capital and Leasing Corporation portfolio administrator named Jimmy J.

Big Money for Cheap Legal Services

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Rocket Lawyer, which offers free legal documents and subscriptions for cheap legal advice, has raised $10.8 million. Just months after raising $18.5

5 News Stories Not to Miss This Week

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Apparently the brand wanted to distinguish itself in the marketplace because, you know, Budweiser is such an unrecognizable name in beer.

Episode 14: Be Your Own Boss, Restaurant Owners, and Friendliest Cities for Businesses | The Bcast

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His name is Eric Cacciatore. Peter: Number three, New Haven Connecticut. Do you have a question you’d like us to answer on the show?

Crazy Horse Memorial & Visionary Innovation

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Ziolokowski could have stayed in Connecticut and had a posh life as a top east coast sculptor. Rushmore. Ziolkowski accepted the challenge.

Professional Marketplaces - the vc in me. - Typepad

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Air Quality Control is saving lives in Colorado,Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut by installing radon gas mitigation, remediation, and abatement systems. Name and email address are required. Name is required to post a comment. the vc in me. Welcome! Archives. Profile. Subscribe. Edufire. TrackBack.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – June 2012 Edition

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Stanley is headquartered in New Britain, Connecticut, USA. Daniel Hillel, an 81-year-old Israeli scientist, who has reached across political and ethnic boundaries to help dozens of countries in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and South America improve agriculture with new irrigation methods has been named to receive the World Food Prize.

Finding Your Co-Founders

In my case, I grew up in Connecticut and spent a fair amount of time in New York – all the while trying to start companies, relatively unsuccessfully. Apart from a large fan base compromising skateboarders, supra vaider high tophas also aught the attention of the music industries big names such as Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake and Lil Wayne.

From Nothing To Something. How To Get There.

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the vc in me.: Generational Disruption in Media

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NFIB and Visa Inc. Announce 2010 “Young Entrepreneur of the Year” Winner

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June 24, 2010 – For her work in helping to inspire the next generation of stage actors, Shayna Turk of Agoura Hills, California has been named the 2010 “Young Entrepreneur of the Year” by the National Federation of Independent Business Young Entrepreneur Foundation and Visa Inc.  Ms. Four additional students were named NFIB/Visa Inc.

12 Questions: Meet Pamela Harvey (USA)

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have almost total recall for visual elements (names? You have to love these font names, like nail polish colors. And less famous.

Private Fund Adviser Regulation Under The Dodd-Frank Act

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sharing the same or a similar name with a fund. By Attorneys at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP Jeffrey E. Tabak?, David E. Joseph J. Basile, Kristen L. Buppert? and Joseph F. Bernardi, Jr. Introduction. Private equity. Sound off on this buzz in the Comments Section. The new areas of regulation include the following: mandatory registration.