Sat.Jul 30, 2011

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Have You Created a Citadel for Your Startup?

Startup Professionals Musings

By Bob La Loggia, CEO StormSource Software Business is often compared to war and waging battle with enemies. Building a reputation.

Venture Deals: Chapter 4: Economic Terms of the Term Sheet

Ask The VC

We are now getting into the juicy stuff – economics of the deal. When discussing the economics of a VC deal, one often hears the question “What is the valuation?” In addition to defining and describing each terms, we give extensive examples in this chapter. Grab a beer – take your time – there’s a lot here.

Angel Investors in Montana

Angel Investing News

The Flathead Beacon (Kalispell) just published this article: Angel Investors in Montana. Angel Investors Dave Opitz Financing a High-Im Financing a High-Impact Venture Frontier Angel Fund Innovate Montana Kalispell Montana Whitefish

The last industrial relic

Start Up Blog

You probably don’t know this but the office is a weird thing that only turned up when factories did. Sure Lawyers and accountants had them, but not in the corporate form they exist in today. The office was an addendum to where stuff got built. The strange thing is that, now we can work from home, the large majority of us still don’t.

Weekend Favs July Thirty

Duct Tape Marketing

I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you check them out if they sound interesting. DTM Favs ContactMe Google Plus VideoGenie

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Reblog – Finance Fridays


Brad Feld just sent out his first Finance Fridays post called “Getting Started -Allocating Equity and Founder’s Investment” This post is not about financial statement literacy, but is meant to begin setting the stage for the hypothetical company that will be the subject of the Finance Fridays series. Do you agree?” Chime in.

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Startups: One More Day To Apply To Arctic15!


Startups, you've got one more day to apply to Arctic15 the startup competition. Deadline for the applications close tomorrow evening at midnight. Fore more information on the competition and rules - head over to the Arctic15 website , where you'll also find the link to submit the application.

Raouf: Should You Care About Your VC’s Investors?

Ask The VC

Firas Raouf from OpenView Partners has today’s VC Post of the day up titled Should You Care About Your VC’s Investors? In it he covers some fundamentals about how VC funds are structured and then lists three things that the nature of the LPs of a VC firm will tell you about that firm. High-quality LPs invest in high-quality VCs.

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Weekend Ponderable: Eternal Truths

47 Hats

Way back in 1981 I was pretty much at rock bottom. I was working as a bicycle messenger in San Francisco, after wandering off the academic reservation. Up on the cheap plywood that the toilet at 444 Clementina was, at eye level if you were sitting down, some graffiti. I was cold. I was tired. I was stunned. Opinion

nycdigital: Registration has begun at the Reinvent NYC.GOV.

Mark Birch

nycdigital : Registration has begun at the Reinvent NYC.GOV Hackathon! . startup hackathon NYC government hackday innovation


EIN News

$376 billion in reduced payments to service U.S. Some of the other savings would. steep initial decline in stocks in the United States on Friday, adding to the malaise in. little to stop online infringement. That’s why venture capitalists , law professors, and Internet engineers and

US Tech Jobs By the Numbers

Mark Birch

To give some perspective on my last post on tech startups and the jobs gap in the US, could the tech industry actually produce enough jobs to fill the gap? Just how many tech jobs and over what period of time would we be talking about? The current jobs gap is currently 1.29 Total employed in software technology sector: 2.6 M (2% of total employed).

Cold Beverage by G. Love & Special Sauce - I could use a few.

Mark Birch

Cold Beverage by G. Love & Special Sauce - I could use a few today…perfect summer song. music