What Is Going To Happen In 2017

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Look for entrepreneurs and the VCs that back them to have IPO fever in 2017. I expect we will see more tech IPOs in 2017 than we have since 2000. It will be nearly impossible to raise money for an online advertising business in 2017. This scenario will take years to play out, but the seeds have been sown and we will start to see this scenario play out in 2017. These are my big predictions for 2017. And I think that strategy will pay dividends in 2017.

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Venture Deals Online Course – 2017

Feld Thoughts

The Venture Deals Online Course for this spring starts this Sunday May 14, 2017 and runs through July 3, 2017. The post Venture Deals Online Course – 2017 appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

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Hello, 2017

Instigator Blog

2016 was one heck of a year. It started with a fairly big shakeup professionally. I didn’t end up taking much time off; instead I started meeting with lots of people and looking for my next adventure. In July, 2016 I announced the launch of my new startup, Highline BETA. Over the second half of […]. Personal Development

Dalhousie University Commencement Speech – 2017

Steve Blank

— Now graduates of 2017, as you turn back to your phones, light a path for the better angels. Light a path for the better angels.

Happy Valentines Day 2017

Feld Thoughts

The post Happy Valentines Day 2017 appeared first on Feld Thoughts. To all the lovers and soulmates out there, today is a great day to reflect on your partnership. Amy and I have been together for over 26 years and she’s sitting next to me as I type this.

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Roundup of 2017 VC Predictions and Tech Industry Reports

VC Cafe

2017 Predictions. Hope your 2017 is off to a great start. Below is a selection of themes and predictions for startups/venture/tech in 2017. 2017 VC Predictions. Accel 2017 state of the union – [link]. Time – Tech Predictions for 2017 – [link].

Mary Meeker’s Internet And Digital Trends for 2017

Brandanew

Here are some of my favorite key takeaways: Mary Meeker’s Key Internet and Digital Trends for 2017. Mary Meeker’s 2017 Internet Trends Report. The post Mary Meeker’s Internet And Digital Trends for 2017 appeared first on.

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Colorado Global EIR 2017 Applications

Feld Thoughts

The 2017 applications for the Colorado Global EIR are now open through April 15, 2017. GEiR terms will begin September 2017 (or once visas are approved) on a one-year basis, with a potential opportunity for renewal up to two additional years. You can apply for the Colorado Global EIR 2017 or email geir-apply@colorado.edu. The post Colorado Global EIR 2017 Applications appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

Mental Health in the Workplace in 2017

Inc Startups

Mental Health in the Workplace in 2017

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Is 2017 The Year Of Flat Headcount?

Feld Thoughts

If you are growing at a rate of less than 50% year over year, you should consider viewing 2017 as the year of flat headcount. As budgets are settling down and getting approved for many of the companies I’m on the board of, I’m seeing a general trend of much less headcount growth in 2017 than in 2016. The post Is 2017 The Year Of Flat Headcount?

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2017 Is A Prime Year For …

Feld Thoughts

Ok – first nerd joke of 2017 for me. 2017 is a prime number. But 2017 is a pretty special prime. In fact 2017 is a sexy prime with 2011 – bet you didn’t know that! The post 2017 Is A Prime Year For … appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

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Five Business Technology Trends for 2017

Up and Running

We’re at that moment right before it takes off, and 2017 looks to be the tipping point,” says Tony Zhao, founder of a real-time communications firm Agora.io , which gives businesses the ability to seamlessly embed HD live-streaming video and interactive broadcasting into their app or website.

3 Social Media Trends to Know in 2017

Inc Startups

3 social media trends to know in 2017

How to Tap Into Profitable Business Trends for 2017

Inc Startups

Looking for ways to tap into profitable business trends for 2017? Here are 7 to get you started and stay ahead of the crowd. Innovate

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Why 2017 Should be a Great Year to Raise Venture Capital

Both Sides of the Table

VCs don’t expect any serious corrections to valuations in 2017 and they seem to be taking financial discipline in later-stage companies more seriously valuing unit economics over “growth at any cost.”

5 Trends That Will Shape Business in 2017

Inc Startups

5 things that will shape business in 2017

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How to Build Brand Loyalty in Customers in 2017

Inc Startups

New factors determine whether or not consumers stay with brand in 2017

We Asked 169,000 Workers About What Makes Their Workplace Great. Here's Their Take

Inc Startups

Best Workplaces 2017You might think you have a great workplace. Here's what employees really want.

17 Companies Named Winners of the 2017 Austin A-List of the Hottest Startups

SiliconHills

By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter with Silicon Hills News More than 800 people turned out Thursday night at ACL Live at the Moody Theater to celebrate 17 companies that made the Austin Chamber’s 2017 Austin A-List of the Hottest Startups. “In In many ways, A-List is a lot like SXSW in that it helps shine […] The post 17 Companies Named Winners of the 2017 Austin A-List of the Hottest Startups appeared first on SiliconHills.

CyberSecurity Predictions For 2017 - The Experts Speak

Inc Startups

A panel of industry insiders and experts share their cybersecurity predictions for 2017

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How SMB Owners Can Utilize Digital Changes in 2017 to Increase Profits

Brandanew

Constant digital changes in 2017 and beyond will be the major, predominant force in the world of modern business. Let’s learn how digital can make your brands special in 2017… Learning how to go Digital? Are you ready for paper-less and efficient digital changes in 2017?

Cryptocurrency Trends To Watch Out For In 2017

Inc Startups

Cryptocurrency Trends To Watch Out For In 2017

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The State Of Blogging In 2017

YoungUpstarts

If you want to join the (blogging) crowd as well, you must know the rules of 2017… unless you want your blog to just float around in cyberspace. Whatever you opt for keep in mind that in 2017 you won’t make it without setting the quality bar high.

Philanthropist and Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates Tweeted Out Advice to the Graduating Class of 2017

Inc Startups

Philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates tweeted out advice to the graduating class of 2017. Icons of Entrepreneurship

Techstars Austin 2017 Demo Day Spotlights 10 Startups

SiliconHills

Today, WriterDuet has more than 25,000 monthly users with 2,000 new […] The post Techstars Austin 2017 Demo Day Spotlights 10 Startups appeared first on SiliconHills. By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter at Silicon Hills News At South by Southwest, Guy Goldstein came up with the idea for WriterDuet when meeting with screenwriters and filmmakers. Goldstein created a platform, similar to Google Docs, to allow writers to collaborate on projects.

Why the LP Outlook is Good for Venture and Startups in 2017–2020

Both Sides of the Table

link] Why the LP Outlook is Good for Venture and Startups in 2017–2020 was originally published in Both Sides of the Table on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.

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7 Artificial Intelligence Startups to Watch in 2017

Inc Startups

With over a billion in AI exits last year, 2017 is poised for pop

10 Must-Read Business Books for 2017

Inc Startups

Plan to pick up one of these books in 2017 to boost your creativity, or learn leadership lessons from the best Asking for that promotion or finally starting your own business is easier with an inspiring read in your back pocket.

The Top 30 Conferences for Entrepreneurs in 2017

Inc Startups

Elevate your game by attending one of these top conferences for entrepreneurs in 2017

Top 5 Ecommerce Platforms for 2017

Inc Startups

If you're launching an ecommerce platform in 2017, these are the top 5 platforms you're going to want to consider as you build your online business

Top Five Branding Strategies You Can Leverage in 2017

Brandanew

What could you learn from big players in 2017? Top Five Branding Strategies You Can Leverage in 2017. The post Top Five Branding Strategies You Can Leverage in 2017 appeared first on Brandanew: Content Marketing & Branding Services.

20 Hot Austin Startups to Watch in 2017

SiliconHills

This year, we’ve highlighted 20 that we think will make some big moves in 2017. Two of them could possibly file to go public this year: WP Engine […] The post 20 Hot Austin Startups to Watch in 2017 appeared first on SiliconHills. By LAURA LOREK Reporter with Silicon Hills News For the past six years, we’ve watched numerous Austin technology startups launch and go on to achieve great feats.

Entrepreneurs May Look Different in 2017

Inc Startups

Entrepreneur trends to know in 2017

2017 Is a Quarter Done. Here's How to Reach Your Goals by the End of the Year

Inc Startups

Kickoff 2017This simple technique turns your calendar into a powerful motivational tool.

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Ten Unicorns to Watch in 2017

Inc Startups

With a resurgence this year, keep a close eye on these 10 tech unicorns in 2017

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San Antonio is Promoting SATX at SXSW for 2017

SiliconHills

A lot has changed […] The post San Antonio is Promoting SATX at SXSW for 2017 appeared first on SiliconHills. San Antonio is the seventh largest city in the country and is home to giant companies like Rackspace, USAA, HEB, Valero and the Argo Group. But three years ago, San Antonio didn’t even have a booth at the trade show at South by Southwest Interactive, the largest technology show in Texas.

Open Source Funding Documents

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

USV TEAM POSTS: Albert Wenger — June 20, 2017 MongoDB Stitch: A Fresh Take on Backend As A Service. Cooley, one of the top startup law firms, has open sourced the legal documents required to do a Series Seed or Convertible Note financing. They are available on Cooley’s CooleyGo document generation platform and also on GitHub. Kudos to Cooley for doing this.

10 Essential Practices You Need To Succeed in 2017

Inc Startups

Discover the ten essential practices that you need to succeed and to improve your health and happiness in 2017

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The 9 Top Sales & Marketing Conferences You Won't Want to Miss in 2017

Inc Startups

For any marketer looking to grow their network, these 9 sales and marketing conferences deserve a spot on your 2017 calendar

Top 10 New York City Startups to Watch In 2017

Inc Startups

Remember these names in 2017 Some of these companies are poised for a public offering; others have found success, but are now re-tooling their model amid Donald Trump's presidency.