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How To Start A Startup – For Busy People

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

How Women Can Achieve Success In Male Dominated Professions

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However, once I got married, my career path changed, as my husband’s job was transferred back up to Connecticut (where I’m originally from).

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When DIY Is A Terrible Idea

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For instance, California and Connecticut set the 28 th as their deadline while Maine goes with the 15 th of every month.

Fail To Plan, Plan To Fail: Designing An Implementation Process

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by Lewis Robinson. Every business venture needs a solid plan to gain success. If no plan is in place, your venture has minimal chances of succeeding.

An SEO Crash Course For Entrepreneurs

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by Braden Becker. You’ve put time, effort and investment into your startup. It’s about time people know about it. The Basics.

Design Your Company Culture Like The World’s Largest Hedge Fund

David Teten

Ray Dalio, Founder of Bridgewater Associates , the world’s largest hedge fund, is a man after my own heart. Photo credit: Prayitno .

Minimum Wage Hike: Why What Happens in Connecticut May Not Stay in Connecticut

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Connecticut lawmakers Wednesday approved raising the minimum wage to $10.10 Democratic Gov. Dannel P. The $10.10 in San Francisco. by 2016.

Connecticut-East Carolina Preview Capsule

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Connecticut (1-5, 0-3 American Athletic Conference) at No. 18 East Carolina (5-1, 2-0), 7 p.m. ESPNU

Connecticut governor urges NC companies to relocate, cites inclusiveness

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Malloy is urging North Carolina businesses to move to Connecticut in response to a new law that critics have called discriminatory Dannel P.

Connecticut court to hear appeal in Newtown shooting case

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AP) — The Connecticut Supreme Court has agreed to hear the appeal of Newtown families whose wrongful death lawsuit against the maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre was dismissed HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)

Connecticut court: Law doesn't bar cigarette cancer lawsuits

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — The Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled that lawsuits against cigarette manufacturers aren't prohibited by an exemption in liability law, bolstering the case of a Connecticut smHARTFORD, Conn. (AP)

Ohio jabs Connecticut in Wright brothers dispute

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio's fight to defend the legacy of the Wright brothers soared forward Tuesday in a unanimous vote to repudiate Connecticut's claim that another aviator beat them as first in flight

Man sentenced for selling stolen jewelry from Connecticut

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — A New York man has been sentenced to prison for selling jewelry that was stolen from a home in Connecticut NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP)

East Carolina beats Central Connecticut St. 74-59

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Michel-Ofik Nzege did not miss, scoring 18 points to lead East Carolina to a 74-59 victory over Central Connecticut State on Sunday GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP)

Connecticut governor bars state travel to North Carolina

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AP) — Connecticut Gov. HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Dannel P. Malloy is banning state-funded travel to North Carolina in response to a new law there that he and other critics have called discriminatory to members

October 18, CT: HBS Panel on VC in Connecticut

David Teten

I’ll be a panelist at a HBS Club of Connecticut/HBS Angels Venture Capital in Connecticut Panel Discussion and Cocktail Reception on October 18.

Connecticut police find 'mobile meth lab,' make arrests

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Connecticut State Police say they arrested a North Carolina man and a teenage girl after discovering what appeared to be a "mobile meth lab.& VERNON, Conn. (AP)

No. 2 Connecticut women beat East Carolina 89-38

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2 Connecticut routed East Carolina 89-38 on Wednesday for its 10th straight win GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Breanna Stewart scored 26 points and No.

General Electric Acquires 3D Printing Firms for $1.4 Billion

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The Connecticut-based conglomerate announced the acquisition of two European 3-D printing companies Tuesday

Charlotte man denies 'bomb' in Connecticut airport scare

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

ENFIELD, Connecticut — A North Carolina man denies telling security agents that he said the word "bomb" while going through security at Bradley International Airport

Should You Be Concerned About Apple Watch Privacy?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The Connecticut Attorney General has questions for Apple about its latest gadget

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

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

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

Townsquare Media Meets Third Quarter Profit Forecasts

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Despite decent numbers, shares of the Connecticut media company have fallen 27 percent in since January 1

Hangry in the school caf: Sharing some food is off the table

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

At lunchtime, in Connecticut schools, they come with an asterisk WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) AP) — Those lessons about sharing?

Tips For Running A Bed And Breakfast

Mike Michalowicz

On the most recent episode I was tasked with going into a struggling Bed and Breakfast in Connecticut. MSNBC Your Business To The Rescue.

Where To Find The Most Angels To Fund Your Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

Or does it? Actually numbers and locations are just the beginning. The challenge is to find the right Angel for you, and for your situation. AngelList.

Paid Sick Leave in California: Understanding the Healthy Workplaces, Healthy Families Act of 2014

Early Growth Financial Services

Unlike a similar law in Connecticut, which requires only companies of more than 50 employees to offer paid sick leave, this law affects even the smallest of startups. This guest post is from Kaspars Upmanis, the founder of CAKE HR. Introduction of the Act The law went into effect as of July 1, 2015.

The Founding Fathers Were (Mostly) Entrepreneurs

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

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

Start Here if You are Looking for Angel Investors

Startup Professionals Musings

Or does it? Actually numbers and locations are just the beginning. The challenge is to find the right Angel for you, and for your situation. AngelList.

Don't re-elect SOPA supporters on Tuesday

Nathan Hurst

As elections draw near, remember that it's not just about the President. We'll vote on a number of Congressional seats too. If you haven't take a second to get a quick read on your senator and representative, do that now. For quick reference, if you're in one of these states or districts, please pay extra attention. Notes. Permalink.

How I Turned My Bicycle into a $4.6 Million Business

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

This year, I''m expanding to Connecticut. It all started with a Trek mountain bike. Chang''s and Pinkberry. senior writer Burt Helm.

Why the 'Internet of Things' Nabbed $1 Billion in VC in 2013

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Investor enthusiasm for smart hardware and gadgets is running high, and the time might be right for you to start a business.

The Agony and Ecstasy of Selling My First Company

Feld Thoughts

I learned that they weren’t in New York, but were in Stamford, Connecticut, which I’d never been to. Several years ago, Alex Iskold wrote a great overview of What It Is Like To Sell Your First Company. I thought it was a great description and encourage every entrepreneur who has never been through the sale of a company to read it.

Apogee Buys Campus Televideo

SiliconHills

Apogee, higher education’s largest provider of residential network services, announced Friday it has purchased Campus Televideo of Stamford, Connecticut. The Austin-based company did not report the financial terms of the deal. Campus Televideo, founded in 1984, will now operate as a division of Apogee. Austin Apogee Campus Televideo

4 Ways to Be a Force for Good

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Like many of you, I am still reeling from the events in Connecticut a few weeks ago. It pays forward, so use your power for good. Here's how: 1.

White scores career-high 28 in ECU's win over UConn

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

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Get More Done: 18 Tips for Telecommuters

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Catherine Simms, co-founder of Stamford, Connecticut-based pet accessories company Whiner & Diner , also avoids drop-in visitors. "I

Book Review: Why We Get Fat

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

Colon cancer is ten times more common in rural Connecticut than in Nigeria. Bring your appetite, you’re told—come hungry. How would you do it?

Feb. 28, Stamford, CT: HBS Event on Angel Investing 101 – Best Practices

David Teten

Angel investing Connecticut HBS Alumni AngelsI hope you can join us 6:30 pm EST, February 28th in Stamford, CT for a HBS Alumni Angels event on Angel Investing 101 – Best Practices. Click here to make a reservation. Speakers: - Bob Dahl, HBS Alumni Angel, formerly head of Global Healthcare for the Carlyle Group. moms). 8:30 Networking.

Doctors ask court to reinstate Newtown gun maker lawsuit

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — A group of doctors who treated mass shooting victims is asking the Connecticut Supreme Court to reinstate a lawsuit against the maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)