An SEO Crash Course For Entrepreneurs


Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a tool that will attract warm prospects to your website. Use at least one relevant keyword to earn some credit with search engines, but make it natural. Others search engine optimisation search engine optimization SEO by Braden Becker.

Where To Find The Most Angels To Fund Your Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

As an entrepreneur, you simply use their investor search engine to find appropriate investors for your business according to location, industry interest and other relevant criteria.

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Start Here if You are Looking for Angel Investors

Startup Professionals Musings

As an entrepreneur, you simply use their investor search engine to find appropriate investors for your business according to location, industry interest and other relevant criteria.

The National Science Foundation Innovation Corps – What America Does Best

Steve Blank

63 scientists and engineers in 21 teams made ~ 2,000 customer calls in 10 weeks , turning laboratory ideas into formidable startups. He wanted to fly out to Stanford and sit in the Lean LaunchPad class about to start in the engineering school.

Can’t Decide What Business to Start? No Problem, We’ll Tell You

Up and Running

For example, Arizona currently ranks 2nd in the US for eating disorders among youths, and Middletown, Connecticut just cut funding for the student arrests prevention program. Every month over 1 million people visit Bplans.

Who's Hiring the Most College Grads?

Inc Startups

and Bridgeport, Connecticut--each with 49% percent of job openings seeking bachelor’s degrees or higher. “And they tend to employ workers with software skills, with engineering training, and math and physics-type of training.”

Lessons From Porsche's Customer-Service Fail

Inc Startups

If I asked, "Which luxury-car company most recently extinguished a big engine-fire problem?" Porsche simply told drivers to stop driving, and that it would replace the engine. Here''s what happens when a luxury-goods company ignores a customer''s valid and stunning complaints.

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Crowdfunding? Rule No. 1: Bare Your Soul

Inc Startups

But Day, who founded the business in Stamford, Connecticut, in 2008, doesn''t plan to hit up banks, VCs, or angels. Long-awaited SEC rules clarify how entrepreneurs will one day raise money on crowdfunding portals. The process starts with disclosure. Lots of it.

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A Love Story: Start-ups & Ultimate Frisbee

Inc Startups

Founders, engineers, and designers have wrested control of Ultimate Frisbee from jocks and made it their own. About 15 entrepreneurs, engineers, and interactive designers got together Thursday evening to network.

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

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Using Negative Keywords To Attract Highly Qualified Customers


DuckDuckGo is a great search engine in general, and one of the things it does very well is provide definition and disambiguation for as many terms as possible. Connecticut Cheese Challenge. It’s said an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

1M/1M Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Ownership Matters


An incubatee with Indian Angel Network, Anirudh Motwani from New Delhi, India, discussed IndiaCollegeSearch , a vertical search engine to address the problem of finding detailed information about various colleges and institutions in India.

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Seth Sternberg – Meebo

Both Sides of the Table

He grew up in Connecticut attended Yale undergrad and worked for IBM after graduation doing M&A, strategy and venture capital. Although both parents are educators, his father a professor and his mother the Commissioner of Education in Connecticut, they did not teach him business.

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. She has a master's degree in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Green Button Initiative: Great Start, More to Do

Secret Formula

Nearly every app focused on energy consumption has this need; I hear pitch after pitch from start-ups who have to address it by burning resources to reverse-engineer the same utility bills. tl;dr: Data about energy consumption = good!


Skype Reacts To Skype 5 For Mac Feedback


Perhaps one of the best posts on this so far has been by Lukas Mathis, a software engineer and a user interface designer. Skype has for the first time reacted to the public fury regarding their new Skype 5 update for the Mac.

7 Things You Need to Know Today

Inc Startups

Another Kind of March Madness Bracket The University of Connecticut may have won the annual NCAA basketball tournament, but it''s Comcast who won Consumerist''s 4th Annual Worst Company in America Tournament, narrowly defeating Monsanto in the finals.

The Rise of the Robotic Workforce

Inc Startups

Brilliant young robotics engineers were already on his team and making great progress. For starters, it is at the absolute bleeding edge of one of the most daunting challenges facing scientists and engineers for centuries: how to endow machines with human capabilities.

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

Business of Software Blog

So, one from your industry is a company based in Connecticut called FactSet Systems and they started in the 1970s with literally selling documents they called the FactSet to institutional buyers with financial information.’ Speaker 9: Who’s the engineer?

Event Recap: Bricks and Mortar's Big E-Commerce Opportunity

Inc Startups

Terrence Kellemen of Dynomighty , based in Brooklyn's Dumbo, and New York based Gotham Dream Cars CEO, Noah Lehmann-Haupt shared two amazing success stories with the business owners of the New York-New Jersey-Connecticut community.

Growth & Arrogance vs. The Power of a Customer Centric Culture | Art Papas, Bullhorn | BoS USA 2015

Business of Software Blog

Clearly they wanted me to be a software engineer. So we said all right, let’s do that with software engineers too not just sales people or customer service. So Leslie, I ended up going down to Stanford, Connecticut, spending 2 days with her. From growth arrogance to customer-centric culture Art Papas, CEO, Bullhorn.

The Commodity-Pricing Trap

Inc Startups

—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. Her partner, for example, could use his tech skills to spruce up the business's website or boost its search-engine rankings. Norm Brodsky advises on how to avoid the race to the bottom. Dear Norm, My partner and I have a business that rents photo booths for weddings, parties, and corporate events.

Fly High

Steve Blank

Todd Branchflower was one of my Lean LaunchPad students entrepreneurial enough to convince the Air Force send him to Stanford to get his graduate engineering degree. Fast-forward three years and Todd is now Captain Todd Branchflower , teaching electrical engineering at the Air Force Academy.

From Nothing To Something. How To Get There.

The best composition is probably one engineer whose passion lies in the pixels on the screen and another engineer whose passion is making bits fly really fast through servers. the author is not an engineer but he seems to get that Kaeljia This couldn’t have come at a better time… I’m about to step into that small business selfemployment arena. is it really that the only people who can build great startups are engineers?

Finding Your Co-Founders

If you’re a business major – go check out the Engineering Society’s monthly meeting. One’s a PM and the other’s an engineer. 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. If so, shoot me an intro email at A little about me: - Degree in computer engineering w/ management science option - Built several web 2.0

Taxes and Whine in Silicon Valley

Mark Birch

Some of the biggest Wall Street firms received significant tax breaks to stay in downtown NYC after the events of September 11 as well as years previous in order to prevent flight to the surrounding suburbs of New Jersey and Connecticut.

Professional Marketplaces - the vc in me. - Typepad

the vc in me

« New College Degree: Marketing Engineering | Main. Air Quality Control is saving lives in Colorado,Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut by installing radon gas mitigation, remediation, and abatement systems. the vc in me. Welcome! This blog broadcasts my thoughts on sectors of interest in my role as a venture capitalist as well as other ideas or tidbits on the business of entrepreneurship.

the vc in me.: Generational Disruption in Media

the vc in me

Engineering - (engineering company,engineering consultant). And also, if you look at Yahoo statistics, they are still a very popular web site with young people - their Yahoo Answers for example, combined with their avatars, is full of young people - they are just not perceived as a great engineering company by the adults so Wall Street has them pinned down in a negative light. It's not so much about age as it is about technology and good engineering.

12 Questions: Meet Pamela Harvey (USA)

crowdSPRING Blog

When the buyer set up his/her website with the new logo created on cS, the search engines kept taking people to that design in my portfolio. In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community.