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Something Ventured: The Founding of the Venture Capital Industry

Feld Thoughts

Last night Amy and I watched the movie Something Ventured: Risk, Reward, and the Original Venture Capitalists. ” If the answer is no, we stop.

7 Startup High Risk Factors That Scare Investors


Image via Flickr by artemuestra. We all know that every startup is risky. No risk means no reward. Historically high failure rate category.

10 Attributes of That Rare Ideal Manager at Work

Startup Professionals Musings

Everyone can recognize a great manager a mile away, so why is it so hard to find one? " Plan and delegate. You are a guide, not a commander.

Dr.Liz Alexander on Co-Authorship

Life Beyond Code

My friend Dr.Liz Alexander recently co-authored a book called Thought Leadership Tweet. Please check it out. Life is all about growth, isn’t it?

3 useful tips to help your early stage startup acquire paying enterprise customers

The Next Web

A lot of noise is being made lately about the trend that venture money is flowing away from consumer startups and flowing into enterprise startups.

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Ten resolutions you should make to be more successful in 2013 #blindpost

Jeff Hilimire

Thanks for the suggestion to blindpost this by this guy and this guy. I figure if two people independently suggest I blindpost something, I better do it. Typically with a blindpost, I copy the title verbatim from another article and, without reading that article, I write it from my perspective. Here are some examples. Focus. And they… 3.

Small Business and Startups: 5 Threats to Your Online Security

crowdSPRING Blog

How often do we read about online security breaches, loss of data, or massive credit card theft? Malicious Code. Stolen or Lost Devices. Phishing.

Web and Mobile Revenue Models

Constantly Learning

I originally saw this posted on HackerNews and wanted to repost it for those who haven't seen it. It's a list of all the current revenue models that exist and examples of companies that use it. I wanted to create a duplicate of the original , just in-case Hackpad ever went away. Advertising. Display Ads - ex. Yahoo! Search Ads - ex. Google. Google.

I Do Not Know What I Want To Do?

Journey of a Serial Entrepreneur

My niece is on her way to college later this year and like most people her age, she has very little idea what she wants to do at or after college.

More New Florence

deal architect

on the innovation blog A geeky Hanukkah! Innovative Business Uses of Technology

Startups and Hollywood Do Not Mix

Mark Birch

First, I want to state that this is not about bashing Hollywood. Nor do I think tech does not have a place in Hollywood.

Imagine That. It’s 2013!


Happy New Year! From what I’ve observed at this point in my life, it seems to me that there really is no telling what awaits around the corner with regards to jobs, kids, health, love, or whatever, so I’ve given up on resolutions for the time being. no fair weather friends or family).


"Yes, Google had made decisions that its competitors didn’t like, but ultimately American law favors."

Mark Birch

“Yes, Google had made decisions that its competitors didn’t like, but ultimately American law favors an improved product over the protection of failed competitors; that is the standard that the FTC is obliged to adhere to. The New Republic (via justin-singer ). tech business competition Google FTC government monopoly

WORSHIP SUNDAY: No One Like You by David Crowder Band - Happy.

Mark Birch

WORSHIP SUNDAY: No One Like You by David Crowder Band - Happy New Year and a joyous first day of worship in 2013! What better way to start off than with the quirky, odd, and incomparably infectious tuneage of David Crowder. But today I present No One Like You from Illuminate. Enjoy and have a wonderfully glorious worship today!