In Santa Fe We Wish We Had The Boulder Problems!

Feld Thoughts

I love Santa Fe and I love New Mexico. I have chosen Colorado as the place where I want to focus the next chapter of my startup life because of its similarities to New Mexico but with the benefit of a rich and diverse tech economy. Since approximately July of 2014 I have been spending half of my time getting to know people in Colorado and half of my time in New Mexico where I work and where my family is currently based.

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To Infinity and Beyond: How Entrepreneurism is Making Space Tourism Viable

YoungUpstarts

Several hundred years later, Phoenician entrepreneurs did so on the open seas, leveraging their superior nautical skill to establish profitable new trade relationships with previously unknown parts of the world – including West Africa and England.

This Week’s Trip to Santa Fe

Feld Thoughts

I’m looking forward to meeting some entrepreneurial folks from New Mexico in advance of a food and art orgy in Santa Fe over the weekend. Amy and I love Santa Fe. We need a long weekend after the past few weeks so we’ve decided to hop in the batmobile and drive as fast as we can down I-25 to Santa Fe.

4 Things To Know About Buying A Company Car

YoungUpstarts

Even if you have poor credit, there are options for getting a car loan, so it can be a tempting move for a new business owner. The tax benefits will be adjusted based on the old vehicle rather than the new one.

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Episode 77: Transitioning from Check-by-Check to Profitability with Keith Fear

Mike Michalowicz

Additionally, he owns World Balloon in Albuquerque, the company that introduced balloon rides to Albuquerque 41 years ago, Pueblo Balloons in Taos, New Mexico which flies in the spectacular Rio Grande Gorge daily, and finally Verde Valley Balloons in beautiful Cottonwood Arizona, south of Sedona.

Boulder Shouldn’t Municipalize Its Energy Utility System

Feld Thoughts

A municipal utility may be able to provide electricity that is cheaper or about as affordable as our current utility offers – or the city may waste millions of dollars trying, just as communities in Florida , California , and New Mexico have done recently. If you are a citizen who is concerned about the city’s new budget, please reach out to city council and ask them what else we could be doing with so much money.

Stephanie Spong – Venture Capital Executive Interview

Startup Professionals Musings

Her experience includes helping startups for many years, and board positions on the Rocky Mountain and New Mexico Venture Capital Associations, New Mexico Angels, as well as several startups.

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Startup Lessons Learned

New Hampshire: Portsmouth New Mexico: Albuquerque New York: Brooklyn Ithaca Manhattan North Carolina: Asheville Charlotte Durham Ohio: Athens Cincinnati, The Brandery, 1141 Vine St. One of the most important things we do with The Lean Startup Conference is make a livestream of the plenary talks available for free to groups around the world, supporting entrepreneurship communities everywhere.

8 Reasons Business Plans Fail That No One Wants to Talk About

Up and Running

To avoid this, smart businesses are using “user-driven development” (UDD) to build new businesses. For example, if the company needs to purchase new office equipment every three years, then the discounted value of those expenses should be included in the forecasted financial projections.

Are You Hiding Behind Your Business Name?

YoungUpstarts

Some states, such as Alabama, Kansas, New Mexico and Tennessee for example, don’t require you to register a DBA at all. by Stan Huser, founder of SunDocumentFilings. Are you hiding behind your website?

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Tim Berry – The California Tour Edition

Up and Running

We’d been without power for more than two hours, and, according to what we learned via mobile phones and iPads and such — there was no wireless, because there was no power — the power was out for at least 50 miles to the north, maybe 100 miles to the south, and all the way to New Mexico to the east.

5 Things to Consider When Opening a Car Dealership

Up and Running

You must also consider other aspects such as your local market, whether to offer new and/or used cars, what startup expenses you will be facing, and how to develop a solid business plan. billion of sales for all new-vehicle dealerships.

Balloon Wars

Steve Blank

They were huge, 400 feet high, made possible because the then new material called polyethylene. They placed aerial reconnaissance cameras on the balloons and ran a series of test programs (code names of GOPHER, MOBY DICK, GRANDSON and GRAYBACK) launching 640 balloons from New Mexico, Montana, the West Coast, Missouri and Georgia. These balloons would carry a new reconnaissance camera, built by the Boston University Physical Research Lab. In the 1950’s the U.S.

Weekend Favs February Eleven

Duct Tape Marketing

I captured this gem at a cafe on the Colorado, New Mexico border. Weekend Favs February Eleven This content from: Duct Tape Marketing. My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week.

Episode 82: Permission to be Profitable with Jen Sincero

Mike Michalowicz

Jen Sincero is a NY Times Bestselling author, speaker and success coach who has helped countless people transform their personal and professional lives via her public appearances, coaching seminars, online courses and, most recently, her New York Times Bestselling book, You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life (Running Press, 2013). Jen currently lives in New Mexico, and can be found on the web at JenSincero.Com.

2012 Valuation Survey of Angel Groups

Gust

New York Angels. New Mexico Angels. In 2011, we noted that the pre-money valuation of pre-revenue deals funded by angel groups in Silicon Valley, Boston and New York was higher than most other regions of the country. In 2012 seven of the eight groups from California, Boston and New York were above the median of all groups. New Zealand’s life science sector startups were funded at a pre-money valuation of US$3.25, almost identical to the North American median.

The Power of “In Person” – Why Distributed Teams are Less Effective

Both Sides of the Table

If you have the core of your team together but a few key developers live in Oregon, Ohio or New Mexico and don’t want to move to a big, expensive city I’m fine with that but make it a small minority.

NMSU NSF I Corps Team Pivots from Bullet Proof Backpacks to Improved Helmets #concussion #NSF #ICORPS

Campus Entrepreneurship

Nice story from New Mexico State University highlighting its participation in the NSF Innovation Corps — “Researcher teams with student” reads the headline.

2011 Valuation Survey of North American Angel Groups

Gust

During the summer of 2010, I developed a workshop, A New ACEF Valuation Workshop for Angels and Entrepreneurs. New Mexico Angels. 2) Competition for deals in regions, such as Silicon Valley, New York City and Boston, has resulted in higher and, in many cases, rising valuation. b) New York (2 groups) – $2.9

Smells Like Money: The Business of Waste Management

Up and Running

His new customers were ready for the change. Plastic packaging on new electronics. percent every year since the new millennium. “Now, all of my sales reps are going to have iPads with them and new app programs.

ATI Names Bioscience Director

Austin Startup

as the new director of the ATI-Bioscience Incubator. a life-sciences tools company focused on RNA applications, to start up Ambion Diagnostics, a new strategic business unit to focus on clinical applications. Before joining Ambion, she headed new assay development as part of the founding team of Cenetron Diagnostics, Ltd., The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) announced today that Cindy R. WalkerPeach, Ph.D

The One Thing You Still Can't Live Without

Growthink Blog

New Mexico. And in the dynamic technology landscape of "new water," American entrepreneurs are leading the way. P.S. To survive in the new economic world order, it is imperative to focus on businesses that have strong, blended public and private sector revenue models. Interestingly, this one thing is something you can't live without. At least not for long. And how you use it, pay for it, and access it is going to change.

The One Thing You Can't Live Without

Growthink Blog

New Mexico. And in the dynamic technology landscape of " new water ," American entrepreneurs are leading the way. So sign up right away to attend via the link below: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/969965723 Best regards, and look forward to connecting. -- Jay Turo CEO Growthink, Inc P.S. To survive in the new economic world order, it is imperative to focus on businesses that have strong, blended public and private sector revenue models.

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

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Loading… New York. New York. Find New $LINKTEXTFIND$ » smaller. The 20-year venture capitalist is an "angel" investor in Mr. Dreymanns new start-up, Mowingo Inc., And companies that didnt survive might have closed their doors for reasons other than failure, for example, getting acquired or the founders moving on to new projects. Opinion: Noonan: The Romney Campaign Needs a New CEO. Romney Offers New Tax Details 1586 comments. New York.

Web Analytics Segmentation: Do Or Die, There Is No Try!

Occam's Razor

The achingly tiny percent of time that the Analyst does segmentation it seems to stop at New vs. Returning Visitors! Yes new visitors and returning visitors are segments. Because new and returning are still two big indefinable globs! My love for segmentation as the primary (only?)

Top Social Media Measurement and Tracking Tools

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Venture Capital in the Rockies Winter 2010 Unveils Promising Growth Companies Ahead of Conference

VC Adventure

The VCIR Winter 2010 conference will be held at the Park Hyatt in Beaver Creek, Colorado, February 23-25, showcasing early-growth companies from Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. Companies from Colorado represent the majority of presenters and constitute all of the clean technology and new energy companies participating in the conference.

Venture Capital in the Rockies Winter 2010 Unveils Promising Growth Companies Ahead of Conference

VC Adventure

The VCIR Winter 2010 conference will be held at the Park Hyatt in Beaver Creek, Colorado, February 23-25, showcasing early-growth companies from Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. Companies from Colorado represent the majority of presenters and constitute all of the clean technology and new energy companies participating in the conference.

Responses: Santa Fe Friends + Cali Friends + +

Scalable Startup

New Mexico is a weak startup location – missing many parts and move too slowly. As someone who still hangs on to her LA area code, I love your new city and consider it still “my city” even though after seven or eight years here, I have to admit I’m not living there anymore. I wish you all the possible best in your new environs and really do hope to stay in touch. Responses to my Santa Fe Friends + Cali Friends + + letter. In chronological order.

Startup Lessons for the Proto-Founder

www.metamorphblog.com

The old man’s a depression baby with brown skin born fatherless in the new mexico desert. The old man’s a depression baby with brown skin born fatherless in the new mexico desert. Build a new feature and keep moving! Build a new feature and keep moving! link] Matt Mireles Well, the beauty of a blog is that u get to create a little community and interact with new people and build a genuine personal brand.