Entrepreneurial

5 reasons to join a startup after graduating

By Guest Contributor
June 6, 2011

– Eric Stromberg joined Hunch in 2010 and works primarily on business development. Prior to Hunch, Eric worked as a summer analyst in Goldman Sachs’ Sales and Trading Division. Eric received a BA, magna cum laude, in history from Duke University. This article originally appeared on his blog. The views expressed are his own. –

Exclusive: Fewer small businesses shopping for credit: PayNet

June 6, 2011

When the financial crisis hit, panicked small businesses were scrambling to find credit. Nearly three years later it’s a much different story.

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Are we living through another tech bubble?

By Kevin O'Connor
June 3, 2011

By Kevin O'Connor

The views expressed are his own.

Yesterday’s announcement that Groupon is planning an IPO has accelerated the view (at least in some quarters) that we are living through a second tech bubble, fueled by social media companies.

Shaquille O’Neal’s retirement assists startup

By Guest Contributor
June 3, 2011

– Connie Loizos is a contributor to PE Hub, a Thomson Reuters publication. This story originally appeared here. –

Wrongful termination law: Avoiding a lawsuit

By Guest Contributor
June 3, 2011

– Cynthia Hsu is a contributor to FindLaw’s Free Enterprise blog. FindLaw is a Thomson Reuters publication. This article originally appeared here. –

NEA seeks seed stage deals

By Guest Contributor
June 2, 2011

– Alastair Goldfisher is the Editor-in-Charge at the Venture Capital Journal, a Thomson Reuters publication. This article originally appeared on PE Hub. –

Hearty 2011 seen for restaurateurs

June 1, 2011

This year the restaurant industry is poised to put up its best numbers in four years, buoyed by an increase of roughly 2 million jobs since the depths of the recession and improved household income.

As startups ponder the secondary market, more seem to make private info public

By Guest Contributor
May 30, 2011

– Mark Boslet is a contributor for PE Hub, a Thomson Reuters publication. This article originally appeared here. –

Small business credit cards not protected by CARD Act

By Guest Contributor
May 27, 2011

– Robin Enos is a contributor to FindLaw’s Free Enterprise blog. FindLaw is a Thomson Reuters publication. This article originally appeared here. –

Big banks see slow recovery for small business

May 27, 2011

Marc Bernstein’s response to reports of loan facilitators advising small business clients to avoid big banks: “It’s simply bad information.”