Entrepreneurial

Eight up-and-coming VCs worth knowing

By Guest Contributor
April 12, 2011

– Mark Boslet is a senior editor for the Venture Capital Journal, a Thomson Reuters publication. This article appeared on PE Hub. –

10 things every entrepreneur needs to try

April 5, 2011

– Neil Patel is a serial entrepreneur who blogs about business at Quick Sprout and is the co-founder of KISSmetrics. This article originally appeared here. The views expressed are his own. –

Pre-money valuations rose in 2010: report

By Guest Contributor
March 30, 2011

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

6 tips for startups to take advantage of the recovery

By Guest Contributor
March 30, 2011

– Chris Lynch is vice president of economic development at the Irvine Chamber of Commerce. The views expressed are his own. –

Treasury hosts conference to help startups find capital

March 22, 2011

Continuing its push to provide small companies with resources necessary for growth, the Obama Administration on Tuesday is hosting an all-day conference in Washington designed to decode the difficult process of raising capital.

Into the future with the Kairos Society

February 25, 2011

Kairos Summit 2010 85This weekend a horde of entrepreneurs and business leaders will lay siege to New York’s financial district as part of the Kairos Global Summit.

10 small business tax mistakes that will cost you

By Guest Contributor
February 15, 2011

Donna Fenn has more than 20 years experience writing about entrepreneurship and small business trends. She is the author of “Upstarts: How Gen Y Entrepreneurs are Rocking the World of Business and 8 Ways You Can Profit From Their Success“. This article originally appeared on BNET. The views expressed are her own. –

Business tips from “The Demon” Gene Simmons

February 10, 2011

Gene Simmons – rocker, reality TV star and self-styled marketing genius – may be the shrewdest businessman to have donned face makeup and six-inch heels.

Selling pickaxes during a gold rush

February 7, 2011

– Chris Dixon is co-founder of Hunch and founder of Founder Collective, and an investor in many early-stage companies like Skype and Foursquare. Previously he co-founded Siteadvisor, which was acquired by McAfee. This blog originally appeared on cdixon.org. The views expressed are his own. –

Venture capitalists are not your friends

By Guest Contributor
February 4, 2011

– Steve Blank is a teacher, writer, and serial entrepreneur. He teaches at Stanford University, U.C. Berkeley’s Haas Business School and at Columbia. He is the author of “The Four Steps to the Epiphany” and “Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost”. This article originally appeared on www.steveblank.com. The views expressed are his own. –