Entrepreneurial

A call to arms on the IPO malaise

March 25, 2011

– Jeff Bussgang is a general partner at Flybridge Capital Partners and an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Harvard Business School. He is the author of “Mastering the VC Game”. This article originally appeared on his blog www.seeingbothsides.com. The views expressed are his own. –

Will startup visa boost entrepreneurship?

By Guest Contributor
March 21, 2011

– Stephanie Rabiner is a contributor to FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters publication. This article originally appeared here. –

Realtime search engine Topsy raises $15 million

By Guest Contributor
March 10, 2011

– Alastair Goldfisher is the Editor-in-Chief of the Venture Capital Journal and contributor for PE Hub, both Thomson Reuters publications. This article originally appeared on PE Hub. –

Entrepreneur says youth must create their own jobs

February 18, 2011

When Brown University student Walker Williams had difficulty finding part-time job listings, his response was to launch his own job-search website, Jobzle.com. But a crucial factor in transforming the website from a hobby to a business was the funding it got through startup accelerator Betaspring.

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. –

Can VCs serve the medical device market?

By Guest Contributor
January 27, 2011

– John Lonergan is the managing member of Mach Ventures. This article previously appeared on PE Hub. The views expressed are his own. –

Cloud storage company Cirtas raises $22 million

By Guest Contributor
January 26, 2011

– Alastair Goldfisher is the Editor-in-Charge of the Venture Capital Journal, a Thomson Reuters publication. –

Hot healthcare investing trends for 2011

By Guest Contributor
December 30, 2010

– Dr. David J. Brailer is the chairman for San Francisco-based venture firm Health Evolution Partners and served as the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology under President George W. Bush. The views expressed are his own. –

Grow revenues before seeking VC funding

By Guest Contributor
December 24, 2010

– Russell Rothstein is the founder and CEO of business social networking site SalesSpider. The views expressed are his own. –

Top 5 funding mistakes by entrepreneurs

By Guest Contributor
December 8, 2010

– Adam Hoeksema is the founder and CEO of startup consultancy firm ExecutivePlan. This article appeared on Under30CEO. The views expressed are his own. –