Entrepreneurial

LinkedIn expands promotional features for businesses

October 13, 2011

The online networking site, which more than a year began ago letting companies create their own profiles, last week expanded features within Company Pages that allow businesses to build and sustain their own followings in the professional community.

Silicon Valley recruiter on tech hiring frenzy: “Everyone’s desperate”

June 8, 2011

Robert Greene, the founder and CEO of Silicon Valley-based GreeneSearch Inc, specializes in recruiting hands-on talent for technology-focused companies, primarily startups. He provided his perspective on the current boom in technology hiring.

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. –

An entrepreneur takes on LinkedIn – and Facebook

By Guest Contributor
May 9, 2011

The Facebook logo is displayed on a computer screen in Brussels April 21, 2010. REUTERS/Thierry Roge

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All about the plastic: Swipely follows Blippy into social shopping

May 11, 2010

What do you get when you combine shopping and social media?

The answer, it seems, is the latest craze among tech investors.

On Tuesday, Swipely announced $7.5 million in Series A funding and the launch of a service that publishes info about person’s credit card purchases to groups of friends.