Entrepreneurial

How to “Startup America”

By Guest Contributor
February 23, 2011

– Daniel Isenberg is Professor of Management Practice at Babson Global and founding executive director of the Babson Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Project. Dr. Isenberg has been an entrepreneur, venture capitalist, consultant, and educator, having taught at Harvard, Columbia, Technion, INSEAD, and Reykjavik. –

It’s not a bubble, people; It’s a pyramid scheme

By Guest Contributor
February 17, 2011

– Connie Loizos is a contributor for PE Hub, a Thomson Reuters publication. This article originally appeared on PE Hub. The views expressed are her own. –

Koofers develops virtual study hall

February 16, 2011

Koofers, which refers to itself as a “social learning company,” has developed a platform that creates a virtual study hall for college students.

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. –

Startups – so easy a 12-year-old can do it

By Guest Contributor
February 1, 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. –

Obama should help small business, but not too much

By Guest Contributor
January 31, 2011

P. Griffith Lindell is a veteran business consultant, speaker and author. His newest book is “Struggling With Your Business? Ten Questions to Consider Before Investing A(nother) Dime“. The views expressed are his own. –

Taking the entrepreneurial plunge

January 28, 2011

– Jeff Bussgang is a partner at Flybridge Capital Partners and the author of “Mastering the VC Game” and the blog “Seeing Both Sides“. 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. –

Super angels and the startup bloodletting of 2011

By Guest Contributor
January 25, 2011

– Mark Boslet is a contributor for PE Hub, a Thomson Reuters publication. The views expressed are his own. –