Entrepreneurial

Why startups should embrace conflict

December 21, 2010

— 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” and writes the blog “Seeing Both Sides“. 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. —

10 tips for securing angel or venture funding

By Guest Contributor
December 1, 2010

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

Don’t celebrate until the cash is in the bank

November 30, 2010

— Mark Suster is a partner at Los Angeles-based venture capital firm GRP Partners. This article originally appeared on his blog “Both Sides of the Table”. —

The entrepreneurial stress test

November 23, 2010

— Neil Patel is a serial entrepreneur that blogs about business at Quick Sprout and is the co-founder of KISSmetrics. The views expressed are his own. —

How to deliver a killer elevator pitch

By Guest Contributor
November 22, 2010

— The following article originally appeared on Under30CEO.com. The views expressed are their own. —

TechStars’ founder predicts accelerator implosion

November 18, 2010

Less than two months from launching its New York program, TechStars co-founder David Cohen is already anticipating a critical mass being achieved in the startup-mentoring space within the next five years.

Invest in lines, not dots

November 18, 2010

— Mark Suster is a former serial entrepreneur and a partner at Los Angeles-based venture capital firm GRP Partners. This article originally appeared on his blog “Both Sides of the Table”. The views expressed are his own. —

Timing your startup

November 17, 2010

— 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. —

Can VCs be value investors?

October 8, 2010

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