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Monday, April 21, 2014
Here is an early look at the new crop of highly motivated and ready-to-create-change students in the Startup Institute's Spring Class of 2014.
Entrepreneurship
Monday, April 21, 2014 Michael Greeley - General Partner, Foundation Medical Partners
Earlier this week the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) released the VC Quarterly Fundraising data for 1Q14. The expectation was for this past quarter to be a strong quarter for fundraising, given the (until recently) buoyant public equity markets and strong M&A environment which drove a lot of liquidity back to LP’s.
Funding
Friday, April 18, 2014 VentureFizz
Talent on the Move - April 18, 2014 - Your weekly roll up of who is coming and going within the Boston tech scene!
Talent on the Move
Friday, April 18, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
ABC’s Shark Tank is currently in its 5th season… Most of you entrepreneurs have watched every episode since it began and I’m right there with you. Fortunately for me, I got to take it a step further yesterday thanks to the folks at Workbar.
Entrepreneurship, Profiles
Friday, April 18, 2014 Josh Boyle - Director of Community & Marketing, VentureFizz
VentureFizz strives to be your one-stop shop for the Boston Tech Scene. Our calendar is stockpiled with classes and events for Boston entrepreneurs to learn and network. They all deserve their due, but I want to highlight a few lined up for next week to help you schedule accordingly.
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Ryan E. Thomas - Attorney, Goodwin Procter LLP
Naming a business, designing a logo, writing a company slogan; there are many elements involved in building a company brand, and many of these elements can, and should, be trademarked.
Expert Advice
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Jonathan Steiman - Operations, TalkTo
I built this quick and dirty model to calculate an advertisers' willingness to pay for an ad unit. This framework has come in handy as I think about TalkTo, so I wanted to share it.
Expert Advice
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Matt Douglas - Founder and CEO, Punchbowl.com
Dharmesh Shah recently wrote a blog post about the lessons of entrepreneurship that he wants to teach his son called “12 Things I Want to Teach my Toddler about Work.”  It was a neat post which offered his typically pithy insights, with the twist that it was directed at his three-year-old son.
Lessons Learned
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Jon Frisch - Vice President, T3 Advisors
The T3 Advisors Tech Tenant Report series is a commercial real estate resource for the local Boston-area technology community. Our goal is to empower the community with specific, relevant sub-market data for improved real estate decision-making.
Expert Advice
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Welcome to Vistaprint, a global company with its main North American office located in Lexington, MA. Just 20 minutes from Boston...
Office Tours