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One Book Every Entrepreneur Should Own

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” I have long thought about and written about the personal toll that being an entrepreneur places on your life. Entrepreneur Advice

The Entrepreneur Thesis

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They will tell every other entrepreneur in town not to work for you. believe in my bones that entrepreneurs shouldn’t “over raise” capital.

Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Who Are Putting LA on the Map

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Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Who Are Putting LA on the Map. Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Who Are Putting LA on the Map". Follow PandoDaily: Search.

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63 Los Angeles Entrepreneurs To Be Proud Of

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where entrepreneurs share their stories. 63 Los Angeles Entrepreneurs To Be Proud Of By mario on May 2, 2012 in Features , grid. Weekly.

Entrepreneurs Should be Respected, Not Loved

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Zynga and others.  I wrote several of the characteristics when I did the Top 10 (11) Attributes of an Entrepreneur. Companies are the same.

Frank Addantes FounderBlog: Welcome to FounderBlog!

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. ► October (1) New Video!

Frank Addantes FounderBlog: Tear Down Your Firewalls

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. ► October (1) New Video!

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Frank Addantes FounderBlog: We're Not Saving Lives.

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. ► October (1) New Video!

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Frank Addantes FounderBlog: Inventing Stuff, Obviously Impossible?

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. Hire Entrepreneurs!

Frank Addantes FounderBlog: Startup 4.0 – Wireless is the next big thing – hurry!

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. ► October (1) New Video!

Frank Addantes FounderBlog: Startup 1.0: “The Bug Bite” - The Internet Needs a Card Catalogue (I guess that’s a search engine)

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. ► October (1) New Video!

Frank Addantes FounderBlog: Startup 5.0 – I’m just going to chill out for a bit… (OK, for a month…)

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. ► October (1) New Video!

Frank Addantes FounderBlog: Startup 3.0: Internet advertising is good. No, it’s bad. Oh wait… it IS good!

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. ► October (1) New Video!

The Yo-Yo Life of a Tech Entrepreneur – A Cautionary Tale

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TechCrunch ran my article yesterday as a guest post but I wanted to have a copy here for anybody who missed it and for future readers of this blog.

Shutup And Sell: Entrepreneurs Shouldn’t Discuss Religion, Politics Or Sex(ual Orientation)

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Their follow-up album, released in 2006, won five Grammy Awards and eventual sold a respectable 2.3 Stakeholder Responsibility. million units.

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Mr. Chow for 6 Please

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Back in 2006, my company was awarded Services Company of the Year by the Technology Council of Southern California. The bill came and I paid it.

Interview with Sean Broihier, Fine Art America

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building Fine Art America in 2006 as a part time project, and launched the web site in 2007. customers? from photographers and artists. online.

Why You Should Put Yourself Out There and Try New Products

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In 2006 I started using Facebook and most of my friends & colleagues thought I was strange. In 2011 I started using Instagram. love it.

Interview: Thorsten von Eicken of RightScale

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Towards the end of 2006 I realized that EC2 was transformative and that people needed help understanding it as well as tools to work it.

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When Does Venture Debt Make Sense For Your Startup? - The Other Green Money

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As Fred points out, many entrepreneurs hear the word “debt” and promptly run the other direction. Go ahead, I will wait…. welcome back. million.

Map of VC Investments

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Friday, March 9, 2007 Map of VC Investments Found this Map of 2006 VC Investments post. and Ph.D.

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One Weird Trick to Build a Personal Brand

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know it will be hard for you to believe in 2015 but in 2006 Palo Alto (where I lived) was kind of dead. Here’s how he did it. Jason M.

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6 Tips for Building Relationships with Journalists

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Robert Scoble interviewed me in 2006 about my startup, Koral. Robert’s article is worth reading. Total waste. 2. They’re human.

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TechZulu Presents: The Annual Startup Forecast

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Brock Pierce is a 10x entrepreneur best known for pioneering the market for digital currency. 28 from 7pm-10pm in Santa Monica. in 2004.

Interview with Clark Benson, Ranker

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Clark Benson: I'm a serial entrepreneur, and have had one prior Internet exit. What's the story behind Ranker? What is the business model here?

As Populist as it May Feel, 98% of VCs Aren’t Dumb

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Great VCs create the fabric of their success by backing the best entrepreneurs they have access to and then helping them to lean on the scales.

Time is the Enemy of All Deals

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This is a reminder for all entrepreneurs to remember to be careful about “deal drift.”. Let me start with a story. Yes, this was stupid.

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Los Angeles Fast 500 Winners Announced

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The highest ranking firms on the overall Technology Fast 500 from the area were Santa Barbara-based FastSpring , a developer of software e-commerce tools headed by Dan Engel , which was ranked at number 13 nationally with 17,468% revenue growth from 2006 to 2010. Editor's note: socalTECH was a sponsor of this event.).

How Nils Forsblom Is Reinventing Himself In Mobile With TenFarms

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then went back to Europe to create a company called Fruugo, which was a big startup back in the day, in 2006 in Europe. What happened there?

Want to Know How VC’s Calculate Valuation Differently from Founders?

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And for some strange reason entrepreneurs didn’t share this information. Those were the dog days of entrepreneurship. turned them down.

Some Thoughts on Branding Startups and Communities

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Like they truly understood entrepreneurs. Not versus every other VC but versus many. I was a former entrepreneur. I had run 2 companies.

Frank Addantes FounderBlog: FounderBlog’s 1 Year Anniversary! A BIG THANK YOU to 3,500 entrepreneurs in 50+ countries

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. ► October (1) New Video!

Vizio and the Story of the Sleeping Giant

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Over 600 people came to this event to listen share and network, including entrepreneurs, VC’s and investors.  The company brought on retailers Circuit City, Sears and Kmart in 2006 followed by mega retailer Walmart in 2007. The keynote speech was delivered by Vizio CEO William Wong and VP & Co-Founder Ken Lowe. Cables. Wall Mounts.

Interview with Robert Flynn, Aggregage

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We successfully built up that firm, and in late 2006 we sold it to Tandberg Television. robert flynn aggregage startup entrepreneur clicker tony karrer interview content publishing aggregation searchIn the quest to own the world of Internet content, there has been a huge amount of focus given to the world of consumer Internet content.

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Mindshare LA Brings the Power of “Play” to Santa Monica

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In 2006, Douglas Campbell started Mindshare LA out of the downtown art colony The Brewery. What is cool that is happening with the ocean?

Frequency Signs Deal With Chinese TV Manufacturer

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Harrison is a serial entrepreneur, and co-founded IFILM, later selling it to Viacom in 2006. Frequency , the developer of mobile, web, smart TV, and other apps which let users find and view online video content, has inked a deal with a Chinese TV manufacturer, the company announced today at CES. READ MORE>>.

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Interview with Marc Averitt and Sharon Stevenson, Okapi Ventures

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In light of the recent success, we sat down with Marc Averitt and Sharon Stevenson to talk about the recent exit, where they are with their fund nowadays, and what advice they have for entrepreneurs. Finally, because we always ask the venture capitalist this: what's your advice to entrepreneurs nowadays? Nice chatting with you today!

Gene Dolgoff's 3D Vision: Using Crowdfunding To Turn the World 3D

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Santa Monica-based Fundable (www.fundable.com) is a newly launched, crowdfunding site which is headed by local entrepreneur Wil Shroter. Thanks!

From Near Death To YouTube Stardom, A Startup Story

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According to Mike, “I got onsite (in) 2006. Performers Are Entrepreneurs. Mike was surprised when I identified him as an entrepreneur.

Are Business Plans Still Necessary?

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remember going to an Under the Radar conference in 2006 in the heat of the Web 2.0 craze.  wares.  portfolios.  RIP 2.0.  Here’s why.