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What Makes an Entrepreneur? Four Letters: JFDI

Both Sides of the Table

You are constantly faced with decisions and there is always incomplete information.  This paralyzes most people.  Not you. Making Things Happen.

How to (re) Approach People (Advice on the Eve of LeWeb)

Both Sides of the Table

Business Etiquette Tips for dealing with VCs and Corporates at Conferences. Even better than the conference hall is the after party.

3 Sales Tips for Startups – Creating a Burning Platform

Both Sides of the Table

Their goal is to get you to appear in person at city roadshows that they run or to come to their annual Dreamforce conference.  Why Buy Mine?

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Good Judgment Comes with Experience, But Experience Comes from Bad Judgment

Both Sides of the Table

This is part of my Startup Advice series of posts. There is a folklore in Silicon Valley that you should fund first-time entrepreneurs. 

What Makes an Entrepreneur? (1/11) – Tenacity

Both Sides of the Table

He was having his first ever conference and people from the who’s who of VC firms in Silicon Valley would be attending.  Yeah, right. 

140 meetup in LA with Jeff Pulver of 140conf

Eric Greenspan

Please add me on Facebook if you wish to be involved and message me. My email addy is on FB as well.

Data Mining Conference 2009

SoCal Tech Calendar

Sunday, August 23, 2009 -- Data Mining Conference 2009. Salford Systems' Data Mining Conference 2009. See [link] (more

LA Ruby Conference 2009

SoCal Tech Calendar

Saturday, April 4, 2009 -- Los Angeles Ruby Conference 2009 - a conference for those interested in ruby either professionally or as a hobby. See [link] (more

Launch to the Moon 2010, MIW style!

Eric Greenspan

snack at our desks…or in the conference room! It was an amazing day! The team was energized. No offense to those that wear jorts, just stop now.

Social Networking Addiction Bears Fruit

Eric Greenspan

About a month ago, I met @lewishowes at the Perfect Pitch conference in LA. have vanity urls setup at just about every site on the web. Yahoo!

Social Networking Addiction Bears Fruit FAST

Eric Greenspan

About a month ago, I met @lewishowes at the Perfect Pitch conference in LA. have vanity urls setup at just about every site on the web. Yahoo!

Don’t drink your own Kool-Aid (surviving TC50)

Both Sides of the Table

They got us invited to the Fortune CEO conference in Paris held at Versailles. This is part of my ongoing series “Start-up Lessons”. Yours.

Should Founders Be Allowed to Take Money off the Table?

Both Sides of the Table

The company did well in 2006 as we delivered a phenomenal product that got much industry acclaim at conferences and with initial customers. This is part of my ongoing series “ Start Up Advice &# but I’d really like to call this post, “VC Advice.&#. Only then are you truly aligned. Let me start with a couple of stories.

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Once Upon a Time in Jorts

Eric Greenspan

snack at our desks…or in the conference room! There were 50+ Minis parked in a row , that was cool! It was an amazing day. shared a few.

Developing a Marketing Communications Strategy

Cliff Allen on Marketing

Conferences and trade shows. The marketing communications function (commonly called "marcom") has many communications tools available. Web site.

The Perfect Pitch 2009

SoCal Tech Calendar

Monday, October 26, 2009 -- The Perfect Pitch 2009. See [link] (more

Choose Your VC Investor Carefully

Both Sides of the Table

They work for a prestigious firm, have sat on big boards, went to HBS and speak at lots of conferences. There are many great VCs. Seagulls.

BIOCOM's 2009 DeviceFest

SoCal Tech Calendar

Thursday, May 7, 2009 -- BIOCOM's 2009 DeviceFest promises to provide thought provoking panel discussions and case studies focusing on Inspiring Innovation, Overcoming Adversity and What's Next? The Future of Innovation. See [link].

PDMA International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Wednesday, November 4, 2009 -- PDMA International Conference. See [link] (more

PDMA International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Tuesday, November 3, 2009 -- PDMA International Conference. See [link] (more

PDMA International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Monday, November 2, 2009 -- PDMA International Conference. See [link] (more

PDMA International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Sunday, November 1, 2009 -- PDMA International Conference. See [link] (more

PDMA International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Saturday, October 31, 2009 -- PDMA International Conference. See [link] (more

PDMA Annual International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Wednesday, November 4, 2009 -- PDMA's 33rd Annual International Conference. Conference for the Product Development and Management Association. See [link] (more

PDMA Annual International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Tuesday, November 3, 2009 -- PDMA's 33rd Annual International Conference. Conference for the Product Development and Management Association. See [link] (more

PDMA Annual International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Monday, November 2, 2009 -- PDMA's 33rd Annual International Conference. Conference for the Product Development and Management Association. See [link] (more

PDMA Annual International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Sunday, November 1, 2009 -- PDMA's 33rd Annual International Conference. Conference for the Product Development and Management Association. See [link] (more

PDMA Annual International Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Saturday, October 31, 2009 -- PDMA's 33rd Annual International Conference. Conference for the Product Development and Management Association. See [link] (more

SoCalBio Investor/Partnership Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Thursday, September 17, 2009 -- SoCalBio Investor/Partnership Conference. See [link] (more

Los Angeles CEOs - LABJ 2009 Awards

Jason Nazar

The Los Angeles Business Journal is hosting its 2009 award ceremony for the Most Admired CEOs in Los Angeles.  The Awards Ceremony will be joined by a half day conference to be held at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel on October 7th, 20009.  Los Angeles Business Journal 2009 Most Admired CEO Awards

TechZulu's Best Of 2009

Tech Zulu Event

The Best of 2009: Interviews: Interview with Microsoft's First Blogger: Don Box. CellFrog Announces Embeddable Conference Calling.

Growth Capital Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Thursday, October 22, 2009 -- Growth Capital Conference. Network with capital sources, advisors, deal makers and 50 entrepreneurs seeking capital and counsel. See [link] (more

2009 Coming To A Close, 2010 Just Around The Corner!

Tech Zulu Event

From local Los Angeles tech events to worldwide conferences and expos.  BIL is an un-conference for people changing the world in big ways.

Growth Capital Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Thursday, January 29, 2009 -- Growth Capital Conference. Network with capital sources, advisors, deal makers and 50 entrepreneurs seeking capital and counsel. See [link].

Red Herring Global 2009

SoCal Tech Calendar

Thursday, January 14, 2010 -- Red Herring Global 2009. This is the third annual global conference in Red Herring history to commemorate the Top 100 worldwide influential companies. In addition to the distinguished speakers, the conference will provide an ideal networking platform for companies to cultivate global partnerships.

Red Herring Global 2009

SoCal Tech Calendar

Wednesday, January 13, 2010 -- Red Herring Global 2009. This is the third annual global conference in Red Herring history to commemorate the Top 100 worldwide influential companies. In addition to the distinguished speakers, the conference will provide an ideal networking platform for companies to cultivate global partnerships.

Red Herring Global 2009

SoCal Tech Calendar

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 -- Red Herring Global 2009. This is the third annual global conference in Red Herring history to commemorate the Top 100 worldwide influential companies. In addition to the distinguished speakers, the conference will provide an ideal networking platform for companies to cultivate global partnerships.

Growth Capital Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Thursday, July 30, 2009 -- Growth Capital Conference. Network with capital sources, advisors, deal makers and 50 entrepreneurs seeking capital and counsel. DEAL DISPLAY tm showcases attractive firms needing growth capital. View products, videos, on-line demos. See [link] (more

Running a Startup without Losing Your Family

Alon Schwartz

We don’t even notice it we just end up in front of the TV or with friends or at the gym or at another conference which cuts the family side of the triangle. Prefix. This post is for everyone, married, singles, with children and without. tried to focus on a few, non common, lessons I’ve learned along the way. starting Point. Ready? Balance.

Running a Startup without Losing Your Family

Alon Schwartz

We don’t even notice it we just end up in front of the TV or with friends or at the gym or at another conference which cuts the family side of the triangle. Prefix. This post is for everyone, married, singles, with children and without. tried to focus on a few, non common, lessons I’ve learned along the way. starting Point. Ready? Balance.