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10 Startup Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Superheroes


To this end, Jason and his DocStoc team have created a compelling online course entitled, 21 Critical Lessons for Entrepreneurs.

A Serial Entrepreneur’s Guide To Uncovering Awesome Startup Ideas


Seth is a design-oriented entrepreneur, with little desire to document details. Entrepreneur Videofree weekly Infochachkie articles!

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Entrepreneur’s Don’t Think Enough. Here’s What You Can Do About It …

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Now, I’m pretty on the record that being an entrepreneur is about being great at The Do. Entrepreneur AdvicePitches. Intros. Think.

Why Startup Entrepreneurs Need to Communicate More Like George Bush Than Al Gore

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Most Silicon Valley tech entrepreneurs I know are more like Al Gore. Entrepreneur AdviceThis article originally appeared on TechCrunch.

7 Business Mistakes Serial Entrepreneurs Never Make (Twice)


As an entrepreneur, I helped create companies which achieved two IPOs and two trade sales totaling $385 million. Grant Exclusivity.

What Mattered in 2012: Kevin Winston, Digital LA


This past year 2012 was all about forming teams, picking players, and choosing uniforms. What was the biggest news for you/your firm this year?

Five Trick Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Answer Before Asking For Money


However, certain questions can be tricky for an entrepreneur to answer. Question 1: What will your exit look like? The Best Policy, Redux.

Women 2.0 Conference 2012 | For The Men Who Missed It

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Just like the sky scraping investment banks of Wall Street, the technology industry tends to be a sausage party. So when I heard about Women 2.0

LawKick: A Modern Way To Find Legal Help


Michael Chasin: is essentially a marketplace that makes it easier than ever to find legal help. But, how do you start? READ MORE>>.

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Entrepreneurshit. The Blog Post on What It’s Really Like.

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It’s what life was like as an entrepreneur. And so it goes again. I’ve been on the road much of 2012 and part of 2011. Beers.

Nine Startup Tips From Walt Disney


As Seth Epstein makes clear in this talk , entrepreneurs constantly experience breakdowns, followed by breakthroughs. They relish learning.

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Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Who Are Putting LA on the Map

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Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Who Are Putting LA on the Map. In 2012, ShoeDazzle jumped from 3 to 13 million members. Comment help.

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Some Quick Sage Advice for Young Employees Early in Their Careers

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Most bosses are too busy to put in the real effort to help you. How can I best help you? Entrepreneur AdviceHope you enjoy. **.

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.

The Truth About Convertible Debt at Startups and The Hidden Terms You Didn’t Understand

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standard entrepreneur retort I heard back then (2008-09) was “I don’t know what my company is worth now. Entrepreneur Advice

Eight Startup Tips From Mark Zuckerberg


Ignorance is not bliss in business, but it does allow entrepreneurs to face the unknown with a measure of confidence. Be smart.

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The Valuable Unsung Heroes of Startups

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But a couple of people replied with responses of such lack of comprehension that I thought it was worth expanding on for first-time entrepreneurs.

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TechStar Co-Founder @BFeld: Are We Experiencing A Startup Accelerator Bubble?


” Brad went on to address the issue of a diluted entrepreneur talent pool and its potential impact on the efficacy of new accelerators.

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Nine Startup Tips From Michael Dell


According to a January 2012 article in Forbes Magazine , nearly 16% of the 400 most affluent Americans do not have a college degree. Degree?

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FundaGeek Looks To Help Researchers Find Crowdfunding


Are you a scientific researcher, looking to help fund one of your research projects using crowdfunding? FundaGeek , the crowdsourcing site led by Dan Gutierrez, has launched a new portal site it says is specifically aimed at helping those researchers use the crowdfunding craze to address their research areas. READ MORE>>.

Amplify’s Guide to Crafting a Pitch Deck | Entrepreneur Resources

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It can help focus the product’s strategy and future direction of the business. Entrepreneurship Featured Startup Accelerator

Is Going for Rapid Growth Always Good? Aren’t Startups So Much More?

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And so do entrepreneurs who are quick to pivot to new businesses or to sell in an acquihire. It’s been high tide since 2009 so an entire batch of entrepreneurs don’t know what low tide even looks like. And the “stay lean” argument isn’t only good for entrepreneurs, it can be good for VCs, too.

CoFoundersLab Matches Entrepreneurs Scientifically

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The reason I am doing this is because this is the way I can have the biggest impact on helping entrepreneurship become more successful.”.

How To Become a VC


One the most frequent questions asked of me by entrepreneurs is, "How can I become a Venture Capitalist?" Microscopic Industry. Share and Enjoy.

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It’s Morning in Venture Capital

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The movie, “The Social Network” might have had more of an impact on creating future entrepreneurs than any other event of the past 5 years.

Startup Tips From College Dropouts: Zuckerberg, Jobs, Gates, Dell, Ellison, Branson and Disney


HIGHEST DEGREE OBTAINED BY AMERICA'S 400 RICHEST PEOPLE Source: Forbes Magazine, Jan 2012. Entrepreneurs are misfits. Shocking?

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Connecting with People and High Level Communication (A TechCrunch Disrupt 2012 Experience)

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We all know him as @gapingvoid, and his inspiring artwork that is well-respected and loved by many entrepreneurs. Every conference is different.

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Here’s How You Get A VC To Pull Out Their Checkbook


Entrepreneurs routinely seek my advice regarding their executive summaries. Business Plans are dead. work well. Opportunity. The Company.

What Makes a Successful Startup Community? Is it Possible to Build One Where You Live?

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will be ordering several copies for leaders in LA and will be helping to host Brad’s visit to our community later this year. Think again.

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How Much Information Should you Give VCs for Due Diligence?

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have seen some entrepreneurs go into first meetings willing to share almost anything about their company. The First Meeting. What did he do?

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How to Develop Your Fund Raising Strategy

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raised money as an entrepreneur, like you, in 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003 and 2005 for two different companies. Raising money is hard. Call high.

6 Steps To Raising Venture Capital – Hint: Preparation Matters More Than Your Pitch


The same should be true of an entrepreneur who is attempting to secure money from sophisticated investors. wish that was true. It’s not.”

Citrix’s CEO Mark Templeton: Personal And Professional Success Secrets


He then went on to identify four approaches entrepreneurs can take to enhance their chances of achieving success. 1. billion. It's a strategy.

Never Negotiate Piecemeal. Here’s Why

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And no life is more of a constant negotiation than that of an entrepreneur. His lawyerly training has helped him become an excellent negotiator.

CO The Domain for Getting Business Done

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Dot CO is setting out to help change all that. During this years 2012 SXSW the team behind the.CO you had domain?

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Web Second, Mobile First

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It’s fun social entertainment that without words helps me feel connected to people that I’m close to or whom I want to follow.

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Should You Really Sit on Other Boards When You’re a Startup Founder?

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Entrepreneur AdviceSo I was intrigued by Brad’s post. You should read the post in its entirety – it’s a great learning piece.

Indianapolis is the “It Place” to Start a Startup?

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Being an entrepreneur is about making a commitment no matter how painfully difficult it is to keep it. image EPA/Andrew Gombert. Amazing.

What The Heck Does “Traction” Really Mean To A VC?


Nearly every entrepreneur has heard the refrain, "Get back to me when you have some traction,” while seeking funding. Triangle Of Evidence.

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Some Thoughts on Branding Startups and Communities

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Home of JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratory), which helps put rockets into space. Like they truly understood entrepreneurs. LA should be LA.”