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What Mattered in 2012: Kevin Winston, Digital LA

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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?

10 Startup Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Superheroes

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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

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

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LawKick: A Modern Way To Find Legal Help

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Michael Chasin: LawKick.com 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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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.

FundaGeek Looks To Help Researchers Find Crowdfunding

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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>>.

Angel Investing Trends for 2012

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in Texas, “If the [entrepreneur's] equation has too many unknowns, then we are not comfortable investing.” FOXBusiness. Wrong.

How This Entrepreneur Raised $28,000 Using Airbnb to Fund Her Startup

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She actually IS the prototypical entrepreneur. But Tracy did what entrepreneurs do. She’s a painter and a self-proclaimed Bohemian.

Five Trick Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Answer Before Asking For Money

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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

Ryan Blair, HashtagOne: From Gang Member, To Entrepreneur, To Anti-VC

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Ryan Blair: As you know, I sold ViSalus back in 2012, but ended up buying it back in 2014, and then we sold the company to a public company. want to invest in entrepreneurs that have the capacity to be number one at whatever they are doing, and do it within our skill base, which is direct-to-consumer. It's all about leverage. Thanks!

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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

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

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Entrepreneur's Brilliant Companies List Pinpoint SoCal Startups

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READ MORE>>. brilliant companies nimble parkme quarterly beachmint dollarshaveclub chromatik startup

San Diego Entrepreneur's Milk Jug Of The Future Gets Backing Of GE

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chicceo softare smart milk entrepreneur diegoPhoto courtesy BigStock ). READ MORE>>.

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

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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?

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” 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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What Mattered in 2012: Howard Marks, StartEngine

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2012 has been a remarkably interesting year in terms of developments in technology. What was the biggest news for you/your firm this year?

Nine Startup Tips From Michael Dell

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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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Interview with Sean Broihier, Fine Art America

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Sean Broihier: We are an online art marketplace, and help living artists and photographers sell prints of their artwork. customers? online.

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.

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 Amplify.la

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.”.

Interview with Steve Jillings, TeleSign

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2011 was an incredibly huge year for us, and 2012 will be the same way. Steve Jillings: We have really big stuff coming in 2012.

Interview with Andy Steuer, Punchcard

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Last week, Pasadena-based Punchcard (www.punchcard.com) launched its mobile apps, which help local retailers provide rewards to loyal customers.

How To Become a VC

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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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How DinnerDate.com Takes Online Dating Offline, with Andrew Connell

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We wanted to use the Internet to make things easy and help create initial connections. What's DinnerDate.com? What's your background? Thanks!

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

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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

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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

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