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Streamlining The Sports Recruiting Process with FieldLevel

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Brenton Sullivan: What we are is a private social network and platform for coaches to connect with each other, to exchange information on athletes.

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Some great coaches are younger than you are.

Berkonomics

But most of all, I had to gain acceptance as “one of us” in an environment where my CEO coaching and my money did not count.

Online Training, Coaching and Instruction

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Thursday, November 17, 2011 -- Online Training, Coaching and Instruction. LA Web Ventures.Several members of the group have an exciting startup project involving computer assisted instruction. Come and participate in a group brainstorm where you can share your ideas to shape this product and even join the team (they're recruiting).

DFJ, Pasadena Angels lead $1.4M funding in Edufii

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Other participants in the funding round include the Gideon Hixon Fund, Tech Coast Angels, SLO Seed Ventures and coaching industry private investors including Tiger Woods’ first coach Rudy Duran. DFJ Frontier and Pasadena Angels have led a $1.4 million Series A funding in Edufii Inc., the social/mobile platform for skill development.

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Register For A Free CEOFlow Coaching Session

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Know any CEOs feeling overwhelmed while juggling life, employees and the world? More enjoyment of your business and your daily work. How To Apply.

Find an outside confidant, a CEO coach.

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Having an experienced coach, usually acting informally and not for any kind of pay, is a safety valve for a CEO that cannot be understated when in times of great stress. Sometimes that coach is a member of the board willing to listen and make suggestions off the record. 

Edufii Scores $1.4M For Athletic Training App

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The funding was led by DFJ Frontier and the Pasadena Angels, and also included Gideon Hixon Fund, Tech Coast Angels, SLO Seed Ventures, along with Rudy Duran, who was the first coach for Tiger Woods. Edufii''s app lets coaches, teachers, and athletes capture and annotate training and coaching sessions. READ MORE>>.

rhubarb studios Raises $1 Million in Financing to Accelerate Growth

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rhubarb studios is constantly recruiting engineers, UX designers and product managers to work on multidisciplinary teams creating innovative companies.

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Takehollywood Links With Mobli

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Takehollywood offers up a large library of videos where actors, acting coaches, agents, casting directors, directors, and producers provide their advice on a wide range of areas. takehollywood mobli short form video acting instruction coach hollywood actor teaching mobile sharing READ MORE>>.

The Importance of Teams and Why the Best Leaders Cultivate Them

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Increasingly I find myself engaging executive coaches at companies an trying to help executive teams get 360 degree feedback. The best leaders I know encourage coaches to come in and are willing to listen to feedback about themselves. But they also take on issues in science, technology and management. Is she feeling motivated?

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A Teachable Moment on Race

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Breaking: 76-year-old white football coach doesn’t see the atrocities going on in this country. Would we be having the conversation?

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How To Apply For A Free CEOFlow Coaching Session (Five Available)

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Know any CEOs feeling overwhelmed while juggling life, employees and the world? More enjoyment of your business and your daily work. How To Apply.

An experienced coach has seen your movie before.

Berkonomics

               Business coaches come in all sizes and shapes.  How do you pay a coach?  If the coach is also a significantly large investor such as a VC fund, the board member-coach will offer a limited amount of time outside of board work at no extra cost, all for the good of the investment.  Email readers continue here.]

Fandango Launches Original Video Effort

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The company said its original video series will be made for Fandango, spearheaded by new Fandango Chief Correspondent Dave Karger. READ MORE>>.

How To Apply For A Free CEOFlow Coaching Session (Five Available)

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Know any women CEOs juggling life, business and the world? More enjoyment of your business and your daily work. How To Apply. What are your revenues?

The Valuable Unsung Heroes of Startups

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And speaking of coaching, if you haven’t read Googled by Ken Auletta you should. EXECUTIVE COACHES. He often calls me on weekends.

Practice Entrepreneurship With A Purpose – Before You Start A Company

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Get A Coach. Like athletes, entrepreneurs benefit greatly from a coach, in the form of a caring mentor. Practice With A Purpose. Unknown.

Arivale Brings Gene Sequencing Driven Wellness To Los Angeles

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The startup combines whole genome sequencing and other diagnostic tests, along with data analysis software, and provides counselor-driven, health coaching services aimed at long-term health and wellness of its clients. Arivale raised $36M in 2015 from Maveron, ARCH Venture Partners and Polaris Partners. READ MORE>>.

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ResumeBucket Nears 1 Million Users

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The firm said that it will be awarding a prize to celebrate its millionth user, as part of a celebration of the milestone, including a new suit or professional outfit, a feature of the user's resume on its frontpage, an interviewing coaching session with Hekman, and more. READ MORE>>.

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FieldLevel Launches Matching Algorithm For Sports Recruiting

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Can a software algorithm help student athletes and coaches connect better? The firm has been looking to bring a combination of algorithms and social networking among coaches to better match up athletes and teams, as an alternative to recruiting services. READ MORE>>. fieldlevel algorithm sports recruiting baseball college

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Omkar Kulkarni On The Cedar Sinai-Techstars Health Accelerator

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It's hard to get that kind of rapid feedback, guidance, coaching, and mentoring in such a short period of time elsewhere. Thanks, and good luck!

Omkar Kulkarni On The Cedars-Sinai, Techstars Health Accelerator

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It's hard to get that kind of rapid feedback, guidance, coaching, and mentoring in such a short period of time elsewhere. Thanks, and good luck!

17hats Finds $4M To Build Tools For Solo Entrepreneurs

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The company is targeting such solopreneurs as photographers, developers, interior designers, business coaches, event planners, bookkeepers, consultants and others. Pasadena-based 17hats , a startup that develops business management software aimed specifically at solo entrepreneurs (solopreneurs), has raised $4M in a Series A funding.

Cameron Kashani Launches COACCEL, The Human Accelerator

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Self Acceleration goes beyond coaching, its approach is more powerful, and not available otherwise. What is a Human Accelerator? have a voice.

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iChange Acquired By Herbalife

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iChange, which was headed by Stu MacFarlane, will be used by Herbalife's independent distributors to provide wellness coaching to clients. El Segundo-based iChange , the operator of an online community focused on lifestyle changes, weight loss, and nutrition, has been acquired by Herbalife , according to investor Momentum Venture Management.

Venture Capital is About Human Capital

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After a decade on the job I’ve started to speak more openly when newer industry colleagues now ask me what I’ve learned. Nothing fancier.

Understanding the Politics of Tech Startups

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It’s why I called out the importance of “executive coaches” in this post. You know, no b t.” Foursquare? Twitter?

Livestrong.com Trumpets Apps Milestone

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The firm said that 10,000 people have quite smoking using its MyQuit Coach application, a smartphone app to help users quit smoking; and, the firm said it is making its LIVESTRONG.COM Calorie Tracker app free for Windows phones. READ MORE>>. demandmedia content fitness health smoking wireless mobile smartphone livestrong

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Fastpoint Games Acquired By Weplay

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Weplay offers up an online social site aimed at coaches, parents, and players of youth sports. Santa Monica-based Fastpoint Games , the developer of virtual fantasy sports games which was headed by Kelly Perdew, has been sold to Los Angeles-based WePlay , Weplay announced Monday. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.

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The Most Thoughtful Human Story of the Election I’ve Read

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he coached me and my 3 siblings in basketball and soccer and more. I received this email from a friend. It’s from a startup founder.

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Insights and Opinions: New Grads, Save Yourself and Start A Company

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What do you do if you're a new grad, and are still finding it tough to find a job in technology? The genie was out of the bottle. More.). READ MORE>>.

CLU Boots Up New Startup Center

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In an effort to bolster startups and entrepreneurs in the San Fernando, East Ventura and Santa Clarita Valleys, a group has just started a new Center for Entrepreneurship and Growth , which will provide training, coaching, consulting, and other resources for local entrepreneurs. READ MORE>>.

What I Would Look for When Choosing a VC – Knowing What I Know Now?

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think of VCs as coaches. Picking a VC is hard. You don’t really have much to go on to decide who would make a good fit. Of partner? Smart?

Some Thoughts on Leadership Going into 2016

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And this comes from hours and hours of investing in personal relationships. I’ve spent hours this week reading about the firing of the head coach and personnel manager of the football team I support – The Philadelphia Eagles. This is something I try to coach against. The reality of most startups is about survival. Presence.

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Insights and Opinions: The Odd Couple: Angels and Accelerators

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At a recent accelerator event on the West Side, a friendly young founder told me that he had been coached by his mentor not to talk to Angel groups.

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The Importance of Realism in Startups

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It’s why I believe startup coaches are so important and I wish I know more great ones. I’ve done a lot of video interviews. Rally.

Blisters and Basketball – How to Boost Excellent Execution in Your Organization

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I admire John Wooden, the legendary UCLA basketball coach. Wooden’s reasoning? Wooden’s emphasis on excellent execution resonates for me.

The Loneliness of Success that Nobody Talks About

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Advisors / Coaches / Mentors. 3. It was a heavy day, for sure. Both films were must watches for artistry. They are essentially the same story.

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Don’t Let Your Startup O.D. On Cash

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For many years after Microsoft became highly successful, its executives (yes, including Mr. Gates) flew coach. Sound counterintuitive? Hardly.

Weplay Signs Denny's Sponsorship Deal In New York

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Weplay provides an online, social media site that helps kids, coaches, parents, and teams share photos, videos, schedules, and more. As part of the effort, they will launch a "Game Days at Denny's" fundraiser to donate a portion of the proceeds from food purchases to those teams. Financial details of the sponsorship deal were not announced.