Managing Your Startup Board?—?A Short Presentation

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A Short Presentation I was invited to do a keynote presentation at the Khosla Ventures CEO Summit this week in Sausalito. If you filibuster through long presentations then as a board we walk away understanding your company better but you don’t walk away with any real value.

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PopBoardz Aims At Business Presentations

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Hollywood-based PopBoardz , a mobile developer, said today that it has released an app aimed at helping users with their business presentations. popboardz ipad business presentation document

Mobile LAVA Presents: Marketplaces

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019 --.

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AfterNow Launches New Augmented Reality Presentation Tool

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According to AfterNow, it has launched AfterNow Prez , a presentation tool which it says lets anyone create "immersive and compelling presentations". afternow augmented reality presentation software content agency designCulver City-based AfterNow , a design and development agency in the augmented reality area, is jumping into the product world with its own, augmented reality software tool, the company said on Wednesday.

How to Nail a Group Presentation

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Most people suck at presenting to big groups. It’s a shame because the ability to nail these presentations at key conferences can be once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to influence journalists, business partners, potential employees, customers and VCs. You’re presenting.

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The Breakthrough Presentation that Stole the Upfront Summit

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I don’t really want to tell you about his presentation because it was such a masterpiece, so profound & insightful that I’d urge you just to watch it yourself.

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How to Present and Answer Questions in a Team Presentation or VC Pitch

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I sit through a lot of presentations. These range from companies pitching me to portfolio companies presenting at board meetings. Each of these scenarios has a team presenting. Some CEO’s are masters at communicating when team members are present.

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Quick Practical, Tactical Tips for Presentations

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Today’s post is a subtle one about positioning yourself in a presentation. It’s any meeting where you are in a small room and are being called on to present on some form of overhead slides. The worst behaved will literally never be on the slide you’re presenting.

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The Future of Television Presentation

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I will write way more details about this in the coming months but I thought I’d give you a sneak peak at my presentation for today. if there are typos in the presentation don’t bust my chops. I will be giving a speech today on The Future of Television at the PaidContent conference in LA. Future of TV. Feel free to leave comments and we can have a discussion about the topic in the Disqus comments section. (if

SAM Preccelerator Program Presents:

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Thursday, January 26, 2017 -- SAM Preccelerator Program Presents. This session will focus on techniques and ways to network in the VC and Angel Community. We will interact and share best practices on business development and promoting your start-up. See https://www.eventbrite.com/myevent?eid=30678911450. eid=30678911450.

How to Run Better Presentations & Improve Results

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I sit through a lot of presentations. Understand Personality Types – One of the benefits of working for a big company (Accenture) was that we had lots of speakers come in and train us in topics like leadership, creativity, presentations, strategy, etc.

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This Week’s Keynote Presentations

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This Saturday morning I’ll be giving the keynote presentation on “ The Future of Social Networking.&# (unfortunately they didn’t give this event it’s own URL so this link should only work until the day of the event.)

Seismic Finds $4.5M For Presentation Tools

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software reports reporting platform capital venture tools presentation seismic Encinitas-based Seismic announced Thursday that it has raised $4.5M in a Series A funding round, to build out its cloud-based platform for enhancing proposals, sales decks, reports, and other materials. The startup said the funding was led by Sigma West, and will go towards fortifying its team and to expand its product for the financial services and insurance markets. Seismic is led by Douglas Winter.

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Crowdfunding Presentation

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Monday, July 23, 2012 -- Crowdfunding Presentation with Stubbs Alderton and Markiles, LLP. Join us for an indepth presentation on Crowdfunding. This presentation will provide an update on the latest developments in crowdfunding, including: The implications to crowdfunding from the JOBS Act; How small businesses can use crowdfunding to raise funds for their business; Some of the restrictions and potential advantages and pitfalls of crowdfunding.

500 Startups Presents Bitcoinference

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The post 500 Startups Presents Bitcoinference appeared first on TechZulu.

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Linkedin and IBM Watson presentation

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016 -- Linkedin and IBM Watson presentation. AA-ISP. Join local Inside Sales leaders: Scott Tretsky, Ken McAnall and Joshua Pittman on Wednesday, October 19th. The meeting will be held at Oracle's Santa Monica office. Joined by guest speakers: Neil Sahota of IBM to discuss cognitive computing solutions (e.g.

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Experian Buys Medical Present Value

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Costa Mesa-based Experian , the provider of credit information and related services, said today that it has acquired venture-backed Medical Present Value , a provider of revenue cycle management software to physicians. exit software medical health lifescience acqusition merger value present experian

Marketing Presentation from Blue Glass Conference

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I talked about these topics in this presentation. I recently spoke at the Blue Glass conference on the topic of marketing. I’ll write up some thoughts in a blog post format soon. I’ve been spending time looking at marketing conversion metrics at portfolio companies lately. We’ve been testing things like: How do Facebook “Likes” perform relative to FB ads that drive you directly to a web page. How do brand pages convert relative to the Timeline.

Outsite Presents Nomad Stories: Venice

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Thursday, June 22, 2017 -- Join current and aspiring digital nomads at this free Outsite meetup. Listen to Nomad Stories from people who have quit their jobs to embrace the location independent lifestyle, as well as people who are working for leading remote companies. See [link] (more

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The HQ Presents: Collaborative Communication

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Wednesday, July 27, 2016 -- The HQ Presents: Collaborative Communication. Bring Authenticity to Networking and Interviews Join the HQ on Wednesday, July 27th for an interactive, improvisational workshop to improve your interpersonal communication skills at networking events and job interviews.

How to Not Suck at a Group Presentation

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Most people suck at presenting to big groups. It’s a shame because the ability to nail these presentations at key conferences can be once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to influence journalists, business partners, potential employees, customers and VCs.

TZ Presents 2013 Startup Forecast

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The post TZ Presents 2013 Startup Forecast appeared first on TechZulu. TechZulu is excited to invite you to the 2013 Startup and Entrepreneurial Forecast taking place on Thursday Jan. 24 7pm at The ROC in Santa Monica.

Presenting for Profit

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Friday, September 9, 2011 -- Presenting for Profit: Creating Presentations that Persuade, Generate Leads and Close Business! Did your last presentation make a real difference for your company? 33 million business presentations are delivered every business day but most get lost in the noise. SDSIC. Your career?

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How to Handle a VC Presentation with No Deck

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I believe in this so much that, despite my post advising you to be prepared for the *norm* in VC, I wrote a post about a company that came in for a presentation and never even got the slides out or presented a demo. The “Triple Play&# of VC Presentations.

Schmoozd Unveils Startup Presenters

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Los Angeles-based Schmoozd , the startup networking event run by John Diep, said that it has selected twelve startups to present at its upcoming Startup to Startup event Wednesday. The event said that Cravist , SignNow , Paperlinks , BetterWorks , Bevvy.com , Betacandy , CitySourced , NeoHire.com , The VP Contest , keShot , SimpleEvents , and Glass will all show off their services at the event.

TechZulu Presents: The Annual Startup Forecast

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We will also have some of the top companies present that each of the panelist has invested in. The post TechZulu Presents: The Annual Startup Forecast appeared first on TechZulu.

Social Networking (the Shorter Version) Past, Present, Future

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Social Networks: Past, Present & Future. I recently spoke at Caltech at the Caltech / MIT Enterprise Forum on “the future of social networking,&# the 30-minute video is here and the PowerPoint presentation is here on DocStoc ).

TechZulu Presents | 2016 LA Investor Startup Forecast

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The post TechZulu Presents | 2016 LA Investor Startup Forecast appeared first on TechZulu. TechZulu is excited to invite you to the 2016 Startup and Entrepreneur Forecast taking place Thursday, February 11 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Cross Campus in Santa Monica.

Hub101 Hacks Presents: Student Life Startup Competition

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Friday, June 24, 2016 -- Hub101 Hacks Presents: Student Life Startup Competition. Event Description Life as a student can be pretty rough. Think you have the innovativeness to make it more bearable? Then come on out and show us your great idea for the startup to solve every student's problems! See [link] (more

Silicon Beach Networking Happy Hour in Santa Monica (Open Bar + Presentations)

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Come by and enjoy free drinks, presentations, and networking with some of LA's top professionals in startups, tech, online marketing, e-commerce, real estate, finance, blockchain, influencers, and more. Thursday, January 10, 2019 -- Silicon Beach Networking Happy Hour in Santa Monica. See [link] (more

TZ & GR Present REACH | The Wearable Future

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The post TZ & GR Present REACH | The Wearable Future appeared first on TechZulu. What is a wearable? If you said wrist worn pedometer, you’d be correct, but only partially.

Mastering Public Speaking and Presentations

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Thursday, June 21, 2012 -- Mastering Public Speaking and Presentations - Startups Uncensored #27. This month's Startups Uncensored event will be a presentation by comedian Ben Gleib and Jason Nazar, CEO Docstoc on Mastering Public Speaking and Presentations. Join over 500 LA entrepreneurs, investors and techies to learn the very best ways to speak in public and master presentations. In this engaging and entertaining presentation we'll cover: 1.)

My Lousy Presentation Allowed LogMeIn To Eclipse GoToMeeting

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The post My Lousy Presentation Allowed LogMeIn To Eclipse GoToMeeting appeared first on John Greathouse A version of this article previously appeared in Forbes. Last week, LogMeIn completed its merger with the GoTo services previously owned by Citrix (GoToMeeting, GoToWebinar, […].

Wild and West Startup Presentations and Networking at WeWork in Santa Monica

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Thursday, June 21, 2018 -- Wild and West Startup Presentations and Networking at WeWork in Santa Monica. Want to present? Book a presentation ticket and get 5 minutes of stage time to present your company, talent or host a demonstration. Tuesday, June 21st at WeWork in Santa Monica! Come learn more about local startups and meet new people in the Silicon Beach community. Feel free to bring company swag to hand out to guests.

85 Broads presents GILT

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Tuesday, June 19, 2012 -- 85 Broads presents GILT: By Invitation Only. 85 Broads / LA is thrilled to welcome Alexis Maybank, co-founder of the Gilt Groupe and 85 Broads Power Circle member, to Southern California for an exclusive, intimate evening of hors d'oeuvres, VeeV cocktails, networking and QandA/book signing. See [link] (more