Strategy

You Will Be A Terrible Entrepreneur At Least Once

[credit provider=”statigr.am/nicoleamodio” url=”http://statigr.am/p/277025271835668841_16171163″] So there have been times that I’ve been a really sucky entrepreneur.  Our first company, OpenVote, was a web 2.0 company that built Facebook apps. For years, I’ve said that it failed with all the other web 2.0 apps of the time, but really that’s just a […]
You Will Be A Terrible Entrepreneur At Least Once
Tech

A Bunch Of Students Think They Have Found The Next Mark Zuckerberg

[credit provider=”Danshipper/Twitter”] A few months ago, early stage VC firm First Round Capital announced a new ploy to find the next Mark Zuckerberg. It threw $500,000 into an initiative called The Dorm Room Fund (DRF) and gathered eleven student investors at Drexel and UPenn. The students could make $10 – […]
A Bunch Of Students Think They Have Found The Next Mark Zuckerberg
Tech

Desperate Investors Are Harassing Startups

[credit provider=”Jason Freedman via Twitter”] Jason Freedman has gone through the startup accelerator program, Y Combinator, twice.In 2009 he launched FlightCaster, a site that predicts flight delays.
Desperate Investors Are Harassing Startups