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Twitter Co-Founder Ev Williams Deserves More Credit For The Company’s Success

Investor Bijan Sabet, a general partner at Spark Capital, explains how Twitter co-founder and former CEO Ev Williams positioned the company for success in the early days. Click for sound. <div>Please enable Javascript to watch this video</div> Produced by Kamelia Angelova, Alana Kakoyiannis and Will Wei
Twitter Co-Founder Ev Williams Deserves More Credit For The Company’s Success
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The Worst Thing Entrepreneurs Can Do When Pitching To Investors

One of the most interesting pieces of advice from investors to entrepreneurs at Startup 2013 came from Kevin Colleran, a venture partner at General Catalyst Partners and a former Facebook employee. Watch below the stern words of wisdom he has for startups that overpromise and underdeliver. Click for sound. <div>Please […]
The Worst Thing Entrepreneurs Can Do When Pitching To Investors
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The Biggest Mistake Young Startups Make When Testing Their Products

Abby Covert is an information architect who consults brands on user experience. During a presentation at Startup 2013 last week, Covert pointed out a key mistake eager, young entrepreneurs make when asking users to test their products. Click for sound. <div>Please enable Javascript to watch this video</div> Produced by Kamelia […]
The Biggest Mistake Young Startups Make When Testing Their Products
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Here’s Why You Should Always Invest In Your Friends’ Startups

Kevin Colleran, a venture partner at General Catalyst Partners, missed out on investing in car service company Uber, even though one of his friends was chairman of the startup. Watch Colleran, who was also an early Facebook employee, share his rules about investing in startups founded by friends at a […]
Here’s Why You Should Always Invest In Your Friends’ Startups
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How Investors React When You Tell Them You’re Building An App To ‘Bang Friends’

Colin Hodge, founder of “Bang With Friends,” now relaunched as “Down,” and Alexandra Chong, founder of women-only men rating app Lulu, talk about what it’s like to manage controversial sex apps during a panel at Business Insider‘s Startup 2013. Click for sound. <div>Please enable Javascript to watch this video</div> Produced […]
How Investors React When You Tell Them You’re Building An App To ‘Bang Friends’