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February, 2013

“Ask forgiveness, not permission”, “How agile should your startup be?”, and “Five Tricks for Remembering Names”

It is a continuous battle for me to balance posting articles that are very techy/geeky and ones that are self-help/motivational. They are both important and fun to read but I do not want to post too much of each extreme. I have included some motivational articles as well as some technical ones for this week. […]

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“A New Way To Think About Analytics”, “How YouTube Went From Startup to the World’s Largest Video-Sharing Site”, and “The Winners of Entrepreneur of 2012″

This week, I found some interesting articles that talk about the successes of startups. I love reading about how Youtube and Twitter are constantly improving. Also, I put in an article highlighting young entrepreneurs including Entrepreneur of 2012: Limor Fried. I hope you like them! Analytics can be frustrating for startups. The article “A New […]

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“The Scaling of Vision”, “Failure Is Not The Worst Outcome, Mediocrity Is”, and “Bryan Silverman on the Advantages and Disadvantages of Starting Up in College”

Hi everyone. I love learning about school’s entrepreneur programs or student entrepreneurs that are successful. Two of these posts deal with students. The other is about Mediocrity in the startup. Hope you like them. I read an article on www.Entrepreneur.com that talked about Stanford’s Entrepreneurship Corner. They offer free videos online. I watched the “The […]

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Three Things Investors Want to Hear in a Pitch

I had the privilege of having Jonathan Sposato visit one of my entrepreneurship classes while I was getting my MBA from the Foster School. It was back when he had sold but one company to Google, in the time since he sold Picnik to Google making him the only person to sell two companies to Google. In a recent […]

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