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How To Become An Entrepreneur: Visit Corporate America (Just Don’t Stay)
Jun27

How To Become An Entrepreneur: Visit Corporate America (Just Don’t Stay)

Most aspiring entrepreneurs shudder at the idea of being stuck in a cubicle at MegaCorp, endlessly pounding away at a spreadsheet or putting together a PowerPoint that may never see the light of day. When I talk to folks who have just graduated and are thinking…

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Block Party Nextdoor! ($21.6M In Funding) Startup CEO Nirav Tolia On Creating Better Neighborhoods
Feb27

Block Party Nextdoor! ($21.6M In Funding) Startup CEO Nirav Tolia On Creating Better Neighborhoods

Partnering with more than 90 city governments and police departments in the fight against local crime. Securing $21.6M in funding. Expanding into 8,075 neighborhoods across all 50 states, doubling reach in six months. This is the story of real startup superheroes. Since visiting with us just a short while…

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Behance – From Bootstrapping To $6.5 Million

Founded in 2006 and launched less than a year later, online platform Behance recently announced that it will be receiving its first round of outside funding. Led by Union Square Ventures, this $6.5 million includes notable investors such as Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos (from his own personal investment fund), Dave Tisch, Chris Dixon, Yves Behar, Alexis Ohanian, Garrett Camp,  Dave Morin, and Dave McClure.     Bootstrapping Behance...

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Premu Delivers The Social Coupon

I love good deals. I just don’t have the patience to find them. Like me, the founders of Premu were dissatisfied with existing online sites designed for the bargain hunter. Too many of the wrong deals to sift through, too much fine print to scrutinize. Premu works with a Facebook account, allowing users to find a wide variety of online coupons. Share deals with family or friends and you’ll also have the chance to win contests and...

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