For a lot of startups, raising VC capital is essential. They can’t grow fast enough, attract the right talent and spend much on marketing and sales without raising money. However, there’s a certain type of startups that should consider not raising at all, especially post-seed stage. If you’re a startup with a way to profitability, […]
I used to go to a lot of startup events. You know the ones that have speakers who talk about their startups and share some of their best practices and things that they’ve learned along the way. I even took a lot of notes, hoping to use some of them later. I thought that if […]
I go to a lot of meetups here in the Bay area and one of the questions that I hear quite often is “How to come up with a business idea?”. It happens really often when you go to a meetup where most people have full time jobs, but want to start their own business […]
Babson just announced that its MBA Program is ranked No. 1 in Entrepreneurship for the 20th Consecutive Year. I think it’s amazing how they picked up their niche and totally crushed it leaving ‘elite’ colleges like Harvard, Stanford and MIT behind. In my mind, this is very entrepreneurial approach. I’m very proud to be a […]
I love this quote: First and foremost, a start-up puts you on an emotional rollercoaster unlike anything you have ever experienced. You flip rapidly from day-to-day – one where you are euphorically convinced you are going to own the world, to a day in which doom seems only weeks away and you feel completely ruined, […]
This is absolutely one of my favorite videos created by the guys from Grasshopper (Babson alumni). Everybody who needs some inspiration should watch this.
Yesterday I read a post on TechCrunch that Walmart bought ‘Social Calendar’. In most cases I ignore this kind of news, but this one was particularly interesting for me. The thing is that several years ago I was working at a small company and we built the same application. Yes, I mean exactly the same. […]
I’m sure a lot of people know what this picture is about 🙂