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e-Fest 2019 Finalists Announced from 'Very Strong Field' of Teams e-Fest 2019 Finalists Announced from 'Very Strong Field' of Teams
  Nearly two dozen entrepreneurship judges had three weeks and a mission this year:  Review over one hundred video pitch submissions and slide decks and determine the 25 teams to invite to Read More... Read More...
Category: Commentary
Author: James Beal
Startup Founders: You Can't Get Back Family Time Startup Founders: You Can't Get Back Family Time
Steve Blank has had a celebrated career as serial entrepreneur and founder of the Lean Startup movement, which for the first time gave startups a methodology for success. Best known as the Father of Read More... Read More...
Category: Commentary
Why You Should Have a Lawyer on Your Startup Board Why You Should Have a Lawyer on Your Startup Board
In 1979, Personal Software began selling Visicalc, the first personal computer spreadsheet. Visicalc was so compelling, people bought Apple II computers just so they could use Visicalc, making it the Read More... Read More...
Category: Commentary
Author: Dustin Slade
The 3 Skills That Build Confidence in Entrepreneurial Women The 3 Skills That Build Confidence in Entrepreneurial Women
Nearly two centuries ago, Barbe-Nicole Ponsardin Clicquot, of the now-venerable Veuve Clicquot champagne company, found herself widowed at age 27 with a small child. With little experience and lots Read More... Read More...
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Tavern Has the Recipe for Appeal and Profitability
The restaurant industry is among the riskiest, with sometimes perilous finances and a high failure rate.  But in Bristol, Rhode Island, bustling DeWolf Tavern has mastered the art of building a Read More...
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9 Ideas to Strengthen Your Venture in 2019 9 Ideas to Strengthen Your Venture in 2019
The end of the year is traditionally a time for reflection and for setting goals to make the next year better. For people who run a startup or small business or who are thinking of launching one, Read More... Read More...
Category: Commentary
Author: James Beal
From Entitlement to Contribution
When a father, absent during the day, returns home at six, his children receive only his temperament, not his teaching. -- Robert Bly A client told me once that all a family member needed to come Read More...
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Helping Women Entrepreneurs Succeed: What's Needed Now Helping Women Entrepreneurs Succeed: What's Needed Now
The number of successful women entrepreneurs is growing, but much more needs to be done to support them now and prepare future generations of women leaders. In this second part of a two-part Read More... Read More...
Category: Commentary
Breaking Norms to Get Ahead: Do Women Entrepreneurs Need a Dash of Psychopathy? Breaking Norms to Get Ahead: Do Women Entrepreneurs Need a Dash of Psychopathy?
A 2016 University of Alabama Study concluded that women with a benign touch of psychopathy (callousness, ability to put aside emotions to do a tough job, not afraid to buck gender norms) are more Read More... Read More...
Category: Commentary
Trust Me: I'm a Salesman
Entrepreneurs must believe in their products or services deeply enough to explain their worth to potential customers or clients. For most, this means learning to sell for the very first time -- an Read More...
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