startups

Goodbye VCs, It's Been a Pleasure

by: Sigurd Rinde

New ventures, start ups, whatever you call them are unique and extremely important to us all: Every company, every commercial value-adder, the core of wealth creation, started up once. And it would be safe to assume that much of the shareholder's wealth is created in the early growth phase.

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The Art of Raising Venture Capital

by: Guy Kawasaki

These videos are my recent attempt to explain the art of raising venture capital. They are part of the Montgomery & Hansen online learning site and conference. For example, to learn about financing agreements and the term-sheet process, click here.

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Wildly Agile Business

by: Sigurd Rinde

(The great web 2.0 bear trap thingie)

Great times for start-ups indeed.

Use low cost and easy to use web apps and communication tools and all you need is a laptop and money for a cup of coffee at Starbucks... (OK, add some for a muffin or two to survive ;)

Cool. Interesting times etc.

But - one laptop and money for a muffin, start-up threshold approaching zero - that translates to a new and wildly agile business world!

And it has just started.

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Ambitions and Lightbulbs

by: Sigurd Rinde

Just back from LesBlogs 2.0 (funny how fast the iterations are, six months to 3.0?) - thank you Loic and everybody else!

When listening to what the gentlemen VCs/angels said, one thing struck me:

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No Ownership, No Accountability - Wikis, Collaboration Software, Social Media, Enterprise 2.0 and How Not to Get Things Done.

by: Sigurd Rinde

The buzz around Enterprise 2.0 / Office 2.0 is palpable, one conference after the other with $ 50 k stands offering yet-another-wiki-version trying to snag the enterprise CTO/CIO.

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Web 2.0 Entrepreneurs! This is the time

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Eight Deadly Sins of Web 2.0 Start-ups

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Founders at Work

by: Guy Kawasaki

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Ten Questions With Michael Raynor

By: Guy Kawasaki

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Startups, ditch your business plan!

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