Mini MBA For Free – Thanks TVC!

I spent yesterday morning with about 30 other entrepreneurs, learning about some real-world legal, HR, and funding issues that startups typically face. The program was one of six that Technology Ventures Corporation (TVC) puts on in rotation. The program is free, and they even include a decent continental breakfast! Interestingly, TVC is funded by Lockheed […]
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Entrepreneurs, Managers, and You

One of the podcasts that I enjoy is The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders lecture series from Stanford. The speakers tend to be smart, insightful, and inspiring. This morning I listened to the show from February 7th, which featured Reid Hoffman, the founder of LinkedIn. Reid really grasps the differences between being an entrepreneur and being a […]
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The Soul of an Entrepreneur

Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur yourself or just an entrevoyeur, there’s much to be gleaned from the musings of a distinguished group of business adventurers over at My Way, The Entrepreneur Collective, which aggregates feeds from a dozen individual entrepreneurs’ blogs.  Blogging here are some really superb and entertaining folk, including Tom Evslin, whose post […]
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SCORE!

I spent yesterday working on the business plan for The Technical Management Institute. It’s mostly there (like 20 pages worth), except for the financials. Even though we are not looking for financing, I think it makes sense to put a couple of days into building projected: balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements, and a […]
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