Over at the 500 Hats blog, Dave McClure writes that Failure is hardly the worst thing that can happen to you in Silicon Valley. To all of us who strive for unlikely outcomes, it is this dual challenge of consistent and regular outperformance which is our real nightmare. In fact, […]
In this video, Fadzli Anuar from New Era Strategic Thinking discusses tips for Startup success. The best people always want to work for the best company. This does not translate into the best paying company. We are now in the age of Gen-Y and this group does not go for […]
In this video from the Russian tvTechnopark program, Entrepreneur David Yan from ABBYY and others discuss their experience starting companies.
In this video episode of This Week in Startups, Rafe Needleman and Robert Scoble discuss the entrepreneurial highlights in 2012.
Over at GigaOM, Stacey Higginbotham writes that ARM-based server Startup Calxeda is finding success in the storage market. As the market for scale out computing, storage and networking changes the demands made on IT equipment, Calxeda and others are seeing an opportunity that may have begun in servers and the […]
In this video, Andy Bechtolsheim discusses founding Sun, risk, and how to decide when to pursue a startup opportunity. He also tells the story behind being the first to invest in Google.
Over at the Cloudability Blog, Doug Gould writes that about the many reasons that working at a Startup is so different than your typical first job. Startups need talented people, not specific job titles. This means that you can approach a startup you think is doing something amazing and sell […]
In this video from This Week in Startups, X Prize founder Peter Diamandis some of the world’s biggest challenges including illiteracy, cancer, alzheimer’s, and renewable energy. Peter explains the roots of his fascination with space and breaks down the requirements for acceptance into his Singularity University. A number of exponentially […]
In this video, Secondmarket Chief Strategy Officer Jeremy Smith discusses angel investing and partnering up with AngelList.
Over at ABC News, Ross Rubin writes that while Kickstarter simply facilitates the raising of cash to fund Startup efforts, all you need with Quirky is an idea and $10 for a filing fee. If an idea is lucky enough to be picked by the community and pass Quirky’s approval […]