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Startups, pitches, launches and no more sushi

Startups, pitches, launches and no more sushi

Here’s part 2: more of what I learned at Northside Innovation Festival Uh oh. Your pitch is too good Investors told us that incubators and the like have gotten so good at helping startups polish their pitches that they are all becoming indistinguishably great. They…

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How to pitch your startup to a VC

How to pitch your startup to a VC

In a recent excellent panel, five investors talk turkey about what is for them an everyday experience – listening to pitches and picking winners.  If you are looking for funding or even just starting out on a venture – this will get your thinking off on…

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Ideas Aplenty at NExT Expo

Ideas Aplenty at NExT Expo

My head is swimming with other people’s ideas. I just spent an energizing hour at the NExT Expo down the street from my office. The big tent in McCarren Park is full of start ups and the thrilled-to-be-pitching-you founders along with their early-stage employees and…

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