What motivates entrepreneurs? Money? Control? In truth, some entrepreneurs are expecting to get rich. Others want to grow and control a new venture. But most would probably answer — both — and in the process of mixing the two, ended up with neither.
Get your startup funded and off the ground while learning from the best. Get up to $15,000 in seed funding for your new company, plus the chance to pitch to angel investors and venture capitalists at the end of the summer.
There is talk of a partnership in the works … it’s safe to say we’re testing the waters and things still have to be worked out.
The global and national awards honor small businesses that represent the spirit of innovation in applying information technology in their business practices to improve the customer experience.
Why do CEOs leave the company that they’ve created and raised money for? Many CEOs are serial entrepreneurs and prefer starting companies, not running them after they become larger and more successful.
Great products almost always come from someone scratching their own itch. Create something you want to exist in the world. Be a user of your own product. Hire people who are users of your product. Make it better based on your own desires.
TiE Entrepreneurial Summit is a forum to make new connections and renew old ones. If you are a budding entrepreneur or a mid size company looking to scale up or a successful established entrepreneur, an investor, a professional, then TiE Entrepreneurial Summit – 2007 is the place where you need to be.
Many VCs have tied up with investment banks to reach out to the budding entrepreneurs in the country. International funds such as US-based Kleiner Perkins, Mayfield, Quantum and Evergreen and Switzerland’s VGD have either tied up, or are in the process of tying up with Indian banks to leverage India’s blinding economic growth.
Fitzpatrick declared his boredom with Six Apart, and after weighing offers from Google and Facebook, has chosen to head to Google. Meanwhile, industry experts blames Yahoo! that their search marketing initiative is not clearly targeted at a specific audience – whether on the mobile or on the internet.
A large swathe of Silicon Valley Startups and Midsize companies that do sophisticated tech work are turning away from India as their premier outsourcing destination. While such companies make up just a fraction of India’s outsourcing work, they had been an early catalyst for the growth of India’s Information Technolgy Business and helped the country attract other outsourcing clients.