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Read Startup Life!

A review of Brad Feld and Amy Batchelor’s Startup Life                 Halfway through Startup Life, married couple Brad Feld and Amy Batchelor suggest that, “Being in a relationship with an entrepreneur is hard,

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Kauffman Sketchbook

Noam narrates a lesson from Founder’s Dilemmas (Chapter 2) in this entertaining Kauffman Sketchbook titled “Take the Leap”

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When to Found

MODULE #1: “WHEN TO FOUND” – Should I start a company now, or work elsewhere first? What are the pros and cons of different career paths vis-à-vis my ability to successfully start and run a new venture? Case #1 (Early career decisions):

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Introductory Case

As promised, this post outlines the first three cases of my “Founders’ Dilemmas” MBA course (see my previous post for the course overview). This post covers the Course Introduction case and the two cases from the “When to Found” module,

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Harvard Business Online: “Don’t Wait Too Long to Become an Entrepreneur”

Earlier this month, the folks at the Harvard Business Online site asked me to do a “Conversation Starter” blog post on their site about the challenges faced by people transitioning from being big-company employees to becoming entrepreneurs. The result was

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