Archives: June 2008

What U.S. Decline In R&D?

Posted by: Jeff Bussgang on June 30, Categories:

I was catching up on my reading this weekend (OK, I’m a bit of a geek/wonk, but it was a pretty rainy one in New England) and came across an...

Is Entrepreneurship Within Big Companies Dead?

Posted by: Ira Sager on June 30, Categories:

Is there such a thing as entrepreneurship within large companies? Years back, when the first wave of VC-funded tech companies got everyone excited about entrepreneurship and the possibilities for innovation...

Entrepreneurship as America’s Greatest Export

Posted by: Jeff Bussgang on June 24, Categories:

Fareed Zakaria's new book on post-American world order is a fascinating read. I won't speak to the political ramifications of the new world order that Zakaria outlines, but I was...

Is telecommuting right for your company?

Posted by: Jennifer Fishbein on June 23, Categories:

Telecommuting can reduce time spent getting dressed for work and navigating rush-hour traffic, reduce spending on gas, a workplace wardrobe, and other expenses, and ultimately improve employees’ mental health....

CEOs Can’t Find Entrepreneurs. VCs Can’t Shake Them.

Posted by: Jeff Bussgang on June 18, Categories:

Entrepreneurship is a magical thing. Creating a valuable company from whole cloth. A new product, brand, institution, culture – all can be invented in the classic tradition of Thomas Edison....

A Winning Strategy for Tough Times: Forge Ahead

Posted by: Jennifer Fishbein on June 17, Categories:

The New York Times last month published an insightful article with tips from small-business owners on how to best the economic slump. Instead of cutting back, they say, take action....

Jeff Bussgang, innovation guru

Posted by: Jennifer Fishbein on June 16, Categories:

Meet Jeff Bussgang, an expert blogger on entrepreneurship who moonlights as a venture capitalist and general partner at Flybridge Capital in Boston. We find him so insightful, we’re able to...

Turning Setbacks Into Successes

Posted by: Jennifer Fishbein on June 16, Categories:

In speaking to readers about their workplace concerns, one near-universal theme has cropped up among those who have become entrepreneurs in the traditional sense. Many had launched their own businesses...

How Do You Stay Entrepreneurial?

Posted by: Ira Sager on June 09, Categories:

Our readers have let us know that "staying entrepreneurial and taking risks in an era of uncertainty" is one of their biggest workplace challenges. What do you think? How do...

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Renowned executive coach Marshall Goldsmith, serial entrepreneur Jeff Bussgang, a partner at Flybridge Capital in Boston, and Dr. Steven Berglas, executive coach, management consultant, and expert on "the stress of success," share their tips for staying entrepreneurial in trying times.

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