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196th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Do Your Competitive Analysis

By admin at November 16, 2013 | 11:10 am | 0 Comment

196th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Do Your Competitive Analysis

196th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Do Your Competitive Analysis During today’s roundtable, we had a wide variety of businesses. Positive Axis First up, Hary Kalra from Santa Clara, California, pitched Positive Axis, a recruitment concept whereby he wants to build relationships with some candidates and represent them with employers. The closest more...

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194th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Book Launch – Feminine Feminism

By Guest Post at November 1, 2013 | 9:34 pm | 0 Comment

194th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Book Launch – Feminine Feminism Today’s roundtable started with the launch of my new book, Feminine Feminism. I read the opening chapter titled ‘Talented Women: Please Do NOT Quit’ for our audience. Here’s how that chapter begins… Five years ago, a good friend of mine hanged herself. I had coffee with her the more...

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192nd 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Serious Entrepreneurs Have Resilience

By Guest Post at October 18, 2013 | 8:14 am | 0 Comment

192nd 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Serious Entrepreneurs Have Resilience

192nd 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Serious Entrepreneurs Have Resilience Today’s roundtable had several entrepreneurs who seem like serious folks with the resilience to see their visions through to fruition. HappyWeddings First up, Janaki Pendyala from Hyderabad, India, pitched HappyWeddings, a portal for wedding organizers to connect with vendors like more...

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191st 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Try To Minimize Capital Risk

By Guest Post at October 11, 2013 | 8:22 am | 0 Comment

191st 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Try To Minimize Capital Risk

191st 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Try To Minimize Capital Risk Today’s roundtable had its usual share of entrepreneurs dreaming about raising capital on concepts without validation. Sometimes, I wonder, when, if ever, we’re going to get this epidemic under control! MoYoTv First up, Dollie Darko, from Greenwich, CT, pitched MoYoTv – a television more...

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190th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Devil Lies In The Details

By Guest Post at October 5, 2013 | 8:57 am | 0 Comment

190th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Devil Lies In The Details

190th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Devil Lies In The Details Today’s roundtable had some interesting entrepreneurs from around the world. EventsTiger First up, Nizamudheen Valliyattu, from Chennai, India, pitched EventsTiger, an ‘event community’ where organizers promote events, participants network, etc. My main issue with the idea is that it more...

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189th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Launch Of A New Book

By Guest Post at September 28, 2013 | 8:22 am | 0 Comment

189th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Launch Of A New Book

189th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Launch Of A New Book We launched a new book at today’s roundtable with a short reading from one of the chapters. The book, The Other 99% (Entrepreneurs): Fortune In The Middle Of The Pyramid, is a collection of essays introducing my current thinking on why over 99% of the entrepreneurs who seek financing get rejected. It is more...

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188th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: SMB Focused Offerings

By Guest Post at September 20, 2013 | 8:20 am | 0 Comment

188th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: SMB Focused Offerings

188th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: SMB Focused Offerings Today’s roundtable had an interesting mix of companies ranging from Internet-of-things to daily deals platforms. SSRLabs We started with Axel Kloth from Palo Alto, California, who pitched SSRLabs, a semiconductor concept. Axel rightly pointed out that chip funding in the Valley has dried up, and more...

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187th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Peer Validation Is Irrelevant

By Guest Post at September 14, 2013 | 8:37 am | 0 Comment

187th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Peer Validation Is Irrelevant

187th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Peer Validation Is Irrelevant Today’s roundtable was yet another global event with entrepreneurs pitching from Brazil, India, United States and Europe. UTripz First, Eduardo Cardoso from Minas Gerais, Brazil, pitched UTripz, which he wants to build up to be an ad-supported content site featuring the top 300 travel more...

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186th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Mentoring Networks Do Not Work

By Guest Post at September 7, 2013 | 8:23 am | 0 Comment

186th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Mentoring Networks Do Not Work

186th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Mentoring Networks Do Not Work Today’s roundtable had the concluding portion of the presentations from Pakistan that I talked about last week. Smart SurgiSol First, Syed Hassan from Islamabad, Pakistan, pitched Smart SurgiSol, a training solution for surgeons looking to learn how to perform laparoscopic surgery and more...

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185th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs

By Guest Post at August 30, 2013 | 10:41 am | 0 Comment

185th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs

185th 1M/1M Roundtable For Entrepreneurs Today’s roundtable gave us a unique opportunity to peek into Pakistan’s entrepreneurial eco-system. Due to the efforts of Sennen Desouza with the Institute for Business Administration (IBA), we got to interact with entrepreneurs from Pakistan, and some of them will be pitching at the next roundtable session as well. If you more...

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