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How crowdinvesting will revolutionize the business world

It may sound like conjecture to some, it may even sound disastrous to others.  Entering into a potential age of lawlessness and the wild, wild west of fake snake potions and promises of gold in the promised land.  However, if you really take a step back and think of what crowdinvesting will do, it will […]

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Instagram was an outlier

Everyone has written about this and we will continue to speak about it for the near future, but RoC also thought it was appropriate to provide its two cents to the dialogue. As everyone has already said time and time again, Instagram was an outlier!!!! 551 day, $1.0 Bn exit, on an app… Instagram falls […]

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Vision is the first step – Trusting the team is the rest of the way

Founders often get stuck in their mind that their vision and idea will take them to fortune, fame and riches.  I mean that’s why they pursue the idea to begin with right? But as I’ve said in different posts, the vision (aka your idea and your growth plan) is really the only the beginning.  Once […]

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Crowdfunding is imminent! – But there are a few things to keep in mind…

Last week, the Senate voted in favor of a bill that loosens SEC regulations in order to permit small businesses easier access to capital, thereby creating jobs. The Senate amended the JOBS Act, which passed the House with overwhelming bipartisan support earlier this month, with language that would require SEC oversight of equity-based crowdfunding platforms. […]

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Start-Ups : It only starts with raising money

Everyone seems to think that raising that elusive investment round is the conclusion, the end all be all, of a  long series of trials and tribulations.  However, every start-up should remember that this is only the beginning and the real journey begins when you take investors’ money. So are you ready to even raise money […]

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Are start-ups defining disruptive business?

We have traditionally utilized the term ‘disruptive’ along with technology to mean: an innovation that helps create a new market and value network, and eventually goes on to disrupt an existing market and value network (over a few years or decades), displacing an earlier technology. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disruptive_technology   However, it seems that start-ups are changing the way we […]

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The time for talking has long passed…

Love this logo, nuff said.  Are you ready for it? From BostInnovation

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Crowdfunding should have been legal by now…

Crowdfunding has been a topic that has been discussed in Congress for a while now.  Although the House of Representatives and the Senate have passed their respective versions, we have yet to see any further action… yes, it is an Election Year…. So as you may already know, during an Election Year very little movement […]

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What will crowd funding do for start-ups?… continued…

So our last post, I was a little distracted I admit.  But I know those of you who checked, the offices are pretty fantastic… So anyway to give everyone a brief description of history… Since the early 1930s the financial realm has been largely regulated by the government especially when it comes to companies raising […]

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Start-up office feel

I digress.  I was supposed to talk about how crowdfunding is going to change the way start-ups do business… but coming into the office again and feeling the ever oppressing mundaneness, I had to write about something fun…   So, I know this post is probably little substance and more of what I want, but…. […]

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