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Why are entrepreneurs paying too much for health insurance?
OConnell Brian
8/23/2011
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Entrepreneurs are the cream of the crop – the best innovators in the economy. So why are such smart people overpaying for health insurance?

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Five Legal Mistakes Your Startup Can't Afford to Make
OConnell Brian
9/1/2011
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Entrepreneurs always make mistakes – and learn from them. But if you make any one of these five legal mistakes, you could be placing your startup in jeopardy.

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How NOT to Get Venture Funding
OConnell Brian
9/9/2011
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One big communications mistake will take you and your firm out of the running for venture capital funds.

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Job candidates more likely to lie online, studies say
OConnell Brian
9/16/2011
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New businesses may find online communications a great tool for efficiency, but studies suggest hiring is best done the old-fashioned way. Read more about job candidates lying online.

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Saving time by outsourcing the interview process
OConnell Brian
9/30/2011
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Leave it to a Harvard Business School graduate to come up with a great idea for healthcare entrepreneurs. It's a service that pre-screens job candidates via video using your questions so you don't have to.

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Can entrepreneurs avoid "No Mans Land"?
OConnell Brian
10/20/2011
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In a venture funding climate seeking large returns, thousands of potentially successful entrepreneurial startups can't get the financing they need to make a difference in the economy and in the culture. The problem isn't a new one, but it is a damaging one.

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Innovating in a post-crash world: A blueprint
OConnell Brian
10/11/2011
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If this really is the "new abnormal," entrepreneurs have to change their ways. In a profession where "adapt or die" isn't just a motto, change isn’t a luxury - it's a necessity.

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How to expand your startup overseas
OConnell Brian
10/4/2011
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Going global is on the wish list of many U.S. entrepreneurs, especially given the sour American economy. But how to go about it? One leading venture capitalist offers some clues.

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StartX: Training ground for Stanford's best and brightest
OConnell Brian
10/28/2011
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Academia is getting ever more aggressive about helping entrepreneurs get a running start. An emerging crown jewel could well be Stanford University's brand new StartX.

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Angel investing versus venture capital: Part I
OConnell Brian
11/17/2011
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Popular convention has it that venture capital is the most common and popular form of startup funding. But a deeper look inside the numbers reveals that angel funders, over the long haul, are much more likely than venture capital firms to provide seed money to a new business startup.

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