Big Branding, Small Bucks

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Alyssa Royse First, let me admit that there’s something wrong when you get together for drinks with friends and sit around talking… Read More

Sushi Roll the Dice – the Urbanspoon Story

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Kevin Leneway “We are spinning our own fates, good or evil, never to be undone” – William James Last week I was… Read More

Have a Drink Tonight at Startup Drinks

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Danielle Morrill This is a last minute bump for Seattle Startup Drinks, since I somehow missed adding this on the events calendar and don’t… Read More

Open Letter (Well, Blog Post) To Recruiters

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Matt Hulett We all know that the job market is soft.  We’ve all read the posts concerning layoffs from both small to… Read More

Don’t Miss Entrepreneur University 2008

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Danielle Morrill Peter Quinn, Executive Director for NWEN, thinks Entrepreneur University should be on the calendar of anyone looking to prepare for… Read More

The Two Hour PopShops Challenge

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Kevin Leneway It’s official – the economy sucks.  If you’re a little short on cash, there are plenty of startups out there… Read More

Planting Seeds with Six Hour Startup

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Danielle Morrill Can you build a startup in 6 hours? Rob Eickmann, Chairman of the Board for Six Hour Startup, knows you… Read More

What Can We Do For You

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Alyssa Royse Now that we’ve been here for a couple weeks (almost) in our new and (somewhat) improved form, we’d like to… Read More

No time for Narcissism and Navel-Gazing

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Rebecca Lovell Our screening committee met last night, and surveying their opinions on the market was like any exit poll…. a couple… Read More

Startup Profile – TeachStreet

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Kevin Leneway I have a theory.  Over the past several thousand years, I’d argue that fundamentally we humans haven’t changed a whole… Read More

Events Update: No Mobile Monday Tonight

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By danielle morrill A few people have asked whether or not the Mobile Monday is taking place at Harbor Steps.  David Adams, who… Read More

No Business Cards Allowed

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By danielle morrill In networking, as in life, I can’t stand people who just go through the motions.  At a recent tech event… Read More

The Best Place to Start A Startup

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Kevin Leneway I like a blog with ambition.  When I decided to start my first blog last year, I wanted it to… Read More

What is your stock worth?

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Seattle 2.0, and imported to GeekWire as part of our acquisition of Seattle 2.0 and its archival content. For more background, see this post. By Matt Hulett Most certainly you’ve heard about the IRS Regulation 409A.  Here is some “light” reading on the subject from the IRS… Read More