Can You Pick My Brain?

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 When someone asks me, “can I pick your brain,” what I hear is, “will you work for me, for free?”… Read More

Should I burn my 401K to start a business?

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 Mark Maunder Mark Maunder is a Seattle entrepreneur and the founder and CEO of Feedjit.com, a real-time analytics product used by over… Read More

Where does VC money come from? (plus part 2)

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 Gerry Langeler Let’s start at the beginning, a very good place to start (as Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music would… Read More