Follow up, follow up, follow up

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 Andy Sack Here’s my start up tip of the day. Follow up. I’ve been trying over the past 2 to 3 weeks… Read More

Is it time to chill the champagne?

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 OK, it’s certainly premature to open the bubbly at this point.  But given all that we see, maybe it wouldn’t… Read More

Tech Startups 101: Continuous Integration

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 Anthony Stevens This is the second in a series of blog posts I’ll be writing on Seattle 2.0 about the “tech” in… Read More

The unbearable lightness of entrepreneuring

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 Andy Sack As I witness more and more start up companies in action, I’ve recently developed a hypothesis. The hypothesis is simple:… Read More

DEMO Pitch Party Comes to Seattle

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 Jennifer Cabala If you’re thinking about launching your product in the next year it’s worth checking out the the DEMO Meetup at… Read More

Envy the Paper Boy

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 David Aronchick Envy the paper boy. When the papers are delivered in the morning, he knows exactly how much work has ahead… Read More

Tech Startups 101: Source Control

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 Anthony Stevens This is the first in a series of posts on Seattle 2.0 that aims to give the newly-minted tech entrepreneur… Read More

Techstars update: Making your application stand out

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 Andy Sack We’ve received a great response so far to TechStars applications being open in Seattle.  We’re already approaching 100 applications —… Read More

What Is 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 Alyssa Royse The word “startup” is used so ubiquitously these days that it’s hard to figure out what it actually means. When… Read More

Are VCs Too Smart For Their Own Good?

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 Entrepreneurs like to complain about VCs not “getting” them.Or their ideas. Or their businesses. Or VCs not knowing when they… Read More

Techstars update: off to a rocking start

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 Andy Sack I won’t have my post be about TechStars every week because there’s lots of other stuff that’s going on here… Read More

Pitch Your Idea to Forbes’ Sramana Mitra

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 Jennifer Cabala Sramana Mitra, the “Forbes” columnist, strategy consultant and author, is offering a series of free online strategy roundtables.  The roundtables… Read More

TechStars: A community update

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 Andy Sack In the spirit of keeping the community in the organization and the organization in the community, I will periodically give… Read More

Looking For Fresh Talent?

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 Jennifer Cabala Every year the University of Washington turns out hungry entrepreneurial grads looking for their first startup job or internship.  TheCenter… Read More