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A Look At New York's Swankiest Startup Pads

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 04.04.2012 | Small Business

New York's booming Internet sector is spawning some workplace wonderlands. For proof, look no further than the in-office DJ booth or the rooftop loung...

Tech, Tech, No Tech

Patrick FitzGerald | Posted 03.24.2012 | Small Business
Patrick FitzGerald

What if you have an idea for a company that is not technology-related, is not going to revolutionize the way people socialize, communicate, shop, or -- gasp -- is an actual brick and mortar business? Can it be done and do you have a shot?

Startups Using Secondary Markets: 'It's Almost Like I'm A Mini-Public Company'

Reuters | Posted 01.29.2012 | Small Business

By Deborah L. Cohen CHICAGO (Reuters) - With IPOs out of fashion for many companies, Scott Painter, the CEO of TrueCar, did the next best thing. ...

A Tech Bubble, Boom or Bust?

John Backus | Posted 12.31.2011 | Small Business
John Backus

We're not in a bubble. We're not in a boom and we're definitely not going to bust. We're watching a new ecosystem emerge, albeit prudently, which presents fairly fertile ground for entrepreneurs with sound business models and opportunity aplenty for those with the patience and persistence to ride the next wave.

Millenials: Stop Protesting Wall Street and Build a Startup

Jason McCabe Calacanis | Posted 12.05.2011 | Small Business
Jason McCabe Calacanis

It's lame to protest for more jobs when you will so easily create them by starting a company. Now get out of your tents, learn to code and make something that changes the world.

Pass These Two Bills, Congress

Barry Silbert | Posted 11.25.2011 | Small Business
Barry Silbert

The problems facing growth-stage companies in this country must be addressed, and these straightforward bills are initial steps in the right direction.

How SecondMarket Gives Startups A Bridge To An IPO

Barry Silbert | Posted 10.02.2011 | Business
Barry Silbert

How does a startup know when the time is right to leverage the private company stock market? Although there is no clear-cut formula, certain indicators, such as number of shareholders, the age of the startup, and market traction can be utilized.

Why Startups Are Shying Away From IPOs

Barry Silbert | Posted 08.16.2011 | Business
Barry Silbert

Many Americans are unaware that the U.S. public stock markets no longer support growth-stage companies. Systemic changes have caused companies to remain private far longer than in previous decades.

Another Internet Startup Bubble? Depends Where You're Standing

Roger Ehrenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Roger Ehrenberg

Depending upon where you're standing, the tone of the market looks very different. Froth or famine? Both can be observed in nature.

Facebook-Goldman Sachs Deal Tests The SEC's Resolve

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (By Joseph A. Giannone and Sarah N. Lynch): The efforts by Facebook to raise as much as $1.5 billion outside of regulated markets ...