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3 Qualities to Cultivate as a Technical CEO

3 Qualities to Cultivate as a Technical CEO

| April 4, 2013 | 1 Comment

Working on a tech-oriented startup project, it’s easy to bury yourself in the data models and logistics. But spending so much time on  the specifics of your project can quickly distract you from other considerations that might make or break your first attempt to gain funding. When you begin looking for venture or angel investment, […]

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Enthusiasm Is Not A Substitute For Competence

Enthusiasm Is Not A Substitute For Competence

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the venture financing world, there are entirely too many CEOs and entrepreneurs that still believe their enthusiasm will justify their cause. But there is a cold hard reality that any fledgling business leader needs to understand. Enthusiasm is not a substitute for competence. Every investor I know, myself included, would tell you that the […]

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