Pre-launch page for TalentSpring

Hated Pre-Launch sign-up Pages Our start-up will launch in a few months and we have a signup screen. People often hate these sign-up screens, but they are necessary part of launch.  Don’t “hate on” us too much. Our Sign-up Page: www.nimblebee.com Tags: [Internet Startups, Seattle Startups, Startups]

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Pitching to VCs and Angels

I recently attended a Keiretsu deal screening meeting.  This is where entrepreneurs pitch their company to a group angel investors to receive funding. Many entrepreneurs wonder what kind of information VCs or Angel groups need in order to fund a company.  The entrepreneur often needs to keep their pitch to 20 minutes for VCs and […]

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NWEN — Northwest Entrepreneur Network

Northwest Entrepreneur Network (NWEN) is an amazing resource for the entrepreneurs in the Seattle and Puget Sound area. Breakfasts: NWEN is a non-profit organization for Angel investors and entrepreneurs.  The main event is the monthly breakfast in Bellevue which starts with time for entrepreneurs and others to network.  Breakfast is then served while one entrepreneur […]

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Seattle Start-up Party at Redfin

Last night Redfin held a Startupalooza networking event for Start-ups at their offices.  Redfin, FareCast, GridNetworks, Mpire, Blue Dot, and several other companies where there. Redfin looks like a great company and it’s great to see that they are hiring and growing.  Aimee Cook is their main recruiting contact. This event reminded me of the […]

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Microsoftie joining the Start-up World

I worked for Microsoft for a little over ten years.  I left last week to create an internet company. Microsoft is an amazing company.  It has evolved quite a bit since I’ve been there, but it still has the strong pull for engineers interested in some of the hardest problems in computer science. Google has […]

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