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What it’s like to use an online farmers' market that delivers via Uber

You can even pay someone to shop for you and deliver it within an hour, using a service called Instacart!<p>And now, there's OurHarvest: a grocery delivery service with a focus on locally grown and harvested produce, meats, eggs, and more.<p>I gave the service a shot during one of the most important …

Successful Entrepreneurs Nurture The Hidden Leaders

Every startup founder rightfully starts out as the single leader of the startup, but as the business grows, many entrepreneurs struggle with relinquishing any control, or fail to recognize and allow other leaders to emerge. The result is that the business becomes dysfunctional as growth stagnates, …

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Being a Venture Capitalist: A How-to Guide | Investopedia

You walk into a room full of people and someone asks you, “What do you do for a living?” If you can reply with, “I’m a venture capitalist,” then it …

First-time Founder's Guide to Term Sheets (Part 1)

<i>Andrej Kiska is an Associate at Credo Ventures.</i><p>In the past five years, seed-stage investing has experienced a boom. In North America, seed funds now represent 67 percent of all VC funds, up from 33 percent in 2008.<p>The CEE region is no different: according to European Private Equity and Venture …

Presenting To Venture Capitalists: 15 Rules For The Perfect Pitch

Funds raised from investors for venture capital investments hit $32.97 billion in 2014, a 62 percent increase over 2013 and the highest total since 2007. According to the <i>Wall Street Journal,</i> fundraising was up across the board, with venture firms focused on early-stage investing showing an increase …

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15 Startups You Need To Know For 2015

It’s hard to believe that it’s 2015 already. As we enter the midway point of the second decade of the 21st century, an abundance of startup companies have burst onto the scene, introducing us to a wide variety of new products and services. This list of 15 interesting startups features everything …

What People Don't Understand About Food Replacement Startup Soylent, According To A VC Who Led A $20M Investment

Soylent, a startup that offers a powder mixture that can act as a replacement for food, got a $20 million investment from top venture-capital firms Andreessen Horowitz, Lerer Ventures, and Index Ventures.<p>Chris Dixon, who works at Andreessen Horowitz, wrote a blog post explaining the firm's …

7 Top Trends in Venture Capital

As managing partner of Blumberg Capital, David Blumberg is a respected investor, with two decades of experience investing in early-stage tech startups.<p>As managing partner of Blumberg Capital, David Blumberg is a respected investor, with two decades of experience investing in early-stage tech …

A Secret Startup In Silicon Valley Is Raising $120 Million To Make The Freshest Juice You've Ever Tasted

It raised $4 million in October 2013 and an additional $15.8 million in April 2014, according to documents reviewed by Business Insider.<p>It's raising another $100 million round right now, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the deal. Investors include Kleiner Perkins, which housed the …

London's 'Silicon Roundabout' Still Has Much To Do In 2015

2014 was a record breaking year for investment into London based technology firms, although in many ways it needed to be. A total of $1.4 billion of venture capital financing was secured, two times the amount spent the year before. That represents 65% of the total amount invested in technology …

Succotash Gazpacho Shots

Being a native West Coaster, I didn't actually know that succotash was a real thing, until I came across it on a menu.<p>Being a native West Coaster, I didn't actually know that succotash was a real thing, until I came across it on a menu. I had only known it as part of Daffy Duck's signature …

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