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How Tech Entrepreneurs Can Excel Outside Silicon Valley
Make More Happen

How Tech Entrepreneurs Can Excel Outside Silicon Valley

During Dallas Startup Week, we asked local entrepreneurs how they make the most of their local community and what advice they have for others.
Andrea Huspeni
Productive Partnerships: How a 'David' Can Partner With 'Goliath'
Partnerships

Productive Partnerships: How a 'David' Can Partner With 'Goliath'

There's no amount of online research or guessing that can compare to good old-fashioned paying attention and putting someone else's interests first.
Dan Schoenbaum
Theranos: The House of Cards That Elizabeth Holmes Built
Theranos

Theranos: The House of Cards That Elizabeth Holmes Built

Thirteen years, a thousand employees, $700 million of venture capital, 40 wellness centers. Six million blood tests. Zero revenue. This is how it happened.
Steve Tobak
Uber Under Fire Once Again Following Sexism and Harassment Claims
Uber

Uber Under Fire Once Again Following Sexism and Harassment Claims

CEO Travis Kalanick has ordered an investigation in response to a blog post by a former employee.
Nina Zipkin
Silicon Valley Gets Mocked With Parody of Cards Against Humanity
Humor

Silicon Valley Gets Mocked With Parody of Cards Against Humanity

Puncturing the Silicon Valley persona one outrageous card at a time.
Nina Zipkin
Here's How to Fix the H-1B Visa Program to Drive Startup Growth
H1-B visa

Here's How to Fix the H-1B Visa Program to Drive Startup Growth

The current system is a boon for foreign job placement firms but does little to help promising startups looking for talent that's in short supply.
Harj Taggar
4 Old-School Characteristics That Make Modern Entrepreneurs Thrive
Entrepreneurship Characteristics

4 Old-School Characteristics That Make Modern Entrepreneurs Thrive

Tomorrow's biggest successes will be those who learn from those who came before. That means patience in putting business first and selecting a partner who's in it for the right reasons.
Sheila Eugenio
How to Network in the Nation's Tech Capitol
Networking

How to Network in the Nation's Tech Capitol

Networking -- wherever you are, but especially in Silicon Valley -- is about quality over quantity of connections. These five tips will help you do it right.
Christian Sanz
Local Startup Communities Are Helping Build the National Tech Landscape
Startups

Local Startup Communities Are Helping Build the National Tech Landscape

Some of the most exciting innovations in transportation and virtual reality are happening in tech communities far from Silicon Valley.
Andre Bourque
My Entrepreneurial Dream Came True and Yours Can Too
Success

My Entrepreneurial Dream Came True and Yours Can Too

An inspirational story to inspire you to take action and make your own entrepreneurial dream come true.
Tim Denning
Trump Won't Destroy Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley

Trump Won't Destroy Silicon Valley

Technology and its impact on the global economy is much bigger than any president.
Here's How Investors Can Help Put the 'United' Back Into 'United States'
Angel Investing

Here's How Investors Can Help Put the 'United' Back Into 'United States'

VC funding is abundant in Silicon Valley and a few tech hotspots, while throughout the nation entrepreneurial energy withers for lack of capital.
Leslie Jump
Donald Trump Won the Election and Now America Needs to Navigate the Transition
Opinion

Donald Trump Won the Election and Now America Needs to Navigate the Transition

In tumultuous times the most important consideration is what values absolutely must remain the same, such as the sanctity of our democracy.
Steve Tobak
5 Lessons From 7 Months in Startup Hell
Startups

5 Lessons From 7 Months in Startup Hell

Not every startup is founded on self-serving generalizations and unsubstantiated hype but lots are.
Steve Tobak
Widely known as the technology hub of the United States, Silicon Valley is located in northern California, in close proximity to San Francisco. Named after the silicon used in computer chips, the region is headquarters to thousands of tech companies, startups and manufacturers such as Adobe, Facebook and Google.