VC Insights
CEOs: When a VC Calls, Keep an Open Mind
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by Brian Carthas
At OpenView
My New Year's Resolutions
[caption id="attachment_14051" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Image provided by: {link:http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/images/view_photog.php?photogid=2337}janoon028 / FreeDigitalPhotos.net{/link}"][/caption] As 2011 winds down and I wrap up my last...
by Brian Carthas
VC Insights
The Well-Crafted Cold Email to a Startup CEO
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by Brian Carthas
Tech Trends
Holidays 2011: A Big Year for E-commerce
[caption id="attachment_14062" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Image provided by: {link:http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/images/view_photog.php?photogid=2664}Stuart Miles / FreeDigitalPhotos.net{/link}"][/caption] As I was gearing up for the Christmas holiday,...
by Brian Carthas
VC Insights
A Goal for 2012: Partner With Entrepreneurs Who Think BIG
[caption id="attachment_14082" align="alignright" width="199" caption="Image provided by: {link:http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/images/view_photog.php?photogid=1499}Ambro / FreeDigitalPhotos.net{/link}"][/caption] Bill Maris from Google Ventures recently did an interview that...
by Brian Carthas
Startup Strategy
Why Old-School Communication Still Works in Business
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by Brian Carthas
Startup Strategy
Words of Wisdom from Steve Jobs: Have a Goal in Mind
[caption id="attachment_13977" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Image provided by: {link:http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/images/view_photog.php?photogid=2280}Digitalart / FreeDigitalPhotos.net{/link}"][/caption] Upon coming back from a great holiday break I read...
by Brian Carthas
Tech Trends
I-phone Junkie....
After years of fighting the urge to cave in and switch to an iPhone, I finally jumped in with both feet roughly 10...
by Brian Carthas
At OpenView
Breaking through....
One of the most interesting and exciting parts of my job here at OpenView is the variety of expansion stage...
by Brian Carthas