Best Practices: How to Building a Company with a Multi-Million Dollar Exit

November 2, 2011

Laurel Touby, founder of Mediabistro (sold for $23 million), and Mark Wachen, founder of Optimost (sold for $52 million) offered some great tips for building strong companies while aiming for that big payout. Here are their best practices...

Best Practices: From Zero to Millions

September 28, 2011

Scott Kurnit, founder, CEO, and chairman of About.com, and Danny Wen, founder of Harvest, built their companies to millions in revenue and billion dollar valuations. Find out their secrets here...

Best Practices: Creating and Propelling a Fast-Growing Company

May 2, 2011

Marc Cenedella Founder/CEO of TheLadders.com ($100 million revenue company in 7 years) and Vin Vacanti Co-Founder/CEO of Yipit (leading aggregator of daily-deal sites sat down with Joe to talk about their white-hot growth and how they managed that process...

Best Practices: Being a Great Leader/CEO

March 31, 2011

Stephen Messer (founded and sold Linkshare for $425 million) and Jeff Stewart (founder and Chairman of Mimeo, one of Inc’s 2010 Fastest-Growing Companies with revenues of $60 million+) both came in to talk about what it takes to really be a great startup CEO...

Best Practices: Building a Great Team/Company

February 17, 2011

Lucinda Holt (founded and sold TurnTide to Symantec for $28 million in 6 months) and Steven Krein (led Promotions.com to a successful IPO on NASDAQ) came to talk about the specifics of building a great team...

Best Practices: Recognizing and Capitalizing on Great Product & Startup Ideas

Jan 20, 2011

Philip James (founding CEO of Snooth, the largest online wine community) and Dennis Mortensen (started four companies, last one acquired by Yahoo!) sat down with Joe to talk about what makes a great startup idea...