Being CEO at a startup or expansion-stage tech company can be a solitary position. Here are five tips to help CEOs find support and make their jobs easier.
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WordStream founder and CTO Larry Kim shares his thoughts on what it means to be a technical founder, his tips for working with one, his philosophies on recruiting and product development, and more.
To get the full story behind what made Twitch such a hot acquisition target, you have to go back to the launch of Justin.tv in 2007, the same year Netflix released its streaming video service to the world.
When it comes to working with our portfolio companies, there are two primary ways that the OpenView Labs Team can help: with major projects and minor projects.
In this week’s episode of the Founder’s Corner, Tawheed Kader, founder and CEO of Sales Communications Platform ToutApp, shares the story behind his company’s growth and his thoughts on customer segmentation, upfront payments, building lasting customer relationships, and more.
I said, “Ask us anything.” And you did. In this VC questions answered post I’m providing five responses to help give a clearer picture how VCs work.
What does it really take for a town to grow into a hot startup scene? Entrepreneur and investor Sam Decker reveals the factors he thinks make up the DNA of a tech hotbed.
As I’m sure you’ve noticed, we are in the throws of a viral fundraising phenomenon called the #IceBucketChallenge to help raise awareness and funds for ALS (commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease). Over the past two weeks, the months-old challenge has exploded across social media outlets and particularly in the Boston area, thanks in large part to…
Here at OpenView, we often get questions about our OpenView Labs team. In this post, I’m answering some of the most common — from how to the team operates to the benefits it adds to our portfolio.
I hate to burst the bubble talk, but there is a difference between more funding and overfunding. There are some major differences between this and the dot-com era.