Tag Archives: Kevin O’Connor

How to pitch to venture capitalists

VC David Rose’s 14-minute TED pitch on pitching to venture capitalists: Summary: Key traits about yourself to communicate: Integrity, Passion, Experience, Knowledge, Skill, Leadership, Commitment, Vision, Realism, Coachability. Content structure: Grabbing their emotional attention, solid data and logical progression, strong … Continue reading

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FindTheBest.com — Kevin O’Connor’s latest

Check out FindTheBest.com, which allows you to compare all sorts of things. The Internet gives you access to indefinite amounts of information, but how does one sort the relevant from the irrelevant? The site is co-founded by Internet entrepreneur Kevin … Continue reading

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Character and entrepreneurship

Business education is often good at teaching useful business theories and skills but less often good at teaching ethics. Ethics is often seen as irrelevant or as an obstacle, so business ethics is either not included in the core business … Continue reading

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