School of Hard Knocks
By Elizabeth I had the pleasure of speaking at RamenCamp in Boston this past weekend. Ramen Camp was a one day conference about how to bootstrap your internet company. It’s a topic that I don’t think is covered nearly enough. At RamenCamp, there were a lot of very successful bootstrappers, whom I enjoyed listening to at Ramen Camp.
Grooveshark CTO Tags : programmer, cofounder search, undergrad founder, hiring, VC funded, school worker, undergrad dropout, design-focused, major league player (Top 50 ranked site, Alexa top 1,000) Overview: Grooveshark started in 2006 with the goal of competing with piracy and becoming the #1 destination for listening to music online.
OpenView Labs is a team of highly skilled industry professionals dedicated to building great companies. As the operational consulting arm of OpenView Venture Partners, the Labs brings industry standards, functional expertise, and best practices to OpenView’s portfolio of expansion-stage companies. Since being founded in 2007, the Labs has completed hundreds of significant projects for our portfolio companies spanning three main areas:
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