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A Smarter Incubator: How Harvard based iLabs can provide the equation for success.

To allow anything to grow, sometimes all that is needed is space; In November of 2011, that was what Harvard Innovation Labs (iLabs) hoped to accomplish. The organizers of iLabs believed that giving space to a startup to work in, allowed them the time needed to “hatch and ultimately scale” …

Stuck on the Rough Draft? Rough Draft Ventures can help get your business going.

Boston-area students are by far the best and brightest; driven by their entrepreneurial ideals and passion for success. Last December Rough Draft Ventures, a Boston grown venture capital firm, set out on a mission to make small investments into startups led by Boston-area students as a way to help them …

Private Equity fundraising rebounds in the 3Q: Top Cities for Venture Capitals in Q3

According to data released by PitchBook, private equity (PE) fundraising continues to rise from once crisis stricken levels. The primary focus has now shifted to an unlikely source; small Private Equity funds. The third quarter (3Q) of U.S. private equity fundraising in 2013 has shown comparable differences from 2012’s 3Q, …

Lifting an 80 year old ban on public funding: Are the rewards worth the journey?

  Lifting an 80 year old ban on public funding: Are the rewards worth the journey? In October of 2011, an unofficial IPO Task force led the way to the beginning of Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act. Kate Mitchell, a key role player of the Taskforce explained that with …

Jumpstarting a Small Business: 6 Ways the SEC’s JOBS Act will affect your Small Business.

  Are you an entrepreneur? Do you own a small business? Has it been difficult to find investors to grow your small business? If you answered yes to any of these questions then I can only hope that you’ve heard of the JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Startup) Act that went …

Paid Marketing Interns for September 2013 – Fall Semester

POSITION FILLED COME BACK IN DECEMBER TouchAhead Software LLC and its founding company NSK Inc.  are looking for two interns to work over the Fall Semester (September – December 2013) on a part-time basis (15-20 hrs per week) for our Marketing Department. There are two internships available. Responsibilities Composing white papers for Marketing; …