Commentary

Competent businesses are adept at hiring and firing workers. Great businesses however are skilled at developing and deploying talent in ways that continuously grow their experience, stretch their abilities and enable their achievements. ...

PHILADELPHIA- With apologies to David Letterman, here are the top 10 reasons to be at the Biotechnology Industry Organization convention in Philadelphia....

Howard Anderson, who teaches courses on early-stage companies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, founded or co-founded three venture capital funds. He was a self-described “financial samurai.” Now, he’s hanging up his sword, declining to raise new money for his funds....

Vancouver has a thriving mobile and wireless developer community, and it was companies in this category that I spent the majority of my visit. Two of those companies are doing interesting – and very different – work in wireless services for fleet management. ...

Cash, Clout, Connections, Commitment. These are the 4 C's that I learned early on were fundamental to every non-profit or private-public board. ...