Archive | February, 2012

The University of California- Berkeley (Haas)

The University of California-Berkeley’s Haas School of Business provides a combination of appealing qualities that is unmatched amongst top business schools. The school’s impressively small class sizes make for a collegiate atmosphere in which students enjoy close access to Berkeley’s topnotch faculty. This apart, it’s the school’s location in the Bay Area allows students to […]

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114th 1M/1M Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: YCombinator vs. 1M/1M

Today’s roundtable, as usual, was an international affair, with entrepreneurs presenting from different parts of the US, India, Israel, and many other geographies. Before I share what we heard from them today, I want to highlight an important aspect of 1M/1M that is repeatedly underscored in these roundtables: the international, inclusive, democratic nature of the […]

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The Other 99% Of Entrepreneurs by Sramana Mitra

The Other 99% Of Entrepreneurs In my recent piece Reengineering Capitalism I highlighted a phenomenon that the global entrepreneurship ecosystem is paying very little attention to: Over 99% of entrepreneurs who seek funding get rejected. Yet, the entire world is focused on the 1% that is “fundable.” The media, when pitched a startup story, is interested in […]

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