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Why Do Brilliant Startup Ideas Falter?

Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Posted By Tiffan Clark
For every business idea that succeeds, there are hundreds of brilliant ideas that never see the light of day. As a member of the IdeaCrossing team, I see dozens of startups (often led by first-time entrepreneurs) register each week in search of help (money, advice, connections) to accelerate their business. Many of them are incredibly creative ideas. So why is it that so many of these good ideas never take off?
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Investment in Company #40...Another ‘Regular Day' at the Office

Tuesday, August 18, 2009
Posted By Cathy Belk
Some of the most exciting days at JumpStart are the days when the wire is sent to a new or existing company in which we are making an investment. They're days where the energy is a little bit higher, there's more constant checking of email to read the news coverage, and people hover closer to the JumpStart Ventures' office area to hear the celebratory bell we ring for good news.
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