Roller derby leagues are resurging around the world, with the growth coming from the grassroots, entrepreneurial spirit of enthusiasts that view the sport as more than entertainment and exercise. ActSeed is proud to count one of the up-and-coming roller derby […]

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Congratulations to Heidi and her new company, The Kids Cooking Corner, on its grand opening. Heidi exemplifies the spirit of entrepreneurship and the tenacity and planning that is required to get an idea off of the ground. With an overall […]

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Imagine an investment approach where you can fund an early stage company and not have to worry about – or wait for – a blockbuster IPO or acquisition many years out before realizing a return on your invested capital. Angel […]

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On November 2, Foley & Lardner and CONNECT hosted another solid emerging technologies conference in San Diego. The theme this year was “Do You Speak Entrepreneur?”.       While the full day of panel-driven sessions was meant for tech […]

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Innovation may begin with an entrepreneur’s great idea, but the same innovative spirit must be applied to how that idea is transformed into action. We all know this business climate is one of the toughest since the Great Depression. Most […]

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Peer mentoring can be a valuable ongoing activity even for early stage, pre-revenue and pre-profit companies. What is peer mentoring? We’re not talking about unstructured group discussions, online forums or classroom settings.  These can be helpful, too,  but peer mentoring is different […]

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