David B. Lerner

Dave Lerner, 3x Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, Host of Venture Studio
Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, Director of Columbia University Venture Lab, Blogger, Community Organizer, Golfer-in-Exile.

Entrepreneurial Culture and Philosophy

Etymology of the Word Entrepreneur

Conference-Room Boarding: does it Violate the Geneva Convention?

Five Qualities of Great Entrepreneurs

Of Missionaries and Mercenaries

Remembering Dersu Uzala, Siberian Entrepreneur

Google Translate is Awesome

Launching Your Company: Send Lawyers, Guns and Money?

My Interview on Venture Hype

Jeff Bezos: Extraordinary Entrepreneur

Partnering with Your "Friends" in Your Startup: Good or Bad Idea?

Profiles in Entrepreneurial Courage: The Story of Bill Powell

The "X" Factor in Business

Eyes Wide Shut: Welcome to the Masked Ball

Sometimes Nothin' Can be a Real Cool Hand

Venture Capital: The Elusive Anti-Portfolio: A Rare Sighting

Caveat Mentor: Armchair vs. Real-World Advisors

Brother Mouzone on Respect and the Value of Your Word

When in Start-up Hell, Keep Walking

Entrepreneur Alert: Don't Choose the Wrong Song!

Startups, Not Bailouts Create New Jobs? Wait, So the Emperor Has No Clothes?

The Iconoclast Speaks: David Heinemeier Hansson on the Supremacy of Profits in Startups

A New Style of Russian Roulette

Profiles in Entrepreneurial Courage (2): A Family Affair: Jules Lambert (and his family!)

Startups Aren't A Fashion Show

An Entrepreneur's Commandment: Do What Thou Lovest

Faux Entrepreneurship, the Russian Spy Scandal and a Word to the Wise...

Map of Silicon Alley's Tech Investor Ecosystem

Map of Boston's Early-Stage Tech Investor Ecosystem

How Not to Piss People Off When You Are Presenting to Them

I Am Incubator

A New Breed of Entrepreneur Arrives on Campus

Primate Makes Daring Escape from Cage, Becomes Entrepreneur, Society Uneasy

Arrington Channels Colonel Kurtz & Says of His Detractors: "#$!@& Them All!

So, You Think You Have to Deal With Assholes? Think Again

Entrepreneur Survival Guide: Some Motivation, Courtesy of Uncle Nikolai

What Not To Do In A Serious Meeting

The Founder's Eye

Lessons from an Old Master

Lessons from a Young Master

Measuring Founder Strength

So, What's A Pain Point in the Market?

Stop Looking for A CoFounder

Why Do So Many Partnerships End in Disaster?

The Supremacy of Warm Introductions