I have been using the stumbleupon pretty heavy these past two weeks and I have found some great stuff. Just wanted to share these 5 great resources for budding entrepreneurs. is an early stage venture capital fund that has made it incredibly easy to get in touch with them. They even have a “submit executive summary here” button on their main page. Take a look at their portfolio and requirements.

A gold mine of information, actually sets you up to have real conversations with mentors willing to lend their free advice to future/current entrepreneurs. Who doesn’t need help?

I love this one, but I happen to be partial to anything having to do with social entrepenuership. Browse their site, they offer a wealth of resources and connections to important people within this sector.

Design Trust – Business Start-Up Guide for Designers

You may not be a designer but the start-up guide is top notch, and it is free.

59 Resources For First Time Entrepreneurs

Just to cover my base, I included this.

Thanks to Simon Howden for use of the image


Have you ever wished you could just sit down with smart people and pick their brains. Can you imagine what you would learn?

Ericsson Multimedia did just that.

Grab a pen and paper because you are going to want to take notes.

Arianna Huffington – New Media Landscape

Jeffrey Cole – A New Era of Advertising

Don Tapscott – Grown Up Digital

Charles Leadbeater – The Power Of Mass Creativity

Michael Dell – The Power of Collaboration

Hans Rosling – A More Stable World

Carlota Perez – Technology Changes

JP Rangaswami – How Learning Has Changed

Thanks to graur codrin for the image