Startup Family: Standards

My entrepreneur and I were blessed to have had amazing pre-marital counseling. One of the key lessons that we learned was […]


Startup Career Advice

It’s that time of year when college students everywhere are looking for summer internships and career opportunities after graduation. More and […]


F#ck it. Send!

The other night, Chris (my friend and business partner) and I were catching up. He told me a story about […]


The Five Year Plan

Five years seems like a magical number for some reason. A quick search on Google for “Five Year Plan” turns […]


How Can We Help You?

“How can we help you?” That was the phrase I heard after my experience as an attendee at 1 Million […]


The ABCs of VCs

“That which is simple can still be hard.” You should only take other people’s money to maximize opportunity. If taking $1M […]


Big Vision Big Valuation

Pre-revenue… so what. Under staffed… welcome to startups. Only a few customers… that sounds about right. Minimal Viable Product… very […]

How to Raise Angel Funding in DFW

Mike Ivey is the cofounder of Modern Message. His company recently announced that they just closed a $300,000 funding round raised entirely from North […]