Lessons on how to set up and run venture capital programs from innovation experts and investors at GCV SynergizeRead More
'Risky Business' Blog
Our Risky Business blog delivers original thoughts, research, and insight on corporate venture capital, corporate strategy, along with overall perspectives on venture capital and entrepreneurship. We focus on frameworks for understanding innovation trends, together with practical advice for implementing professionally run corporate venture capital programs.
Stock Price Performance in the 1st Year of a Corporate Venture Capital ProgramRead More
How to understand & describe competitors, substitutes, and the ecosystem players that might mess with your plansRead More
Watch out for what’s right behind you.
No single startup engagement method or even combination of methods is a panacea for blind spots. A deliberate approach to blind spots can help adjust a corporation’s metaphorical mirrors to spot nearby trends.
Blending academic models with practical experience provides a lens for assessing innovation activities and aligning efforts with an organization’s goals.Read More
Whether to Build Internally or Hire an Outside Partner
The right team can make a significant difference in the longevity and success of these vital innovation arms.
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- RT @deanalosborne: UCLA Anderson professor @scottlenet, founder of @touchdown_v makes the case for venture capital governance. #WhyAnderson…5 hours ago
- RT @mikedevlin_: U.S. corporate VC activity surpassed traditional VC in 2018 per @ediggs https://t.co/VhJ0ih8ALD5 hours ago