Founders Flash

This week’s articles highlight a new life sciences VC fund, provide insight into being a female business owner, share tips on choosing the right kind of business to start, and discuss small business lessons learned from “The Hunger Games.”

Drug Giants Back New Venture Capital Fund – Mark Scott, New York Times Dealbook

Johnson & Johnson and GlaxoSmithKline are teaming up with the VC firm Index Ventures on a $199 million fund targeted at the life sciences sector.

Opening Doors for Women-Owned Businesses – Kate Lister, OPEN Forum

After three decades of running businesses, Kate Lister shares some insight on being a female business owner.

What Kind of Startup Is Right for You? - Nellie Akalp, Mashable

Six tips on choosing the best type of business for your abilities and assets.

Four Small-Business Lessons from 'The Hunger Games' – Kara Ohngren, Entrepreneur

The popular book and film can serve as a guide for your business.

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