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Ask a founder of a growing startup what they need most, and you’ll often get an answer along the lines of, “We need great people, and we need them fast.” But even well-prepared startups that have laid out strategies for scaling […]

Tom DeVoto
March 29, 2016 · 4  min.

Today, we are excited to re-release an updated Hitchhiker’s Guide to Boston Tech! This guide is a living and breathing site, so we make a bit of a push to update it on an annual basis to keep things fresh. I wanted […]

Rob Go
March 16, 2016 · 4  min.

We’ve seen a lot of demand for content marketing talent in our portfolio, including the need for freelancers and consultants. The key is to run a tight process and ask the right questions to vet your candidates. Startups everywhere are […]

Tom DeVoto
March 3, 2016 · 6  min.

This post originally appeared on Medium and has been reproduced with permission. NextView is also an investor in thredUP. There’s a lot of negativity out there. From the public markets to the private markets, everyone is feeling valuations and optimism contract.

Tom DeVoto
February 18, 2016 · 2  min.

At seed-stage startups, especially companies with well-networked founders and investors, finding applicants who can do a job on paper is not overly difficult. The true challenge is to find candidates who will mesh into a small, budding team and culture. As a result, the interview process during […]

Tom DeVoto
February 9, 2016 · 7  min.

At NextView, we’ve never been higher on NYC tech. Today, we’re excited to launch the State of NYC Seed — a comprehensive report on the ecosystem, authored by our own Tim Devane.

Tim Devane
February 2, 2016 · 3  min.

Editor’s note: Today, NextView is excited to release this ebook from partner David Beisel. Below, find an excerpt and free download of How to Find the Perfect Startup Job.

David Beisel
January 14, 2016 · 3  min.

Basketball or football?  I realize sports analogies for startups can feel trite, but as you think about the different phases of team-building in a startup, this one is actually pretty spot on. Your recruiting strategy should be adapted to a few distinct […]

Lee Hower
January 5, 2016 · 5  min.

Editor’s Note: NextView recently kicked off a Boston-based workshop series on technical interviewing with Google. (Portfolio companies can contact us to learn more.) This interview covers a wide range of topics also covered in our workshops.

December 17, 2015 · 8  min.

This post on how to retain tech talent was written by Dan DeMeyere, director of engineering at thredUP. NextView is an investor in thredUP, and this post originally appeared on their engineering team blog.

December 3, 2015 · 3  min.