Mark Suster

Mark Suster is the managing partner at Upfront Ventures, the leading Los Angeles-based venture firm.

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Improving Sales: The Excuse Department Is Closed

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/the-excuse-department-is-closed.jpg" /></a> <em><strong>Editor’s Note:</strong> This is a guest post by Mark Suster, a two-time entrepren

Should You Really Be A Startup Entrepreneur?

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/screen-shot-2011-01-30-at-5-36-40-pm.png" alt="" /> <em><strong>Editor's Note: </strong>This is a guest post by Mark Suster, a 2x entrepren

How I Use Visualization To Drive Creativity

<img src="http://www.bothsidesofthetable.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/visualization-brainstorming.jpg" /><em>This is a guest post by Mark Suster, a 2x entrepreneur turned VC.  He sold his second co

Social Networking: The Future

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Social Networking: The Present

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Social Networking: The Past

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Why Hulu Is The OPEC Of Online Video

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/oil-drum1.jpg" /> <em><strong>Editor's note:</strong> <a href="http://www.twitter.com/msuster">Mark Suster</a> is a venture capitalist based

My Life As A CEO (And VC): Chief Psychologist

<img src='http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/screen-shot-2010-09-06-at-9-18-58-pm.png' class="snap_nopreview shot" alt="" /><em>This is a guest post by Mark Suster, a 2x entrepreneur who