April 26, 2017

Of Dogs. Of Miracles. Of Dogs Named Miracle…

Nearly 13 years ago to the day, I was somewhat of a lost soul, living as a bachelor in downtown San Francisco.  I was residing alone in a one bedroom apartment in the Marina district in a domicile th

February 15, 2017

How Entrepreneurs Can Think Like Venture Capitalists

Seven steps entrepreneurs can take to increase the odds of raising venture capital As an entrepreneur involved with two highly successful full-stack technology businesses, I spent fifteen years

November 15, 2016

Are You Truly Ready To Be An Entrepreneur?

(NOTE: This article was written by Tom Taulli based on an interview with Mike Smerklo and published on Forbes on November 5th 2016.) Being an entrepreneur may s