Lauren Porat is a Co-Founder (together with Cari Sommer) of UrbanInterns.com, the first website exclusively dedicated to connecting small businesses and busy professionals with people seeking part-time jobs and unpaid internships. UrbanInterns.com was named one of America's Most Promising Startups by BusinessWeek.com.
As entrepreneurs we hold a lot dear. Our pride, our product, our brand. Most important, I think we would all agree, is equity. That is our prized possession. Second to that is probably control—the buck-stops-here-decision-making ability that only comes from being the sole owner of a business and having a vision for what that...
June 3, 2009