The Founders Dictionary: Buzzwords Every Entrepreneur Should Know


As an entrepreneur, investor or advisor, do you know the real definition of words like crowdsource, freemium, and hyperlocal? If not, you aren’t alone. Most people are also finding that they, too, aren’t quite sure of the definitions of these new business phrases that are popping up everywhere from Silicon Valley to New York City. Udemy’s latest infographic took a look at business buzzwords like these, as well as 33 others, and assembled the Founder’s Dictionary: Buzzwords Every Entrepreneur Should Know. This compilation of catchwords comes from the minds of The Valley’s best and brightest and looks to help entrepreneurs navigate the complicated dialect of the startup environment.


About the author: Caroline Jordan

Caroline Jordan is a recent graduate of the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management with a degree in Entrepreneurial Management. In her spare time, she is a crossword freak and always hungry for a great book. She is also currently a copy-editing intern for AlleyWatch.

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