Female Founders Fund Exit Spurs Talk On Women Entrepreneurs

When entrepreneur turned investor Anu Duggal came to New York after founding two businesses in India, she was surprised to see how few women were involved – and getting funding…

Argo AI Secures California Driverless Car Permit, Closing The Gap

Argo AI has been testing self-driving cars in cities like Miami, Detroit, and Pittsburgh, its home base. However, now they’re one more of the numerous self-driving car startups that have…

Lessons on Leadership: Building a Business Legacy

I get passionate about helping others succeed. This passion is the thread that’s been running through the length of my career thus far; as I’ve built and managed companies across…

Calm, The Meditation App for the Millennial Monk

Anxiety has risen in the modern world and some say it’s due to the societal stress surrounding social media apps. What is the cure for this modern ailment? Well, you…

Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s Dream Project – Helping Artists Fulfill Theirs

HitRecord, a collaborative hub for music, video content, and all things entertainment, is near and dear to founder and A-list actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt. This is because he founded the website…

Personally and Professionally, There’s Power in Silence

Nature abhors a vacuum, and people seem to despise silence just as much. Perhaps it’s human nature, but most of us rush to fill silence, even if doing so betrays…

Content Creators Are Getting Fleeced; Blockchain May Be the Answer

If you’re an artist, writer, videographer, freelance reporter or any other breed of content producer, you already know the challenge you face trying to stand out in today’s teeming digital…

Allbirds: Doing Good for the Greater Good

Every year, Inc. Magazine nominates a variety of brands for its “Company of the Year” award. Last year’s winner was Bird, but one of the finalists, Allbirds, really stands out…

Let Marie Kondo Kickstart Your Most Productive 2019

So I could be considered one of those people who has hoarder like tendencies, but is great at shoving all those tendencies into nooks, crannies, drawers, and shelves around the…

FloWater Raises $15 Million in Series B Funding From Sweden’s Bluewater Group

FloWater, a Denver-based startup that produces reusable water bottle refilling stations, has raised $15 million in Series B funding from Bluewater Group, a Swedish water purification technology company. More about…

Addressing Mental Health Issues in Start Up Culture

Nearly a fifth of Americans suffer from mental illness; it’s more common than many of us realize. We most likely all have someone in our lives struggling with mental health,…

Managed by Q Is Your New Employee of the Month

Managed by Q, a NYC based on-demand office supply store that connects workplace teams with targeted vendors for all your office needs, just ended 2018 with $25 million in series…

Is Your Workspace a One-Stop Shop for Wellness and Individual Prosperity?

The trend of focusing on wellness as a holistic lifestyle approach has been gaining popularity as millennials, a generation putting importance on balancing self-care with work life, come into positions…

6 Employee Wellness Ideas for Startups

There’s been a lot of talk about employee wellness programs in recent years, and most of it has gone right over the startup world’s collective head. I mean, you get…

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Buh-Bye Headphones

Think about you in your favorite coffee shop with a hot cup of joe and your laptop, rocking through your workday. You plug in your headphones and zone out while…

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Alert: Time to Panic or Not?

I bet it wouldn’t be unreasonable for me to wager that most us don’t even have cable anymore. Many of us spend hours every week (if not daily) on online…

Email Overload: How to Save Time and Declutter Your Inbox

On average, how much time do you spend each day checking your email? I think the majority of us would say several hours. When you think about that, several hours…

Amazon Prime: Stacking Up The Benefits & Racking Up The Memberships

In recent news, Amazon just hit 100 million active memberships with their Amazon Prime $99/year service. In what seems like a very affordable number to the everyday consumer, Amazon is…

Brilliant Minds: A Symposium Held in Stockholm, Sweden on June 7th & 8th

Since 2015, some of the world’s most brilliant minds have all gathered together in the same room once a year to share thoughts, ideas, and ways we can all change…

The 3 Key Ingredients To Become An Unstoppable Force for Good in Business

In a highly competitive business world, people can wind up doing crazy things to achieve their own definition of success. For some, they will stop at nothing to achieve their…

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Postmates Steps Up It’s Game

Have you ever been curled up at home, under a mountain of blankets while binging on some Netflix? Of course you have, who hasn’t? But then the dilemma begins ……

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Lyft Reaps the Benefits of Uber’s Downfall

We all have heard a bit about Uber in the news. The unicorn startup was once the golden child in Silicon Valley. However, after a series of allegations, including sexual…

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The Winklevoss Twins Bring in the Big Bucks

The Winklevoss twins have been dabbling in big name investments for some time. You probably know  about them from The Social Network, which told the story of Cameron and Tyler…

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Let’s Bridge the Gap Between Humanity and Technology

This past June, the Brilliant Minds Symposium had its inaugural run in central Stockholm to collaborate on a platform aimed at exploring technology, music, innovation, and fashion. So what is…

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How to Make Your Next Meeting Extra Productive

Have you ever sat in a meeting at work and wondered, “what the heck are we even talking about?” Don’t feel alone, many of us have these feelings on a…

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Colorado Seeks to Fund Rural Startups

We all know that urban life provides a breeding ground for businesses to develop and grow. It’s often undesirable to start a business in a rural setting for a variety…

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Can Stress Be Our Friend?

Raise your hand if you’ve ever been stressed. So basically every single person in the entire world could raise their hand right now. Generally, we associate stress with negative feelings…

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Got a Concern? Call Concrn.

When we are kids, we are told to dial 911 when there is an emergency. It’s a simple three digit number that we all have memorized to get help in…

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Evofem Could Revolutionize Women’s Birth Control

Access to birth control is a highly contested issue in American politics. Everyone seems to have an opinion on whether it should be available to women, who should have access…