Chinese Ban

Price of Bitcoins Drops after Chinese Ban on ICOs

A new Chinese regulation made a decent-sized splash in Bitcoin prices this past week. Prices dropped roughly 5% after the Chinese government banned the use of ICOs. What are ICOs…

startup

3 Startups that Crashed and Burned in 2017

Many startups launch, several startups get their feet off the ground, and yet a decent percentage of startups fail. 2017 has been no exception to the rule. Check out 3…

Names

What You Name Your Startup Matters

It seems like every startup these days has an interesting, non traditional name. Why are we so attracted to names like Uber or AirBnB? Well the names are definitely obscure…

Science

Startup Incubator Sets Forth to Raise $100 Million for Blockchain Initiative

Science, a startup incubator based in Santa Monica, California is hoping to reel in the big bucks–100 million dollars to be exact. What does one do with $100 million? Ah…

Montreal’s 2017 Startupfest is Coming in Hot

For the past five years, Startupfest has made a big splash in Canada. Unfamiliar with this Canadian startup festival? No problem, I’ve got all the details and inside scoop so…

Making the Right Impression With Prospective Investors

Entrepreneurs know what invigorates their innovative ideas. They are passionate and excited about their work and cannot wait to share it with others. But when it comes to sharing their…

Three Things Investors Are Thinking While You Give Your Pitch

I’m sure anyone who’s ever pitched a business plan has wondered what was running through the potential investors’ minds. Are they interested? Am I making any sense? What is the…

Business Pitches Lost in Translation: How to Pitch Globally

Taking your startup to the next level and expanding in to the international market can be key to significant growth. In fact, increasing your exposure from domestic to international markets…