Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/18/17. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Having participated in building numerous startups, I’ve seen many founders spend too much on their marketing efforts out of a perceived need that they have to spend money to make money (and get noticed). They end up struggling to continue. Plus, investors don’t look too highly on unnecessary expenditures. It isn’t really necessary to spend […]
I spent five years running a consulting business. Two years ago, I gave away everything I owned to a friend. I moved to a new country and joined Libertex as a management board member. Last year, something bad happened to me: on the 31st of December, a family member passed away. It was one of […]
Many people seem to have the sense that ethics are spiraling downward in business, and unfortunately most startup professionals and entrepreneurs I know don’t believe they can make a difference. They don’t realize that if they don’t take an active role in the solution, they really become part of the problem. I do believe that […]
Fast fashion has redefined the apparel market and now it has spilled over to the furniture industry. The Inside has reimagined how we do home décor and introduces a line of made-to-order unique furniture shipped directly to your home. So whether you’re a minimalist, a maximalist, a traditionalist, or an anything in between, The Inside […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/17/17. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Don’t look at what everyone else is charging to determine the price of your product or service — it should reflect the value you provide your customers. The most experienced entrepreneurs know that price is the dominant factor driving profit. While profits can be increased via a number of ways, raising prices is the simplest […]
One of the questions investors like to ask the founders is – What is your vision? While seemingly cliché and qualitative, the question of vision is really important. After working with more than 80 founders, I believe that the ability to articulate a strong and clear vision is the leading indicator of success for the early […]
Since Labor Day, North America has been hit with an unprecedented wave of natural disasters, from forest fires still raging in California to multiple catastrophic hurricanes in the Atlantic to an earthquake shattering one of the world’s most populated cities. If there is one silver lining from these events, it has been the wide deployment […]
Sportswear behemoth Nike recently introduced a sports hijab to address the growing demand amongst Muslim women. Islamic fashion is a rapidly growing segment both in terms of population as well as spending power. Al Shams is a direct-to-consumer brand that brings sophisticated fashion while keeping mindful of modesty. The brand offers affordable, luxury abayas for […]
I had an epiphany today that clearly has been stuck in my brain for quite a while, which is that, oh, right, the biggest companies in the world, the biggest advertisers in the world, have been taking attention for granted. How To Waste 80 Billion Dollars It's coming. It's an 80 BILLION dollar opportunity.. Are […]