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#NYCTech - With so much going on in the city’s thriving ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the happenings in the space. We keep you abreast of a few of things that you may have missed in NYC Tech News this week including the fundings,...
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#NYCTech - Today, I take a look at the 15 largest AdTech startup funding rounds in NYC history using some data from our friends at Crunchbase.   In addition to dollar amount of the round, I have included industry focal point, round type, year...
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Advice - Every entrepreneur and business executive knows that continuous innovation is required to survive, but most struggle with this more than any other challenge they face. They know they need to act proactively, but still are often...
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Advice - For young entrepreneurs with minimal funding and maximum energy, building a team is not typically top of mind. The train of thought seems simple: Why not work alone to stretch out limited financial resources, building the team out as...
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Advice - I’m frequently asked by some of NYC’s sharpest entrepreneurs how and where I find strong talent. The question is typically followed by the assertion that it is hard to find enough good engineers in NYC and considerations about the...
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AlleyTalk - 3D-printing has been one of the hottest areas tech with the countless applications that it can be used for. Voodoo is focused on high-volume 3D printing integrating powerful AI software for large scale manufacturing jobs rather than...
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Advice - Every new venture that survives the first 5 years starts to drift away from their entrepreneurial thinking, and assumes they have achieved the path to longevity. In fact, even within Fortune 100 companies, almost 90 percent have...
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Advertising - As the owner of a digital marketing agency, adapting to change is one of the most important parts of my job description. It’s hard to believe, but just 15 years ago, the majority of American adults reported that they did not use...
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Advice - For years, many investors have advised all startups to take all the money they can get.The last 12 months have been tougher for all startups, including marketing technology companies. The darling among marketing technology companies...
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Resources - I love sales.  I have led sales for startups in my portfolio and have been selling or leading sales teams for over fifteen years. I found that I am at my best when I am in front of customers, working with them to understand their...
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#NYCTech - Recruiting used to be a very human-centered and intensive task, reviewing thousands of candidate's resumes for each option position.  This time consuming task has been replaced by the focused artificial intelligence...
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Advice - It takes money to make money, and finding people willing to invest their hard-earned dollars into your startup or venture isn’t always easy. Raising money can be challenging and often downright dejecting, but it can also be...
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Advice - As a startup advisor and investor, I’ve met many aspiring entrepreneurs, and I often get asked the question, “I have a great idea for a startup—do you agree that it has real potential?” They don’t know that most experts...
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Advice - When we work with our startup clients to help them position and launch and develop programs for early sales success, one item that we encourage them all to have is a ‘manifesto.’ It’s a core document that explains to the market...
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Cool Tech - Recently, I got flak from one reader for broaching the subject of ethics and robotics.  Later, I was pleased to learn about Clearpath’s $11 million in financing for developing new “ethical” robots.  According to the press...
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Apps - Today, in honor of Valentine's Day Singles Awareness Day I take a look at the 11 startups that have raised the most amount of funding since their launches in the dating space, using some publicly available data from our friends...
Oh oh oh, after our holiday in Croatia I completely forgot to take a SP... twice... so today, I shoot a three-fold SP and call them day 243 through 245. The theme: going to work, at work, and back home again. Three parts of one day.Working with software that just doesn't do what it's supposed to do can be frustrating.Having one spot where it works and another where it doesn't is more frustrating.Not being able to figure out what's the reason the failing bit fails is most frustrating.
Advice - The good news is that everyone expects entrepreneurs to make mistakes, since founders explore uncharted territory. In fact, investors recognize that founders usually learn more from mistakes than from success, so a well-explained...

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