Fitness classes are not for everyone. They don’t fit into our schedule, they are pricey and often times unnecessary. But without a physical trainer how can we ensure that we stay motivated and reach our goals? Introducing Aaptiv, the first audio-based fitness classes led by experts delivering motivational and instructive content giving you what you […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 12/13/17. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
As an angel investor and business advisor on new ventures, I expect to see five-year financial projections from every entrepreneur. Yet I get more pushback on this request than almost any other issue. Founders point to the great number of financial unknowns in any new business, and are reluctant to “commit” to any numbers which […]
I was joined by legendary investor, hedge fund manager, and philanthropist Ray Dalio to discuss his new book “Principles” including his many formulas for success and the concepts and ideas which define our work and life. We dissect the core principles he used to build the world’s largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, along with my blueprint for […]
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While choosing to forego outside investment can leave your business more susceptible to the ups and downs of the market, it can also be exhilarating to be in complete control of your professional destiny. Your ascent into the upper ranks of your industry may be slower than if you were bolstered by outside funds, but […]
Acquiring customers is difficult, keeping them happy is even more difficult. Focused on meaningful customer relations, SevenRooms creates a more welcoming and engaging guest experience that drives loyalty. The hospitality platform, deployed in over 100 cities worldwide, specializes in reservations, CRM, and, marketing allowing you develop and manage a direct relationship with your patrons. Using […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 12/12/17. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Even after many years mentoring entrepreneurs and advising businesses, I continue to be surprised by the primary focus on products and processes, and the often incidental attention to hiring and nurturing the right people. Employees are still too often thought of as a commodity, to be acquired “just in time” for the lowest cost, and […]
There’s an epidemic sweeping through the office buildings of the corporate world and across virtually every work place and industry in this country – insidious, pervasive, and coldly destroying – like the tentacles of a cancer that has metastasized. The Burnout Epidemic Approximately 100 million full time employees constitute the work force in the United […]
The two biggest societal challenges for the twenty-first century are also the biggest opportunities – automation and climate change. The confluence of these forces of mankind and nature intersect beautifully in the alternative energy market. The epitaph of fossil fuels with its dark cloud burning a hole in the ozone layer is giving way to […]