Much has been said and written about the lack of women in the tech sector, be it as investors (or associates), founders, or in management positions at major companies. Is the problem the old boys network – or that success in technology is seen as a young man’s game? In this series, we speak with […]
In the course of my career over the past decade or so, I have started 3 businesses — with varying degrees of success. I thought it would be interesting, and potentially helpful, to share what I have seen in the course of starting, operating and exiting those businesses — each of which was very different […]
This Australian man is probably going to switch over to calzones.
When I look at my surroundings I often feel a sense of solitude — not necessarily in a bad way, but not in a good way either. I’ve always been the sort of person who goes after what I believe in, despite the possibility of failure. To me, the worst outcome of all is knowing that you could […]
Make sure you have these three things in place before opening your round. I am a true believer in having a bulletproof process for raising money. When I first set out to raise capital for my company Loopd, I did not have a formula. I wanted to go out into the market with a precise […]
A lot depends on what you need to build and how long you have to build it. Your development team, whether in-house, outsourced, or a combination thereof, is often crucial to your product’s success. Choosing how to build your team can be difficult. My company SmartLogic does outsourced application development. From this work, I have witnessed these […]
Got a leaky sales funnel? Patch it up with these quick tips.
There’s a reason why it’s called a Marketing Plan.
Online global outsourcing is growing at a rapid pace, with a projected growth of over 40% for the industry. The biggest platforms are oDesk, Elance and Freelancer. 99designs is really in a different category, as it’s a crowdsourcing site more focused on design, whereas the other platforms encompass any type of online work. In this […]