The Internet has changed the way in which we learn in numerous ways. E-learning is estimated to be an industry that exceeds $100B with no slowdown in sight. Looking to decentralize education, Teachable allows anyone to create, distribute, and monetize online courses through its course creation and distribution platform. Presently, over 22,000 instructors are using […]
Are you a woman in NYC Tech and interested in participating in this series? Make sure to read the whole article… 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 […]
Primary care providers serve as the first line of defense in healthcare and are responsible for coordinating medical treatment. However, primary care physicians routinely need consultations from external specialists to provide the best treatment plans. Access to specialists is becoming increasingly more difficult with long scheduling times that create a bottleneck in treatment. RubiconMD solves […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/19/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Project Entrepreneur Intensive recently took place in Midtown Manhattan. UBS and Rent The Runway Foundation partnered up to create a weekend that unites 200 female entrepreneurs from across the nation. The Intensive consisted of numerous informative workshops and mentorships sessions for female founders to connect, ask questions, get feedback, and perfect their pitching skills. Highlights […]
I made my first real foray into digital commerce back in 2010 when I joined Gilt Groupe’s marketing team. I had been in investment banking prior to that, but having started a small e-commerce bike business in high school, I’ve always been amazed by the ability of the internet to reinvent commerce across new categories. […]
Getting a new job is an exciting process. But often when new employees finish training, they are often not as excited as they were before due to standardized boring training activities that do not address the needs of a modern workforce. 1Huddle is an employee-training platform that uses simple mobile games to train staff in […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/18/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Dating norms vary from culture to culture and the difference is pronounced among the Asian American community. EastMeetEast was born to cater to English-speaking Asians to date in the US. Stacked with features that serve and understand the dating norms in Asian culture, the app is suited to find matches based on specific criteria that […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/17/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Peter Minuit is credited with spearheading the purchase of the island of Manhattan for the Dutch from the Native Americans in 1626 in exchange for 60 guilders. Accounting for inflation, that price equates to $967 in today’s dollars. An incredible deal in a city where real estate is changing hands at an average of $1868 […]