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#NYCTech -  Ask any relationship guru, communication is key to any relationship. While most people think this only applies to a romantic relationship, it is just as true for a doctor/patient relationship as well. Klara, the healthcare messaging...
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Cool Tech -  What do Van Gogh, Thoreau and de Mestral (the inventor of Velcro) have in common? All 3 great innovators were inspired by nature to create their magnum opus. This week, the Biometry Institute was holding its annual conference...
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#NYCTech - Have you noticed more and more video content on your newsfeed? Media experts across the world have found that more and more people are attracted to video to digest their news and naturally the biggest names are trusting Wochit. The...
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#NYCTech - The instant gratification associated with Polaroid photographs satisfied the nostalgic and impatient.  However, digital photography changed the playing field and lost was the interactive experience. Thanks to Polaroid Swing, you...
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Cool Tech - As we prepare for the busiest travel days of the year, it is time to reflect on how far transportation has progressed since the horse & buggy. This past week the number of cities testing autonomous taxis grew to include Boston,...
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Advice -  Chat platforms are quickly becoming the new social media, creating meteoric growth for platforms such as Slack. More than 3 million users from companies including NASA, eBay, and Inc. already use Slack, which has been working to...
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Advice - One word that will resonate throughout the remembrance of the last couple generations is “Apps”. There’s an app for pretty much anything you can think of, to the point where it gave birth to the quote “There’s an app for...
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Lifestyle - With my constant travel schedule and reliance on apps to help run my business, it is no wonder I am a self-professedsmartphone addict. While it offers so much convenience for my life as an entrepreneur, the recent addition to...
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Op-ED - In a country that is obsessed with privacy and opinion, it is disconcerting to see that this election cycle has failed to thoroughly address the issue of cybersecurity. The closest we had come to a bold proclamation of our need for...
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Advice - Confession: I am a pretty traditional remote worker. That is, while you can find many of my Skillcrush teammates working remotely from exotic locales — i.e. a cafe in Venice a la Cristy or from an RV while road tripping a la Randle....
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Cool Tech - Last month, I toured around CES with a board member of the CTA who shared with me the image of the show 30 years ago, folding tables and all. A qualitative read on how well a market is growing could be the number and size of trade...
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Security -  There’s a good reason that New York is widely described as ‘the city that never sleeps.’ It’s a worldwide financial hub; an omnipresent treasure trove of anything that generates money; an Aladdin’s cave of business; a...
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Advice - With the pace of change ever escalating, entrepreneurs today cannot afford to acquire talent through traditional hiring alone, and need to revise the perception that “talent” is only full-time employees. At the same time, more...
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Cool Tech - Since the beginning of the republic, Presidents have had a great deal of influence on promoting innovation. A year after Alexander Graham Bell spoke the first words on the telephone to Mr. Watson, Rutherford B. Hayes installed a phone...
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Advice - Real talk: I cannot imagine what my life would be like now if I did not have a remote job. As I type this, I am sitting in a cafe about 2 hours from home with Randle, Skillcrush’s Director of Content, who is traveling the country...
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Tech - As the clock struck midnight on the dreaded Instagram algorithm switch, we heard from more than a few panicked clients asking what we should do. Should we post one of those images begging followers to “please turn on our...