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Analytics -  //IPhones, Tablets and FitBits are examples of technology late adopters are slow to embrace. Charlie Wells joins Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero and discusses reasons why they wait to buy new gadgets and how companies market to them.
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#NYCTech -  The tech scene in New York has its roots embedded in the industries that are endemic to the city. In no one city are there are more professionals with deep domain expertise and industry insights than in NYC and this body of knowledge...
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mediagraph -  //Dean Kamen, the noted inventor and innovator talks about what makes a successful entrepreneur: it’s not the profit motive, he says. Find out why.
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Uncategorized -  Here’s our curated list of a few NYC startup events for this week.On Monday night, join the HBS Club of NYC as they host an evening of panel discussions around the topic of fintech investment in NYC featuring Brooks Gibbins,...
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Uncategorized -  Reading is necessary. We have been pretty good with dealing with the annoying aspects of it, but at this point we have no alternatives. We have learned to flip between pages quickly, dog-earing pages we want to go back to, or even...
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Uncategorized -  Becoming a doctor is turning more difficult with each passing year. More graduates, more super-geniuses that don't need to study to beat your MCAT scores. You shouldn't only be recognized as competent because of a number you score on...
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Lifestyle - Company-issued smartphones have obliterated the line between the workday and off hours. For employers and workers, 8 p.m. emails from the boss...
Uncategorized -  Since the Industrial Revolution, commerce in America has been based on a chain of supply and demand: who was best equipped to provide a product to the customer who needed it? Until 2003, when everything was changed by a new...
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AlleyTalk -  Noa Mintz is a freshman in high school, and she's taking the New York City childcare scene by storm, catering to a huge urban market.Now 15, Mintz started Nannies by Noa in August 2012. She said she saw a need through her own...
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Advice -  Picking a co-founder is stressful, but there are some ways to tell if they’re right for your business.A group of successful startup CEOs recently asked fellow members in an online forum,“When do you know that it’s okay to...
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Uncategorized -  We need to retain brain capital in the U.S. as the foreign nationals who exit our universities with graduate degrees are currently not allowed to stay. Entrepreneurs return home and end up competing with American companies –...
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#NYCTech -  The holidays are coming and it’s the same thing every year: holidays parties, office parties, family gatherings - and food, food, food. No worries – you’ll lose it in the new year. You’ll start going to the gym again....
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#NYCTech - Today we take a look at the state of venture capital and angel funding during the all of July, both in New York and nationally. Analyzing some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we break down the national...
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Uncategorized -  When a brand or manufacturer fails to execute a strong digital strategy, it risks falling short of customer expectations.“Consumers today do not distinguish between channels, or even brands versus retailers, but they do have...
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Cool Tech -  Recently, I had the good fortune of meeting Jason Ravel, a new robotic entrepreneur out of Columbia University. He is focused on helping solve real problems for physically-challenged humans in an aging world. I am sworn to secrecy,...
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Advice -  Following up on Lesson #145, Issues to Consider Before Selling to Big Companies, I wanted to drill down deeper on earnouts and potential pitfalls to avoid, as earnouts rarely payout as expected.First of all, what is an...