Skin is the armor that gets us through our day, going through a lot of wear and tear that our busy lives expose us to. That is why Heyday has launched the most personalized facial, fueled by technology, for the on-the-go person, but what makes Heyday distinct is its understanding that no two facials are […]
In an era where it’s difficult to determine who is behind a product review or article, consumers are growing tired of inauthentic and sponsored promotions. While the internet can provide information at your fingertips for nearly any purpose, when there is a potential transaction at stake, merchants, brands, and manufacturers have inundated the web with […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 11/13/18 featuring funding details for MASSE, Heyday, For Days, and Portal.
If you’re thinking about investing in non-traditional asset classes, fine art should be high on your list of options to explore. Over a span of several decades, fine art’s favorable investment characteristics, such as its ability to act as a store of wealth to hedge against inflation and currency devaluation, have made it an increasingly […]
The cost of entry to the entrepreneur lifestyle is at an all-time low, but the challenge of winning and success is at an all-time high. Anyone can build a new website, or publish a smartphone app for a few thousand dollars, but getting market penetration requires a lot more. Customers have come to expect disruptive […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 11/12/18 featuring funding details for Checkmate.
One of the questions we get asked most frequently by our portfolio company CEOs is: How can I recruit great sales talent? Twice a year, we host teaching sessions for our companies on the fundamentals of startup sales management. At those sessions, we offer this advice on recruiting world-class revenuers: The biggest predictor of success […]
There is only one chance in 562,400 that a person in today’s world will win a medal in the summer Olympic Games. Depending upon the sport and event, the chances of winning a gold medal range from 1 in 3.5 million to 1 in 9 million. I was fortunate to train several track and field […]
Every technical entrepreneur is an early adopter of technology, so naturally, they build things with people like themselves in mind. Unfortunately, for most solution markets, early adopters represent only 10 to 15 percent of the total opportunity, so it’s easy to get mislead on the real requirements of mainstream customers. Psychologists call this the confirmation bias. […]
NYC Tech News for the week ending 11/10 including the NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events including news for Journy, Dynamic Yield, Gastrograph, Dormify, Teamworthy Ventures, RapidSOS, Resy, Reserve, Grovo, and much more…
Notable US startup fundings for the week ending 11/10/18 featuring funding details fo Engineer.ai, RapidSOS, Mayvenn, Woven, RealtimeBoard, Turvo, and Coder.