NYC-based micro-learning content platform Grovo has been acquired by Santa Monica-based Cornerstone OnDemand, a publicly traded learning and human capital management software company for $24M in an all-cash deal. “The acquisition of Grovo helps fulfill the vision we had on day one for Cornerstone to improve access to education on a global basis. As leaders […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 11/8/18 featuring funding details for Force Therapeutics.
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the largest startup funding rounds globally during the month of August. I have included some additional information such as industry, round type, a brief description of the company, and total equity funding raised for the company to further the analysis. USE THE ARROWS BELOW TO NAVIGATE THE […]
A pitch deck is quite possibly the most important document a startup will ever produce. Businesses who get it right could generate millions of dollars worth of capital, generate new leads and expose their brand to a huge audience in one fell swoop. Businesses who get it wrong could jeopardize investment opportunities in the boardroom before they even get to the second slide. Here are some of the most common startup funding mistakes — and how new businesses can avoid them.
When business students look back at the first decade of this millennium, they’ll think of it as the age of digital transformation. It will widely be considered as the time when the vast majority of industrial sectors went completely digital. And they wouldn’t be wrong: Digital Transformation is a top priority for many large companies. […]
Generation Z is all about individuality and customization, and according to studies 55% of Gen Z’ers rather have the ability to design products that nobody owns. King Children is the latest eyewear company – powered by 3D printing technology- that is giving full design power to consumers. Purchasing a pair of glasses from King Children […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 11/7/18 featuring funding details for Scala, Snooze, Loftey, and more .
Over the last several years, many technologies have been developed to help accelerate and automate the sales and marketing functions. First, it was upper funnel tools that help drive customer awareness and consideration through marketing automation, which I have previously written about. Then, came the middle and lower funnel tools that help drive customer evaluation and […]
Every organization has to figure out how to make meetings productive. It’s a complex challenge. In order to be effective, each meeting needs to engage the individual talents of the people involved and work to achieve the organization’s specific goals for the moment, in a way that’s both culturally relevant and contextually sensitive to the […]
I often spend hours with them brainstorming on all the possible barriers that may slow adoption rates, and how to plan or modify the business model to work around these obstacles.
The entire healthcare industry is working towards to a common goal of bettering humanity but most of the effort is fragmented. The amount of medical research is growing exponentially and there has been no easy way to navigate it. Enter H1. It took around 2 years and millions of dollars for H1 to compile the most […]