Whenever an influential organization publishes a “standard” financing document, important questions need to be asked about not just its specific terms, but also the entire concept of “standard” terms in general, and potential biases in their creation.
Managing personal finances has lots of moving pieces and nuanced details, and this is only amplified when accounting for the modern, cultural shift in family structures. A great solution for keeping all family members- and even friends- up to date with personal finances is Namu. This fintech app allows friends and families to manage their […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 3/12/19 featuring funding details for Concert Finance.
Brands are people first. Customers are people too, so customers tend to take their relationship with a brand personally. Thus it’s not a surprise that people love their favorite smartphone brand, cringe when you mention their cable company or even hate the mention of a particular bank. Startups, as well as every existing business, need […]
Why should calling customer service be something that consumers dread? StellaService is asking this same question and providing an answer with its success platform, Stella Connect, built specifically for customer service teams. This platform boosts agents’ performance through features like specific customer feedback and rewards, and it also encourages friendly competition amongst agents through its […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 3/11/19 featuring funding details for StellaService and Fairygodboss.
New York City is home to more than 8 million people, so how do its infrastructure and services cater to this growing population? Well, it’s all about the embedded RFID Tag that collects invaluable data…
When I started mentoring entrepreneurs and startups a few years ago, I anticipated that I would get mostly tough technical questions, but instead, I more often hear things like “Where do I start?” I find that the basics are actually the hardest to answer, just like your parents found out when they first tried to […]
Advances in technology have made applying for a job easier than ever before. Yet the same technology has made the jobs of recruitment professional more difficult given that there has been an influx of candidates that need to be managed. Enter Wade & Wendy. It’s an AI-powered chatbot that offers automation for both employers and […]
I’ve written extensively about my experience seeing the crypto light, and why others struggle to see it. This post is about why, when people see the crypto light, everyone sees something different. The Blind Men & An Elephant The genesis of this post was the result of reading an interesting post by Casey Caruso “The five camps of crypto”. In […]