Don’t believe anyone that tells you that hard work is the way to get ahead. That helps tremendously as does just having a brilliant idea at the right time. But the real secret to getting ahead is networking. Your contacts are what will take your career to the next level. That random friend of so-and-so […]
Today we hear from Miriam Eaves, angel investor and Managing Director of Cargile Group, an advisory firm that assists startups with corporate and business development activities, and growth strategies. Previously, she launched two UK technology firms spun out of the British government and funded by a UK private equity group, into the US market. Prior to that, she was a founding member of the executive teams of two successful venture capital-funded firms: Wit Capital and Consumer Financial Network. Eaves is also a Board Member of WPA, a service and advocacy organization committed to helping women who have histories with the criminal justice system to realize new possibilities for themselves and their families.