When it comes to starting a successful business, you must first have a viable idea. Here’s a few tips to help you find one.
Show of hands: who thinks that looking for a new apartment in NYC is one of the greatest leisure time activities on the planet? We know. Major pain point and that’s why Skylight just raised a $500k seed round from the likes of Tim Draper, Marc Benioff, and Great Oaks VC. Skylight is a really […]
Most people agree that entrepreneurs have to think differently and take risks to have much chance of building a successful business. Yet I have found that serious entrepreneurs usually go way beyond these platitudes in their actions and thinking and often won’t volunteer their real views for fear of alienating “regular” people and being branded […]
In 2009, Douglas W. Jamison became CEO and Chairman of the Board at the Harris & Harris Group after having worked for the company since 2002. He prepared for a career in venture capital by earning a master’s degree from the University of Utah and spending six years managing the University’s intellectual property. His work […]
Today, we speak with Women Innovate Mobile Mentor, Augie Grasis. Named the 2009 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award Winner in the Central Midwest Technology category, Augie Grasis is an established entrepreneur known for his savvy business approach and industry-changing ideas. Since founding Handmark in 2000, Grasis has played an important role […]