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Entries by Julie Kantor from 10/2012

This Barrel Is Ready to Roll! Launching Our Tech Startup

| Posted 10.02.2012 | Technology

The days before the launch of our business Barrel of Jobs reminds me of that feeling I had as a kid as I approach slowwwwly the top of a rollercoaster. Huge excitement for the ride, tempered by the growing fear of the unknown.

Big Choices and Dreaming Big: The Women Tech Founders of DEMO 2012

| Posted 10.11.2012 | Technology

Lights, camera, action! DEMO 2012 in Silicon Valley was sensational. Launch day for a new company unspools like a 24-hour rollercoaster ride and our team returned to Washington, DC sleep deprived, technology addicted, and ready to try out a dozen new web and social innovations.

Want More Jobs? New Technology Can Help Small Businesses Hire Better Talent, Faster

| Posted 10.17.2012 | Small Business

Last week I had all of 60 seconds to pitch the company I co-founded, Barrel of Jobs, at the Carnegie Library in Washington, D.C. I started by asking ...

Just Say 'No' to Golf (and Other Advice for Female MBAs)

| Posted 10.26.2012 | Business

I found a quiet alcove of the hotel and began to envision a clear and lucrative playing field for women off the golf course. Frankly, I see a game where we can all better leverage our creativity and comparative advantages.