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As Communication Improves, Culture Improves, as Does the Bottom Line -- 4 Tools That Make a Difference

Amy Rees Anderson | Posted 07.01.2015 | Business
Amy Rees Anderson

In order to be a successful company you must create an environment that encourages the contribution and open sharing of information.

Angel Investors Are Still the Lifeblood of Startups

Marty Zwilling | Posted 06.04.2015 | Business
Marty Zwilling

It remains to be seen whether all the recent crowd funding enhancements, including the right to general solicitation (Jobs Act, Title II), and the still pending ability to crowd fund equity investments in startup (Jobs Act, Title III), will bring more value to entrepreneurs than burden.

Equity Crowdfunding Is Dead -- Long Live Equity Crowdfunding

Victoria Silchenko | Posted 05.05.2015 | Small Business
Victoria Silchenko

In life, whatever it is we are seeking will not arrive in the form we are expecting. Such is the case with raising equity in a post JOBS Act market -- something that fascinated but at the same time confused many business owners.

Women in Business: Sue Heilbronner, CEO and Co-Founder of MergeLane

Laura Dunn | Posted 01.18.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Sue has been a CEO, President, or Chief Marketing Officer for digital marketing and ecommerce companies since the earliest days of the internet. She began her career as an attorney -- last as a federal prosecutor with the US Department of Justice.

Going Against the Flow: Joanne Wilson, Angel Investor and Blogger at Gotham Gal

Charu Sharma | Posted 12.14.2014 | Women
Charu Sharma

Entrepreneurship comes from within and that is why there are so many serial entrepreneurs. There is a fire in their belly, a passion for what they do.

Cities and the Cult of the Entrepreneur

Ida Hempel | Posted 08.05.2014 | Technology
Ida Hempel

Silicon Valley grew out the convergence of several successes over several decades. Time and chance will tell which efforts will boom and which will bust.

Think You Like What You Like? Think Again

Nir Eyal | Posted 07.21.2013 | Business
Nir Eyal

A funny thing happens when you lie to people: they tend to believe. Why shouldn't they? They lie to themselves all the time. Our minds are wired to respond in predictable ways-among them is perceiving the world the way we want to see it, not necessarily the way it is.

Temptation

Nir Eyal | Posted 07.08.2013 | Technology
Nir Eyal

Temptation is more than just the promise of reward. Recent advances in neuroscience allow us to peer into the brain, providing a greater understanding of what makes us want.

Creating a Pipeline of Angel Investors

Nicole Skibola | Posted 11.15.2011 | Impact
Nicole Skibola

Women in general tend to be more conservative and less experienced investors than men of equivalent wealth. Realizing the importance of women angel investors, the Pipeline Fellowship was born.

Entrepreneurs and Investors Will Make a Better World for All of Us

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Vivian Norris

If there was one common thing linking the entrepreneurs I met at the LeWeb Technology conference, it was that uplifting, optimistic feeling of individuals taking their passions and turning them into realities.

NYC, the Startup City, Calling all Angels!

Jack Hidary | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jack Hidary

During the 90's, NY had its share of tech startups, but many did not last through the crash. New startups are now emerging across Manhattan and Brooklyn in numbers we have not seen in a decade.

Finding An Angel Investor: 5 Things You Need To Know

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Geoff Williams | Posted 08.06.2011 | Small Business

So you have a great business but can't find enough money to take it to the next level? And you just know that if you found someone with good intention...