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How This Female-Founded Activewear Company Gained Traction In Under 9 Months -- And You Can Too

by StartUpNV on July 30, 2019

In the first nine months of business, Addison Bay found a way to carve out space in a noisy industry. The company's founder shares three growth tactics that she credits for the quick success of her business. @jiawertz

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These 4 harmless habits are sapping your brain power

by StartUpNV on July 29, 2019

Neuroscientist Tara Swart argues that snacking and comparing yourself to someone else can lessen your cognitive functions. @TaraSwart

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How Poppy Northcutt cracked NASAs boys club and became a feminist icon

by StartUpNV on July 24, 2019

It was easier to put a man on the moon than accept women as rocket scientists. A half-century after the Apollo missions, the first female Mission Control engineer is still fighting for womens rights.@SueKarlin

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The founder of Shake Shack insisted on micromanaging every decision at his growing restaurant chain until an NYU student proposed a 3-category solution to help him become a better manager

by StartUpNV on July 22, 2019

Danny Meyer built up a collection of successful restaurants, but it was in learning what not to do that he became a better manager. @Neil_Irwin

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Aggressive Leaders Are More Likely to Be Punished for Their Mistakes

by StartUpNV on July 18, 2019

We dont want to give them the benefit of the doubt.@HemantKakkar

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These 20 Pictures Will Teach You More Than Reading 100 Books - Benjamin Hardy

by StartUpNV on July 16, 2019

The 20 images in this article make up my Culture Wall, created by GapingVoid, a company that helps people design their organizational culture. The art is done by Hugh MacLeod, who has drawn pictures for books by Seth Godin and many other influential individuals and companies.

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Sam Adams' Jim Koch And Other Billionaires Talk About Why It Pays To Manufacture In America

by StartUpNV on July 15, 2019

Forbes spoke to half a dozen billionaires or their companies, all of who still think it pays to make their products in the U.S. @catherineperlo1

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25 Entrepreneurs Share the Worst Advice They Ever Received

by StartUpNV on July 12, 2019

When in doubt, trust your gut. @Entrepreneur

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How We Can Beat Venture Capital's Diversity Problem

by StartUpNV on July 10, 2019

Minorities and females are yet to be fully integrated into the venture-backed technology world. So, what can we do? @KwStoner

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What Are the Right Questions to Ask When You're Starting Your First Business

by StartUpNV on July 9, 2019

Focus on the important stuff at the start of your entrepreneurial journey. @JJeffrose

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5 Business and Life Lessons on Grit and Determination I Learned from the Late, Legendary Gloria Vanderbilt

by StartUpNV on July 9, 2019

Grit and determination were the characteristics this famous socialite, author and actress offered the world.@Brianedmondson

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Last Week In Venture: Weapon-Watching AI, Law-Automating Bot Apps, And Funding Nonprofit Tech Ventures

by StartUpNV on July 9, 2019

The weekly rundown of venture deals which may have flown under your radar.@crunchbasenews

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5 Questions to Consider When Pricing Smart Products

by StartUpNV on July 8, 2019

Take into account the value of data.@NicSiggelkow

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Why This Female Founder Isn't Afraid to Show Her Empathetic Side

by StartUpNV on July 5, 2019

Empathy is pigeonholed as a 'soft skill,' but in fact it's crucial for motivating others.@chewishgirl

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Unit Economics

by StartUpNV on July 5, 2019

Commentators are looking hard for what's wrong with startups in Silicon Valley. @sama

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8 Movies Every Entrepreneur Should Watch In 2019

by StartUpNV on July 4, 2019

Next year's business movies cover everything from the Theranos fraud case to the Cambridge Analytica scandal. @inc.

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98 Percent of VC Funding Goes to Men. Can Women Entrepreneurs Change a Sexist System

by StartUpNV on July 3, 2019

Last year, the largest VC deal for a female team was $165 million -- a stark contrast to that for males, which was $3 billion. @Haydenfield

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Why the Wage Gap Solution Is Transparency, Not Legislation - HR Daily Advisor

by StartUpNV on July 3, 2019

Earlier this year, the U.S. House passed the Paycheck Fairness Act to further the cause of gender wage parity. Now, Im not against government regulation, but Im skeptical of change thats enforced from the top down because lawmakers cant mandate corporate buy-in. @chewishgirl

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Startups may get a standard framework to design Esops

by StartUpNV on July 2, 2019

Angel investor LetsVenture to build a structure to help firms attract top talent from global tech firms.

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How to do hard things | David R. MacIver

by StartUpNV on July 2, 2019

This is a system I only somewhat tongue in cheek refer to as “The Fully General System For Learning To Do Hard Things”. It’s a useful conceptual framework for how to get better at things that you currently find difficult. @DRmaciver

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8 predictions made by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos 20 years ago that were right on the money

by StartUpNV on July 1, 2019

Even when Amazon was young, CEO Jeff Bezos had an extraordinary vision for the future of his company.

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Guy Kawasaki Explains Why Steve Jobs Used 190-Point Text on Presentation Slides

by StartUpNV on June 28, 2019

Make your presentations stand out with fewer words and bigger text. @CarmineGallo

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Here's the pitch deck that raised millions for 2 ex Googlers whose startup helps new millennial parents find childcare

by StartUpNV on June 28, 2019

Millennials are having kids and trying to balance work and parenting. This startup saw an opportunity to help by creating a way to find reliable childcare. @BusinessInsider

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Heres SendGrids seed round pitch deck - Techstars

by StartUpNV on June 28, 2019

In 2009, coming out of Techstars, SendGrid set out to raise a seed round. The original target was $300,000. They ended up raising $750,000 in that round. Eight years later, they went public at around a $1B valuation. Shortly thereafter, Twilio acquired SendGrid for $2 billion. Great success stories have humble beginnings. This was true

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Get your Gmail under control with these essential time-savers

by StartUpNV on June 27, 2019

Speed through your inbox with keyboard shortcuts, spam fighters, and more.

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