Every entrepreneur believes they have the greatest product that is going to revolutionalize the world, worthy of venture capitalists bathing them in piles of cash to achieve their dream. But, venture capitalists don’t back products, they back winning business models. And, winning business models are anchored by companies that have the potential to generate lots […]
In big business, as well as startups, I have found that your effectiveness can be highly correlated to your ability to build and maintain people relationships, often more so than hard work, or how many hours you give. But all relationships are not the same, and your ability to distinguish between positive and negative, or […]
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for London startups for 19/9/18 featuring funding details for Modulr and AllPlants.
Millennial men represent a growing demographic in ecommerce for fashion and grooming products so understanding millennial men’s purchasing decisions is more important than ever.
A common excuse I hear from entrepreneurs for not doing the work is that real market research takes too much time, and costs too much money. Perhaps that was once true, but in this age of the worldwide Internet, big data, and pervasive business intelligence in every industry, you can use the following steps to get the data you need with very little time and cost
Stories have a lot of power — the power to inspire, delight, provoke, and even change people. Last year, North Americans spent more than $11B at the movies, showing how deeply people enjoy stories that entertain and enlighten them. Movies show how powerful stories can change people — and they have the potential to change […]
Rising labor costs and rents worldwide are driving retail establishments toward a mechanical future, potentially leaving 66 million human workers in jeopardy.
The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for London startups for 18/9/18 featuring funding details for Blippar, LendInvest, Shepper, and DADI.
A look at the largest startup funding rounds from August 2018 on a global scale including funding for Outset Medical, Yi+, Orchard Therapeutics, Paladina Health, Deezer, Moviebook Co., Nikola Motor Company, Rappi, KLOOK, Maimai, DoorDash, and many more…