The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for London startups for 13/12/2019 featuring funding details for Segmentify and much more. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
As a mentor to many aspiring entrepreneurs, I challenge them to think beyond what I call linear extensions to a current trend, such as another “easier-to-use” app for smartphones, a new dating site for pets, or another niche social network. In my experience, these startups usually find the field crowded with competitors, making it hard to get […]
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for London startups for 12/12/2019 featuring funding details for Portify, Kindred, and much more
As we approach the year’s end, I’m delighted to report that our funds are growing and changing. In particular, I wanted to let everyone know about plans for the next Social Starts fund, Social Starts Health and Happiness, which we call “SH2,” for short. SH2 is the only venture fund focused on the emerging science […]
Ten of the top failures we both see in the early stages of entrepreneurship followed immediately by recommendations to mitigate losses from each of these items.
Calling the shots and being your own boss is super empowering but managing your own bookkeeping can be one of the most challenging aspects of being self-employed. Ember is the accounting tool that is built for business owners- not accounts. Ember integrates with users’ bank accounts and automates the entire accounting process, making it super […]
The latest venture capital, seed, pre-seed, and angel deals for London startups for 11/12/2019 featuring funding details for MyOnlineTherapy, Splento, and much more.
For too long online users have been too willing to hand over their personal data in exchange for using mobile services (e.g., Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Google, etc.). As these companies continue to expand their footprints, untethered by regulators, into every facet of their customer’s lives there is a growing revolt.
As a business owner in this age of rapid technological change, with the surge of worldwide competitors, setbacks and adversity are virtually guaranteed. Based on my years of experience mentoring and advising entrepreneurs, you need to attack problems and challenges with a mindset of success, or it is unlikely that you or your business will […]
Spending money is easy, but saving money is hard. Plum, the AI assistant that analyses users’ income and spending patterns, calculates the ideal savings amount and automatically sets it aside. While users can withdraw money from Plum at any time, they also have the option to invest that money in themed funds at various risk […]