Buying insurance can be a daunting task, particularly for venture-backed startups. The market for relevant insurance products tends to be fragmented and a finding a broker that understands tech can be tough. Sometimes, just getting the ball rolling can be […]
This week, we noticed that VCs and business blogs were paying attention to marketplaces, networks, and new ways to work. Could that be the big market of 2015? To kick things off on Monday, Charlie O’Donnell of Brooklyn Bridge Ventures […]
The Internet of Things creates openings in the market to reinvent entire product categories, and build the “household name” brands of tomorrow. Cities Defense Enterprise Healthcare Insurance Factories Security These are the industries that our panelists from the Internet of […]
Choosing an investor based on price is like picking a romantic partner based on looks; your happiness won’t last. It’s hard for entrepreneurs to turn down money, a point that Kegan Schouwenburg, Co-Founder and CEO of Sols described at our […]
The TOTAL ACCESS team was out in New York City last week, hosting events for some of the Big Apple’s most dedicated entrepreneurs. Despite the cold and snow, we had a full house for our panel event discussing industries and […]
By: Anamaria Nino-Murcia (Startup Coach & Founder of Foothold Coaching) When I was an early-stage entrepreneur, I considered—and then quickly dismissed—the idea of hiring an “executive coach.” I assumed a coach would be too expensive and completely out of touch […]
The question comes up all the time, “what’s the definition of a series seed/A and how much should I be raising?” It used to be the case that if you were raising a seed, A or B round, you would […]
By: Joaquin Roca (Consultant & COO at Venwise) If corporations were, in fact, people, culture would be the personality. Culture is what it’s like to interact with an organization. Whether you’re an employee, customer, investor, partner or press, you’re exposed […]
Yesterday, we hosted our very first women entrepreneurial session, powered by women for women. With no surprise, it was so inspiring to watch the women entrepreneurs mind share and help one another in such an honest and open setting. There […]
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