Business: Startup to IPO

What to Expect When Your Investing – Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary Tell All

Sound Ventures partner, Ashton Kutcher, uses skills from his acting career to be a better investor. "As an actor, you need to have empathy for your characters, which is a skill that directly correlates with investing"

Business: Startup to IPO

4 Names to Know as a “Crafty” Entrepreneur

Recently, I attended NY NOW, a trade show focused on gift products as well as home & living. My focus was on the gift market and I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to attend a seminar on how technology can help the "maker entrepreneurs" who have taken a craft and created a business.… Continue reading 4 Names to Know as a “Crafty” Entrepreneur

Business: Startup to IPO

What is a “startup” really?

Peter Thiel proposed this concept of there being two types of startups: o to 1 startups = actually starting new things 1 to n startups (with n being whatever number you so choose) = copying what already exists Initially I was confused. . .how could a startup succeed if it really was just a copy… Continue reading What is a “startup” really?