Weekly Techstars Diversity / Inclusion Office Hours in New York City
NOVEMBER 14, 2016
In addition to Alex, other Techstars folks who will do these office hours include KJ Singh and Jillian Canning who help Alex run the Techstars NY City Program, Jenny Fielding who runs the Techstars IoT and Fintech Programs, Eamonn Carey who runs Techstars Connection, and Jenny Lawton , who recently joined Techstars as a Chief Operating Officer. The post Weekly Techstars Diversity / Inclusion Office Hours in New York City appeared first on Feld Thoughts.
New York City Is Banning This 1 Job Interview Question
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The new legislation will affect 3.8 million workers.
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JANUARY 25, 2017
Some of these companies are poised for a public offering; others have found success, but are now re-tooling their model amid Donald Trump's presidency. Remember these names in 2017
48in48 New York City 2016 in photos
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
We pulled off 48in48 in a city outside of Atlanta. To be able to pull off New York City helped us realize that our BIG long-term goal, to run the event in 48 cities worldwide over the same weekend, is that much more achievable (granted, we have a lot of work left to do, but still.).
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Startup Lessons Learned
APRIL 11, 2011
While I was in New York, I had another opportunity to witness this firsthand, and I wanted to share the results with you. Brant: Interesting idea that would only work in a limited number of cities. The Lean Startup Machine looks a lot like reality television for startups.
The Lowline, the World's First Underground Park, Is Coming to New York City
JULY 13, 2016
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Top 10 Women-Led Companies in New York City
SEPTEMBER 21, 2015
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The Biggest, Baddest Desk in New York City
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
Barbarian Group, the New York City-based creative agency whose tagline is "it''s gonna be awesome," just upgraded its 20th Street digs with a 4,400-foot communal superdesk. "It''s It''s a 4,400-foot Mbius strip of plywood, steel, and resin. This is no two-man startup.
The Center Of The E-commerce Universe - 9 Founders On Why New York City
FEBRUARY 6, 2016
It is expensive to live and work in the City That Never Sleeps. So why, in the "you can start a company easily, cheaply, anywhere era", would a founder choose to launch and scale a startup in New York City
New York City Tech Industry Strong, Growing Fast
APRIL 2, 2014
As if the thriving New York City tech ecosystem needed any more heady boosterism. Jobs in the technology sector in New York City are not only being created at a faster pace than in other sectors, but they also pay 49 percent more than the average citywide hourly wage.
Why New York City Will Never Be a Startup Haven
MAY 3, 2016
Manhattan is the Big Apple but it will never lead the world when it comes to startups. Here's why
How New York City's Biggest Music Festival Started in One Entrepreneur's Childhood Bedroom
JUNE 10, 2015
Just five years ago, Governors Ball was a young trio's pipe dream. Now it draws 135,000 people a year
New York City Installs Wi-Fi Kiosks, People Use Them to Watch Porn
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What are the advantages of stationing your startup in New York City opposed to Silicon Valley / SF?
SEPTEMBER 13, 2014
A city that from the Mayor on down is devoted to helping the tech startup community expand exponentially. The world’s fastest growing tech startup ecosystem. A much more tightly knit startup community, compared to the larger but more diffuse West Coast community. Access to many, many more world market centers (advertising, finance, fashion, media, food, etc.). The world’s largest Tech Meetup (not to mention Meetup.com itself).
Making An Impact: Women Owned Businesses Are Strengthening New York City
MARCH 24, 2016
Who is driving new business growth AND having a social impact in New York City? According to a new study, it's increasingly women
How New York City Is Turning Itself Into a Global Startup Hub
JUNE 16, 2016
International, interconnected NYC might be the world's best place to be an entrepreneur
The Best Places Worldwide to Start Your High-Growth Startup
Up and Running
JULY 21, 2016
Rather than focusing on the cities that have less expensive labor and best overall business growth (as I did in my recent article on the 10 best U.S. To determine which cities made the cut, I turned to Compass’s Global Startup Ecosystem Report for 2015. New York City, New York, USA.
Simply Awesome Leadership in Computer Science Education
JANUARY 13, 2012
In it Fred announced a new initiative in New York City called The Academy For Software Engineering. If successful, it will have a profound impact on computer science education in the New York public high school system. Computer Science Education codestars computer science education fred wilson NCWIT new york city software academyI woke up this morning to a post from Fred Wilson titled The Academy For Software Engineering.
Business as Usual? Fuggedaboutit! Meet the 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in New York City
AUGUST 20, 2014
Baseball tickets, first-class seats, outrageous events, and fancy lingerie: These companies have it all. And the Big Apple is embedded in their business DNA
Taxi-Hailing Battle Heats Up in New York City
FEBRUARY 5, 2013
Hailo announced it raised a new $30 million round of funding led by Union Square Ventures. As taxi-hailing-app maker Hailo attempts to tackle the crucial New York City market, it has investor Fred Wilson on its side.
Women 2.0's Founder Labs Expands to New York City
MARCH 22, 2011
Moreover, the program will expand from its current San Francisco location to New York City, with the first east coast program set to begin in May. Founder Labs boasts a great list of mentors and guest speakers, and the expansion to New York will add to that.
Taxes Are a Huge Part of the Battle between New York City and Airbnb
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Airbnb is locked in legislation with New York over a new law to impose fines on illegal listings, but for some, the issue runs far deeper
Organizing Mar-Tech with Regional LUMAscapes: Boston, Los Angeles and New York City
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This is going to be BIG.
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I remember hearing that a New York City venture fund was raising money in 2004 and almost skipping the meeting, because New York wasn’t a viable place to deploy that much capital—it was a small blip in the past. I've heard that most new angels make 70% of their lifetime investments within the first year of starting to invest--i.e. There isn’t a single person in the NYC that is more excited than I am about how far we’ve come.
Techweek Announces Its Top 100 New York City Leaders
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The annual technology conference returns to the Big Apple in mid-October
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Sick Leave for Your Employees: Why it Matters
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Beginning next month businesses in New York City that have 20 or more employees will be required to provide a minimum of 5 paid sick days for those workers every year. 5 things that suck (about hiring new employees) and 10 things companies can do about it.
New York City, ‘nuff said…
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. New York City, ‘nuff said…. New York City NYC logo design awesome
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The automated investment service manages nearly $4 billion in customer assets
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This is going to be BIG.
NOVEMBER 4, 2013
Literally, the whole city was watching--across so many different communities, both local and international. Once I got through the Bronx and back into the city, I was in one foot in front of the other mode, chanting "Forward" to myself as I mentally did the math on how fast I needed to go to still make four hours. Well, thank you, New York.
Uber's Going to War With New York City
JULY 2, 2015
And this time, the ride-hailing service really, really has a point
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New York City is a dream but can also be a navigational nightmare, equal parts crammed circus and rat race mixed at warp speed. This holds for the city’s tech sector.
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Mayor Bloomberg leaves a significant legacy in terms of being a friend to business and trumpeting the city''s tech start-up scene. New York City is home to more than 200,000 small businesses. It was always was bad news when you heard from the city.
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