Events: ER111 10/3 with Andrew Cleland, Comcast Ventures |♀ Founders Night 10/4 | Founders: W’18 applications open; initial investment $100K  

Blog

Read the latest insights from ERA companies

Reinventing Video Calls with Roger

I’m a founder with a small software team, and we deal with a lot of friction when communicating with each other. Either we have to type out what we want to say in Slack or e-mail (WTF, it’s 2017…we still have to type our messages?) or go through the annoyances of a Skype session—which includes scheduling a […]
Read More

DO CUSTOMERS REALLY WANT TO BE WOWED?

What’s the best customer service story you know? Every company seems to have that one story where their customer service department went above and beyond to create a legendary customer experience.

Read More

The War for Top Talent: Top 6 Hiring Mistakes

In the past decade, the business world has realized something that the Lakers, Yankees and Patriots have known forever: talent wins games. More than ever, a company’s ability to attract and retain top talent serves as a major factor in its long-term success or failure. In other words: the war for to

Read More

An Overview of Summarization

One of Agolo’s main areas of focus is text summarization. Summarization is the process of taking a mess of unstructured information and distilling it into something consumable. Easier said than done. This formulation of the problem oversimplifies many considerations that a summarization system. . .

Read More

Event Experiences are the New Swag

Socks, coasters, mints, hand sanitizer, candy, usb drives, flashlights, backpacks, notebooks, pens, water bottles, tote, phone chargers, t-shirts, keychains, moleskins, phone cases, paper weights, sunglasses, bluetooth speakers, baseball hats…. Those are just some of the items our CEO has collected at the 300+ conferences he’s attended over the years. How many socks, coasters, mints, hand […]
Read More