ER106 with Joe Medved on May 9th | Founders: S’17 applications open; initial investment $100K  


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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 […]
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La Newyorkina: Best Paletas in NYC

This month’s Dessert Spotlight features a new addition to Sweetist: La Newyorkina, the Mexican paleteria/ice creamery/all things Mexican dessert shop run by Fany Gerson, also head of the Dough donut empire. While La Newyorkina’s carts and its refreshing paletas have been a feature of New York City summers since 2010, its first brick-and-mortar location in […]
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Top Consumer Trends Accelerating Innovation in 2017

In our Modern Lifestyles Intelligence Report we highlight the meta-trends and consumer personas that shaped 2016 and will accelerate in 2017. We feature innovators that will change your viewpoint on opportunities in commerce, including notable launches, brands with meaningful momentum. . .

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Popwallet in the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator

We’re thrilled to announce that Popwallet was accepted and is participating in the 12th cohort of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA). The application process is very competitive with ERA filtering through about 1,000 applications with multiple rounds of interviews.

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Building Confidence with Dublin Tech Summit Speakers

Another call for speakers popped into my inbox — it’s the third one this month. I made it a goal for 2017 to speak at one event this year and signed up for a ton of event notifications. Yet, I haven’t even been able submit a proposal. Call it a case of imposter syndrome but I kept finding myself ask

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How To (Not) Fail Your Job Interview

FROM SOMEONE WHO HAS WITNESSED COUNTLESS INTERVIEW-FAILS – AND FAILED A FEW HERSELF. Author’s Note: Hi, I’m one of the co-founders of Scouted–a job matching platform for early career talent. I wear multiple hats here (disclaimer: blogger is usually not one of them), but my main role involves working with our partner companies. I’m constantly […]
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