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  • This NYC Startup Wants Every Traveler to Avoid the 3C’s: Carrying, Checking, and Claiming

    This NYC Startup Wants Every Traveler to Avoid the 3C’s: Carrying, Checking, and Claiming

    While there is no greater joy than getting off the airplane with all your bags and bypassing baggage claim, not every trip is fit for packing light so Luggage Free is a great solution for any...

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  • The AlleyWatch NYC Startup Daily Funding Report: 2/21/19

    The AlleyWatch NYC Startup Daily Funding Report: 2/21/19

    The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 2/21/19 featuring funding details for Solidus Labs.

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  • What VCs Say After You Leave

    What VCs Say After You Leave

    Ever wish you could be a fly on the wall after a meeting with an investor? After the platitudes have been exchanged, the masks fall and the gloves come off?

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  • CryptoWinter Has Nothing On FAMGA Winter Market Cap Loss

    CryptoWinter Has Nothing On FAMGA Winter Market Cap Loss

    Per CoinMarketCap, total crypto market capped peaked at $795.8 billion on January 7, 2018. Since that time, we’ve lost over $680 billion in market cap. We’re down over 85%. Crypto total market cap...

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  • Hiring a New Employee? Look for These 6 Traits

    Hiring a New Employee? Look for These 6 Traits

    When adding a new member to your team, you want someone who is driven, hard-working, independent, personable and able to contribute for the long term. But how can you know all of that from only a...

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  • This NYC Startup Helps Real Estate Agents Build Their Digital Reputations

    This NYC Startup Helps Real Estate Agents Build Their Digital Reputations

    Most people begin their real estate searches online, so every agent’s online “first impression” is more important than ever. Given the fact that NYC’s real estate market is fast-paced and bustling...

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  • What Made Your Startup Great Won’t Keep It Great

    What Made Your Startup Great Won’t Keep It Great

    Many modern software product teams believe agile development translates to constant improvement for customers, and as a result, resist formal roadmaps. But as products and categories mature, the...

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  • 5 Common Company Problems And Solutions That Demand Attention

    5 Common Company Problems And Solutions That Demand Attention

    I wanted to round up four problems you may face as a company leader and offer my solutions to those problems. Whether you’re a small startup or a Fortune 500, these four pieces of advice have...

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  • 5 Priceless Lessons From One Successful Entrepreneur’s Mother

    5 Priceless Lessons From One Successful Entrepreneur’s Mother

    I often think about how my mother raised me to become the person I am today. Not only was she a single parent, she was also an immigrant new to the country. Through her drive and dedication, my...

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  • Overtime Raises Another $23M to Wow Gen Z Audiences With Sports Content

    Overtime Raises Another $23M to Wow Gen Z Audiences With Sports Content

    Generation Z is spending less time watching TV and a lot more time staring at their smartphone screens. Any media company that wants to stay relevant has to create consumable content for...

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  • The AlleyWatch NYC Startup Daily Funding Report: 2/19/19

    The AlleyWatch NYC Startup Daily Funding Report: 2/19/19

    The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 2/19/19 featuring funding details for Covera Health and Zipdrug.

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  • Machines That Smell Trouble

    Machines That Smell Trouble

    Abruptly, I enter the cab escaping the arctic weather to confront something worse than freezing rain – body odor. Luckily, another taxi pulled to the curb and I continued my journey to last...

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  • 5 Lessons I Learned After I Started My Own Business

    5 Lessons I Learned After I Started My Own Business

    If you are an entrepreneur, you already know that starting a business is a lot of work. While courses and degrees may help you prepare, there are some things you just have to learn on the job....

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  • 5 Indications That Your Work Culture Needs Attention

    5 Indications That Your Work Culture Needs Attention

    Whether your company is a startup or a mature business, the last thing you need in the office is toxic work culture. Yet, according to a recent study, more than half of tech employees see their...

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  • #NYCtech Week in Review: 2/10/19-2/16/19

    #NYCtech Week in Review: 2/10/19-2/16/19

    NYC startup fundings, NYC startup exits, and NYC Tech events including news for Overtime, Chainalysis, INSHUR,  JOOR, and much more…

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  • dv01 Raises Another $15M to Change How the Lending Industry Views Data

    dv01 Raises Another $15M to Change How the Lending Industry Views Data

    Investors are bombarded with big sets of data, and it’s a difficult and tedious process to dissect large data sets and transform it into actionable information. dv01 solves this challenge for the...

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  • The AlleyWatch NYC Startup Daily Funding Report: 2/15/19

    The AlleyWatch NYC Startup Daily Funding Report: 2/15/19

    The latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 2/15/19 featuring funding details for 3DEN and StayTuned

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  • The NYC Venture Capital News Digest: 2/15/19

    The NYC Venture Capital News Digest: 2/15/19

    This bi-weekly column covers the latest news from venture capital firms in NYC for the first half of February 2019 featuring must know news including news forRosecliff Ventures, Lakehouse...

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  • Your Practical Brand Marketing Strategy

    Your Practical Brand Marketing Strategy

    When most people think about a brand marketing strategy, they think about identity. “Who are we as an organization? What should our logo look like? What colors and fonts should we use?” Those are...

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  • Effective Collaboration is a Necessity, Not an Accessory

    Effective Collaboration is a Necessity, Not an Accessory

    Your role is to get people around you to creatively and intelligently think together. That’s the essence of effective collaboration.

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