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Movies & Entertainment

The Question Concerning Iron Man’s Technology

By | Jul 29, 2017 at 8:30 am

Since it began with Iron Man, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been built on technology. From the plots of the movies – which often revolve around recovering pieces of technology or preventing them from falling into the wrong hands, to the heroes themselves and…

Interviews

Austin

Amy Webb: A Curved Path to Becoming A Futurist – Interview

By | Mar 20, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Most people associate predicting the future with superheroes, but there are people in the tech industry who have the ability to predict trends and emerging technology way in advance of what consumers will see on the market. Futurist and founder of the Future Today Institute, Amy Webb…

Productivity

San Antonio

Mel Robbins: How The Snooze Button Is Killing Your Business

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Who doesn’t hit the snooze button now and again? Those precious 10 minutes feel like a gift that allows you to nod off into a brief pre-morning nap. But what you don’t know is that snoozing is actually costing your business money. At the…

Books

DC

Steve Case Wants to Collaborate With You on His Best Selling Book

By | Oct 13, 2016 at 4:30 pm

This year, AOL founder and CEO Steve Case wrote his best selling book The Third Wave. The paperback version of the book is coming out soon, and Steve Case wants to “collaborate with you” to make some revisions. In case The Third Wave is…

News

Stop Confusing Entrepreneurs With Startup Founders, Everyone

By | Oct 4, 2016 at 9:15 am

Entrepreneurs are those who start their own self-owned small business. Startup founders are entrepreneurs whose business hinges on a specifically innovative model. In a sense, if you open a coffee shop, you’re a mere entrepreneur. If you open a store that delivers piping hot…

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Books

NYC

Interview with Arianna Huffington on ‘The Sleep Revolution’: Part 2

By | May 6, 2016 at 11:44 am

Sleep is as much a part of your health and wellness as food or exercise. That said, society as a whole doesn’t look at sleep the same as these activities; however, some people and companies are starting to look at sleep differently to get an edge…

Books

Pittsburgh

How and When to Grow in Sean Ammirati’s ‘The Science of Growth’

By | Apr 26, 2016 at 11:00 am

If you work in the tech world or would consider yourself an entrepreneur, there is a high likelihood that you’ve heard of the Lean Startup method. It’s a well adopted framework for taking ideas and turning them into companies, but beyond that you’re on…

Books

5 Tips on the Science of Growth from Sean Ammirati

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 11:09 am

What makes companies grow to change the world while others seem to fizzle out? That’s exactly what Sean Ammirati’s new book The Science of Growth looks to uncover. Ammirati follows the stories of 20 different companies, in pairs; he closely tracks and compares companies with…

Funding

7 Insider Tips for Startup Fundraising with Alejandro Cremades

By | Apr 11, 2016 at 1:02 pm

Raising capital is not an easy process. It can take much longer than you think, causing you to take your eye off running your day-to-day business. That said, in many cases it’s essential to growing your business and realizing your ultimate vision. Alejandro Cremades, the cofounder and…

SXSW

Austin

Steve Case on the Third Wave of Entrepreneurship in America

By | Mar 25, 2016 at 12:12 pm

At this year’s SXSW in Austin, TX, I sat down with Steve Case to talk about his thoughts on innovation and entrepreneurship in America, the Rise of the Rest, and his new book The Third Wave. In our exclusive Steve Case SXSW interview (which…

Books

DC

Learn the Origin of AOL’s Iconic “You’ve Got Mail”

By | Feb 19, 2016 at 9:38 am

“You’ve got mail!” No matter your age, you’re likely familiar with the timeless greeting – a memento from the Internet’s early days, and a pithy and humbling reminder of the origins of our digital age. Thanks to early Internet pioneer and AOL cofounder, Steve Case,…

Product Launch

Novelinked: Where Old Books Meet New Friends

By | Dec 10, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Do you think reading is a great habit but also know that it can get expensive? If you love reading books, then you’ll be able to relate to this app very well. With shelves full of books you’ve already read, I am sure there…

Books

Fred Wilson’s Guide to Starting Up: Business School for Startups

By | Mar 5, 2015 at 12:39 pm

Fred Wilson is a renowned venture capitalist and the principal of Union Square Ventures. Because of this, startups value any and all advice that they can get from him; and, for many, the main way they attain that knowledge is from his blog AVC…

Books

Spotted: ‘Startup Mixology’ in the Wild

By | Jun 30, 2014 at 3:04 pm

BOOM! Get your copy now at: http://t.co/H9WslUQJKZ #startupmixology #startup #book #techcocktail pic.twitter.com/UbyCsfGkAH — Frank Gruber (@FrankGruber) June 24, 2014 In case you didn’t already know, our very own founder and CEO, Frank Gruber, wrote a book. Called Startup Mixology: Tech Cocktail’s Guide To Building,…

Entrepreneur

Should You Hire Experienced Candidates or Train Inexperienced Ones?

By | May 27, 2014 at 9:39 am

This post includes extra content from Startup Mixology, my book on starting up – including how to prepare yourself for the harsh reality and celebrate positive moments along the way. Go here to subscribe to extra content and updates – and please reach out if you’re interested in…

Tech Cocktail Book

Get Quoted in a Book! This Week’s Topics: Scaling, Failure, and Serial Entrepreneurship

By | Dec 2, 2013 at 3:00 pm

As we announced, Tech Cocktail is writing a book about starting up! We are going to be working hard the next few months to write the book, but we need your help. The book is due out spring 2014 and will be published by Wiley…

Tech Cocktail Book

Get Quoted in a Book! This Week’s Topics: Marketing, Sales, Social Media, Personality

By | Nov 4, 2013 at 12:30 pm

As we announced, Tech Cocktail is writing a book about starting up! We are going to be working hard the next few months to write the book, but we need your help. The book is due out spring 2014 and will be published by Wiley…