Finding a bra with the proper support and coverage can be very difficult, time-consuming, and expensive, but Harper Wilde is changing that with its at-home try-on program. Customers choose up to three bras in any style, color, and size that are shipped directly to their homes, and customers only pay for what they keep, ensuring […]
I’m sure you know a few people at work who are always “too busy,” but never seem to get much done. For many of these, it’s an excuse to decline new work, impress others, or gain sympathy. For others, it’s a legitimate complaint, indicative of being out of control or not managing their time. If […]
I’ve never considered myself an entrepreneur at heart — I’m far too risk averse to put everything on the line and jump headfirst into a venture from scratch. But during my six years as an entrepreneur, I’ve learned that entrepreneurship doesn’t have to be all or nothing. It is possible to incrementally build your business […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for LA startups for 7/18/18 including details on funding for pocket.watch and Openpath.
Knowing all too well how hard it is to start a single new business, I’ve always wondered how several well-known entrepreneurs, including Richard Branson and Elon Musk, have managed to successfully lead dozens of startups to success, and thrive on the process. These special people are called serial entrepreneurs because they have figured out how to do it over and […]
Ever since the première of “Steamboat Willie” in 1928, The Walt Disney Company has pushed the envelope of imagination. Mickey Mouse is still more popular worldwide than any single human actor. In fact, from that one cel an entire world of animated characters was birthed. The entertainment powerhouse demonstrated last week a new generation of […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for LA startups for 7/17/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Issues like anxiety and depression are more pervasive now than ever, among people from all walks of life. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, one in five people suffer from mental illness, and unfortunately, the stigma surrounding it continues to prevent people from seeking help. As a venture capitalist with a focus on […]
Starting a new venture and thriving in today’s economy is hard, but the best have figured out that customers and employees need to feel that you have a sense of purpose, to complement the company’s pursuit of profit. A higher purpose motivates people in a way that financial wins alone never will. For a company […]
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With so much going on in the thriving LA tech and startup ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the news in the space. We keep you abreast of a few of things that you may have missed in LA Tech news for the week of 7/8/18-7/14/18 including the LA startup fundings, exits, and events. CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT […]