Today, we take a look at the 15 companies that have raised the largest startup funding rounds in Los Angeles in Q4 of 2018 using some data from our friends at Crunchbase. In addition to the dollar amount, we have included a brief description, industry, round type, total equity funding raised, and funding round details. Lastly, in […]
The latest venture capital seed and angel deals for LA startups for 1/22/19 featuring funding details for HeyTutor.
The biggest problem is the lack of open, honest, robust, and courageous communication, which can be narrowed down into six aspects
While vacationing and experiencing a major family milestone, a hidden news story about a local-born scientist caught my eye. Dr. Avi Loeb, chairman of Harvard University’s astronomy department, controversially proposed that Oumuamua (the mysterious elongated asteroid-like object that was discovered in 2017) could be an interstellar alien visitor. The scout from the Vega Galaxy “may be a fully operational […]
Notable startup fundings for the week ending 1/19/19 featuring funding details for Niantic, Rubrik, Outdoorsy, and much, much more .
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the largest US startup funding rounds from December 2018. I have included some additional information such as industry, company description, round type, notable investors in the company, and total equity funding raised to further the analysis. CLICK ON THE ARROWS BELOW TO NAVIGATE THE […]
This piece brilliantly ties together leadership lessons from the great conductors in music to similar leadership lessons in the business world.
Most entrepreneurs I know are individually very innovative, but a successful startup can’t be a one-man show (for long). That means they need to build an innovative team, which is not a skill that most people are born with. In fact, some very innovative individuals, known as ‘idea people’ or inventors, often end up creating […]
The landscape of employee recruitment looks a lot different than it did twenty- or even ten years ago, and that’s largely because of the widespread popularity and use of social media platforms. Platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook are giving rise to Social Recruiting and CareerArc is the leading HR technology platform that streamlines social […]