Big Ideas Get Cash Infusion at UTD Competition

Originally published here by Jeanne Spreier Celebrity judges weigh on student pitches at the annual Big Idea Competition at UT Dallas. UT Dallas finance-economics sophomores Jason Tran and Konan Mirza and electrical engineering student Yosias Kassaye are Alta Air founders (left to right). Their team won 3rd place and $2,500 for the best undergraduate idea. […]

7 Best Venture Capitalists for Black Entrepreneurs

Originally printed on BlackEnterprise.com by Sequoia Blodgett | [ BIO ] November 15, 2017 These venture capitalists are not only some of the top investors in the investment community but many of them are committed to spending dollars with black-owned companies. Below are their names and some highlights of companies they’ve invested in. Monique Woodard (Image: 500 Startups) Venture partner at 500 Startups. Highlight […]

3 Bad Habits CEOs Picked Up In 2017 And How They Plan To Break Them

Six CEOs share the least productive behaviors and blind spots they acquired over the past 12 months. On the agenda for 2018? Self-care and unplugging. BY PAVITHRA MOHAN 3 MINUTE READ If last year felt like a never-ending avalanche of shocking headlines, push notifications, and crises to react to–plus a big heaping spoonful of mindless distractions dumped on top of […]

ShearShare Investor Debunks 5 Crypto Currency Myths

5 Tips From A Crypto Currency Guru – James Sowers 12/20/2017 09:06 pm ET Updated 2 days ago   “An ICO is often confused with fundraising. This is a total misconception! ICO is not just a mechanism for fundraising, but a way of distributing a token to as many as possible in the network, to the benefit […]