ShearShare’s Response to #HurricaneHarvey Survivors

For our Houston family: #Hair is not important to us today, but in the coming weeks we know a lot of our fellow #hairstylists ??and #barbers ?✂️who lived through #HurricaneHarvey will have no place to work. The #ShearShare team is proud to partner ?with 24-hour #salon ?@hair_tyme to provide licensed #cosmetologists and barbers a place to work as they rebuild. ?? Best part? NO TOOLS NOR PRODUCTS NEEDED. ????‍♀️@hair_tyme has […]

UTD Seed Fund Offers Startup Capital to Its Entrepreneurs

For entrepreneurs who intersect with The University of Texas at Dallas, there’s a new source of startup funding BY UT DALLAS NAVEEN JINDAL SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT • JUL 12, 2017   For entrepreneurs who intersect with The University of Texas at Dallas, there’s a new source of startup funding. The UT Dallas Seed Fund offers up to $25,000 to any […]

Sillycon Valley: Quiz key to the real and fake startup pitches

by Cromwell Schubarth, TechFlash Editor of the Silicon Valley Business Journal Before you go any further, have you taken the quiz about startup pitches to determine which are real and which are fake? If you haven’t, click here to take the quiz and then come back. If you have taken the quiz and educated yourself about “Sillycon Valley”— or if you […]

UTD Seed Fund Makes First Startup Investments

The fund launched earlier this year has named its inaugural investments in UTD-releated startups. The UT Dallas Seed Fund has named local startups ShearShare and Cosmunity as its inaugural investments. The evergreen fund launched earlier this year within the university’s Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is designed to provide capital to startups progressed beyond an idea and needing to […]

Who is the Serena Williams of Tech? HINT: ShearShare Made the List!

Follow author Jewel Burks, Founder of @Partpic + Diversity Evangelist @Google on Twitter at @JewelMelanie. To read the original story in its entirety, click here. I saw this question on Twitter yesterday. Many of the replies to the question were disappointing to me, so I decided to write my own answer. Below are my thoughts on the […]

16 Ways Leading Entrepreneurial Women Balance Work and Life

by Elliot Volkman There is a myth often shared amongst entrepreneurs and those working in startups that achieving work-life balance is within the realm of possibility. Not just a possibility, but after you put in the foundation and grueling first few years of work, you can switch over to a standard 9-5, while spending time with […]