Article Roundup: December 5

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Here is a selection of articles to stimulate the conversation: Museums, Neighborhoods, and Gentrification: Lessons from the Nation’s Capital. The post Article Roundup: December 5 appeared first on Forward Cities. Insight article roundupOur team is always looking for ways to highlight the great work happening around the country. Every day, our communities face new challenges that are met head-on by leaders and entrepreneurs aiming to make a difference.

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This Article About Andy Dunn and Bonobos is the Blueprint for Founder Storytelling

This is going to be BIG.

I just read an article about Bonobos --or was it a press release. The Coveteur article featuring Andy and Bonobos encapsulated exactly how a founder worth writing about will act: ".He That's why it's not surprising that you could take this whole article, which is mostly Andy telling his story, and use it to craft your narrative. I took the article, pasted it, and made it a little bit like Madlibs, making all the Bonobos parts [INSERT YOUR THING HERE] sections.

In the News: All of our magic – summed up in one article

OurCrowd

Simply one of the best and most intelligent articles written about OurCrowd in the last six years… How To Let Ordinary Investors Invest In Startups? The post In the News: All of our magic – summed up in one article appeared first on OurCrowd. OurCrowd Has The Answer. And for the fifth year, OurCrowd is proud to be listed in the Top 50 innovators on KPMG’s 2019 Fintech100 list. Did you miss OurCrowd Sync: São Paulo?

OKC’s Happily featured in Forbes magazine article on subscription services

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Oklahoma City-based Happliy and its Datebox “date in a box” subscription service was recently featured in a Forbes magazine article on the growth of subscription services during the Coronavirus national shutdown. Check out the Forbes article here.

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Entrepreneurship Education as Exciting as Video Games???

EntreEd

News Articles of Note News RoomThe post Entrepreneurship Education as Exciting as Video Games??? appeared first on EntreEd.

Why So Many Small Emerging Managers Don’t Use Placement Agents

David Teten - VC

Fund placement Contributed Articles Fundraising Investment Management Private Equity Venture CapitalThe pros and cons of choosing a placement agent for small funds. It would make life a lot easier for emerging managers if they could outsource the entire fundraising process. But can you?

10 Pillars of a Successful Small Business [Upcoming Akimbo Course]

Smart Hustle Magazine

Articles Community Favorites Featured General Your Smart HustleDo you want to start or grow your business? Let’s do a spot check and see if you have these 10 key pillars of a successful business: 10 Small Business Pillars. Target audience.

Startups have about $1 trillion worth of reasons to love the Biden infrastructure plan

TechCrunch

The sweeping infrastructure package put forward today by President Joe Biden comes with a price tag of roughly $2 trillion (and hefty tax hikes) but gives startups and the broader tech industry about $1 trillion worth of reasons to support it.

How Hiring a Virtual Assistant Can Help Your Business

Smart Hustle Magazine

Articles Featured General Interview Your Smart HustleFor a small business owner, there’s temptation to handle every aspect of your business by yourself. This happens in most cases whether you are starting or have been running the business for a while.

Socure raises $100M at $1.3B valuation, proving identity verification is hotter than ever

TechCrunch

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated digital adoption in a way that no one could have ever anticipated, a nd as more people conduct more services online and via mobile devices, businesses have had to work even harder to validate users and security.

How “Small Business Revolution” Show by Deluxe Is Helping Businesses Nationwide

Smart Hustle Magazine

Articles Featured General Interview Your Smart HustleSeveral small businesses struggle when it comes to picking the best marketing strategies for their businesses. This is especially the case when it comes to the digital space.

Workplace Trends That Will Transform the Freelancing Industry in 2021

Smart Hustle Magazine

Articles General TrendsThe world as a whole is facing the most challenging time in recent history. The health and economic effects of COVID-19 caught most countries off guard. We have known one thing for certain: staying home would save lives.

DeepSee.ai raises $22.6M Series A for its AI-centric process automation platform

TechCrunch

DeepSee.ai , a startup that helps enterprises use AI to automate line-of-business problems, today announced that it has raised a $22.6 million Series A funding round led by led by ForgePoint Capital.

3 Ways Second Draw PPP Is Designed to Help Small Businesses

Smart Hustle Magazine

Her articles have also been featured on Yahoo!, Articles General MoneyIt’s hard to believe it’s been almost a year since the coronavirus pandemic took hold and disrupted every corner of daily life— Main Street being one of them.

Formation raises $4M led by Andreessen Horowitz to train truly ‘exceptional’ software engineers

TechCrunch

Sophie Zhou Novati worked as a senior engineer at Facebook and then Nextdoor, where she struggled to hire great engineers for her team. Frustrated, she decided to try training engineers to meet her team’s hiring standards by mentoring at a local coding bootcamp.

How to Expand Your Business and Go Global with the Largest Cross Border Ecommerce Platform

Smart Hustle Magazine

Articles eCommerce Featured General Interview Marketing Sales Your Smart HustleIf you run a profitable business and you’re looking to expand, how about going global? T he thought might be daunting. How do you start and what if things don’t go according to plan?

Everlywell raises $75M from HealthQuest Capital following its recent $175M Series D round

TechCrunch

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Identiq, a privacy-friendly fraud prevention startup, secures $47M at Series A

TechCrunch

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Thimble teaches kids STEM skills with robotics kits combined with live Zoom classes

TechCrunch

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Vega raises $5M to give anyone the ability to launch a derivatives market

TechCrunch

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Turing nabs $32M more for an AI-based platform to source and manage engineers remotely

TechCrunch

As remote work continues to solidify its place as a critical aspect of how businesses exist these days, a startup that has built a platform to help companies source and bring on one specific category of remote employees — engineers — is taking on some more funding to meet demand.

Adding Another “E” to STEM Education

EntreEd

News Articles of Note News RoomMerging STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) and entrepreneurship education ensures that students reach their full potential and are equipped with the necessary skill sets for an ever-changing world. Career paths in STEM disciplines are increasingly entrepreneurial. STEM workers are less likely to experience joblessness than their non-STEM counterparts, and entrepreneurs are always able to […].

Free money for your impact tech startup

David Teten - VC

Contributed Articles Fundraising Venture CapitalCongratulations! You’ve decided to launch a technology-enabled startup with a positive social impact! Nearly every major Silicon Valley venture-capital firm has now invested in a B Corp ; maybe you will be one of them!

Prime Movers Lab raises $245 million for second fund to invest in early stage science startups

TechCrunch

After revealing its first fund just last year, a $100 million pool of investment capital dedicated to early stage startups focusing on sustainable food development, clean energy, health innovation and new space technologies, Prime Movers Lab is back with a second fund.

Robot lawyer startup DoNotPay now lets you file FOIA requests

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The hidden cost of being a founder

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VCs eating our own dog food: Using technology and analytics to make better investments

David Teten - VC

Analytics and Data Contributed Articles Due Diligence Financial Analysis Fund Management Investment Management Origination PEVCTech Portfolio Acceleration Private Equity Research Venture Capital(To see the video above, please click the image, and then click on the Play button.). Private equity and venture capital investors are copying our sisters in the hedge fund world: we’re trying to automate more of our job. . When I was single, I registered for (a lot of) dating websites.

Revenue-Based Investing: A New Option for Founders who Care About Control

David Teten - VC

I posted this as a contributed article in Techcrunch. Note that none of the lawyers quoted or I are rendering legal advice in this article, and you should not rely on our counsel herein for your own decisions. Contributed Articles Revenue-based Venture CapitalDoes the traditional VC financing model make sense for all companies? Absolutely not. VC Josh Kopelman makes the analogy of jet fuel vs. motorcycle fuel.

Iris Automation raises $13 million for visual drone object avoidance tech

TechCrunch

It’s only a matter of time now before drones become a key component of everyday logistics infrastructure, but there are still significant barriers between where we are today and that future – particularly when it comes to regulation.

Startup fundraising is the most tangible gender gap. How can we overcome it?

TechCrunch

Ximena Aleman. Contributor. Share on Twitter. Ximena Aleman is co-founder and chief business development officer at Prometeo , an open banking platform that serves Latin America. More posts by this contributor. Fintech regulations in Latin America could fuel growth or freeze out startups.

Annual EntreEd Forum 2018 Recap

EntreEd

News Articles of Note News Room Our AnnouncementsOn September 28-30, over one hundred educators from across the nation gathered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania for the annual EntreEd Forum presented by The Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education. This year’s programming included a wide range of valuable professional development activities for entrepreneurship education and classroom innovation. Teachers of all subject and grade levels were in attendance […].

Booming edtech M&A activity brings consolidation to a fragmented sector

TechCrunch

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to force teachers, students and parents to adopt new technologies, edtech’s total addressable market has massively grown in the last several months.

Students Innovate at Entrepreneurship and STEAM Event

EntreEd

News Articles of Note News Room Our AnnouncementsStudents from Boone and Lincoln Counties in West Virginia participated in Entrepreneurship and STEAM day at Bridge Valley. The post Students Innovate at Entrepreneurship and STEAM Event appeared first on EntreEd.

VergeSense raises $12M Series B for its workplace analytics service

TechCrunch

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K Health expands into virtual childcare and raises $132 million at a $1.5 billion valuation

TechCrunch

K Health , the virtual healthcare provider that uses machine learning to lower the cost of care by providing the bulk of the company’s health assessments, is launching new tools for childcare on the heels of raising cash that values the company at $1.5 billion.