Sun.Jun 28, 2020

Expand your network to add diversity to investment deal flow

Innovation 2 Enterprise

By Scott Meacham. Companies that are more diverse produce better financial results — much better, according to the most recent report in the McKinsey & Company series “Delivering through Diversity.” ” In the McKinsey report, companies in the top quartile for ethnic/cultural diversity on executive teams were 33% more likely to have industry-leading profitability.

In the News: Here’s what we’re watching and reading this week

OurCrowd

Did you watch it live? Last week’s OurCrowd Pandemic Innovation Conference brought together thousands of top investors, entrepreneurs, VCs, corporate executives, and government officials from over 90 countries to hear from experts and discuss how pandemic innovation will guide us to a better future. Watch what you missed from industry leaders presenting healthcare and investment insights, as well as recorded breakouts with startup CEOs and topic experts. What comes next?

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LinkedIn Boosts Features To Help Businesses Connect, Hire and Learn

Smart Hustle Magazine

Just about every business uses LinkedIn to network with other business owners. However, LinkedIn has so much more features that can benefit your business. First is LinkedIn events, it's a powerful tool to get your community excited about your events. LinkedIn says they recently integrated LinkedIn Events into the Pages experience to help you strengthen relationships with your customers, colleagues, and communities by being able to easily create and join professional events.

Download ‘Dawn of A New World’: How Pandemic-Related Innovation Will Change Everything

OurCrowd

The latest issue of OurCrowd’s Innovation Insider discusses the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on technology, medicine, and entrepreneurship. In this publication we theorize that these recent developments are not only designed to help adapt to life during the pandemic, but are the beginning of a new reality. The issue covers topics such as telehealth, travel, retail, and finance. Download now or get a preview below.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

[OurCrowd in Innovation Insider] OurCrowd releases Innovation Insider Publication

OurCrowd

The latest issue of OurCrowd’s Innovation Insider discusses the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on technology, medicine, and entrepreneurship. In this publication we theorize that these recent developments are not only designed to help adapt to life during the pandemic, but are the beginning of a new reality. The issue covers topics such as telehealth, travel, retail, and finance. See it here.

[Lemonade in CTech] Lemonade has learned the lesson of its fellow SoftBank portfolio companies

OurCrowd

When online insurance company Lemonade Inc. first published its prospectus earlier this month, it presented a slightly troubling image. Skimming through it, one got a sense of déjà vu on account of its new-age spirit, reminiscent of one of the most infamous prospectuses in history, that of shared real estate company WeWork, which eventually canceled its initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Read more here.