Mon.Jun 29, 2020

Attitude Is Everything

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Contributed by Shawn Johal, business growth coach, leadership speaker and co-founder of DALS Lighting, Inc. He is also an active member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization Montreal chapter. . What is the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity? Our attitude toward it. Every opportunity has a difficulty, and every difficulty has an opportunity.” – J. Sidlow Baxter. There is a Chinese proverb that has guided my thought process for many years.

Reopening Your Restaurant: A Quick Guide to Doing it Right

Smart Hustle Magazine

If you’re a restaurant owner, I’m sure you’re looking forward to reopening and getting back to business. But diners are nervous. In a recent survey, by P&G Professional , more than 70% of diners expect more thorough and frequent cleaning in restaurants, and 74% want to know how restaurants are being cleaned and sanitized and what measures are being taken to ensure food safety.


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Two Charts that I've Been Wondering About

Tomasz Tunguz

Lately, I’ve been reading a lot about the stock market, the economy, and geopolitics, always a dangerous combination. I’ve come across two charts that I have been wondering about. The first comes from Bloomberg via the BEA. It shows consumer savings rates have catapulted to the highest level ever measured. Meanwhile, consumer spending has fallen in parallel.

How a financial educator in Jamaica perseveres through adversity 

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

By Jewelle Saunders. 2018 YLAI Fellow Kenishia Mais, founder of ThrivingDollars , a financial education platform designed to empower young adults with the tools and resources they need to make smarter decisions, has had to face a lot of adversity on her path to financial success and entrepreneurship. Kenishia is working hard to inspire others to persevere and fight for the future that they want.

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!

Working Virtually

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

Many of us have been working from home or some other remote location for over three months now. We have learned a fair bit about this approach to work and we have more to learn in the coming months. I don’t think we will be done with remote work until the pandemic is over. It has taught me three conflicting things: 1/ I can be a lot more productive working remotely than many of us believed before the pandemic. 2/ Those with kids at home don’t experience the same productivity boost.


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Securities and Exchange Commission Seeks Input from ACA Members

Angel Capital Association

By: Emily Angold, ACA Marketing Manager The Angel Capital Association was honored to have Martha Miller of the Office of the Advocate for Small Business Capital Formation (U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission) participate in ACA 2020 – The Summit of Angel Investing. Martha’s fireside chat, Vision Critical – Breaking News With the SEC, discussed timely updates, trends, and perspectives about how COVID-19 is impacting raising capital, crowdfunding, and strategies to bridge networks.

Cómo una educadora financiera en Jamaica persevera ante la adversidad

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Por Jewelle Saunders. Kenishia Mais, becaria de YLAI en 2018, es la fundadora de ThrivingDollars (en inglés) , una plataforma de educación financiera diseñada para empoderar a adultos jóvenes con las herramientas y los recursos que necesitan para tomar decisiones más inteligentes. En su camino hacia el éxito financiero y el emprendimiento Kenishia debió enfrentar muchas adversidades y ahora trabaja arduamente para inspirar a otros a perseverar y luchar por el futuro que añoran.

Community of Cultivators: Edition 33


Here at GCUC we are immensely fortunate to cross paths and work with so many amazing people. Through our work, we’ve cultivated a global. The post Community of Cultivators: Edition 33 appeared first on GCUC Community. Community Cultivators Blog Series

[MigVax in The Times of Israel] Their best shots: Israeli efforts to invent a coronavirus vaccine, explained


In what is believed to be the first appearance for Israeli scientists on the “landscape of COVID-19 candidate vaccines,” the Israel Institute for Biological Research and the Weizmann Institute of Science got a listing for their joint work on a vaccine design. Read more here. The post [MigVax in The Times of Israel] Their best shots: Israeli efforts to invent a coronavirus vaccine, explained appeared first on OurCrowd. News Center Healthcare migvax portfolio news


B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.

[Virgin Hyperloop One in Kansas City Business Journal] Virgin Hyperloop taps Wichita company to help build commercial hyperloop


Virgin Hyperloop is partnering with aerostructures manufacturer Spirit AeroSystems Inc. as the hyperloop company moves toward making a commercial product. Read more here. The post [Virgin Hyperloop One in Kansas City Business Journal] Virgin Hyperloop taps Wichita company to help build commercial hyperloop appeared first on OurCrowd. News Center Hyperloop hyperloop one mobility portfolio news virgin hyperloop one