She Breaks Barriers: Enabling an Equal World for Girls in Sport

Impact Hub

We could not agree more with the International Women’s Day 2020 campaign theme for this year’s celebrations of female achievement: “An equal world is an enabled world.”. The post She Breaks Barriers: Enabling an Equal World for Girls in Sport appeared first on Impact Hub.

How Will I Enable Greatness Today?

Tomasz Tunguz

Practically speaking this means deploying small teams on projects and constraining meeting sizes; empowering/trusting these small teams to make bold strides; hiring well; providing clear direction and honest feedback - ultimately enabling faster iteration cycles for better results.

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[C2A Security in PR Newswire] C2A Security Enables Cyber-secured Next Generation Vehicles With Overarching Solution for Ethernet Networks

OurCrowd

The post [C2A Security in PR Newswire] C2A Security Enables Cyber-secured Next Generation Vehicles With Overarching Solution for Ethernet Networks appeared first on OurCrowd.

GCUC Online: Enabling Technology Follow up

GCUC

The post GCUC Online: Enabling Technology Follow up appeared first on GCUC Community. As promised we gathered up the unanswered questions from our GCUC online event on the 21st and tracked down the answers for you. Below.

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.

Pricing for SaaS Enabled Marketplaces - When to Go Free

Tomasz Tunguz

SaaS Enabled Marketplaces employ elegant business models. They are verticalized SaaS companies that manage a marketplace to create winner-take-all market dynamics. SEMs can generate revenue in four ways: charge the buyer and/or supplier a software fee & charge the buyer and/or supplier a marketplace fee. In addition, a startup must determine what rake to charge.

[Signals Analytics in Newswire] Signals Analytics Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for Enabling Transformative Business Decisions with its Novel Analytical Platform

OurCrowd

The post [Signals Analytics in Newswire] Signals Analytics Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for Enabling Transformative Business Decisions with its Novel Analytical Platform appeared first on OurCrowd.

How Great Unit Economics Enables Startups to Weather the Storm - The Story of WebEx

Tomasz Tunguz

In the late 90s, one company changed its name five times before they settled on one which today is a well-known brand. The business started as Silver Computing in 1995, then Stellar Computing in June 1997. Six months later, the company would rebrand as next ActiveTouch Systems, then six months later to ActiveTouch Inc., and finally, six months before IPO to WebEx. WebEx went public in June 2000 with $8.3M in revenue over the previous twelve months.

[Signals Analytics in PR Newswire] Signals Analytics Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for Enabling Transformative Business Decisions with its Novel Analytical Platform

OurCrowd

The post [Signals Analytics in PR Newswire] Signals Analytics Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for Enabling Transformative Business Decisions with its Novel Analytical Platform appeared first on OurCrowd.

Data Network Effects in SaaS Enabled Marketplaces

Tomasz Tunguz

SaaS Enabled Marketplaces benefit from a unique advantage in their go-to-market. This data enables the marketplace to amass census scale data on supplier performance, granular to the type of service rendered. They have a panoptic view of their market place, which over time provides them an unassailable competitive advantage. SEMs provide software to suppliers and consumers, and then make a market between them. The first SEMs flourished in advertising.

Pressure Points: How to Ensure Your B2B Pipeline Passes Inspection

This eBook highlights best practices for developing a pipeline management process that helps sales leaders and their team C.L.O.S.E (you’ll see what we mean in this eBook) more revenue through data-driven prospecting, stage analysis, and subsequent sales enablement.

[Virgin Hyperloop One in Forbes] Virgin Hyperloop Is Designing Travel That Will Enable You To Work From Anywhere

OurCrowd

The post [Virgin Hyperloop One in Forbes] Virgin Hyperloop Is Designing Travel That Will Enable You To Work From Anywhere appeared first on OurCrowd. This is the future of travel being reimagined by Virgin Hyperloop One, a startup founded by serial investor Shervin Pishevar and space engineers Josh Giegel from Virgin Galactic and Brogan BamBrogan from SpaceX. In 2014, the trio set out to build faster, cheaper, and greener transportation based on Elon Musk’s seminal Hyperloop white paper.

The 3 Ways Culture Enables Startups to Scale

Tomasz Tunguz

Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars. While culture may seem an ambiguous and fuzzy concept, strong cultures are the best way for leaders to manage their companies throughout their evolution. One founder/CEO described his company’s rapid growth to several hundred employees in just a few years this way. First, I was one of a few founders. As we grew, I became a manager of people.

[Zebra in Business Wire] Zebra Medical Vision’s Solutions Now Available on Philips IntelliSpace AI Workflow Suite, Enabling More AI Capabilities for Radiologists

OurCrowd

The post [Zebra in Business Wire] Zebra Medical Vision’s Solutions Now Available on Philips IntelliSpace AI Workflow Suite, Enabling More AI Capabilities for Radiologists appeared first on OurCrowd.

Anticipatory Computing: The Next Big Thing Is Enabling Laziness

Tomasz Tunguz

Control4’s IPO last week and Nest’s massive success mark the beginning of mainstream, useful connected devices. In the decade to come, the most successful will be united by one common characteristic. They will anticipate our needs and make us lazier. Living is hard work. So many things to remember, like buying milk on the way home tonight. Plenty of software has been written to help us manage our daily torrent of to dos. In fact, there is a fine app for Remembering the Milk. But it has one flaw.

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your Database Management Strategy

Forward-thinking marketing organizations have continuously invested in a database strategy for enabling marketing processes. Download this ebook to learn how to maintain a strategy that includes refreshed information, database cleanses, and an accurate analysis at the same time.

Hospitality Tech as a Service

500

As sector agnostic investors, we get a first-hand look at tech-enabled startups across a number of different verticals. One which you may not have heard much about is HTaaS — or Hospitality Tech as a Service.

Free SaaS Enabled Marketplaces - A Novel Go-To-Market for Software Startups

Tomasz Tunguz

Today, we’re seeing a new segment of the SaaS ecosystem move to free - the SaaS Enabled Marketplace (SEM). SaaS Enabled Marketplaces, like Contently, charge for both software (content management tools) and access to a market place (of content producers). The free SaaS enabled market places (FSEM), of which Zenefits is the most prominent, also build software and provide access to a market place. Traditional software was initially sold by perpetual license.

[Global Kinetics in GlobeNewswire] Data Published in Functional Neurology Demonstrate that Global Kinetics’ Personal KinetiGraph® (PKG®) is Uniquely Positioned to Enable Objective Assessment of Motor Fluctuations in Parkinson’s Disease Patients

OurCrowd

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Good News from Small Business in the Time of COVID-19

Co Starters

The group dynamic allowed their team to mentor multiple entrepreneurs at the same time while enabling them to also support each other. Nevertheless, We Rise.

Faculty Spotlight: Dustyn Roberts from Temple University

Venture Well

Professor Roberts strives to create classroom environments and session plans that enable a-ha moments for students. The post Faculty Spotlight: Dustyn Roberts from Temple University appeared first on VentureWell.

Dreamit Startups on the Front Lines of COVID-19

Dream It

Intelligent Observation enables hospitals to consistently monitor hand hygiene compliance by delivering a fully integrated personal smart badge and location-aware reader. Most importantly, this enables physicians to get back to patient care.

Unsung Hero Spotlight: Ellen Bateman

Ecosystem Builder Hub

By creating this nationwide network of State Coordinators and Community Organizers, it enables ecosystem builders to connect to other communities they otherwise may not have connected with, and possible plan a GEW activity with. To you, what is an Ecosystem Builder?

Next Level Entrepreneurship: Investing in a New Generation of Startups

Entrepreneurs' Organization

In 2010, Ravi founded IndiVillage , the first information technology (IT) and information technology enabled services (ITeS) company in India to become certified as a B Corporation.

Diana Hu on Augmented Reality and Building a Startup in a New Market

Y Combinator

9:30 – Innovations that enabled AR. Diana Hu cofounded Escher Reality, which went through the Summer 2017 batch of YC. They were acquired by Niantic and she is now the head of their AR platform. She’s on Twitter @sdianahu. Topics. 00:00 – Intro. 00:15 – Getting into AR. 2:30 – Her first exposure to AR. 4:15 – AR’s future role in media. 7:20 – Deciding where to go with the product. 14:00 – Building a product in a new market.

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ESHIP Year Three: From Inspiration to Action

Co Starters

Unconference: Tips For Enabling Healthy Ecosystem Builders. David Hirsch, from our Memberships and Training team, shared tips for enabling healthy ecosystem builders. More than half of our CO.STARTERS national team (8 out of 15!)

Build Highly Successful Teams With Techstars Talent

TechStars

Techstars , the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, today announced the launch of Techstars Talent : a new offering that will enable startup founders to build highly successful teams and gain a competitive advantage when it comes to Talent. .

Dreamit Ventures Announces Spring 2020 Cohort, Kicks Off Its First Fully Virtual Program

Dream It

As a global program, we have built a platform and processes to enable startups from different parts of the world to participate in our programs and have a very rich experience.”

Press Ganey Acquires NarrativeDx To Expand AI-Driven Consumer Insights

Dream It

Their proprietary artificial intelligence and natural language processing technology enables health systems to humanize comment data from patients and employees, translating massive volumes of critical feedback into actionable insights that can be used to transform the health care experience.

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Two years into investing out of our first Impact Fund: here’s what we’re learning

TechStars

And Connxus (Cincinnati, OH), a supplier management platform that enables procurement professionals to manage supplier risk, supplier diversity and sustainable sourcing, has raised nearly $17M to date. in second tier diversity spend enabled.

Startups Who are Rising to the Occasion

GAN

Eko technology is being used for COVID-19 diagnosis, enabling live-streaming of both stethoscope audio and ECGs during telehealth visits. The inherent role of a startup is to find a problem, create a solution, and do it in a way that is efficient, cost-effective, and impactful. .

The Startups and Investors Bringing Voice Tech to Healthcare

Dream It

Its initial use cases target pharma companies to enable the creation of voice and chatbot products to improve sales reps’ performance, complement their medical science liaisons, and support clinical trial sites and investigators. Voice tech is on the rise.

Unsung Hero Spotlight: Nigel Adams

Ecosystem Builder Hub

Ensuring that local, regional and national government officials and politicians create an “enabling” environment for so that entrepreneurs can develop their businesses, taking acount of reasonable regulations. To you, what is an Ecosystem Builder?

The Proptech Startups Using VR & AR to Reshape Real Estate

Dream It

The startup has raised over $13 million to enable designers and individuals to build dream homes using a massive product library of digital furniture from retailers like Amazon, Houzz, and Wayfair.

Pinduoduo and The Rise of Social E-Commerce

Y Combinator

Pinduoduo’s team purchase is often compared to Groupon in the US because they both enable a form of group buying. The take away for startups is that the team purchase model is significant because it enables behaviors associated with offline commerce (e.g.,

UrbanTech Transit Startup Remix Raises $15 Million

Dream It

The Summary Remix is currently being used by over 4,000 planners in over 300 cities to enable planners to visualize tradeoffs when making urban planning decisions. Smart city initiatives and open data projects have enabled Remix to get better over time.

Net Health Acquires Tissue Analytics

Dream It

The startup is integrated with large EMRs including Epic, Cerner, and Allscripts using SMART on FHIR technology, enabling the company to embed the wound care portal into a clinician’s typical workflow.

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