Kelly Peeler, founder/CEO of NextGenVest, is tackling the $2.9Bn problem of unclaimed financial aid in a trillion dollar student loan market one text message at a time. Continue reading “#16 Texting Can Get Students $2.9Bn More in Financial Aid: NextGenVest puts $ in College Millennial’s Pockets”
Miki Agrawal is disrupting not just one but three taboo industries. Pee, periods, and poop are uncomfortable topics for some, but these billion dollar industries are ripe for change. Continue reading “#14 The 3 Ps of Miki Agrawal, Founder of Thinx & “Taboo Queen for the Nether Regions””
What’s every entrepreneur’s dream? To build a big business, successfully exit and lead a life of autonomy with choice. Our guest today needs no introduction: Carley Roney co-founded The Knot in 1996. Continue reading “#10 Bucking Convention: How Carley Roney Rode the Roller Coaster to Success”
Have you ever been guilty of the following crimes: thinking that you could start a company if only you could find a developer? Hiring a developer—your aunt’s cousin’s son—because he’s cheap? Taking a ‘hands off’ approach to managing your developer team?
Continue reading “#8 Hiring Your Aunt’s Cousin’s Son: Nelly Yusupova Reveals The Four Most Common Product Development Mistakes”
“Agile…lean startup…fail early…fail fast…fail cheap…”. These terms are tossed around but what the heck do they mean?
Continue reading “#4 When is a Failure Not a Failure: the Dilemma Facing Product Managers”