Is the startup unicorn over? What is blockchain? This week on BroadMic Bonus Cuts, listen to Joanne Wilson & Jalak Jobanputra answer these questions and more… Continue reading “#12 What the Heck is Blockchain? Joanne Wilson & Jalak Jobanputra on Unicorns, Convertible Notes, Blockchain, and MBAs”
Does unconscious bias affect the language we use when talking about startups and founders? This week on BroadMic Bonus Cuts, listen to Heidi Messer & Susan Lyne about…
Continue reading “#11 Are Pitch Meetings Minefields? Heidi Messer and Susan Lyne give advice about Investor Meetings, Pitch Deck Tips, and Thought Leadership”
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”
Our guest today has a “golden” resume, notably for the ease with which she crossed the Internet 2.0 digital divide, while at the helm of some of the largest brands in media, commerce and consumer products – Disney, ABC, Gilt and AOL. Susan Lyne is now founder and president of Built by Girls Ventures, aka BBG Ventures, a corporate VC fund investing in early stage, female-led businesses with consumer, tech-enabled products.
Continue reading “#9 The Female Consumer as Muse – How She Guides Susan Lyne at BBG Ventures”
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”