Category Archive: Tech & Startups

The 3 Main Differences Between Lifestyle Businesses and Startups

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A business is a business, right? Wrong! Businesses can take on many forms, but of late, the most popular are Startups and Lifestyle Businesses. This article delves into the three main differences between… Continue reading

How These Twin Sisters Help Women Get an Education by Selling Journal Notebooks

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Sisters Victoria and Ashley VanBuskirk have worked these past two years on developing an organization to help young women access higher education in Kosovo. After studying abroad in Prishtina, the capital of Kosovo,… Continue reading

ReThink Software: 15-Year-Old Entrepreneur Creates App to End Cyber-Bullying

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Tech entrepreneur Trisha Prabhu is already changing the world. The 15-year-old innovator is the creator of a scientifically proven and award-winning app called ReThink, an app geared towards stopping cyber-bullying. In 2013, after… Continue reading

Women in Tech: Insights from the Greek startup scene

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No matter where in the world you are, working at a startup can be tough. However imagine working for a startup founded in a nation battling capital controls, a growing brain drain, and… Continue reading

Why I gave the Coding Hype a Chance

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Start-up hype has been followed by coding hype. Accessible tools and a growing market opened plenty of opportunities for any computer science whiz. All of a sudden, there were coding schools popping up on… Continue reading

Why entrepreneurship is important

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Entrepreneurship is a buzzy topic thanks the success of a few small and humble companies like Facebook, Snapchat, and Uber. Yes, the world of entrepreneurship and innovation is a trendy one, yet its trendiness… Continue reading

Your gifted daughter probably won’t end up in STEM. Here’s why.

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Sheryl Sandberg put it perfectly when she said: “We cannot change what we are not aware of, and once we are aware, we cannot help but change.” While at IBM, Catherine Blake, now… Continue reading

5 Personal Branding Strategies Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

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Every entrepreneur will tell you that it takes hard work and persistence to be successful. In addition to loving what you do, continually learning from others and building a great team around you,… Continue reading

3 Reasons Why Introverts Make Wonderful Startup Employees

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Growing up I was always the quiet student, the quiet sibling, and now I am one of the quietest members at my startup. At the office, some may think it’s simply because I… Continue reading

4 Things to Consider When Splitting Equity in Startup

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Beginning a venture with friends is a great idea. Even if you aren’t super close to your partners, it’s great having someone to share in the process of creating a business that you… Continue reading