Facilitating the development of innovative, fully-functional and market-ready mobile apps to increase consumers’ access to safe and fairly-priced financial products and services and help them make smarter financial choices By Preeti Mehta (Director, Doorways to Dreams Fund) Can a mobile app development competition change the way we manage our money? We think so, and we’re [...]
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“You refer stuff, you earn rewards. No shenanigans (Hat tip: Twilio).” By Danielle Morrill (Co-Founder & CEO, Referly) When you launch a company, suddenly everyone is a competitor, or so it feels. Then you realize everyone you thought was a competitor might also be a partner at best, and a distraction at worst. Next you [...]
If you are a geek, you can get excited about the new math Billy Beane put into play. By Nan Hickman (Author, Open Strategy) “I mean, this is why I’m here. This is why you hired me. And I gotta ask you… what are we doing here if it’s not to win a championship? That’s [...]
By Blake Landau (Blogger, What’s Your Story) Editor’s note: Apply to the Women 2.0 PITCH Startup Competition for early-stage startups with at least 1 female on the founding team. Deadline to apply is November 30, 2011. When I was a kid, I was your average millennial — by which I mean I was on a [...]
By Pemo Theodore (Founder, EZebis) Showcase your startup in the Positively Confidential competition — The 3 best video pitches (no longer than 1 mnute) by women entrepreneurs showcasing your startup and why you would benefit from a complementary copy of “Positively Confidential”. Get cracking and post your video pitch on YouTube, tag it with “Positively [...]
By Elissa Rose (Assistant Editor, Women 2.0) In the search to find tomorrow’s job creators, Startup Open, a competition that searches for startups with the greatest growth potential, unveiled the “GEW 50.” The GEW 50 is a list of the world’s 50 most innovative new companies who will now vie for a host of prizes [...]
By Rebecca Woodcock (Co-Founder, Cake Health) Two weeks ago, my startup co-founder and I launched Cake Health’s private beta on TechCrunch. Around that time, Cake Health’s competition in the healthcare space led us to have a conversation about why such competition was a good thing. Learning about a competitor can initially feel like impending doom, [...]
This week, Kauffman Foundation announced the launch of “Women in Science and Engineering Business Idea Competition” — designed to recruit highly educated and creative women with world-changing ideas consider entrepreneurship and commercialization of those ideas.