‘Disrupt’ is a word that gets thrown around often in entrepreneurial and tech startup communities. But in order to disrupt an industry or market, you have to first disrupt yourself. By Jasmine Gao (Data Strategist, Bitly & Fellow, Enstitute) “You always have to do something that puts you in a zone you don’t know. Someone [...]
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Meet enterprising female founders at the Plum Alley event. By Leena Sukumar (Vice President, mySkin) I attended a Fashion’s Night Out event in New York co-hosted by Plum Alley, a new venture by Deborah Jackson. Deborah, a champion of women-owned companies, seeks to provide exposure to curated emerging brands founded by women, via limited sales. [...]
These women not only took an opportunity and made it happen, but they navigated successfully the hyper-growth phase that brings a whole new set of challenges to early stage companies. By Deborah Jackson (Founder & CEO, Plum Alley) At JumpThru, we have a bookshelf full of business books that cover topics such as entrepreneurship, game [...]