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Rebecca Peres Rebecca Peres has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 17, 2021

Training Takes Center Stage in Healthtech Startup Wars

It is only when every member of an orchestra understands and internalizes the music piece, will a beautiful symphony emerges. Without this synchrony and team work, there can’t be any pleasing music to the ears. Similarly, the success of a business depends on the combined work of the team members. Therefore, team members must have […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 16, 2021

SparkPlug Gets Closer to Improve Frontline Workers Rewards With $2.5 Million In Seed Funding

SparkPlug, a retail technology startup based in San Francisco, has raised $2.5 million in seed funding to change how frontline workers receive incentives for performance. The round brings the total funding raised by the startup to $3.5 million with participation from TenOneTen Ventures, Jason Calacanis, and Argonautic Ventures; co-founders from Shift, Applied Semantics, Social Native, […]

Grit Daily Staff Grit Daily Staff has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 4, 2021

Following the Payment Protection Program, $300 billion Is Up for Grabs in Small Business Lending

For many small business owners in America, the pandemic delivered a severe blow. The ways in which they could conduct business changed—from making the shift to digital during lockdown to forcibly reconfiguring their day-to-day operations. Some, unfortunately, had to shut down entirely. What might be a lesser-known, although a more optimistic statistic to come out […]

niche marekting channels
Erik Huberman
on October 4, 2021

Thinking Beyond Facebook & Google: 5 Non-traditional Niche Advertising Channels to Try

Platforms like Instagram and TikTok are tailor-made for niche marketing. Check out these non-traditional advertising channels to boost campaign engagement.

Entertainment
Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 28, 2021

Entertainment Startup DICE Secures $122 mln In Series C Funding

DICE, an entertainment startup based in London, has closed a $122 mln Series C funding round to continue expanding its event ticketing and music discovery platform. Led by SoftBank Vision Fund 21, the round also counted with participation from other investors such as Future Shape, Mirabaud Private Equity, French businessman Xavier Niel, Evolution, Cassius, and […]

hybrid workplace
Brian Wallace
on September 25, 2021

Are Hybrid Workplaces the Future of Startups?

Remote work existed before the COVID-19 pandemic, but it occupied a distant corner of the workplace discourse. When stopping the spread of disease became a national priority, a whopping 95% of office workers transitioned to working remotely at least part of the time. After an extended trial period, the results are in. 97% of workers now say they […]

The pandemic hasn’t ended—and shipping problems haven’t either
Casey Adams
on September 21, 2021

The pandemic hasn’t ended—and shipping challenges haven’t either

These five tips can help you navigate shipping challenges through the unrelenting pandemic.

eCommerce
Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 16, 2021

eCommerce Startup Constructor Closes $55 mln Series A Funding Round

Contructor, a San Francisco-based eCommerce Startup, has closed a $55 million Series A funding round to revolutionize product discovery. The funding round was led by Silversmith Capital Partners, bringing the total funding raised by the startup to $61 million. Other investors who participated include David Fraga, former President of InVision; Kevin Weil, former Head of […]

gig economy
Brian Wallace
on September 12, 2021

How Gig Economy Grew in the Pandemic for Startups

Over the last 6 years, the gig economy has doubled in size. A third of that growth happened in 2020 alone, when the gig economy grew over 8 times faster than the US economy as a whole. With pandemic restrictions and uncertainty crippling traditional employment sectors, the official unemployment rate reached 14%. Unable to survive on savings and […]

emotional intelligence
Brian Wallace
on August 29, 2021

Does Your Startup Value Emotional Intelligence?

Do you remember the smartest kid in your class growing up? What about the ones at the top of their scholastic game in college? Maybe you were that person, but so often we see the cliche played out of the smartest in the class being the underdog when it comes to success in other areas […]

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Loralyn Mears PhD Loralyn Mears PhD has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on August 15, 2021

Putting the Power of People into Performance

How do you grow? By investing in people. Meet Luciana Carvalho, the VP of People and Performance at Movile. This is Latin America’s largest tech investment group and accelerator. “We invest and develop startups with a focus on people and technology. We do this so that companies can reach their maximum potential.” Carvalho continued by […]

meme war
Brian Wallace
on July 24, 2021

How Startups Can Benefit From the GME Short Squeeze

This past year has been a year of hobbies. For some it was baking bread, others chose to take up the ancient art of the puzzle, and many found solace through gardening. However, the intrepid hobbyist yearned for another challenge – a hobby with substance, and that is how amateur day trading was born. Let’s […]

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