PopMuse: Startup Events http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Simon Venture Group – J. Skyler Fernandes – Retail Startups http://ultralightstartups.com/simon-venture-group-j-skyler-fernandes-retail-startups/ http://ultralightstartups.com/simon-venture-group-j-skyler-fernandes-retail-startups/ Wed, 02 Oct 2019 09:01:53 UTC UltraLightStartups at Ultra Light Startups® Last week I spoke with�J. Skyler (Sky) Fernandes,�Managing Director of�Simon Venture Group. �Simon Venture Group is�the venture capital arm of�Simon, an S&P 100 company and the largest commercial real estate company in the world, with a large focus on retail. � We spoke�about disruptive trends in the retail industry, Simon Venture Group’s investment strategy, and […] http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Milken Institute – FasterCures – Entrepreneurs for Cures http://ultralightstartups.com/milken-institute-fastercures-entrepreneurs-for-cures/ http://ultralightstartups.com/milken-institute-fastercures-entrepreneurs-for-cures/ Wed, 02 Oct 2019 08:54:21 UTC UltraLightStartups at Ultra Light Startups® Program Name:�Entrepreneurs for Cures Overview FasterCures�is a program of the�Milken Institute�focused on�speeding up and improving the medical research system FasterCures run an annual conference called�Partnering for Cures�to�foster the collaborations needed to speed and improve outcomes-driven R&D The 2014 Partnering for Cures conference will feature a startup presentation session called�Entrepreneurs for Cures. �This is the first […] http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Practical Ideas, Habits, and Behaviors to Do Better Work with Max Yoder of Lessonly https://powderkeg.com/practical-ideas-habits-and-behaviors-to-do-better-work/ https://powderkeg.com/practical-ideas-habits-and-behaviors-to-do-better-work/ Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:50:25 UTC Matt Hunckler at Powderkeg � Share before you’re ready. Leaders learn the answer. In this episode of Powderkeg: Igniting Startups, you’ll meet Max Yoder making his third appearance on the podcast. As the CEO of Lessonly, a rapidly scaling tech company in Indianapolis, Max views his job as helping people flourish, thrive and understand themselves. In this conversation Max […] The post Practical Ideas, Habits, and Behaviors to Do Better Work with Max Yoder of Lessonly appeared first on Powderkeg. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ How Successful Startup Teams Avoid Startup Failure https://powderkeg.com/how-successful-startup-teams-avoid-startup-failure/ https://powderkeg.com/how-successful-startup-teams-avoid-startup-failure/ Tue, 02 Apr 2019 06:12:53 UTC Matt Hunckler at Powderkeg One of the most valuable experiences that entrepreneurs can learn from is the mistake that cost another entrepreneur their dream. Whether you’re building your first company or your tenth, entrepreneurship is full of uncertainty. And while success is always the goal, there are a thousand valuable lessons in startup failure. On today’s episode of the […] The post How Successful Startup Teams Avoid Startup Failure appeared first on Powderkeg. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Powderkeg Launches Largest Public Study of Tech Company Cultures https://powderkeg.com/powderkeg-launches-largest-public-study-of-tech-company-cultures/ https://powderkeg.com/powderkeg-launches-largest-public-study-of-tech-company-cultures/ Tue, 26 Mar 2019 09:24:29 UTC Kevin Bailey at Powderkeg New Tech Census partners with Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund to gather data on culture in tech companies throughout Indiana Powderkeg, a digital community for tech companies, investors, and professionals located between the coasts, today announced the launch of the 2019 Tech Census: Tech Cultures Edition. Starting in Indiana, the Tech Census will […] The post Powderkeg Launches Largest Public Study of Tech Company Cultures appeared first on Powderkeg. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Professional Networking Tips to Build Career-Changing Relationships from Evan Burfield of Union and Stephen Ozoigbo of LIONS@frica https://powderkeg.com/professional-networking-tips/ https://powderkeg.com/professional-networking-tips/ Tue, 26 Mar 2019 06:25:34 UTC Matt Hunckler at Powderkeg Networking is similar to a contact sport like football, soccer or basketball. If you don’t really put in the work, then you might as well stay on the sideline. Building a network can be a little intimidating — whether you are just starting out, navigating a career change or are even mid-career and just need […] The post Professional Networking Tips to Build Career-Changing Relationships from Evan Burfield of Union and Stephen Ozoigbo of LIONS@frica appeared first on Powderkeg. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ How Peoplocity Is Revolutionizing Customer Experience https://powderkeg.com/how-peoplocity-is-revolutionizing-customer-experience/ https://powderkeg.com/how-peoplocity-is-revolutionizing-customer-experience/ Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:40:24 UTC Matt Hunckler at Powderkeg A few weeks ago, TechHive published a headline that captures the anxiety and ickiness customers feel when talking to businesses. “It’s 2019. Why Can’t You Cancel Cable TV Online?” It’s not just cable. Plenty of businesses, from doctor offices to internet service providers, do a poor job of communicating with customers. Between phones, emails, social […] The post How Peoplocity Is Revolutionizing Customer Experience appeared first on Powderkeg. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ A Master Class on Product Development Process with Mike Reynolds & Christian Beck of Innovatemap https://powderkeg.com/product-development-process-steps/ https://powderkeg.com/product-development-process-steps/ Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:08:35 UTC Matt Hunckler at Powderkeg The product development process needs far more than just an exciting idea and money. Your idea is just the beginning. You also need a team to get it out of the dream phase, and a plan to keep it on track. Not to mention, a marketing strategy that clearly defines the problem to your audience—and […] The post A Master Class on Product Development Process with Mike Reynolds & Christian Beck of Innovatemap appeared first on Powderkeg. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Founders: How to Fundraise Without Your Company Suffering https://powderkeg.com/how-to-fundraise-without-company-suffering/ https://powderkeg.com/how-to-fundraise-without-company-suffering/ Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:34:39 UTC Andrew Clark at Powderkeg At Visible, we tell startup founders that fundraising is a 24/7/365 proposition. Even if you aren’t actively raising money, you’re still engaging with current and prospective investors, building your brand, and telling the story of your company. All of those things make raising the next round easier. But if you are actively raising, the intensity […] The post Founders: How to Fundraise Without Your Company Suffering appeared first on Powderkeg. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Inside Corporate Innovation and Startup Collaboration with Chris Gray of Cummins https://powderkeg.com/inside-corporate-innovation-and-startup-collaboration/ https://powderkeg.com/inside-corporate-innovation-and-startup-collaboration/ Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:13:15 UTC Matt Hunckler at Powderkeg Corporate innovation marks an enormous opportunity for tech companies today. Large organizations are embracing innovation and disruption to stay competitive in their industries, sometimes partnering with startups that can provide efficient solutions. But these partnerships can be tricky to manage, as startups and corporations tend to work at different speeds and often have goals that […] The post Inside Corporate Innovation and Startup Collaboration with Chris Gray of Cummins appeared first on Powderkeg. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/