Tag: startups

The Spectacular Rise and Fall of WeWork

The Spectacular Rise and Fall of WeWork

I think when you cover IPOs and high-flying startups you’re used to seeing dramatic changes over short periods of time. But nothing in my experience has really compared to what WeWork has undergone. I think people felt like…

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Starting a Small Business vs Starting a Startup: what’s the difference?

Starting a Small Business vs Starting a Startup: what’s the difference?

Not all businesses are created equal. The guys that started Airbnb, or the guys that started Slack- set out to build a multi-billion dollar company that would IPO or get acquired for an insane amount of money. Those…

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Financial English VV 51 – Company Finance and Startups (1) | Business English Vocabulary

Financial English VV 51 – Company Finance and Startups (1) | Business English Vocabulary

You’re watching Video Vocab by BusinessEnglishPod.com in this lesson we’ll look at vocabulary related to company financing. All companies need to raise capital to begin operations. These startup companies may choose to bootstrap the company using personal funding…

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Sky News: LegalVision on Business Success

Sky News: LegalVision on Business Success

Welcome back to Business Success. I’m Chloe James for the RFI group. Now we’ve had a few ex corporate lawyers on Business Success of late and tonight I welcome another in Lachlan McKnight who has had roles in…

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Why WeWork’s Business Model Is Risky | WSJ

Why WeWork’s Business Model Is Risky | WSJ

– [Spencer] WeWork’s IPO is coming as soon as next month. – Investors might rightly be wondering if it’s a bridge to nowhere. – This is, obviously, an unprofitable company. We’ve seen a number of these companies come…

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How To Come Up With Your Winning Business Idea (9 Strategies Total) | Dan Martell

How To Come Up With Your Winning Business Idea (9 Strategies Total) | Dan Martell

– I really, really need to re-write that because that’s all like… So what are we starting with? (upbeat music) – Nine ways to come up with great business ideas, that’s what I’m gonna share in this video….

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How to Find a CoFounder: Starting a Business as a solo founder

How to Find a CoFounder: Starting a Business as a solo founder

As we’ve scaled Slidebean and had the chance to connect with hundreds of companies, one of the most common questions I get is around finding a co-founder. The most common scenario I come across is an executive/business/sales founder,…

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Inside China’s Future Factory

Inside China’s Future Factory

You get in the metal tube. Zoom up 115 floors at a ridiculous speed to the top of the Ping An skyscraper. Then you find a window, and marvel at the sublime bigness of Shenzhen. Forty years ago,…

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Rookie Report: Sam and Deegan’s t-shirt design business – Behind the News

Rookie Report: Sam and Deegan’s t-shirt design business – Behind the News

Hi, BTN, my name is Deegan. And my name is Sam. BOTH: And we are the cofounders of Pretty Rooster. Well, we met in Year 2? We met in Year 2 and then really became friends in Year…

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Get to Know the 2018-19 Blavatnik Fellows in Life Science Entrepreneurship

Get to Know the 2018-19 Blavatnik Fellows in Life Science Entrepreneurship

I am a psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital, and I am an entrepreneur and a Blavatnik Fellow. I’m a mother of two, a practicing physician, and a Blavatnik Fellow. I am in the MBA class of 2018 at…

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