Tag: "venture capital"

Women Entrepreneurs:Learn How to Build, Grow & Fund Your Enterprise!

Women Entrepreneurs:Learn How to Build, Grow & Fund Your Enterprise!

June 19, 2014 | Comments (0)

ALMOST SOLD OUT! LAST CHANCE TO RESERVE FOR TONIGHT’S EVENT! Especially for GoodB readers, we have opened up a few more seats to tonight’s special one-time-only panel event at the Centre for Social Innovation. GoodB readers use code GF20 for 20% discount on ticket prices. Funding and financing in today’s entrepreneurial world is booming. Don’t miss this dynamic event of Women’s Funding & Entrepreneurship experts this evening June 20, 2014 from 6pm-9pm at the Centre for Social Innovation in New York.

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Why All Business Is Social

Why All Business Is Social

June 8, 2014 | Comments (0)

The distancing between the individuals at the other end of the transaction and the digital blips on the screen they had become has allowed us to forget the human foundation of business. Somehow between Adam Smith & Michael Porter’s “shared value,” 19th & 20th century technological advancements and the rapid growth of industrialization changed it all.

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Garden of Edyn for Impact

Garden of Edyn for Impact

June 8, 2014 | Comments (0)

The Edyn smart garden system lets you know what’s happening in your garden at all times. Whether you’re a novice gardener or managing a small-scale organic farm, Edyn is there to take the guesswork out of gardening. Inserted in the soil, the Edyn Garden Sensor gathers and analyzes data about changing weather and soil conditions.

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Fred Wilson on the Sharing Economy

Fred Wilson on the Sharing Economy

July 19, 2013 | Comments (0)

SuperVC Fred Wilson reveals why :the Sharing Economy” is here to stay! Fred W is what can only be called a SuperVC! Like Supermodels and Superman, he is on top of his game and always seems to be where the next big thing is exploding.

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Is SEC Helping or Hurting Start-Ups?

Is SEC Helping or Hurting Start-Ups?

July 19, 2013 | Comments (0)

Does the proposed SEC rules to lift the advertising ban undermine the Goal of the JOBS Act? VC Brad Feld thinks the proposal unduly regulates Startup offering filings. Check it out.

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To Eat Or Not to Eat Eggs!

To Eat Or Not to Eat Eggs!

April 29, 2013 | Comments (0)

America is hooked on eggs. We use a lot of them in our favorite foods from pancakes to bagels, to cupcakes and cookies. Many of our egg-happy foods are borrowed from the French: soufflés, quiches, omelettes, remoulades, mayonnaise – just to name a few! Yet increasingly, reports of the egg distributing industry reveal the ghastly treatment of mother hens, toxic chemicals in the processing, and generally unhealthy care and feeding of the chickens that lay these ungolden eggs! The entire eggy mess makes the egg one of the more unhealthy foods we can eat, not just for our hearts, but for our souls too!

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Good Business New York™ Leading Women 2012

Good Business New York™ Leading Women 2012

December 18, 2012 | Comments (498)

Good Business New York™ announces its 2012 list of 25 Dynamic Women who are changing the world through work, business and finance. These accomplished women inspire, challenge, and empower us to be the change in the world we want to see.

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What Can Rap Teach Us About Leadership?

What Can Rap Teach Us About Leadership?

February 20, 2012 | Comments (9)

Silicon Valley VC wizard Ben Horowitz’ sources Rap Music for management wisdom. Rap you ask? Yes, RAP! While some Rap continues to be about cashing in, getting more “money in the bank,” and blatant sexcapades, other rap according to VC Ben, like the Rakim lyrics cited above, are applicable to the leadership skills needed for successful entrepreneurs. He cites three essential ingredients for founding CEO success of start-up ventures.

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2012: Good Business Gets Personal

2012: Good Business Gets Personal

January 10, 2012 | Comments (0)

Welcome to 2012! It promises to be an awesome year full of innovation and transformation in the world of business. We have been busy brainstorming here at Good-b headquarters and planning the year ahead.
I hope all of you have made your resolutions and developed your strategies for the coming year. Our goal at Good-b is to be a more integral part of your business support. In 2012, Good Business gets personal. We want to get to know you and your business needs better! The 2012 purpose for Good-b is to ask how we can support your business goals. Your business is our business: small, big and in between.

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The Empowered Entrepreneur

The Empowered Entrepreneur

November 21, 2011 | Comments (5)

In today’s tough economic climate, entrepreneurs are hardier and more innovative than ever. They have to be in order to get the attention of investors. This fall’s line-up of entrepreneur gatherings is power-packed. Full of exciting new ventures, entrepreneurs and the VC world are exploding with opportunity and innovation.

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