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Dream Jumper – Interview with ONE’s Michael Callahan

by / ⠀Blog Entrepreneur Interviews Entrepreneurship / April 13, 2015

 Hiscox Courageous Entrepreneur Interview Series This is part ten of the ten part series. Follow the Hiscox Courageous Entrepreneur interview series on Under30CEO.com. Interview Series Sponsored by Hiscox Small Business Insurance.  Hiscox specializes in protecting IT/technology, marketing, consulting, health and beauty, photography and many other professional services businesses, tailoring coverage to the specific risks in your industry. “If you have a dream, you have to follow it. There is a number of…

7 Best (and Most Surprising) Startup Hotspots

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Startup Advice / March 14, 2014

Silicon Valley and Seattle are rightfully the most famous U.S. cities for tech innovation. Google, Twitter and Facebook call the former home, while Seattle claims Amazon, Microsoft and Zillow. We know those stories already though. New tech innovators might want to try their hand somewhere where innovation is the new word in town and everything is up for grabs. For the success stories of tomorrow, where else should…

From Wall Street to Silicon Valley

by / ⠀Startup Advice / April 4, 2013

“At some point I started thinking about jumping on my desk, grabbing my keyboard, and smashing it into all of my monitors for a few weeks straights,” says Helen, a trading analyst at Morgan Stanley who quit to join the Optimization Data Analysis team at Appnexus. Helen is only one of many ambitious young professionals who are hitting this kind of learning and professional wall on Wall Street, and have decided…

When Will New York Eclipse Silicon Valley?

by / ⠀Startup Advice / May 9, 2012

Roughly 30 years according to a recent Forbes article. Once upon a time concerns over lack of access to tech talent and startup funding might have kept entrepreneurs at bay, today a New York office is becoming de rigeur for West Coast players and Facebook and tech venture powerhouse Accel Partners have made the leap east. Today, business incubators are helping develop the startup scene and a robust…

Infographic: Silicon Alley or Silicon Valley. Who’s Better?

by / ⠀Startup Advice / January 12, 2012

The debate never ends as to which coast has it best when it comes to the startup world. Silicon Valley has long dominated the space with companies like Google, Apple, Facebook and many more. However, Silicon Alley (New York City) is rising fast in the past few years with companies like Tumblr, Foursquare and Gilt. Both places are great places to find and connect with the resources you…

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