Over Labor Day weekend, urban youth of the Compton and Oakland
communities of California will have the opportunity to flex their tech
muscles at the “We Are Code” two-day hackathon event designed to promote
awareness and innovation.
Everette Taylor is somewhat of a rarity--an African-American insider in Silicon Valley. He has launched or has helped launch more than a few successful tech ventures. He is a much sought-after consultant as well. Here, we caught up with the Virginia Tech grad who recently launched his own company, MilliSense.
I have been in the business-to-business sales world for a while now and I am always looking to learn from the best of the best. So I wanted to make a list of some of the experts I follow that can help you in your sales journey.
Eight decades ago, an oil man named George Blaisdell observed a friend try—and fail—to light a lady’s cigarette on a windy day in rural northwest Pennsylvania. The futile attempt sparked an idea in Blaisdell’s mind: He’d create a windproof lighter.
Practically every entrepreneur has heard someone say, “You should start a blog!” Ever since blogging became a highly successful marketing tool, some businesses have begun to act like it’s the only form of online marketing that matters. There’s an unspoken expectation that if you’re an entrepreneur, you must be a blogger, too.