Tag Archives: Founders

10 Founders On the ‘Aha’ Moments That Unlocked Huge Progress

Sometimes it can feel like there’s just one way to do something. You had an idea, figured out a strategy, and began to execute on your vision. It took lots of work to get to the execution phase, so shifting directions — or heaven forbid, turning around — can feel like a nonstarter. But very, […]

What Founders and CEOs can Be taught from a Niche Market

By Bill Voss, Founder and CEO of Everest.com According to industry analysis from Digital Commerce 360, the top 100 global online marketplaces in the world had $3.23 trillion in sales in 2021, and saw gross merchandise sales increase 18 percent compared to the prior year. Giant marketplaces like Amazon, Taobao, eBay and other large players […]

All of the Founders Round Me Were Elevating Cash — Here’s Why I Did not

I always wanted to build something big. When I started Tech ladies in 2015 as a coffee meetup in New York City, I could immediately see the potential for it to grow into something larger. As a woman in tech myself, I craved a network to support me through the unique challenges I faced in […]

Why I Assume More Mission-Pushed Founders Ought to Begin Companies Instead of Nonprofits

When I set out to start my own venture, I knew I wanted to dedicate myself to something where I could have real impact. I’d spent the years leading up to this point as a corporate attorney, a career I enjoyed, but I was itching to work on my own idea. I also had a […]

Assorted Atomizers: HOOHAA Founders on Curated Area of interest Perfume Subscription Service

What is the curation process like, both in terms of the niche brands you work with and the monthly sets? The process of deciding which perfumes make it into our curations is both a joy and a gauntlet. For us, there are many parameters as to how we define a fragrance as excellent. This goes […]