Startup Resilience Navigating Relationships for Early-Stage Founders

Growth Hackers determined that the greatest indicator of startup success is resilience: “You might feel that things are moving slow in your company – that is natural. You may make decisions, that, in retrospect may lead to undesired consequences, or perceived setbacks in your goal to reach critical milestones. If you are an entrepreneur building… Continue reading Startup Resilience Navigating Relationships for Early-Stage Founders

Hero AI Seeks to Transform Mindsets in the Lagging Healthcare Sector

The resistance to change is emblematic in a sector that has idealized practices and the legacy systems that have been working for decades. One founder seeks to disrupt this. AI adoption continues to lag in the healthcare sector. The complexity and sensitivity of patient data, how they’re governed and communicated within systems and between institutions… Continue reading Hero AI Seeks to Transform Mindsets in the Lagging Healthcare Sector

Is 2024 the Year of Investor Restraint and Startup Resilience?

Will 2024 will be another challenging year for startup founders? The world bank came out with the following prediction for 2024: “Global growth is projected to slow for the third year in a row—from 2.6% last year to 2.4% in 2024, almost three-quarters of a percentage point below the average of the 2010s. Developing economies… Continue reading Is 2024 the Year of Investor Restraint and Startup Resilience?

Can We Safeguard Our Identities in an Increasingly Automated Web?

As of February 2023, 850 million people globally don’t have an ID: no birth certificate, national ID–a legal identification that enables access to basic services like setting up bank accounts, getting a job–a system we’ve taken for granted in the West. Solving the identity problem becomes more pronounced as societies become increasingly digital. This will… Continue reading Can We Safeguard Our Identities in an Increasingly Automated Web?

Is the Engineer Dead?

Will new emerging technologies assist engineers in enhancing their capabilities or will their jobs simply be done for them? At Collision, 2023, Hessie Jones met with Maxim Fateev, CEO of Temporal and Anand Kulkarni, CEO of Crowdbotics. Both organizations are making it increasingly easier for engineers in light of the advances in Generative AI. One… Continue reading Is the Engineer Dead?

Where are the Women in AI?

Theodora Lau recently wrote a Linkedin post called “Where are the Women?” This was a timely post that responded to the slap in the face to many women, who have made incredible strides to affect substantive change in AI, who saw the NYT article that snubbed the work of prominent women like Fei Fei Li,… Continue reading Where are the Women in AI?

The Rise and Fall… and RISE Of Sam Altman Has GRAVE Implications For AI Research

From the sidelines, reading the media reports on the weekend of November 17 it was a series of irrepressible events that unfolded that weekend and the coming days. It was considered a tumultuous weekend, a series of uncontrolled outcomes, each with its own significance to the fallout of OpenAI and its employees. While the world… Continue reading The Rise and Fall… and RISE Of Sam Altman Has GRAVE Implications For AI Research

Leadership for Startup Founders Post-Pandemic

We are currently living in a time of greater uncertainty. The Pandemic has created an environment that caused us to abandon the safety of what we once knew to be the tried and true, the way things have always been done and to trust in our instincts to create an environment that was safe, productive,… Continue reading Leadership for Startup Founders Post-Pandemic

Turing Wants to Unleash Human Potential through AI-Powered Tech Services

In 2020, when the Pandemic mandated the move to remote work, Turing raised $32million in Series B funding to define a future where companies could push a button to spin up their engineering team instantly. In 2021, Fast Company listed Turing as one of the most innovative workplace companies. In great company with the likes… Continue reading Turing Wants to Unleash Human Potential through AI-Powered Tech Services

Mastering Marketing ROI: How to Escape the Budget Black Hole

Marketing ROI continues to be a budget black hole. The advent of digital has created mechanisms for marketing accountability. Before digital, it was difficult to validate the halo effect from television impressions or magazine or print reach. With the rise of digital came services within AdTech, the growth of SEO, SEM, attribution software. now more… Continue reading Mastering Marketing ROI: How to Escape the Budget Black Hole