Brian Curlix Ondari

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A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

Startups

I was working on an e-commerce cart for a...

<i>I was working on an e-commerce cart for a start-up. I helped them select a hosting platform, set up the installation & configuration for the store,</i> …

‘If one is not making mistakes, then one is not learning’ – 25 quotes from Indian startup journeys

<i>From disruption to discipline, witness the memorable journey of Indian entrepreneurship in these excerpts and stories! StoryBites is a weekly feature</i> …

Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2015: The Compulsion for Data

<i>This is the seventh article in my series</i> <i>Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2015</i><p>Competing Narratives Surrounding Education Data<p>“Data” — its collection, analysis, …

An architect wants to turn New York's busiest avenue into an enormous park

If the Perkins Eastman Architects plan goes through, Broadway would transform into a street exclusively for pedestrians. The proposed park would be one of the largest urban redesigns in the city's history.<p>"The center spine of Manhattan is not a vehicle destination any longer," the firm's principal …

Urban Design

Sukima Atelier / Makiko Tsukada Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This combined home, gallery, and workspace is located in a quiet residential neighborhood in Tokyo. The …

Container Park / ATÖLYE Labs

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Recognizing that the 21st Century promises new productive relationships between education, research, and …

Cantilevered Tannay Bridge House in Switzerland makes the most of a narrow plot

The timber-clad upper volume of the Tannay Bridge House sits atop two separate structures, freeing up space on the ground floor and maximizing the …

Here's How Your Dog Really Feels About You, According To Science

Image: Yaisin Bulut via Getty Images<p>Let’s talk about puppy love. Not youthful romance, but the love between a person and his or her pooch. As every dog lover knows, canine companions make for some of the best friends we could wish for. They play with us, cuddle with us, listen to us and make us …

Modest designs made the world a better place in 2015.

Good design can help make the world a better place. Here are 11 modest designs that we covered this year on the Eye that acted as a force for good in …

4 Steps to Build Your New Business Empire

Opinions expressed by <i>Green Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Steve Jobs, Richard Branson, Michael Dell are household names to most entrepreneurs and consumers, and like you, they had to start somewhere. These empire builders had common traits that made them successful. They knew how to create …

Entrepreneurship

Case Study of a Failed Startup

My sophomore year of college I was a neuroscience major and my plan was to unlock the secrets of the mind and universe. Then I realized that the path …

What Most Education Startups Get Wrong

Opinion | Edtech Business<p>What Most Education Startups Get Wrong<p>By Luke Shepard     Dec 15, 2015<p>Flickr user liangs hu<p>Companies that define a few key …

In memoriam: 7 once-hot startups that shut their doors in 2015

While the seven on this list collectively raised nearly $400 million in venture capital, these startups are only a few of the high-profile ones that ended up shuttering their doors in 2015. CB Insights has a full list of 146 startup failure post-mortems from the past few years.<p>Here's how they tried …

This Singaporean entrepreneur funded his way into Harvard and a new startup in the US

There’s no doubt in anyone’s mind about Singapore being an excellent place to start a business. Stable politically as well as financially, rich in …

Startups

Google buying Twitter would be like Microsoft buying Yahoo

It cropped up again Tuesday morning and may have contributed to a 4% rise in Twitter's stock price. One outlet reported rumors that Twitter had hired Goldman Sachs to fend off two possible takeover rumors, one from Google.<p>We have no idea whether the rumor is true. Twitter declined comment, and we …

Goldman Sachs