Chaya Cooper

1,773 Added | 18 Magazines | 16 Likes | 3 Following | 57 Followers | @ChayaCooper | Longtime Fashion Tech Entrepreneur, Strategy & Marketing Consultant, native New Yorker, inadvertent Coder, sometime Artist, and aspiring Salsa Dancer  |  Chief Product Officer & Founder, Click2Fit

Jefferies gives IBM Watson a Wall Street reality check

IBM’s Watson unit is receiving heat today in the form of a scathing equity research report from Jefferies’ James Kisner. The group believes that IBM’s investment into Watson will struggle to return value to shareholders. In recent years, IBM has increasingly leaned on Watson as one of its core …

IBM Watson

Solving the Implicit Bias Problem in the Startup Industry

I got a deep dive into neuroscience when I was working on my startup, NeuroFocus. For years I pored over brain studies and thought about how the …

UC Berkeley

Fringefy Co-Founder Assif Ziv: “AI has reached a point equivalent to human intuition.”

You’ve probably been in a situation where you can’t find your Uber and you have to call the driver to explain where you are. Well, Fringefy is …

Augmented Reality

Why sexism has festered for so long in Silicon Valley

In just two weeks, two powerful Silicon Valley investors have resigned from the firms they cofounded after women accused them of sexual harassment.<p>The men, 500 Startups cofounder Dave McClure and Binary Capital cofounder Justin Caldbeck, didn't just cross the line once, according to the …

Silicon Valley

Evolving Beyond God: From Floppy Disks to a Technological Singularity

Imagine that the Earth is hardware and humanity is software that updates itself through an evolutionary process. Basically, your kids are literally a …

Singularity

This Women-Led VC Fund Wants To Show The Valley What Real Gender Equality Looks Like

XFactor Ventures, which launches today, has recruited nine female founders and CEOs to invest $3 million in 30 female-led companies.<p>If there’s one thing we’ve been reminded of over the past few months in Silicon Valley, it is that chipping away at sexism depends on addressing the issue of …

Venture Capital

ELLE's 2017 Women in Tech: Star Tech Voyagers

Meet the founders, execs, engineers, and VCs shaking up the world's most powerful industry.<p><b>This article originally appears in the August 2017 issue of ELLE.</b><p>In our fourth annual Women in Tech power list, we celebrate the founders, execs, engineers, and VCs shaking up the world's most powerful …

Malala Yousafzai

The Real Truth About Imposter Syndrome and What Works to Cure It

700 Women Founders

Analyzing 700 women founders, and the VCs that invested in them.<p>On Friday, I awoke to a trickle of twitter updates about an article in The …

Venture Capital

I Have More Work To Do.

This week saw deserved outrage over the treatment of female entrepreneurs. The examples that the many brave women in tech have finally brought to …

Diversity

Brooklyn Decker Just Created a Pretty Awesome Web Tool to Manage Your Totally Overflowing Closet

We’ve all been there. You open your closet and even though you can barely fit another hanger in there, you think, “Ugh, I have absolutely nothing to …

The Gig Is Up

I have been reading the slow but meaningful fall out of the “boys” in the tech industry over the last week. It was bound to happen, it was just a …

Speaking up about sexual harassment is hard. But we must start a new chapter.

<i>Disclaimer: Like with everything else on my blog, these opinions are solely mine and are not representative of my employer.</i><p>Like everyone else in the …

Feminism

What is the Right Burn Rate for your Startup?

One of the hardest decisions entrepreneurs make when they start a company and raise outside capital is figuring out what an acceptable “burn rate” …

Venture Capital

Where to Post Freelance Writing Jobs? Stacklist Reviews 6 Tools to Use

Content is at the center of what we do at Stacklist. We interview founders, and our blog is one of the main ways we synthesize our learning to make …

Binary Capital's Justin Caldbeck accused of unwanted sexual advances towards female founders. Where's the outrage?

The Information has a story today about Justin Caldbeck, of Binary Capital that should have been greeted with far more outrage than it has been. …

Feminism

Silicon Valley Women Tell of VC’s Unwanted Advances

Half a dozen women working in the tech industry say they have faced unwanted and inappropriate advances from a well-connected Silicon Valley venture …

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for your Startup’s Investor Pitch Deck

After 14+ years of writing hundreds of investor pitches that raised hundreds of millions of dollars — here’s the winning formula!<p>When you see about …

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for a Winning Sales Deck

After 14+ years of writing hundreds of Sales Decks— I share with you the winning formula!<p>Recently I published “The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for Your …

Fierce Founders Bootcamp

Every founder can be a fierce founder.<p>This fast-paced program is open to passionate entrepreneurs with a tech or tech-based idea at a MVP or pre-MVP …

Women Speaker Initiative

FRESH Speakers

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Women's Health

Speakers

This website makes it easy to find more women's voices: entrepreneurs, speakers, podcasters, and writers.

More Women's Voices

This website makes it easy to find more women's voices.<p>More women's voices for your podcast library, for your reading lists, to add to the stage, to …

Women's News

List of Female Speakers [PUBLIC - PLEASE ADD YOUR INFO!] from FB post on 5.9.2016: Future of media, future of work, neuroscience of mindfulness + happiness, biotech, robotics, electric cars/ connected cars, VR, and human augmentation (and other related topics...)

1<p>First Name<p>Last Name<p>Topics<p>Job Title<p>Company<p>Website<p>2<p>Jessica<p>Abo<p>How to be a Changemaker, Affluence is Not a Requirement for Influence, Social …

Women Leaders / Speakers

[If you know of other women (including yourself that we should add to this list, please add your suggestions as a comment in this document. Thank …

10 Essential Skills You Need To Master For Successful Public Speaking

In the past few years, I’ve been invited to speak at popular conferences around the world on the topics of marketing, bots, and artificial …

Public Speaking

How To Improve Your Workplace Diversity Using Hiring Metrics

Achieve workplace diversity and equality by using workforce analytics and big data to improve your company's hiring outcomes.<p>Achieving workplace diversity is a hot topic in hiring trends. It's a goal that requires a careful balance of resources and strategy, and companies lately have been diving in.<p>…

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