Dana Liebowitz

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Six ways Google is changing travel for the better - and the worse

Remember when people went on holiday with a suitcase, travel documents folder, guidebook, maps, brochures and camera?<p>Then Google came along.<p>It claims that its latest apps function as a personal “butler”, ridding travellers of the need to carry around heavy cameras, maps, guide books and the things …

Y Combinator, Silicon Valley's hottest startup factory, has filed to raise a venture capital fund

It's called the Y Combinator Continuity Fund I. The company declined to disclose the amount raised, and the filing indicated that the first sale has yet to occur.<p>Business Insider's Jon Marino first reported that Y Combinator was looking to raise several billion dollars for a fund in March.<p>According …

Venture Capital

Why I Didn't Drop Out To Create My Startup

There is a lot of media buzz around entrepreneurs that dropped out of college to become startup founders. It’s a storyline that has resulted in companies such as Facebook, Apple, and Microsoft. Since founding Pixlee after graduation, I understand why so many founders step away from their education …

Entrepreneurship

That Time Steve Jobs and Bill Gates Argued About the Future of Computers | Inc.com

In public, the two men had attacked each other regularly, even gleefully, and they would continue to do so for years. Steve cast Bill as a philistine with zero aesthetic sense and little originality. It was a view he'd hold throughout his life. Bill, he told me repeatedly, knew no other solution …

Bill Gates

Silicon Valley: Where Men Are Wrong and Women Are Wronged

In the early '90s, as one of the first women editors of a technology magazine, my female employees would plop themselves down in my office to recount the humiliations, the come-ons, and the frustrations over the lack of a clear promotion path relative to their male office mates. With a young family …

How to Lose 15 Pounds Without Dieting

<b>The research:</b> For the study, 10 "recreationally active" college-age women (so, not athletes) of normal body weight were given a high-protein meal (45 percent protein), low-protein meal (15 percent), or no food at all before walking on a treadmill. The women who ate the high-protein meal an hour …

5 Habits That Are Destroying Your Ability to Lead

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re an entrepreneur, a supervisor, or just the director of a team within your organization, your leadership abilities will ultimately dictate your professional success or failure. As a successful leader, you can chart a course …

5 Consumer Trends that Change Work and Mobile

Consumerization of technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace. After pondering the announcements at CES, Mobile World Congress and the Apple watch event, I’m even more convinced that consumer technology will continue to profoundly impact enterprise technology. In the plethora of recent consumer …

Virtual Reality