Sanjay Bakshi

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The 25 fintech 'unicorns' worth over $1 billion ranked by value

Valuations in the sector are also sky-rocketing as more money floods in. Many companies are now reaching the fabled "unicorn" status — the term in the tech industry for companies worth $1 billion (£640 million) or more.<p>Earlier this year conference organiser Finovate pulled together a list of all …

Peer-to-peer

One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors explains the 4 things he looks for in an entrepreneur

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" that went on to become huge companies like Twitter and Uber. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angels to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour Workweek" author …

Silicon Valley

8 tech skills you need if you want be to an entrepreneur

That's because, in order to be successful in any market, you'll need to hone your skills, knowledge and be vigilant in your work.<p>That's why, in addition to knowing your business, employees and various strategies for success, you must also know how to use all the tools at your disposal.<p>These days, …

Small Business

20 Ways to Effectively Market Your Small Business

Marketing is an afterthought for most small business owners. Between trying to manage employees and keep customers happy, small businesses owners …

Secret’s collapse shows the traditional VC funding model is broken

The monumental failure of anonymous social app Secret and the closing of the company’s doors after a mere 16 months in business has fueled serious discussion among entrepreneurs and venture capitalists.<p>Concerned parties on both sides of the funding table are asking hard questions about what this …

Venture Capital

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The 8 Most Important Things We've Learned About Happiness In The Past 10 Years

We're living in a golden age of happiness -- the scientific study of happiness, at least.<p>The field of positive psychology has exploded in growth since its inception in 1998, dramatically increasing our understanding of human flourishing. We now know more than ever about what makes us happy, how we …

Forget Space-Time: Information May Create the Cosmos

<i>Robert Lawrence Kuhn is the creator, writer and host of "</i><i>Closer To Truth</i><i>," a public television and multimedia program featuring the world's leading</i> …

6 Apps You Need Today for Optimizing Business Travel

If you happen to be one of those individuals like myself, then you're probably already using a number of websites or apps to help you plan and manage your trip. Here are some of my favorites.<p>I travel a lot. I've spent nearly 1 in every 3 days away from my home for the past 3 years. This is what …