Zuriel Zdel

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Deep-linking startup Branch raised $60 million from Andy Rubin’s Playground Ventures

Branch, a startup making tools to enable developers to provide links between websites and apps, has raised a $60 million Series C round of funding from Andy Rubin’s Playground Ventures, according to sources.<p>Branch — formerly Branch Metrics — launched in 2014 to provide better analytics and improve …

How to Map Your Customer's Journey | Inc.com

According to Watermark Consulting, customer experience leaders obtain returns up to 80% greater than customer experience laggards and yet more than half (55%) of senior marketers said they were not confident in their company's understanding of the customer journey according to eMarketer.<p>The most …

Customer Experience

Britain's fashion awards makes nod to youth and internationalism

Britain’s fashion awards has taken place with all the usual signs of glamour for such an event: 4,000 guests, including top models, designers and celebrities dressed up to the nines, being tended to by 260 butlers and surrounded by 8,000 Swarovski crystals at the Royal Albert Hall as the comedian …

Fashion (UK)

This Footwear Innovator Might Forever Change the Way We Buy Sneakers

Jeff Staple teams up with TGS.<p>The last couple years have been one of the most exciting times in footwear. Up until two years ago Nike and Jordan Brand were the clear dominators throughout all footwear and in terms of numbers, they still are: Nike sells many times more sneakers than any other brand. …

9 simple things that are making you dumber

There's no mystery there. Focusing on your faults and bad habits can be pretty depressing, after all. But often, by ignoring the small lifestyle decisions that take a toll on our well-being and health, we're missing the low-hanging fruit of relatively easy-to-implement changes that will make a big …

How to Consign Your Stuff: All the FAQ

All the tips for reselling clothing.<p>In between the categories of resale shops and vintage stores lies consignment: boutiques that will take the “good stuff” from your closet and (attempt to) sell it to someone else. These often cater to a higher-end seller and shopper; if resale shops like Beacon’s …

Los Angeles

The talent trap: why try, try and trying again isn’t the key to success

The idea of “grit” speaks to our deepest wishes: we all want to believe in our own limitless potential, and that of our children.<p>Angela Lee Duckworth …

5 Methods to Make Sure You Use Time Effectively

If you are like most entrepreneurs, the resource you always wish you had more of is time. Learn to use the following methods and become a time-management expert.<p>When I interview successful business people who are at the apex of their careers, the one thing they all wish they had more of, is …

Mario Vargas Llosa on democracy in Latin America, chaos in Venezuela and fifty years of Israeli occupation

Mario Vargas Llosa, the Nobel laureate and the most famous Latin American writer alive today, is sitting in a Palestinian shed as chickens squawk outside.<p>The 80-year-old novelist is listening carefully as a man named Nasser Nawaja describes how the Israeli army is threatening to bulldoze his home …