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How I Successfully Pitched Investors As A 22-Year-Old Startup Founder

If you can tell a story that makes sense, it doesn’t matter how old you are.<p>My cofounders and I were 21 and 22 when we started Next Big Sound, and by far the biggest challenge we faced was in convincing investors they should trust us with their money. That was in 2009, and around that time Mark …

Tinder CEO Sean Rad Wants Discovery, Not Just Hookups

The Tinder CEO took the stage at FCLA 2016 to confirm that it’s users who more often than not spark the biggest innovations.<p>“Getting fired was the best thing that ever happened to me.”<p>Tinder CEO Sean Rad took the stage at <i>Fast Company</i>‘s FCLA event with an eye firmly on the future. Putting behind him …

10 Time-Saving Tips to Improve Your Life | Men's Health

10 Ways to Find More Time Throughout the Day<p>See how Men’s Health experts stay strong (and sane) amidst crazy schedules<p>Thinkstock<p>With your busy schedule, it can sometimes feel impossible to find any additional time in the day. According to experts on the psychology of time management, making the …

15 Best Books Read by the AoM Team in 2015 | The Art of Manliness

Here at the Art of Manliness, we’re big believers in the brain-boosting, character-expanding, enjoyment-inducing power of books. Kate, Jeremy, and I …

First Date Tips for Men: How to Plan the Perfect First Date | The Art of Manliness

So, you’ve decided to stop hanging out with women and start dating them? Bully for you! Now you must take on that ever-intimidating first date. While …

These Bendable Shades May Never Go Out Of Style

You needn’t go further than <i>Esquire</i>’s summer 2015 roundup of tortoiseshell glasses to understand the hair-splitting nature of eyewear fashions. The slightest angling of the nosepiece can make a pair of glasses go from trendy, to tired, to classic. It’s enough to make you wonder, what if I could just …

How To Make Company Culture Stick

InMobi CEO Naveen Tewari prioritizes imagination, harmony, and action; here’s how he made it more than a mission statement.<p>After rumors circulated earlier this year that InMobi, the India-based mobile ad giant, was considering a sale to Google, its CEO Naveen Tewari announced firm plans to stay …

Ask HN: I'm going to have to lay people off, and want your advice

Throwaway for obvious reasons. I'm probably going to have to lay off several dozen people, which I've never done before. Needless to say I'm not …

How the Olympics rotted Greece

There is no better place to contemplate ephemeral human ambition and a crumbling national economy than a ruined building. In the aftermath of …

The Software Engineer’s Guide to Negotiating a Raise

Imagine that you’re poking around in your company’s payroll website when you stumble upon a mutable and persistent input field labeled “Market Rate …

Git from the inside out

Hi everyone. Thanks for visiting. This content is a draft. The final version of the essay (complete with working images) is here: …

Introduction

Welcome to <b>Building Web Apps with Go</b>! If you are reading this then you have just started your journey from noob to pro. No seriously, web programming …

Black Friday

WTF Secrets - Reddit posted life ruining secrets illustrated weekly

WTF Secrets is a weekly illustrated collection of lifelong kept secrets, originally shared in the very popular Reddit thread “What's the secret that …

Gabriel Weinberg, CEO & Founder, DuckDuckGo

A long time ago I went to MIT in Physics (B.S.) and Technology Policy (M.S.). Now I live in Valley Forge, PA with my wife and two kids (and our cat).