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8 Apps That Put PR In Your Pocket

From creative ways to uncover journalists to sharing live video feeds, here are 8 apps to boost your profile right away.<p>If you're like most startups, you have a love/hate relationship with public relations. You love your headlines. You hate the potentially tortured path to getting them. Here are …

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Angels Ignite Blazing Growth for Women Entrepreneurs, More Fuel Needed

Venture capital decision-makers don’t seem to recognize the investment value of women-led companies. Women investors do, thank you very much. While male VCs are turning their backs on good investments, women angels are not. More than one in four angel investors are now women, an impressive 318% …

Venture Investing In Consumer And Retail: Why It's Rare, And Why It's About To Change

Most investing markets are relatively efficient. Early stage consumer and retail private equity markets are not. Consider this:<p>The United States is the largest consumer goods market in the world – worth more than $400 billion. Consumer and retail accounts for roughly 20% of the US economy.<br>• The …

Two groups are raising a $500K fund for women-led ventures

The <b>Alliance of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE)</b> has supported high-growth women entrepreneurs since its founding nearly 20 years ago, but for the first time …

Billionaire tech investor Chris Sacca thinks everyone in Silicon Valley should read these 2 books

The current generation of entrepreneurs, investors, and programmers have a tendency to live in a bubble removed from the rest of the world, he tells "The 4-Hour Workweek" author Tim Ferriss in the latest episode of Ferriss' podcast.<p>They may be more highly educated than those who came before them, …

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