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2019 is the Year of the Startup IPO: How Not to Get Gored by a Unicorn

January 16, 2019 [caption id="attachment_52163" align="alignleft" width="300"] Source: The Street[/caption] #GoredByAUnicorn 2019 is the year of the venture capital (VC) funded startup IPO (initial public offering). The goal of any privately funded startup is to either get acquire by an conglomerate or to IPO, which is the first...

Employees: DO NOT Let Your Employer MicroChip You-Ever!

July 26, 2017 [caption id="attachment_16539" align="alignnone" width="960"] Keep this checklist in mind as you read about Three Square Market (32 Market) and the company's push to "voluntarily"  and I'd argue, unethically request, for their employees to be microchipped.[/caption] Much has been publicized but very little has been...

3 Bone-Chilling Absolutes about Startups

October 29, 2015 If you've ever worked for or are currently working for a startup especially in tech, med device or med tech these three facts about startups should chill you to the bone!  If they don't, then congratulations you are the company spooky, scary, (not just for Halloween)...

When Tech Turns Evil-Tiny Camera Edition

New Yorkers who ride public transportation have it rough. First dead sharks, then rats on the train and now rats of a different kind.  The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is warning New Yorkers to keep an eye out for hidden cameras installed in MetroCard vending machines that can...