• This 35-year-old walked away from Google to start a robotics company that's raised $16 million - here's his best advice for building a company in just one year

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Security robotics company Cobalt raised $13 million in a Series A round of financing this year, despite putting together a pitch deck the night before meeting with VCs.
    Cobalt's CEO Travis Deyle said the company wowed investors because it was able to deliver on two goals.
    Deyle set out to have a product on the market within the first year and land a paying customer before building anything.
    Raising venture capital for a startup is no cakewalk. There are high stakes, probing questions from investors, and an unspoken pressure from your employees to return to the office with a term sheet.
    So...
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  • This 35-year-old walked away from Google to start a robotics company that's raised $16 million - here's his best advice for building a company in just one year

    This 35-year-old walked away from Google to start a robotics company that's raised $16 million - here's his best advice for building a company in just one year

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Security robotics company Cobalt raised $13 million in a Series A round of financing this year, despite putting together a pitch deck the night before meeting with VCs.
    Cobalt's CEO Travis Deyle said the company wowed investors because it was able to deliver on two goals.
    Deyle set out to have a product on the market within the first year and land a paying customer before building anything.
    Raising venture capital for a startup is no cakewalk. There are high stakes, probing questions from investors, and an unspoken pressure from your employees to return to the office with a term sheet.
    So...
    Read more ...

     

  • Meet Jessica Blevins, the 26-year-old wife and manager of the most popular video game player in the world right now

    Meet Jessica Blevins, the 26-year-old wife and manager of the most popular video game player in the world right now

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Jessica Blevins, 26, is the wife and manager of Twitch streamer Tyler "Ninja" Blevins, who is one of the best "Fortnite" players in the world.
    Jessica is one of the reasons Tyler is so successful: She manages his entire business, including coordinating the handful of people that comprise "Team Ninja."
    We talked to Jessica over the phone to learn more about her daily life, how things came to be, and where she and Tyler are going next.
    Jessica Blevins is just 26 years old, but she has an incredibly tough job: managing her 27-year-old husband Tyler, who is one of the best video game players...
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