Archive for August, 2013

Want to Save Your Life?

August 23rd, 2013 - Write a comment »

By Erica Ariel Fox, Author of WINNING FROM WITHIN | Lecturer at Harvard Law School | Leadership Advisor Reading a good book. Swimming at the beach. Surviving lines at The Magic Kingdom, so you can relish the unbridled joy when your …

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Find Incubators That Will Challenge You

August 20th, 2013 - Comments Off on Find Incubators That Will Challenge You

Accelerators can be a great resource for entrepreneurs, as evidenced by breakouts such as Airbnb, which first incubated with Y Combinator. In our portfolio at WIN, we’ve met many of our founders through incubators (such as the Hipmunk and Meteor teams …

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Confessions of a Job Hopper

August 20th, 2013 - Write a comment »

By Herb Greenberg, TheStreet, CNBC I get exhausted when I look at my LinkedIn resume: Way too many jobs to keep up with, including the latest new gig at TheStreet, which is really little more than a return to the second-longest stop …

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Yahoo Said to Appoint Maynard Webb as Chairman

August 16th, 2013 - Comments Off on Yahoo Said to Appoint Maynard Webb as Chairman

By Harrison Westwater, Wendy Brundige & Brian Womack Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) is appointing Maynard Webb as chairman, people with knowledge of the decision said, as Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer continues a turnaround effort of the Internet company. Webb, who joined Yahoo’s board in February 2012, was …

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