Tagged: entrepreneurship

Gender Pay Gap even in Entrepreneurship

The pay gap between genders is consistently in the news, especially during the ongoing campaign season. As a female, the statistics have caused some feelings of injustice but as an entrepreneur, I’ve never thought...

Techstars Retreat 2015

Techstars, the one of the largest accelerators in the world, recently purchased UP Global and subsequently removed its nonprofit status. UP Global was the umbrella company holding Startup Weekend, Next, Startup Week and other programs under...

Recharging Abroad

One thing I often hear bragged about in entrepreneurial circles is how little people sleep or how people don’t take time off. What a mistaken value! Time off has been show to increase productivity...

Entrepreneurs Assembly

I often meet new entrepreneurs that are trying to go it alone. What a hard way to make money! There are many groups out there to offer peer-to-peer support and some mentoring as well....

Debrief from the 1 Million Cups Summit

I’ve been a facilitator for the local 1 Million Cups since about November 2013. I replaced one of the original organizers for the Reno team and was chosen because I showed up every week...

All Smiles

I am thrilled and my energy is infectious! Late last night I heard that I was approved for a rental in the Old Southwest part of Reno. I’ve been looking since April of this...

House of Genius

House of Genius. An ominous name yet one that intrigues new attendees every time we throw one. This quarter’s meeting has been particularly unnerving as organizers since we didn’t have our presenters lined up...