The Secret Silicon Valley Shouldn't be Hiding

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As a senior technology correspondent for CNN, Laurie Segall has interviewed many of the biggest players in Silicon Valley over the years. But in her new docuseries, Mostly Human with Laurie Segall, she sets out to unveil some of the darker sides of entrepreneurship and the tech industry.

Obama's Legacy for Startups

“[I]t has been the risk-takers, the doers, the makers of things—some celebrated, but more often men and women obscure in their labor—who have carried us up the long rugged path towards prosperity and freedom.”_ – President Obama, Inaugural Address, January 21, 2009

As the 44th President of the United States bid farewell to the nation in his final public address this week, we couldn’t help but get a little nostalgic as we recalled everything this administration has done over the past 8 years to prioritize entrepreneurship and support startups in this country, and around the globe.

Thinking about applying to an accelerator?

This post originally appeared on VentureBurn

If you were starting a business 20 years ago, you’d typically spend most of your time running around town searching for customers, investors, and mentors. In a single day, you might only have time for one meeting with a customer and another with an investor. If you were lucky, you could squeeze in a meeting with a mentor. Carving out time to work on your actual product generally meant sacrificing sleep.

Top 10 Accelerator News of 2015

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The startup world is one that is constantly in flux, which keeps the accelerator industry and the world on their toes! Below are the top ten news the accelerator industry saw in 2015.