The startup that I am co-founder of, Mint Tek Circuits, has just emerged from the Valley of Death. We are not yet completely out of the danger zone, but we believe the worst is behind us. The valley of death refers to the period in the early stage of a startup before it is generating positive cash flows. It has been an exciting journey, though [...]
MyOctopus are a hardware and software startup based in Dublin and Galway, co-founded by Larry Wawro (CEO), Sylwester Hyzynski (CTO) and Emma Dowling (CMO). Their device is a creative smart home platform, a feature-packed multi-tool, which is fully open source, affording full control of data, devices and options to the user.
The reason to change the ratio is simple – it makes financial sense. Diverse teams make better decisions and having women properly represented at a management level create companies of higher value. There is a resurgence of Feminism, and rightly so – Jennifer Lawrence is speaking out about Hollywood actresses receiving substantially lower [...]