We all know that raising money for a technology startup is difficult. According to Fundera, only 0.05% of all startups raise venture capital. Fortunately, there have been a continued rising trend in new vehicles for fundraising and new pools of capital ready to be put to work for you and your startup business. These three new vehicles come in the shape of: Angel Led Rolling Funds, University Led Angel Funds, and Venture Studios.
By age 11, Jarrod Overson was already teaching himself how to program and creatively use technology, including making video games on his graphing calculator for friends in math class. A few decades later, Overson is still working with technology to create innovative solutions that help others.
Space within the beautiful Durham Bottling Co. building, a great place to create through content and co-working, will be available later this summer.
Smashing Boxes, Zebpay Drive New Cryptocurrency Investing, COVID-19 Relief
When an ad slogan lasts for nearly 25 years, it probably meshes with a company’s DNA. Chances also are pretty good it strikes a chord with customers.
As the digital transformation we’re currently experiencing continues to take shape, it’s important to understand what a CIO is, how it differs from a CTO, and how a CIO can benefit your organization.
While Silicon Valley remains the best-known startup ecosystem in the United States, the Triangle region of North Carolina boasts a ...
Smashing Boxes Senior Project Manager Neal Raval on choosing the right digital product development firm to bring your idea to life.
Innovation begins with an idea. A spark of intuition based on an assumption - that there is a problem or that something could be better, and that we can solve it.
Our take on why Stripe is the best payment processing platform for running an online business.
Now through July 18th, you can see a digital art installation in the first-floor window of the 21c Hotel
I owe much of my development as an entrepreneur and business professional to the power of a peer advisory group.
With the new home screen, apps can now play fullscreen video previews, which makes the Apple TV 4K more discoverable and engaging.
Sometimes the most efficient way to rejuvenate is to take a break from actually working.
“We believe successful products are the result of successful partnerships.”
Marketing classrooms have long discussed the four P’s of marketing: product, promotion, position, and price.
The public opinion on entrepreneurship has evolved dramatically since I first got in the game.
As promised in my previous post, here is part 2 of my series on Rails Templates.
The Triangle has Io[M]T in spades: Tech, HealthCare, Entrepreneurship, Investment and a low cost of living.
Two weeks ago, we co-hosted the 5th Annual mHealth@Duke Conference with the conference founders, the Duke Global Digital Health Science Center.
When Moogfest announced it was coming to Durham, partnering with the event was a no-brainer for Smashing Boxes.
Like any self-respecting small business, Smashing Boxes is working on its LinkedIn presence.
Imagine this.Eight months ago, you started a new business endeavor. T
Nick Jordan strongly believes that entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial minded teams can change companies and change the world for the better.As founder and CEO of Smashing Boxes,
The Center for Koru Mindfulness® team shares their journey to first-time tech entrepreneurship.
In this entrepreneurial spotlight, John Newbury, co-founder/COO of Gopher, shares his experience as a first-time tech entrepreneur and his adventures beta-testing the Gopher mobile apps.
An insider view of how the Entrepreneurial Operating System®️ (EOS®️) helped Smashing Boxes navigate the awkward adolescent years and come out on top.