Has cannabis crossed the threshold into big business legitimacy?

Just three short years ago certain business conversations would be halted at the mention of cannabis. Most mainstream investors, law firms, and large-company executives tended to back away given the substance’s federal classification and the stereotype of the “typical cannabis user.” Celebrities of the likes of Snoop Dogg, Miley Cyrus, and Woody Harrelson were early … More Has cannabis crossed the threshold into big business legitimacy?

What Streaming Television Has To Do with Corporate Diversity

In 2016 Amazon Video released a critically and viewer acclaimed series—Good Girls Revolt. The show depicts the landmark sex discrimination lawsuit filed by the women researchers of Newsweek in 1970. The story line is entwined with empathetic, multi-dimensional characters that test the boundaries of sex, drugs, and rapidly changing cultural norms while they deliver the … More What Streaming Television Has To Do with Corporate Diversity

Tech and the Presidential Transition: Don’t Shirk, Assert Your Value

Regardless of your politics, the U.S. Presidential election was a shocker and most industries don’t like surprises. Case in point, Donald Trump spent little time with the tech industry during his campaign, and without public policy plans to reference, many companies especially startups are now uncertain about what the future holds. Tech companies are reeling, … More Tech and the Presidential Transition: Don’t Shirk, Assert Your Value

How Sony’s New Show “Startup” is a Step Backwards for Bitcoin

Recently, there has been a lot of buzz around the new show called “StartUp” on the Sony-owned streaming site—Crackle. I’ve watched the show, read a few reviews and even watched a Today Show interview of the show’s star, Adam Brody. The show is about a digital currency startup, illegally started by Brody’s character, and the … More How Sony’s New Show “Startup” is a Step Backwards for Bitcoin

Small Businesses Should use Pokémon Go if They Want to Catch’em All

Pokémon Go has quickly become one of the most popular apps in the world. By combining an augmented reality game with Pokémon, which was a staple for almost every millennials childhood, Pokémon go is already being used more than apps that have been around much longer such as Whatsapp and Instagram. … More Small Businesses Should use Pokémon Go if They Want to Catch’em All