We are in a phase of entrepreneurship where new brands are proliferating and even displacing older established brands. Media personalities like 21-year-old Kylie Jenner has become a billionaire with her own line of cosmetics. Last week, Michelle Pfeiffer launched her
There is a big difference between startup incubators and startup accelerators. Both are important in any innovation hub, as are angel investors, and early stage venture capitalists. The differences are often not well-understood, and they are worth pointing out here.
One of the common advantages cited by startup incubators is the connectedness they offer to people working in them, or by just “hanging out” in their space. In the early-2000s, I was working for a company that was a tenant