The Startup Investor | January 20, 2022

This Just Blew the Doors Wide Open for A.I.

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  • The Startup Investor | November 9, 2021

    Three Startups Fixing the Most Hated Industry in America

    America is at a crossroads and everyone seems to disagree about everything. But there’s one thing most of us see eye-to-eye on: The insurance industry stinks.

    We’ve all been there before: You pay your insurer so that you’ll have protection when something goes wrong, but when you need that protection most, nine times out of ten, you end up getting fleeced.

    Those are just some of the reasons the American Customer Satisfaction Index ranks it as one of the most hated industries in America.

    If you ask us, “hated” is just another way of saying “ripe for disruption.” And startups are here to answer the call.
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  • The Startup Investor | November 4, 2021

    3 Simple Ways to Find the Best Founders: Secrets from the Wavemaker Boardroom

    Buck Jordan here to tell you that competition shouldn’t always scare you. In fact, looking at the competition is actually one of the most powerful ways to understand if a startup is onto something and if you should invest.

    Now, don’t get me wrong, sometimes when your competition is Amazon or Google – you should be worried! But that doesn’t happen that often. So why should studying the competition be an important step in your investing process and what can it teach you?

    Let’s dig in.

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  • The Startup Investor | November 3, 2021

    Terraformation: Solving a Problem that Costs You $2,500 a Year

    Every week, we bring you an opportunity you can take advantage of for $100 or less. Today, let’s talk about Terraformation. It’s a startup with a mission to reforest 3 billion acres of forest by 2030… and they’re using a “tech startup mindset” to get it done 5X faster. Get all the info here.
    Deal Flow & Networking

  • The Startup Investor | October 26, 2021

    Cybolt: Our Favorite Startup Leading A $173 Billion Market

    We’re approaching the end of Cybersecurity Awareness Month – and its message has never been as critical as it is today.

    Let this sink in: In 2021, data breaches cost U.S.-based companies $4.24 million on average per incident. That’s not chump change – especially when you consider the fact that we’ve faced over 1,300 breaches in the United States so far this year.

    Data breaches can also tarnish a company’s reputation, drive away investors, cause its employees to resign in droves, and create countless other headaches.

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  • The Startup Investor | October 14, 2021

    The Robots Are Coming! (And That’s a GOOD Thing)

    Most people think of “the rise of the machines” as robot armies conquering the world… or that creepy video of Boston Dynamics’ Walking Dog going up and down stairs. Naturally, people are afraid. It’s human nature to be scared of new technologies. But here’s why robotics is the #1 space every investor needs to be in right now…
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