Why Small Businesses Should Keep Their Heads in the Cloud

There is a cloud that continues to hang over small businesses, but it’s far from a bad thing. In fact, it is expected that cloud computing, as much as it has already impacted companies in terms of flexibility, affordability and security, will become an even greater factor in the year (and years) ahead. Analysts believe that [...]

By |2019-06-20T13:55:14+00:00July 24th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Why Small Businesses Should Keep Their Heads in the Cloud

What’s Ahead for App Development in 2019

Legendary hockey coach Herb Brooks memorably said that “great moments are born from great opportunity.” When it comes to the immediate future of app development, the inverse is true: Opportunity is born from moments — specifically those that Americans spend on their smartphones. A recent study showed that the average American spends 5.4 hours a dayimmersed in that fashion. [...]

By |2019-06-20T13:53:52+00:00July 10th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on What’s Ahead for App Development in 2019

The Increasing Demand for On-Demand Apps

Uber is one of the most ubiquitous on-demand smartphone apps, and now forward-thinking entrepreneurs are in the process of trying to replicate their successes. The ride-sharing service is widely acknowledged as having kicked off the on-demand phenomenon with its founding in 2009, and since then, things have sped forward. Truly no stone has been left [...]

By |2019-06-20T13:52:15+00:00June 20th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on The Increasing Demand for On-Demand Apps

How to Make Allowances for Gut Feelings

Gut feelings, as it turns out, are more than a feeling. The science is quite clear on it: Your gut knows more than you might realize, and the majority of the time will lead a CEO in the right direction when it comes time to make a big decision. Steve Jobs, the late Apple founder, [...]

By |2020-11-18T21:03:06+00:00April 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on How to Make Allowances for Gut Feelings

How Working Out Increases Your Productivity

There is no better way to start the workday than with a workout. I try to do so at least four days a week, before seeing to my duties as Managing Principal at Soho Investment Partners in New York City. It strengthens not only the body but the mind. It renews the soul and the spirit. And [...]

By |2020-10-20T13:38:50+00:00October 24th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How Working Out Increases Your Productivity

Should Businesses Implement Blockchain?

Blockchain was invented to serve as a public transaction ledger for the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. Now, blockchain technology is used for so much more. There are, in fact, those who believe blockchain technology could in time be more significant than the Internet, with applications not only in banking but energy, health care, real estate and government services. Such [...]

By |2018-08-01T20:59:46+00:00August 1st, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Should Businesses Implement Blockchain?

Investing in Data Analytics to Improve Business Value

The words were uttered, though likely not for the first time, in 1978 by a pathologist named Edwin R. Fisher, and have resonated across the last four decades. “In God we trust,” he told a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee, while discussing the potential dangers of second-hand smoke. “Others must provide data.” Fisher, who died in 2008, [...]

By |2020-10-20T13:48:25+00:00June 29th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Investing in Data Analytics to Improve Business Value