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In a four-part series, Managing Editor Danny Crichton tells the story of RapidSOS, the company that processes more than half of all 911 calls made each year in the U.S.
"The not-so-secret secret here is that the key to great retention is really simple," says growth expert Susan Su.
A famous poem advises us not to compare ourselves with others, "for always there will be greater and lesser persons than yourself." The same holds true for startup fundraising.
Don't wait until it's too late to build your early-stage marketing team — but don't hire too hastily, either.
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Just like NYC's flooded subway system, internet infrastructure doesn't attract much attention until there's a notable failure.
The numbers don’t lie. According to DocSend, the average pitch deck is reviewed for just three minutes. And if you think a senior VC is studying the presentation your team crafted for months as
We'll be off on Monday, July 5 in observance of Independence Day. Thanks very much for reading, and I hope you have an excellent weekend.
There's a kernel of truth in every joke, so whenever someone quips, "This meeting could have been an email!" you can bet that some small part of them meant it sincerely.
If you're a founder who's getting ready to knock on doors and ask strangers for money, read this first.
We're off today to celebrate the Juneteenth holiday in the United States. I hope you have a safe and relaxing weekend.
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This morning, Anna Heim and Alex Wilhelm dug into the EU insurtech market, interviewing European VCs and collating the biggest recent rounds to take the temperature of the waters across the pond.
Keeping up with the latest problems and solutions in growth is literally a full-time job, but TechCrunch is here to help.
News broke this morning that Bain Capital Private Equity and Crosspoint Capital Partners are purchasing Seattle-based network security startup ExtraHop.
Prospective contributors regularly ask us about which topics Extra Crunch subscribers would like to hear more about, and the answer is always the same.
Guest articles are hugely popular with our startup audience, but right now, we are prioritizing submissions from authors who have expertise in the following areas …
Since we were off yesterday for Memorial Day, today's roundup is brief, but we'll have much more to recap on Friday.