A vanishingly small number of investors will look at any pitch. For most investors, though, you'll need to get your foot in the door to be heard.
Building an investor network from scratch sounds daunting, particularly if you aren't part of a circle where talking to potential investors is easy.
Pineapple, an app that’s aiming to reshape professional networking for Gen Z, is officially launching to the public today. The idea behind Pineapple is to give young professionals a way to netwo
The "International Founders Open Office Hours” program aims to help immigrant founders boost their social networks by meeting VCs in the U.K.
In less than two weeks, on July 21 to be precise, the global robotics and AI community will converge online for TC Sessions: Robotics. Engage with the leading visionaries, scientists, founders, makers
Life is complicated and so — increasingly — is work-life. That’s the premise underpinning Polywork, a new professional social network founded by Lystable/Kalo founder, Peter Johnson.
The swipe is where the similarity ends. Raya is less like Tinder and more like a secret society. You need a member’s recommendations or a lot of friends inside to join, and you have to apply wit
A team of former Tinder employees, led by Tinder's original CTO Ryan Ogle, are today launching a new app aimed at professional networking. The app, called Ripple, aims to be a sort of mobile-first alt
Today there is enough data available to bring people of similar or adjacent profiles closer, and inform them about signals and contexts where they could either help, pay it forward or seek help. Over
I hate networking. Or at least the type of networking that consists of awkward happy hours where no one knows each other and you’re approached every five seconds by some over-eager “networ
A New York and Paris-based startup called Shapr has raised $3 million to build a better way to professionally network with others in your industry. However, unlike business networking giant LinkedIn,
In November 2011, Identified <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/11/10/identified-the-search-engine-for-professionals-opens-public-access-to-its-50-million-rankings/">emerged out of public beta</a> o
Yelp, the local online business and restaurant guide that first launched in the U.S. in 2004 and now lives in 21 countries and 12 languages, and has more than 100 million monthly unique visitors as of
Professional networking and profile startup Zerply is introducing two new features today to help its members better advertise their skills and to help employers better source candidates for open posit
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.bls.gov/news.release/vet.nr0.htm">According to The Bureau of Labor Statistics</a>, while the unemployment rate among U.S. veterans has dropped to 8.3 percent, it st
Given how well LinkedIn has been doing of late, the headline for this post may seem a bit out of place. Just a few days ago, LinkedIn yet again exceeded Wall Street's expectations, <a href="https://te
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.aftercollege.com/">AfterCollege</a> launched in 1999 as a simple job board for entry-level positions. In spite of a bubble burst and more than a decade in between,
<em>"People crave feedback on their professional lives,"</em> say Brendan Wallace and Adeyemi Ajao, co-founders and co-CEOs of <a target="_blank" href="http://www.identified.com/">Identified</a>, a yo
<a href="https://getintro.net/">INTRO</a>, the ambient location app whose claim-to-fame is how <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2012/03/06/intro-wants-to-be-the-linkedin-of-the-ambient-location-apps/"
When it comes to networking, there is no shortage of ways to connect with other professionals to talk shop. LinkedIn has become the most popular professional networking platform, with over 100 million