Trends That Entrepreneurs Should Watch in 2020

The success stories of once-humble companies like Uber, Facebook and Apple overshadow the 90% of startups that fail. Too many do so because they jump the gun, failing to do their research or focusing on the wrong details. Experts in managing and guiding small businesses, like Eyal Gutentag, have much to offer to new startups, but a good way to improve your odds is to keep an eye on the current and upcoming trends among businesses both small and large. Moving into 2020, here are a few tips to keep…

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Education startup helps students who are pursuing liberal arts get skills to compete in tech industry

The Adjacent Academies team, from left: Anh M. Nguyen, CEO; Malena Harrang, senior manager of business operations; Shireen Campbell, professor and Chair of English, Davidson College; Kristen Eshleman, director of Innovation Initiatives, Davidson College; and Jesse Farmer, lead instructor, Adjacent. (Adjacent Academies Photo) College students who want to pursue the liberal arts subjects they’re passionate about can still get the technical training they need to compete in a job market that demands those skills thanks to the Seattle startup Adjacent Academies. Founded in 2019, Adjacent is the brainchild of San Francisco-based…

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