Blockchain For Beginners

So a few of you who are new to cryptocurrencies and digital wallets may be wondering, “This is all great and well but what the hell is blockchain?!” Here are a few resources that get right down to the layman’s description of what blockchain is and how it is evolving the world’s technologies and businesses as we…

The Failing Sustainability of Blockchain Magic

Blockchain is a distributed network that relies on “decentralized consensus” across many nodes. In Bitcoin – it is a literal record of all transactions that have taken place, and this record cannot be altered/tampered with since each node (computer) in the system as a record of the blockchain. This means, if 99% of all the…

The Ins and Outs of CryptoCurrency Trading

Many of you have now heard about Bitcoin and even Ethereum, but are unsure about how to transition some of your financial assets into their respective cryptocurrencies. Beyond that, you may not have a defined investment strategy to something so novel, and oftentimes chaotic. Let’s start with my first word of advice, “DO NOT COME…

What to do if your Company Hasn’t Stood Against the Immigration Ban?

We’re living in turbulent times in which the very basis of established politics are going pretty much out the window. For those in tech, regardless of which political allegiance you hold, the conversation around President Trump’s Immigration Ban has been booming. Many companies have united in protest, while some, have remained publicly silent. …Policies like…

8 Ways to Develop a Proven Diversity Pipeline into a “Color-blind”​ Company

Pouring money into diverse events and programing is not the same as championing diversity in the workplace. There’s a distinct difference between diversity for PR, and diversity in employees (particularly company stakeholders) that seems to escape the brand names of Silicon Valley. Many..haven’t proposed a solution on how these companies, and others, can strategically utilize…

3 Ways to Discover Your Niche Market

Finding your the biggest pain point for your customer is what makes a business. With great knowledge of your customer’s problem, a company can iteratively develop an effective, efficient solution that immediately returns profit and long-term consumer loyalty. Finding your customer’s high pain point(s) isn’t as self-explanatory as it sounds.. The problem is this: Finding…