When Dana Kanze and her business partner were pitching their startup for funding in 2009, they took turns talking to venture capitalists. Then and in ongoing conversations with prospective investors, Kanze noticed that questions addressed to her differed from those addressed to him. Candidate at Columbia Business School, Kanze recalled being asked questions such as “How do you plan to retain customers?” and “How long will it take you to break even?” Questions to him included “How do you plan to acquire new customers?” and “What’s your brand vision?” she said..
7. Hated to do it but had to drop the Cardinals one spot in the rankings. They had to score more than 30 against winless Temple. Up to now, geologists were vague on the age of the 600 foot deep crater, which formed when a rising plume of magma hit a pocket of underground water, creating an explosion. The most common estimate was about 6,000 years, based partly on Native American artifacts found under debris. Now, a team based at Columbia University’sLamont Doherty Earth Observatoryhas used isotopes in rocks blown out of the crater to show that it formed just 800 years ago, around the year 1300..
After many conflicting reports about the number of people killed and injured in the campus shooting,Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said late Thursday afternoon that he was providing the most accurate information he had. By a 911 call reporting an active shooter at the Southern Oregon school. 1, 2015.
Choosing gifts for special occasions can sometimes seem like a chore. With a little forethought and planning, though, it can also be a very rewarding experience. Giving a gift that is well thought out for the individual recipient is much more satisfying than buying a dozen sweaters in different sizes and colors..
The best way to do this is to find a quiet place where you won’t be disturbed. Get into a relaxed, sleepy state. Clear your mind of any thoughts about the past, the future, and even the present. Back in the early days of Android, one of the first browsers to challenge the stock browser was a now vanished app called Miren. Miren was a great and feature rich browser, but for reasons unknown, it’s tough to find these days. If you liked Miren, Boat Browser is its spiritual successor.
My favorite books are works of fiction. But the world feels urgent to me, and I’ve tended to get absorbed in processes of research. That said, I’m working on two fiction projects now. The 64th Grey Cup will always be remembered for Catch. The Ottawa Rough Riders trailed by four points with 20 seconds to go, and Tony Gabriel ran the perfect route faking a post pattern and instead turning towards the corner and hauled in the game winning touchdown pass from Tom Clements to give Ottawa its ninth Grey Cup win. The city hasn won since..