Our 5 Favorite Startup Digest Reading List Articles From Last Week

02/08/2016 | By Jessica Ford

This post originally appeared on blog.up.co


 

1. For Women Entrepreneurs Raising Money, It's Good to Be in New York or Los Angeles

By Kimberly Weisul

Digest: Women Entrepreneurship

Curators: Babs Lee & Lilibeth Gangas

The funding environment for women is not so great in Silicon Valley, but great in New York and Los Angeles. Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/bPyPwr

 

2. Text messaging helps people to remember their medication. So why don’t we do it?

By Aaron Carroll

Digest: Health

Curator: R. Scott Munro

File this under easy interventions to improve adherence that we annoyingly don't employ across the country... Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/bPyB2n

 

3. Uber wants to be your express delivery service for everything

By Andrew J . Hawkins

Digest: Mobile

Curator: Edith Yeung

The rise of delivery as a service. I believe Lyft and other ride sharing apps will follow suit. Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/bPxEzP

 

4. Hyperloop: MIT students win contest to design Elon Musk's 700mph travel pods

By The Guardian

Digest: Mobility & Transportation

Curator: Timo Hoffmann

News regarding the Hyperloop. Well worth including here... there's a bunch of news articles all about the Hyperloop competition. Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/bPvTLD

 

5. The Biggest Mistake I Ever Made

By Jason Warner

Digest: Leadership & Resiliency

Curator: Sarah Jane Coffey

Two personal accounts of the incredible cost of not letting a bad hire go quickly enough from Jason Warner of Heroku. Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/bPw9-P

 

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