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Meet Our Curator of the Week: Dontae Rayford

Name: Dontae Rayford Digest: Diversity & Inclusion Curator Since: November 2016 Title: Business Development Manager @ IFTTT Twitter: @drayford Dontae is helping to connect the world at IFTTT. He’s been proud to call Oakland his home for the past 3 years. In his spare time, he teaches a class to MBA students at Mills College and shares the…

How Latinos Can “Fit In” in a Non-Diverse Environment Without Losing Their Identity

The following is a guest post by Kenneth Salas, COO & Co-Founder of Camino Financial. I’m about as Latino as you can get. I have a big and boisterous Mexican family that loves to sing with mariachi bands. I spent my childhood weekends hanging out behind the salsa bar of my Mom’s taquerias. I love…

Chef of the Future, Why Startups Need A Board of Advisors & More Highlights

5 hand-picked articles from across the Startup Digest Reading Lists. Sign up to receive great weekly content on various topics from our expert curators.   1. Warner Music Group Just Acquired Songkick — But They Didn’t Go Near Its Ticketing Business By Daniel Adrian Sanchez – Digital Music News Digest: Music Curators: Corey Crossfield, Christian Nicholson In an announcement last Friday,…

Messaging Starter Kit, CEO Pledge For Diversity & More Reading List Highlights

5 hand-picked articles from across the Startup Digest Reading Lists. Sign up to receive great weekly content on various topics from our expert curators.   1. The Messaging Starter Kit for Customer Engagement By Geoffrey Keating Digest: Design Curators: Eugenio Monforte, Phillip Chao Over the past few years, we’ve helped thousands of businesses create messages that help grow their business,…

Meet Our Curator of the Week: Silvia Li Sam

Name: Silvia Li Sam Digest: Diversity & Inclusion Reading List Curator Since: November 2016 Title: Growth & Communication Designer @ Hostfully // Diversity & Inclusion Curator // Startup Weekend Organizer Twitter: @lisamsilvia Silvia is a 21-year-old growth hacker and content marketer who has built the largest publication on Medium (Startup Grind powered by Google for Entrepreneurs) and…

How Emotionally Intelligent Bosses Resolve Conflicts & More Reading List Highlights

5 hand-picked articles from across the Startup Digest Reading Lists. Sign up to receive great weekly content on various topics from expert curators.   1. Here are the top IPO candidates to watch in 2017 and who invested in them By Cromwell Schubarth – Silicon Valley Business Journal Digest: Venture Capital Curator: Yohei Nakajima A…

Meet Our Curator of the Week: Lilibeth Gangas

Name: Lilibeth Gangas Digest: Diversity & Inclusion, Women Entrepreneurship Curator Since: February 2016 Title: CTCO @ Kapor Center | SW_Oakland Organizer Twitter Handle: @lilsg31 Lili Gangas is the Chief Technology Community Officer at the Kapor Center. In this role, Lili helps catalyze Oakland’s emergence as a social impact hub of tech done right – where tech, diverse talent, and action…

Reading List Highlights: Paul McCartney, Minecraft, NASA

5 hand-picked articles from across the Startup Digest Reading Lists. Sign up to receive great weekly content on various topics from expert curators.   1. In push to diversify tech, Kapor Center opening in Uptown Oakland By Kevin Truong – San Francisco Business Times Digest: Startup Communities Curators: Julian Miller, Brad Feld, Shane Reiser We really love seeing things like…

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