Rick Farnell – Co-Founder of Think Big Analytics

I would take more pictures. Pictures tell a great story and we have a tradition in our offices where we hang up photos of good times that we’ve had inside and outside the office. As co-founder of Think Big, Rick brings 20 years of management experience in scaling technology consulting organizations in North America, EMEA […]

Devon White – Creator of Human Operating System

[quote style=”boxed”]Learn, unlearn, and relearn as quickly as possible. And be honest — with yourself and everyone else.[/quote] Devon White consults and speaks professionally with individuals and companies on the increasing and inevitable integration of self-programming technologies into everyday business and personal life. His Human Operating System platform makes these technologies available to both individuals […]

Dennis Mortensen – CEO and Founder of x.ai

[quote style=”boxed”]Exceptional customer service at all times. Never forget who you work for.[/quote] Dennis is the CEO and Founder of x.ai, whose artificial intelligence driven personal assistant lets people schedule meetings using plain English and nothing more than a CC to amy@x.ai. He’s a pioneer and expert in the analytics, optimization and big data space […]

Trent Oliver – Co-founder and CEO of Blue Telescope

[quote style=”boxed”]Pay attention to the numbers and have clarity about how your personal values are represented within the brand.[/quote] Trent Oliver is the co-founder and CEO of Blue Telescope, where for more than a decade she has developed and guided an in-house team that conceptualizes, designs, programs and deploys award-winning technology-based exhibits. She has executive-produced […]

Melissa Cooper – Executive Vice President of Talent Inc.

[quote style=”boxed”]During the day, there are constant interruptions — emails, phone calls, meetings, and requests.[/quote] Melissa Cooper is the executive vice president of the writer network of Talent Inc. A triple-certified résumé writer and dual-certified HR professional holding both the SPHR and PHR designations, Melissa has eight years of executive recruiting experience and over six […]

Liran Hirschkorn – Founder of BestLifeQuote.com

[quote style=”boxed”] Taking action in business is key. You can’t just have a list of great ideas and never have the guts to implement them.[/quote] Liran Hirschkorn is an independent life insurance agent and founder of BestLifeQuote.com, a national life insurance agency. His mission is to help individuals across the U.S find the best rates […]

Andrew Cohen – Founder and CEO of Brainscape

[quote style=”boxed”]Every single time you meet someone and get their business card, write them a follow-up email that same night. It doesn’t matter if you barely have a useful reason to connect with them. If you liked them, and you spoke for more than 5 minutes, then you can write them a short email offering […]

Peter Manning – Founder and CCO of Peter Manning NYC

[quote style=”boxed”]Keeping a written and running list of things to do. When I veer off keeping the list I am less productive. Period.[/quote] Peter Manning is founder and chief creative officer of his eponymous company Peter Manning Five Eight/New York, a company founded in 2012 and dedicated to creating clothes for men 5’8” and under. […]

Susan Taing – Founder and CEO of bhold

[quote style=”boxed”]Prioritize. Over and over again.[/quote] Susan Taing is the founder and CEO of bhold, a design house using new technology to create lifestyle accessories that make your life easier. She’s a designer and maker based in New York with experience spanning creative, tech and manufacturing. Prior to bhold, she spent 7 years at Google […]

Hagan Major – Co-founder of YellowHammer

[quote style=”boxed”]Move desks around in the office. It annoys everyone to no end, but it’s a very easy way to have different groups and people work together, and it makes the operations of YellowHammer run more smoothly.[/quote] Hagan Major is co-founder and COO of YellowHammer, a New York City-based performance trading platform that provides programmatic […]