May 01

IRS accepting applications for 2020 grants for low income taxpayer clinics

IRS accepting applications for 2020 grants for low income taxpayer clinics IR-2019-83, May 1, 2019 WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today announced that the application period for Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) grants for calendar year 2020 will run from May 1, 2019, to June 17, 2019. The LITC Program is a federal grant […]

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May 01

IRS expands retirement plan Determination Letter Program and Self- Correction Program

IRS expands retirement plan Determination Letter Program and Self- Correction Program IR-2019-84, May 1, 2019 WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today announced the expansion of areas for issuing determination letters for certain retirement plans. Revenue Procedure 2019-20 (PDF) details the addition of two areas for which retirement plan sponsors may now request determination letters. In […]

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May 01

Lessons from Bad Blood

Lessons from Bad Blood I recently finished reading from cover to cover the book Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup. And yes, I enjoyed it so much that I even read the Acknowledgement chapter at the end of the book. Written by John Carreyrou, journalist of the Wall Street Journal, the book […]

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May 01

A Founder’s Fear

A Founder’s Fear I’ve debated whether or not to write on entrepreneurship for a while now. Imposter syndrome is something that I have to constantly deal with when starting my own business, so why not have it seep into writing as well 🙂 Anyways this is my first post/article/whatever you want to call it so let’s […]

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May 01

What Financial Projections Are Really For

What Financial Projections Are Really For And Not For… Have you ever been told that you should create financial projections for your startup, but you weren’t quite sure of its immediate use after creating them? When you’re in the full ideation and dreaming phase for your new startup, financial projections seem too far ahead to use […]

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May 01

Google Staffers Share Stories of `Systemic’ Retaliation

Google Staffers Share Stories of `Systemic’ Retaliation By Mark Bergen and Josh Eidelson Hundreds of Google staffers met on Friday and discussed what activists allege is a frequent consequence of criticizing the company: Retaliation. Two leaders of recent company protests said they’ve been mistreated by managers and collected similar stories from other workers at the […]

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May 01

Overcoming Startup Anxiety

Overcoming Startup Anxiety Anxiety is, unfortunately, an inevitable part of the experience when building a business. The uncertainty, the infinite different outcomes, the impact of random events, the fast-pace, the ever-changing environment and information. All of these things mean that the environment we operate in is inherently complex & uncertain. And when humans are faced with […]

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May 01

What is the value of my startup?

What is the value of my startup? Evaluation methods in the seed phase are difficult. Everything is right and everything is wrong. An attempt for clarification. Anyone who founds a startup does it with the knowledge that a significant amount of money can be made — and that’s not necessarily a bad thing. If you do it right, […]

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May 01

Corporate vs #startuplife… Finding work happiness

Corporate vs #startuplife… Finding work happiness People ask me about #startuplife a lot, and how it feels to go it alone. Honestly, it feels like a lot of different things all at once and it changes day-to-day. But my ultimate response is always “I don’t know, but I’m happy”. I’ve been happy everywhere I’ve worked, […]

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May 01

How Companies Can Support Breastfeeding Employees

How Companies Can Support Breastfeeding Employees Publication Date: April 30, 2019 Discrimination is widespread, and too few employers are responding. To download this product after your purchase, simply sign-in to hbr.org and visit the “Purchases” area of your account. Note: Quantity pricing discounts will be reflected at Checkout, prior to submitting your order. Note: Quantity […]

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