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5 Ways to Get The Most Out of Your Accelerator

It's finally happened. After months of blood, sweat, and tears, you’ve been accepted into an accelerator. Accelerators are typically short programs, lasting a few months while packing in a ton of information, networking opportunities, and more than a few happy hours. It’s easy to get burnt out and miss out on the aspects that make doing an accelerator so helpful. In addition, this isn’t just an opportunity to move your startup to the next level - it’s also an opportunity for you to grow personally and professionally.

Gik Live!: the startup disrupting the world of wine

Startup viewpoint: Second time's the charm

Taig Mac Carthy from Gik Live! - the startup disrupting the wine industry - shares his viewpoint on why a major setback doesn't necessarily mean instant failure.

Pitch Perfect: Tips For Getting Judges To Love Your Startup

In order to be accepted into an accelerator, get funding, or even attract top talent, you need to know how to present yourself and your company.

How to Build a Successful MassChallenge Application

To better help startups applying to MassChallenge tell their story, we’ve asked some of our top Israeli alumni for their advice on how to craft a winning MassChallenge application:

Shachar Tal, Loginno

1. What you do: It should be high impact, a startup that will make the world a better place

2. How you do it: It should be unique and disruptive, totally different (and better!) than the way things are done now

How to Build a Successful MassChallenge Application

To better help startups applying to MassChallenge tell their story, we’ve asked some of our top Israeli alumni for their advice on how to craft a winning MassChallenge application:

Shachar Tal, Loginno

1. What you do: It should be high impact, a startup that will make the world a better place

2. How you do it: It should be unique and disruptive, totally different (and better!) than the way things are done now

Meet an #MCAlum: MyndLift

What was the inspiration behind Myndlift?
 
Two of my siblings were diagnosed with ADHD by my own father, who is a neurologist that specializes in ADHD. And when it was time for treatment, the therapy that they got was ADHD medication. So I have seen firsthand the side effects of these medications-- headaches, lack of sleep, loss of appetite and so on. At a certain point, I just decided that it’s about time to change this. I decided to find an alternative to these medication therapies. 
 
Arianna Huffington Portrait

Arianna Huffington on the power of sleep

An interview with Arianna Huffington by Diane Perlman

 

How These Startups Will Improve Thousands of Lives Across the Globe

If you lost your ability to walk or talk, what would you do to get it back?

An Interview with Mary Camarata, Global Director, Amazon Web Services (AWS)

After hearing Mary Camarata speak on stage, we just knew we had to get an interview with her. To our delight, she accepted. Here’s what she said…

What was your first professional job like?

Mary: My first professional job was right after I graduated from college. My father gave me $500 and basically told me I had one month to figure things out. So, I was desperate to find a job.

MassChallenge Israel Showcase Event with Partner, PTC

PTC is a leader in the Internet of Things (IoT) and Augmented Reality (AR) market. The company is also a global provider of technology platforms and solutions that transform how companies create, operate, and service the “things” in the Internet of Things.

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