Money Is Not a True Motivator for Tech Hires

Money Is Not a True Motivator for Tech Hires

Manish Chowdhary, founder & CEO of GoECart, said that he bases his way of hiring on Daniel Pink’s studies. Pink, author of The Truth of Motivation, researched behaviors to figure out what really motivates employees. “He was trying to dispel certain myths that...
Dealing with Mistakes

Dealing with Mistakes

Raj Dandage, along with his partners Ash Nadkarni, and Anagha Nadkarni created AppGuppy, a way to let anyone make their own mobile app within five minutes and five steps, and to distribute it outside of app stores.  He was one of the lucky presenters at NY Tech Meetup...

Choosing Misery Over Boredom

Adda Birnir, co-founder of Skillcrush, chooses misery over boredom. For the last two years she has run a client services company along with her partner Jennifer McFadden.  She talked about her experiences with startup failure, just before she went on stage at NYU’s...

NYTW: The Small Event before the Big Event – NYTM

When Jennifer Shaw went to her first NY Tech Meetup,   a 25,000 member non-profit organization that supports the growing NY technology community, she felt displaced. While several thousand of the members, the managing director Jessica Lawrence and the NYTM’s...