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Determining a Startup CEO Salary : 101 Tech CEO Salary Examples

29 Dec , 2019  

We’ve seen a wide range of CEO salaries at venture-backed companies, from as low as $35k annually to as much as $325k (plus bonus). Read more

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30 tech innovators to watch in Europe 2019

29 Dec , 2019  

What if there was no such thing as “real”? What if food could be made from thin air? What if electronics could last forever? These are some of the questions being tackled by Europe’s top tech innovators identified by our team here at Sifted, in association with the co-working space Second Home Read more

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Bumps and startup bias: How to balance babies with business

29 Dec , 2019  

Sleepless nights, stinking nappies and endless moments of self-doubt: having a baby can be a challenge for any new mum and dad. Read more

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State of Startups

22 Dec , 2019  

Welcome to the fifth edition of State of Startups. What started as an experiment in 2015 has since become a treasured tradition here at First Round. It’s now the industry’s largest dataset on what it’s like to run a startup with 3,600+ submissions and 190,000+ data points. Read more

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How to Craft Your Product Team at Every Stage, From Pre-Product/Market Fit to Hypergrowth

20 Dec , 2019  

Since leaving his post as Credit Karma’s Chief Product Officer this past summer, Nikhyl Singhal has kept busy. Read more

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Top UK startups to follow in 2020

20 Dec , 2019  

But which are the UK’s most exciting startups? Which are the ones to watch in 2020? Our team of experts at Sifted have chosen a list of more than 100 exciting companies we think you need to know about, with an added “Sifted take” to provide an extra layer of insight on the most interesting. […]

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A guide to government funding for startups

20 Nov , 2019  

While it’s unlikely that any startup would solely rely on government funding for its growth, when used alongside other funding methods it can significantly improve a startup’s chances of success. Read more

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Our Top 6 Storytelling Tips that Boost Companies and Leaders

30 Oct , 2019  

When “Toy Story” premiered to glowing reviews and box office success in 1995, there was one theme among the chorus of praise that made the Pixar team especially proud. Read more

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Which Way Do You Run?

30 Oct , 2019  

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Tracking Airbnb’s Gross Margins

22 Oct , 2019  

Let’s take a peek inside Airbnb, a company widely expected to list next year. How good are its gross margins? Airbnb’s expected 2020 direct listing will be one of the year’s biggest events in the world of finance and technology. Read more