Sequoia: Not your Grandad’s (Or even your Dad’s) Venture Capital

As Jere outlined in our discussion about venture capital, the VC game is rapidly changing. The costs of starting a company are substantially less than in years past, and VC funding is happening earlier in the process. Many people credit AWS as being the biggest difference, as cloud computing minimizes the upfront cost of hardware. … Continue reading Sequoia: Not your Grandad’s (Or even your Dad’s) Venture Capital

Talkdesk : Cloud-based Call Center

Background & Overview Follow @talkdesk on Twitter!  In 2011, Tiago Paiva & Cristina Fonseca identified that the call center platform was extremely outdated. Before Talkdesk, Paiva was a developer at P&G, where he learned many of the app development skills. Located and headquartered in San Francisco, CA it primarily focuses on the US domestic market, … Continue reading Talkdesk : Cloud-based Call Center