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The Tech Cat Show: Gil Elbaz on Contextual Mobile Experiences

Note: This was originally posted on Voice America on 11/25/15, avaiable here. Factual CEO and Founder Gil Elbaz sat down with Lori H. Schwartz on the Tech Cat Show to talk about his decision to become an entrepreneur, Factual’s mission as a neutral location data provider, and the future of contextual mobile experiences.

Startup Fitness Advice from Battle-Hardened Entrepreneurs

Let’s face it: the quality that makes entrepreneurs great is the same one that can turn them into overworked slobs. Most entrepreneurs are driven by an intense passion for one thing or the desire to achieve one goal, be it the creation of the most-loved app in the world or of a fast-growing, sustainable company. Each...

If It Walks Like An Entrepreneur...

One summer after my freshman year in college, I took a job selling high-end Kirby vacuum cleaners door-to-door. I thought it might be a good experience. It was. I learned that based on my selling statistics (which were good, but not great), every non-sale got me 1/15th of the way toward a sale. To stay super-motivated,...