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How a Jazz Musician and Entrepreneur Spends His Sundays

How a Jazz Musician and Entrepreneur Spends His Sundays

The jazz bass player Matthew Garrison doesn’t like to slow down. “I’m always thinking, doing,” he said. As a performer, he has toured with Herbie Hancock and has upcoming shows with the pianist Jason Moran, the drummer Jack DeJohnette and others. But most days, he is focused on producing music events through ShapeShifter Lab and …

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They dropped out of Stanford to run a startup. Now, it's close to becoming India's next tech unicorn

They dropped out of Stanford to run a startup. Now, it’s close to becoming India’s next tech unicorn

“When we started this 12 months ago, every conversation we had was, ‘You’re totally out of your mind, this is never going to work,’” said teenage CEO Aadit Palicha.  Yet, Palicha’s company has managed to prove those doubters wrong — it’s now nearing unicorn status and is one of India’s fastest-growing quick commerce apps. A unicorn …

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Microsoft finds Gen Z is redefining the idea of work hustle in and outside the office

Microsoft finds Gen Z is redefining the idea of work hustle in and outside the office

Inga Kjer | Photothek | Getty Images For decades Microsoft has been associated with a traditional definition of office work, long hours in front of a computer, but now the corporate enterprise giant finds Gen Z entrepreneurs disrupting ideas about workplace hustle and the traditional 9-5 day. Many recent Gen Z college graduates are flipping the …

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Bitcoin's plunge spells trouble for the dot-com era entrepreneur who went all in

Bitcoin’s plunge spells trouble for the dot-com era entrepreneur who went all in

Michael Saylor, chairman and chief executive officer of MicroStrategy, first got into bitcoin in 2020, when he decided to start adding the cryptocurrency to MicroStrategy’s balance sheet as part of an unorthodox treasury management strategy. Eva Marie Uzcategui | Bloomberg | Getty Images Having once lost $6 billion at the height of the dotcom bubble, …

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