Codeless fintech services startup Tactile closes $20M Series A round • TechCrunch

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Codeless fintech services startup Tactile closes $20M Series A round • TechCrunch

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Codeless fintech services startup Tactile closes $20M Series A round

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Codeless fintech services startup Tactile closes $20M Series A round • TechCrunch

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Almond launched full-service Ob-Gyn care to rebuild the patient experience. • TechCrunch

Almond aims to modernize Ob-Gyn care for people who want “something more modern, full-service and comprehensive” than traditional providers. Fresh from Y Combinator, the company announced a $7 million seed round. “The patient experience today is slow, incomplete, and ultimately not delivering good results,” co-founder Tara Rafi said in an interview with TechCrunch. “As a country, we are giving. [Almond] Upcoming ob-gyn office updates. According to the Commonwealth Fund’s 2020 report, 75% of women in the country are dissatisfied with their ob-gyn care. The specialty is the second largest specialty…

Startup founders should not only be ‘data-driven’ but also data-driven • TechCrunch

Anne Lai joined Bullpen Capital in 2020 as a general partner and has invested in and advised over 30 early to late stage companies. among all The buzzwords startups use when pitching investors and marketing is “data-driven” at the top of the ladder. But what does being data-driven really mean? Investments are shrinking and VCs are tightening their wallets. Already trending tech startups like BNPL, crypto and the delivery market are struggling to show the growth and returns they promised in their initial funding rounds. Smaller startups with more modest…

Focus metrics, growth in retention, cold calling advice • TechCrunch

Pitching a startup to investors without a personal pitch isn’t a terrible idea—as long as you do your research first. Tetra Insights founders Michael Bamberger and Panos Rigopoulos raised a $5 million Series A last year, and the duo say cold distribution is a core part of their strategy. “When I changed my criteria, the process was very fast,” said Bamberger, who initially raised $500,000 from friends and family in 2019 and raised a $1.5 million seed round a year later. Full TechCrunch+ articles are available to members onlyUse discount…

Pipeline’s founding team begins hunt for ‘elderly’ CEO • TechCrunch

The three co-founders Alternative finance startup Pipe is stepping down from his company’s executive role in one of the most dramatic management shakeups in the fintech startup world. Miami-based Pipe announced today that it is looking for a “veteran” CEO as Harry Hurst, who has been the company’s face since 2019, moves from associate to vice chairman. Co-founder and CEO Josh Mangle will assume the role of CEO, leading Hearst’s search and subsequent transition with the assistance of a global executive recruitment firm. Once a new CEO is named, Mangle…

Safety Measures All Contractors Should Follow

Safety Measures All Contractors Should Follow

Construction work is one of the most dangerous jobs in America. Not only are many potential hazards on the job site, but lots of heavy equipment and machinery are also present. That’s why it’s so important for contractors to do everything they can to ensure their employees are safe. These are four safety measures all contractors should follow. Provide Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) One of the most important things contractors can do to keep their employees safe is to provide them with personal protective equipment (PPE). PPE includes hard hats, safety…

How To Use a Shipping Container in Your Backyard

How To Use a Shipping Container in Your Backyard

If you’re someone who likes working on large-scale projects, you may want to consider working with refurbished shipping containers. Shipping containers are affordable, durable, and work for a wide range of projects. If you’re wondering how to use a shipping container in your backyard, here are a few ideas to help you get started. Storage Shed One of the best projects for beginners is converting your shipping container into a storage shed. Sheds generally require less modification to the structure of the container since you may choose not to install…