Book Review: The Calloway Way

The quick takeaway–if you manage any group of people, buy “The Calloway Way“, by Charlie Feld. When I went to business school in the 80s, startups weren’t cool and focus was on big business management. And one of the greatest managers from the mid-70s to early 90s was Wayne Calloway of Pepsico. While Calloway lived […]

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A simple explanation of Bitcoin “Sidechains”

Originally posted on Richard Gendal Brown:
Could sidechains be the enabler of “semi-decentralised” Bitcoin products and services? An important paper was published this week: If you’ve followed Bitcoin for any time, you’ll know this is a seriously eminent group of authors It describes a way to build “pegged sidechains”. Sidechains themselves are not new – the idea, and…

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Boston Fintech Meetup

Straight to the punchline-if you’re interested in fintech, you need to go to the monthly Boston Fintech Meetups, taking place the first Tuesday of each month. Boston is the third largest city for asset management behind NY and London. Heavyweights like State Street Global Advisors, Fidelity, BNY Mellon Investment Management (yes, it’s headquartered in Boston,) […]

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