Category: Business

September 1, 2020 0

Bill Gross’ Green Power Source Company, Heliogen

By Stephen Callahan

In his long and successful venture capital career, Bill Gross founded many companies and incubated others. He is the founder, CEO, and chair of Idealab, an incubator that focuses on new ideas and Heliogen, a Concentrated Solar power (CSP) firm; he also developed Snap and assisted in the creation of GoTo.com. His entrepreneurial exploits began in high school with the creation of Solar Devices. He used the money from the business to pay for his education at Caltech College. He is a board member in several companies in the renewable energy, software, and automation industries. read more

August 25, 2020 0

How Brian Krzanich Hurt Intel

By Stephen Callahan

Intel used to be on top of the world in the semiconductor industry. They have had a fall from grace due to complacency. CEO Brian Krzanich caused a massive part of that complacency. The culmination of this complacency was Intel losing its market domination and stock price advantage. This failure led to the CEO leaving the company. He also had a lot of other problems in his personal life. Another big mistake he made was spreading the company thin by trying to enter too many different markets at the same time. read more

August 13, 2020 0

How AssetCo Freight Offers an Interesting Range of 3PL Solutions

By Stephen Callahan

The third-party logistics (3PL) industry has expanded greatly over time. With the growth of the worldwide economy and the interconnectedness of modern society, there has never been a greater degree of commerce requiring logistics handling. While this has given shippers more options for getting their goods from one location to another, in some ways it has also served to make the process more convoluted. Thankfully, there are companies working to streamline this process and make transportation and storage easier to manage. To illustrate this fact, we looked to the example of AssetCo Freight, a leader in the field that is innovating solutions to aid clients in every phase of their shipping journey. Read the company overview below. read more