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Matterport’s CEO on the future of digital twins and the metaverse

Have you ever done a digital 3D home tour? There’s a high likelihood that the camera tech used to make the visual was created by...
Trung T. Phan • February 9, 2022

The 11 Lessons Dharmesh Shah Learned From 80+ Angel Investments

As an early investor in Coinbase, and their IPO last week, Dharmesh (Co-Founder of HubSpot) tallied another win in his book. But this was...
Alex Garcia • April 21, 2021

Ben Pasternak: “SIMULATE is a nutrition company with a software framework”

SIMULATE is the nutrition tech company behind the popular NUGGS product — aka the “Tesla of chicken nuggets” made with plant-based protein. With $11m in...
Trung T. Phan • August 23, 2020

UFC Champ Michael Champ and Aaron Avruskin break down the secrets of acquiring giant Instagram accounts

UFC Champ Michael Bisping and his partner Aaron Avruskin explained to Sam and me how a network of Instagram meme accounts help grow their...
Trung T. Phan • August 19, 2020

The Making of JaVale McGee’s “Life in the Bubble” Vlog

By Trung Phan (@TrungTPhan) *** In mid-July, LA Lakers center JaVale McGee was packing his bags for a flight to Orlando. With the NBA season back on,...
Trung T. Phan • July 30, 2020

Hustle Hot Takes #3: Bill Gates & 5 Anti-Antitrust Tips

In the late 1990s, the US government brought an antitrust case against Bill Gates and Microsoft. The tech giant was accused of forcing PC...
Trung T. Phan • July 29, 2020

Hustle Hot Takes #2: Elon Musk’s ‘short shorts’ are the perfect meme

Here’s a quick hack to look baller: download the Tesla app and place it prominently on your phone’s home screen.  I know this works because...
Trung T. Phan • July 13, 2020

“I am the network”: How Dave Portnoy Is Dominating Quarantine Twitter

By Trung Phan (@TrungTPhan) *** These 30+ tweets show that the best finance, sports, retail, politics and media content come from the @StoolPresidente Twitter account. …
Trung T. Phan • June 25, 2020

Startup Savvy Quiz: Femtech, Millennials, and Kickstarter Conquests

Each week, senior analysts on the Trends team send readers insights on innovative companies, brilliant founders, and badass business opportunities. Are you an entrepreneur...
Ethan Brooks • June 24, 2020

Startup Savvy Quiz: Everlywell, Nintendo, and Anti-Aging

Each week, senior analysts on the Trends team send readers insights on innovative companies, brilliant founders, and badass business opportunities. Are you an entrepreneur...
Ethan Brooks • June 15, 2020

Why the Most Futuristic Investor in Tech Wants to Back Society’s Outcasts

Polina Marinova, creator of the must-read The Profile newsletter (curated longform stories on people and businesses), wrote a profile of Lux Capital’s Josh Wolfe...
Polina Marinova • May 4, 2020

Is This (Finally) Telemedicine’s Moment?

By Trung Phan *** At the end of March, we published a piece in Trends looking at opportunities in telemedicine. Last week, two of the companies...
Trung T. Phan • April 15, 2020

The 10 Best-Performing Stocks During The Great Depression

By Trung Phan *** Ever wonder which businesses did well during the Great Recession and the Great Depression? Well, we recently wrote about how small businesses...
Trung T. Phan • April 13, 2020

5 Takeaways On SBA Coronavirus Relief Programs, From Lendio’s CEO

By Trung Phan *** Over the past few weeks, our Trends team has written a small business owner’s guide to the CARES Act and compiled 19...
Trung T. Phan • April 10, 2020

The small business owner’s guide to the CARES Act

SUMMARY: There are two key SBA small-business relief programs : 1) Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) (up to $10m loan, which is forgivable if you meet certain …
Trung T. Phan • April 1, 2020

My First Million Podcast by The Hustle

Welcome to My First Million, The Hustle’s latest podcast for business builders, schemers, and dreamers. Unlike other “business” podcasts, hosts Shaan Puri and …
Sam Parr • February 10, 2020

“VIVA LA RÉSOLUTION!”

Every new year, we make resolutions — big, brash, bold life changes. But the unfortunate truth is that by the time February rolls around,...
Bobby Durben • January 21, 2020

The Hustle's 2019 Holiday Gift Guide 🎁

‘Tis the season of giving, and this year we’ve put together a most splurge-worthy gift guide. That’s right — we’re jumping into the lap …
Kolby Hatch • November 23, 2019
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Small business of the week: Scott Ball, red light ticket attorney

In 2008, Scott Ball graduated from USC law school with $190k in student debt and no clear career job prospects. Criminal defense was, in his...
Zachary Crockett • August 5, 2019

Introducing The Hustle's first-ever podcast: My First Million

  You asked for it, and now, you’ve got it. My First Million is a new podcast from host and serial entrepreneur Shaan Puri that explores...
Kolby Hatch • June 26, 2019

The 5 Biggest Achievements and Lessons of The Hustle Sales Team in 2017

Almost a year ago I wrote about launching an advertising sales team with $300/month. Then, I gave an update 6 months later about how...
Adam Ryan • January 9, 2018

Scaling a sales team to 26X revenue growth

Three months ago I wrote about launching the Sales & Partnerships team at The Hustle. The budget was $300 and the team was, well, just...
Adam Ryan • July 12, 2017

How to Start a Sales Team in 2 Weeks With Less Than $300/Month Budget

This week marks 90 days at The Hustle. In my first two weeks I was tasked with setting up our sales structure. This required...
Adam Ryan • February 10, 2017

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