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Yonatan Sela (WG’14) & Israeli Co-founders Launch First Friends Referral Engine For Local Service Providers

Yonatan Sela (WG’14) & Israeli Co-founders Launch First Friends Referral Engine For Local Service Providers

Bookn’tell is the first referral engine for local service providers, powered by your friends’ reviews. Bookn’tell provides a community that allows users to find and book service providers (e.g. hair dressers) based on friends’ reviews, rather than searching through reviews from people you don’t know such as Yelp. And unlike existing recommendation sites, whenever a

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AirCare

Team members: George Zeng (CEO, Health Care Management program alum), Stephanie Hwang (Chief Clinical Officer), Kevin Langdon (CTO), Andrew Taylor (Clinical Associate), Jin Ge (Business Associate), and Jason Barkanič (Software Engineer)   So tell us a bit about your startup AirCare is a healthcare platform that allows any clinician the ability to remote monitor or

Wharton Entrepreneurship

By Nadine Kavanaugh, Associate Director, Wharton Entrepreneurship Whether you’re exploring entrepreneurship, developing your idea, or ready to launch, Wharton Entrepreneurship can help. We’re here to enable entrepreneurship at Penn, through academics, with the Goergen Entrepreneurial Management Program; through research, with the Sol C. Snider Entrepreneurial Research Center; and through our many co-curricular programs, competitions, and

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Mohit Bhende WG’08 – Co-Founder of CoTrain

Co-Founder, CoTrain (www.cotrainusa.com) Wharton Journal: How did you arrive at the idea for CoTrain? I developed a deep passion for hiring talent during my time at XBOX.  As I built up my own team, I ran into lots of inefficiencies and missed opportunities in recruiting top talent.  More specifically, I realized that interviewing was incredibly

Yonatan Sela (WG’14) & Israeli Co-founders Launch First Friends Referral Engine For Local Service Providers: Bookn’tell

Bookn’tell is the first friend referrals engine for local service providers. Bookn’tell provides a community that allows users to find and book service providers (eg hair dressers) based on friends’ reviews rather than searching through reviews from people you don’t know. And unlike existing recommendation sites, whenever a member makes a booking for a service

Work Hard Play Hard Culture Inspires Startup

On the subject of booze, Kathleen Daughety WG’14 recently founded WELL, a startup to help non-dependent social drinkers track and manage their alcohol consumption. On the sidelines of the Duke Rugby tournament, I caught up with KD about her new endeavor.   What inspired WELL? So, I went on Colombia Trek… I’m kind of kidding

Learning How To Be A Successful Entrepreneur: Lessons Learned from The Startup Un-Convention

  How do you become a successful entrepreneur? Though we’re still not totally sure, spending the day at Wharton Startup Un-Convention brought us closer to the answer by hearing about the lessons learned from some of very successful founders (GroupMe, Baby.com.br, Venmo). The theme of this year’s Un-Convention was ‘Idea to Action’ and in addition

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