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Could These Companies Be the Next $1 Billion Unicorns?

A new study looks ahead at which businesses could be the latest members of the nine-figure club.

Nina Zipkin

· 2 min read

12 Crazy Things You Should Know About WeWork, the Coworking Company Valued at $20 Billion

The company started in New York in 2010 and is now in 56 cities in 18 countries.

Stephen J. Bronner

· 5 min read

Mike Linton

· 5 min read

20 Facts About the World's Billion-Dollar Startups

A new study compares what these "unicorn" companies have in common.

Nina Zipkin

· 3 min read

Slack Raises $200 Million, Boosting Valuation to $3.8 Billion

The latest funding round comes in spite of a contraction in venture capital investing for technology startups, amid widespread concern about high valuations.

Reuters

· 2 min read

Success Comes From Solving Real Problems, Not Chasing Unicorn Fantasies

If your dream is to get rich selling your tech startup to Google or Facebook, you're overdue to wake up.

John Boitnott

· 5 min read

Why the Term 'Unicorn' Needs to Die

That Silicon Valley jargon is simultaneously the dumbest and most perfect appellation for overvalued startups.

John C. Dvorak

· 3 min read

Will Silicon Valley's Unicorn Herd Grow or Shrink in 2016?

Startups with high valuations are not as rare as they once were. Will the trend continue?

Jason Ankeny

· 2 min read

Startups Don't Need Unicorn Aspirations to Attract Investor Attention

Investors fixated on finding the next startup to attain the exalted $1 billion valuation inevitably miss many very good investments.

Richard Maclean

· 5 min read

As Ad Business Struggles, Investors Question Snapchat's $16 Billion Valuation

The free mobile app is having trouble courting advertisers, and investors are nervous.

Reuters

· 7 min read

Square to Price Shares for IPO Today

The company run by founder Jack Dorsey will debut Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange.

Reuters

· 3 min read

4 Ways to Scale and Capture Your 'Unicorn' Horn

Survivability is thrivability. Here are the moves that will get you there.

Sharon Wienbar

· 8 min read