An entrepreneur sold his design agency to Salesforce after having a psychotic break in his early 30s. He recounts his experience in the toxic world of tech startups — and how he made it through.

An entrepreneur sold his design agency to Salesforce after having a psychotic break in his early 30s. He recounts his experience in the toxic world of tech startups — and how he made it through.

John Roa. Lydia Hirt This story is available exclusively to Business Insider subscribers. Become an Insider and start reading now. John Roa, a 36-year-old entrepreneur and the author of “A Practical Way to Get Rich … And Die Trying,” spoke with Business Insider about selling his design consultancy, Akta, to Salesforce after having a psychotic…

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Specialist trader Chris Malloy gives a price to traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning.Here’s what you need to know before markets open.1. European stocks recover after biggest daily loss…

The 3 steps to successfully scale digital transformations projects, according to one of consulting giant Capgemini’s innovation chiefs

The 3 steps to successfully scale digital transformations projects, according to one of consulting giant Capgemini’s innovation chiefs

Adam Rubin is the head of innovation enablement at Capgemini Invent. Capgemini This story is available exclusively to Business Insider subscribers. Become an Insider and start reading now. Digital transformation is one of the buzziest topics right now after the coronavirus pandemic forced companies in every industry to quickly adopt new technology.  But it’s difficult…

These are the surprise 38 startups that everyone in tech wants to work for in 2020, according to LinkedIn data

These are the surprise 38 startups that everyone in tech wants to work for in 2020, according to LinkedIn data

Lattice, a startup that makes software for human resources, was No. 50 on LinkedIn’s list of Top Startups of 2020. Lattice This story is available exclusively to Business Insider subscribers. Become an Insider and start reading now. LinkedIn’s list of the Top Startups of 2020 featured young, private companies across industries and geographies, although many…

How Wells Fargo CEO Charlie Scharf, who’s under fire for his ‘limited’ Black talent remark, filled the bank’s top ranks with white men from his JPMorgan days (WFC)

How Wells Fargo CEO Charlie Scharf, who’s under fire for his ‘limited’ Black talent remark, filled the bank’s top ranks with white men from his JPMorgan days (WFC)

Charlie Scharf, the chief executive of Wells Fargo, was appointed to his post in late 2019. Alex Wroblewski/Getty Images This story is available exclusively to Business Insider subscribers. Become an Insider and start reading now. Wells Fargo Chief Executive Charlie Scharf apologized on Wednesday for remarks revealed in a Reuters report that showed he believes…

A fintech that pairs small-business borrowers with lenders just launched data-driven matchmaking aimed at reinvigorating the space after a pandemic-induced slump

A fintech that pairs small-business borrowers with lenders just launched data-driven matchmaking aimed at reinvigorating the space after a pandemic-induced slump

Small-business lending is a complex business, and there’s currently a mismatch between supply and demand for credit. Nav, the platform that links small-business owners to various credit products, is revamping its tech to include real-time data feeds to bring the right funding products to small businesses. Before the pandemic, Nav worked with more than 60…