Posts by Graham Truax

What Should You Send a VC Before Your Meeting?

One of the hardest things to know when you’re new to fund raising is what you’re supposed to send to an investor, when and will they keep your information confidential. As a VC and former entrepreneur let me offer you some advice. (This is part of a series on how to improve your fund raising…

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Opportunity Notice from BC Bid

Issued For: Regional District of Nanaimo6/1/2018 (Recruitment Software System – Applicant Tracking Software)—-Issued For: BC Hydro and Power AuthorityNOI 11158 (Platform development for GIS applications and virtual models)—-

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It’s Possible to Reverse Climate Change, Suggests Major New Study

A team of scientists from Harvard University and the company Carbon Engineering announced on Thursday that they have found a method to cheaply and directly pull carbon-dioxide pollution out of the atmosphere. If their technique is successfully implemented at scale, it could transform how humanity thinks about the problem of climate change. Carbon Engineering says…

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Stories literally put our brain waves in sync

Disagreement is part of all scientific research, but on the subject of persuasion, there’s a near-unanimous consensus among neuroscientists: Stories are the single best vehicle we have to transfer our ideas to one another. Stories trigger a release of neurochemicals that force us to pay attention to speakers, empathize with them, understand them, and get…

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