Ride-sharing startup Lyft is basking under a robust year. After snagging a valuation that crossed a pretty $15B, Lyft has also won the top spot on LinkedIn’s list that ranked top startups in the US this year.
Lyft’s biggest competitor stole the show last year—Uber was ranked first in the list, but the company didn’t make it to the list this year.
LinkedIn analyzed young companies that were less than seven years old and privately-held, with 50+ employees.
After gauging user metrics like account activity of a massive list of 575M members, employment growth and engagement, the company arrived at the list which encompasses some of the best breakthrough startups around the world.
Here are the top 10 startups that made the list.
Conor McGregor: ‘How I Used The Law Of Attraction To Visualize My Success Into Reality’
Forget MMA and boxing.
Conor McGregor is one of the most successful entertainers, period. In less than five years, he’s become the UFC’s number one attraction, broken all sorts of records in his boxing debut, made $100M—again in his boxing debut—and now he’s even launched his own off-the-shelf flying whiskey Proper 12.
“Something about simply endorsing an Irish whiskey didn’t feel right to me,” Conor told Entrepreneur this month. “I wanted to create my own, I wanted to do it my way and I wanted to do it right—from start to finish.”
At 30, how did McGregor make all this happen? Well, according to himself, he spoke it into existence. Here’s what he had to say.
VIDEO: Everything Mark Cuban Does In A Day
Billionaire Mark Cuban of Shark Tank fame is one of the most famous, and most popular, entrepreneurs around. Mark routinely drops gems and #wealthhacks — see here — all the while running companies and NBA franchise the Dallas Mavericks.
But how does he actually spend his time? In this video, he breaks it down. Check it out.
INTERVIEW: Billionaire David Tepper On Achieving Financial Success
One of the world’s biggest hedge fund manager, David Tepper, has been in the news recently after he sold a large stake of his investment in Apple. In this interview, the billionaire investor talks about the right strategy to achieve financial success.