A cashmere goat

Funding Daily: Cashmere

Oh, Funding Daily, you unpredictable world where cashmere blankets, personal loans, origami, skydiving, and little black dresses come together in one place.

We can't all rely on Max the Accountant Cat to take care of payroll and taxes.

The best back-office software for small businesses

Businesses are fundamentally about money — making money, managing money, and paying money to employees. Back in the day, actual humans using actual pieces of paper took care of back office operations. Today, its software-as-a-service.

jelly

Funding Daily: Jelly

Biz Stone’s app Jelly raised its second round of funding today. While the name Jelly refers to jellyfish, it got me thinking about the difference between jelly and jam.