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Ariel Kramer (left) has seen hundreds of CEOs and entrepreneurs pitch their startups at tech conferences.

I’ve witnessed hundreds of CEOs pitch their startups — here’s how I know which ones are going to succeed

In my decade of experience, I've noticed that the CEOs who have that memorable "wow" factor tend to also have these five traits.

8 products created by startups as a direct result of customer requests

When retailers work collaboratively with customers to bring them what they want, the final product is inevitably a success.

6 places to buy prescription glasses online using insurance, HSA, or FSA money

EyeBuyDirect, Zenni, Warby Parker, Felix Gray, GlassesUSA, and Eyeconic make it easy and affordable to find prescription glasses online with insurance.

Most people probably haven’t heard of the FoundersCard — but its members have access to excellent VIP benefits and exclusive discounts

FoundersCard offers travel, retail, and business service VIP perks and discounts. Get an exclusive discounted rate through Business Insider.

I tried a $60 teeth-whitening kit that was personalized to my level of sensitivity and discoloration — here’s what it’s like

Glowup's teeth-whitening kit combines a whitening agent personalized to teeth sensitivity and discoloration level with a quick light treatment.
Index backed hot scooter startup Bird.

The 25 hottest startups where Americans want to work at, according to LinkedIn

The top 25 startups include stationary-bike-maker Peloton, bike-sharing company Lime, and beauty company Glossier.
The microbiome testing company uBiome has come under scrutiny after an FBI raid.

Poop-testing startup uBiome was once valued at $600 million by Silicon Valley’s top VCs. It just filed for bankruptcy.

The poop-testing firm said it hopes to entice an investor to purchase it for its scientific knowledge. It also aims to sell its sole remaining product at CVS.

11 successful retail brands that are backed by Y Combinator, one of the most competitive seed accelerators in the venture funding world

Seed accelerator Y Combinator has helped produce and support some of the most successful startups in the world today, including Airbnb and Dropbox.
Capiche CEO, Austin Smith

This startup wants to turn the cloud software business on its head with a new site that encourages customers to share how much they’re paying

Within eight hours of its website going live on Tuesday, Smith said, already 300 people had submitted pricing stories.

23 cool gift ideas from ‘Shark Tank’ that you can get from Amazon

Products from "Shark Tank" are far from generic and usually solve a common problem, which make them great gifts. These ones are available on Amazon.