Dr. Michael E. Goldberg’s book Beyond Silicon Valley shares the stories of 20 inspiring entrepreneurs from communities around the world who are creating change in their neighborhoods and their societies, building a brighter future for themselves and the future generations that will follow.
Entrepreneurship is a contact sport. I’ve weathered plenty of ups and downs, lost key customers, survived production disasters, endured the rising cost of goods, and watched the market flood with competition—and that was just in my first six years!
Women investors are leading the charge in increasing access to capital, resources, and networks for women entrepreneurs.
Fintech — an emerging term that describes technology that delivers financial services. Fintech was the subject of the latest Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) TechConnect live webcast. Viewers from around the globe tuned in to learn how their startups could benefit from fintech, in areas from receiving digital payments to managing financial accounts.
If you look at the most successful people in any field, you’ll almost always see someone incredibly talented in the art of self-promotion.
After you have launched your organization, one of the biggest challenges is attracting customers and clients. You may be offering a product or service that will change your community, your country or your world for the better, but the impact of your project or organization depends on people knowing about it.
“Don’t follow the headlines — follow your customer.” Oliver’s company Hello Tractor took off because it listened, the entrepreneur said.
La Mujer Maravilla no solamente ha dejado su marca en la taquilla. También ha inspirado una nueva colección de bisutería a la diseñadora de El Salvador Lula Mena. Mena contrata y capacita mujeres salvadoreñas marginadas y de bajos ingresos para producir sus propias creaciones. Esta es una de las razones por las que la productora … Read More »
Beyond their products, Branson urged the entrepreneurs to become a force for good in the world.
When Triston Thompson and his cousin decided to launch information technology company IntellectStorm in 2014, they knew they would have an uphill battle.