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Robots, Programming, and Education

Feld Thoughts

Last week, my friends at Orbotix rolled out a new program called SPRK which stands for Schools, Parents, Robots, and Kids.

Canada’s Start-Up Visa Program

Feld Thoughts

I read the announcement today that Canada has just launched a Start-Up Visa Program. In the mean time, Canada is shouting from the rooftops about the benefits of the Start-Up Visa program. And I encourage any immigrant entrepreneur considering moving to the US to also consider moving to Canada given this new program.

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How to Learn Programming and Launch Your App in 3 Months—with No Programming Experience

Up and Running

Learn programming and build it yourself. How long does it really  take to learn programming? Building your program. like I did.

ReturnShip Program

OnlyOnce

ReturnShip Program. Sometimes the name of our company comes in handy.). ” feels like an important step. Visited 1 times, 1 visits today).

Two New Techstars Programs – Mobility/Detroit and Techstars++/Mayo Clinic

Feld Thoughts

Last week Techstars announced the new Techstars Mobility program, Driven by Detroit. Techstars will be bringing their proven accelerator model and extensive network of mentors, founders and corporations to Detroit to support this program. I’m fascinated with Detroit. Jason grew up in Detroit and has lots of stories there.

Top 9 Best Affiliate Programs for 2015

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

If you don’t feel like scrolling all they way down… just click on the one you’re interested in below: Best Affiliate Programs.

10 Most Popular Programming Languages Today

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

A basic understanding of various programming languages can benefit anyone, even if you're not looking to become a master coder

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Launching a Startup Travel Program with Volta in Halifax

Instigator Blog

In April I wrote a blog post titled Governments Should Fund Startup Travel Programs. And now I’m super excited to say that with the help of Volta Labs and the financial support of the department of Economic Rural Development and Tourism in Nova Scotia, we’re offering a Startup Travel Program! GET ALL THE DETAILS HERE!

ReturnShip Program, Part II

OnlyOnce

For many people who are returning to the workforce but still have full-time jobs at home, flexibility is the key. Visited 1 times, 1 visits today).

Kids Learn to Program with Sphero Robots Saturday in Boulder

Feld Thoughts

Teaching kids to program is not an easy task – their attention span is short and what they are able to accomplish in a brief period of time is often uninspiring which results in them losing attention quickly. Robots and programming devices will be provided – but bring your smartphone if you want to use your own.

Who should learn to program?

Chris Dixon

There has recently been a lot of talk in the tech world and beyond about getting more people to learn computer programming. Programming is a great foundation for a tech/startup career. Programming is an important part of being “culturally literate.” Programming is a great activity. Jobs & the economy.

It’s not the Mentors — it’s the Mentor Program

Market by Numbers

Economy Lean Entrepreneur San Diego Startup Community accelerator incubator mentor mentor program I’m going to go out on a limb here.

SXSW is Accepting Programming Submissions for 2017

SiliconHills

SXSW just last week announced it was now […] The post SXSW is Accepting Programming Submissions for 2017 appeared first on SiliconHills. Got a thought-provoking and creative idea for the tech and entertainment industries and want to share it with the world? Austin San Antonio

Learning Programming has Never Been Easier

Startup Houston

Have you considered a captivating career in writing web pages, applications and other types of programming? Interested? More info:  [link].

Pros and Cons of Entrepreneurship MBA Programs

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

The Evolution of the MBA Program. MBA Programs for Future Entrepreneurs. Pros of Entrepreneurship MBA Programs. Blog & Grow

Qualcomm’s Corporate Entrepreneurship Program – Lessons Learned (Part 2)

Steve Blank

From that day on, when I got asked about which corporate innovation program had the best process for idea selection, I started my list with Qualcomm.

3 Steps to Creating Customer Loyalty Programs that Stick

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In the race to win a loyal customer, you should give them a head start

How to Choose Which Programming Language to Learn [Infographic]

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Udacity illustrates how to pick the programming language for the life you want

Upgrade your brain: Programming resources for coding newbies

The Next Web

Everybody in this country should learn to program a computer, because it teaches you how to think.”— This story continues at The Next Web.

The Psychology of a Successful Testing Program

ConversionXL

All testing programs, no matter how great or awful, think they are doing pretty good and can get better. Are you Ready for a Testing Program?

Be Selective in Early Beta Programs to Find the Ideal Customers and Use Cases

Instigator Blog

You can also let in a few outliers into your beta program — chase a few of the (potentially) interesting but diverse leads — and see what happens. Customer Development beta programs customer development customer feedbackThe goal of a startup is to find a sustainable, repeatable and scalable business model.

Colorado Global EIR Program – Applications Open for 2016

Feld Thoughts

The Global Entrepreneurs in Residence (GEIR) Program brings international entrepreneurial talent to the CU-Boulder campus and community. If you aren’t familiar with the program, there is detailed information on the CU Boulder  Global Entrepreneurs in Residence page and a detailed overview of the GEIR program.

6 Great Entrepreneur-in-Residence Programs

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Here's why you should consider joining forces with a large company in order to make your small business dreams come true

15 of the Most Innovative MBA Programs

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Which business schools truly understand entrepreneurship

Designing a Corporate Entrepreneurship Program – A Qualcomm Case Study (part 1 of 2)

Steve Blank

From that day on, when I got asked about which corporate innovation program had the best process for idea selection, I started my list with Qualcomm.

A 7-Step Program to Avoid Burnout

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

If you're in it for the long-game, follow this simple plan to keep your energy levels up

Teaching Kids Programming

Andrew Payne

Getting kids interested in programming is a lot harder than it used to be. I was lucky enough to come of age during the PC revolution. And, it’s programming. My brother and I would carefully enter multiple pages of BASIC code from computer magazines, and then play games for weeks (making our own modifications along the way).

Wellness Programs that Work for Small Businesses

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Here are some practical programs that have worked for other businesses. What wellness programs have worked for your business

Governments Should Fund Startup Travel Programs

Instigator Blog

And launch a startup travel program. The government should have a program that pays for entrepreneurs to visit San Francisco (Valley / Bay area) or New York to experience the best startup ecosystems around. If you’re anywhere other than Silicon Valley or New York, a startup (or founder) travel program makes sense.

Google Gives Grants to Austin Public Library Foundation for Digital Inclusion Program

SiliconHills

This week, Google and Google Fiber awarded $145,000 to the foundation to support a new digital inclusion program. Austin

The 3 Components That Make Up a Successful Onboarding Program

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Employee onboarding is one of the most overlooked components of building a successful company. Here are three ways to do it right

An Infographic History of Computer Programming

Up and Running

It’s safe to say, that I am eternally grateful to the inventor of computer programming. hours online every day. Fun fact: It was a woman.

Designing a Corporate Entrepreneurship Program – A Qualcomm Case Study (part 1 of 2)

Steve Blank

From that day on, when I got asked about which corporate innovation program had the best process for idea selection, I started my list with Qualcomm.

Four Reasons an Accelerator Program May be Right for You

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Lucia Mokres kicks off the first of three posts on accelerator programs and why you should consider applying

Just Work the Program

Duct Tape Marketing

Just Work the Program written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. Photo Credit: Barber Chair.

Programming Resources

Spencer Fry

I started learning to program in earnest at the beginning of February 2012. hope you find them as useful as I did. Team Treehouse 5/5.

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A Very Simple Reason Employee Engagement Programs Don't Work

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

But this type of employee engagement has been hijacked by something much less useful (in fact, useless), the employee engagement program.

The Startup Travel Program Minimum Viable Product

Instigator Blog

Recently I announced that we’ve launched a Startup Travel Program in Nova Scotia, with the immense help of Volta Labs and ERDT. And hadn’t I been preaching about a startup travel program to others? ” So Blair was my Startup Travel Program Minimum Viable Product. have advised Blair occasionally though.)

3 Important Benefits of Starting a Mentoring Program

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Starting a mentoring program in your business allows you to capitalize on your greatest resource, your employees

Linux for Ladies Program Seeks to Train More Women in the Technology Field

SiliconHills

But it took her almost ten years working as a chef […] The post Linux for Ladies Program Seeks to Train More Women in the Technology Field appeared first on SiliconHills. Anna Eilering worked as a chef before becoming a software developer two years ago. “I make four times the amount of money I made as a chef,” Eilering said.