Top Java Engineers Attracted by DHL ESS, the first and only DHL Freight R&D team based in Sofia, Bulgaria

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What is even more interesting is that DHL Freight opted to base its first and only R&D team in Sofia, Bulgaria. " It is great to see our young and dynamic team in Bulgaria and their engagement. Most people associate DHL with logistics, and few are aware of the fact that DHL ESS team develops Enterprise Software Solutions.

12 Questions: Meet Svetlana (Sofia, Bulgaria)

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Svetlana lives and work in Sofia Bulgaria. I live in Sofia | Bulgaria | (Southeastern) Europe. In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community. For these interviews, we pick people who add value to our community – in the blog, in the forums, in the projects. Plainly – activities that make crowdSPRING a better community. Be professional, treat others with respect, help us build something very special, and we’ll take notice.

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Lance Nelson: How To Start A Blog About A Ski Resort In Bulgaria And Turn It Into A 60,000 Euro Income Stream by Yaro Starak

Lance Nelson had a proper career as a corporate employee for … Read the rest of this entry » The post Lance Nelson: How To Start A Blog About A Ski Resort In Bulgaria And Turn It Into A 60,000 Euro Income Stream appeared first on If you ever needed inspiration that a small niche passion could be turned into an an income stream large enough to quit your day job, using just a blog, this is the story to listen to.

Paul Herdsman Of NICE Global: The Benefits Of Utilizing Nearshore Outsourcing For Your Business


Usually, these offshore suppliers are in Asia, (India, Afghanistan, Malaysia, China, Vietnam and the Philippines), Eastern Europe (Russia, Romania, Bulgaria, Armenia), or Africa (Morocco, Kenya and South Africa). In today’s ever-changing, highly competitive business climate, small startups and large companies alike are increasingly turning to outsourcing processes.

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Which One Single Quality Helped Me To Become A Better Leader


Thankfully, I experienced a major turning point on 11th of March 2015 when the great leader and motivational speaker, Brian Tracy, paid a visit to Sofia, Bulgaria in order to give a full day practical seminar on leadership. by Danny Donchev, marketing manager of AdaptRM and founder of FortuneLords. Since I manage people, I have always wondered how to become a better leader.

[Interview] Christopher Kape, Vancouver Executive, President of JAMCO Capital Partners


On a recent trip to Bulgaria, I pre-planned a day of service with a local NGO that provides meals for the homeless once a week. Vancouver executive Christopher Kape is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist who founded JAMCO Capital Partners , an early-stage investment and strategic advisory firm that focuses on a number of industries, including gaming, high-tech, food and wellness.

What Do Diversity Hiring and Work From Home Jobs Have in Common?

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Many countries have imposed travel bans and an unprecedented country-wide quarantine has been announced in Italy, Spain and Bulgaria. So far, these include Italy, Spain, Bulgaria but it is likely the list to be expanded soon. These days, due to coronavirus outbreak, many businesses have asked their employees to work from home. Even more conservative organizations that would never consider remote work before have been forced to do so.

Deal Hunting On The Move With Shooger


Co-founders Cary, Mishkovsky and Alex Stancioff – they previously started an animation company in Bulgaria – were wrapping up Lil’ Bush for Comedy Central when they realized they had a lot of great technical resources at their disposal. It’s got nothing to do with girls with a penchant for shoes. Then again, just maybe.

9 Women Can’t Make a Baby in a Month

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So I added a third-party developer in Bulgaria to increase output on one of our products. This post originally appeared on TechCrunch. I’m a very big proponent of the “lean startup movement&# as espoused by Steve Blank & Eric Ries.

Why Your Payment Portal Can Make or Break Your Online Business

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Whether it’s euros in Germany, dollars in America or lev in Bulgaria, potential customers are instantly aware of the exact cost of a product or service without the need to tediously work things out themselves. If your business is taking payments online, the importance of a secure payment portal cannot be overstated.

How to Create Work From Home and Part-time Jobs Amid Coronavirus Outbreak?

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Initially, Italy, Spain, Bulgaria and France declared a state of emergency and country-wide quarantine. Amid coronavirus outbreak, several countries have declared a state of emergency which resulted in closed restaurants, cafes, shops, hotels and the list goes on. In some cases, only the supermarkets and pharmacies could stay open. In Italy and France, people are not allowed to leave their homes unless they have a valid reason like buying food, medicines or visiting a doctor.

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From Israel to Pakistan, Community is Key When Building a Startup (Google I/O)

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In Bulgaria, where I’m involved in a new fund, it’s a desert. Google I/O: It’s a startup world. In my previous post, I covered the funding aspect of entrepreneurship, but there’s more to innovation than money. To achieve the trifecta of startup success (money, talent, ideas), a vibrant startup community can make the difference between success and failure.

Give Your Advertising ROI a Serious Boost by Maintaining Scent (11 examples)


Ad copy says “Lowest taxation in EU” – but the landing page talks about tax optimization and Bulgaria. Want to know how to deal a serious blow to your landing page conversions? Have it look different from the ad they saw before landing on the page, and have it contain different words. In other words, one of the best ways to improve landing page conversions is to maintain scent: make pre-click and post-click message + look & feel match.

Generate and Transformify: Umbrella Solutions to Help Businesses Hire Top Talent Worldwide

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London, 18.08.2018. Transformify Recruitment CRM and Generate FS have joined forces to help employers hire top talent worldwide. As IT talent becomes scares in many technology hubs like London, New York, Silicon Valley, Singapore, Sydney, Berlin and many other big cities, the employers are left with no other option than looking for talent elsewhere in the world. However, the ever changing regulatory framework tremendously increases the cost and the administrative burden.

Facebook Acquires Israel’s Snaptu For an Estimated $60-70 Million

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Facebook’s collaboration with Snaptu at enabled FB to power its users in emerging markets with low smartphone penetration including: Dialog (Sri Lanka) Life (Ukraine) Play (Poland) StarHub (Singapore) STC (Saudi Arabia) Three (Hong Kong) Tunisiana (Tunisia) Viva (Dominican Republic) Vodafone (Romania) Mobilicity (Canada) Reliance (India) Telcel (Mexico) TIM (Brazil) Vivacom (Bulgaria).

The February cS Award and the January cS Award Winners!

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Diana lives in Bulgaria and we were excoited to see her newest work! Diana shared some of her thoughts on the project: “ My name is Diana Nikolova and i am freelance graphic designer from Bulgaria. Back in 2011, we announced a monthly cS Award to honor quality work by designers and writers in the crowdSPRING community. The February cS Award. Last month we challenged users to find the best way to brand themselves or their companies.

Demo day arrives for Springboard’s Internet of Things accelerator

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The eight teams hail from all over the world – including entrants from Montreal, Toronto, Portugal and Bulgaria – and have spent the last three months tirelessly working away on their hardware-based startup ideas for the Internet of Things in preparation for today. Today is the day that eight hopeful startups got to pitch their ideas to investors at startup accelerator Springboard’s Internet of Things (IoT) demo day in Cambridge, England.

Our 7 favorite startups from the Wayra London 2013 demo day

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Launching first in the UK, Bulgaria, Germany and Croatia, iHelp is currently looking for £500,000 to expand its network and build into new markets. The Telefonica-backed Wayra London incubator officially opened its doors last year, but its current intake of startups have only called it home for around seven months. Last night it was finally time for Wayra demoDay 2013 – a chance for the fledgling startups to draw interest and offers of cash from a crowd of more than 200 investors.

Janvest Wants to Fill the Seed Investment Gap in Israel (Interview)

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In fact, Israel is about to pass this new Angel’s Law, which is going to incentivize local investors in Israel to put money into early stage start-ups rather than dumping cash into shopping centers in Romania or Bulgaria. A s venture funds struggle to raise money in Israel, seed capital, one of the earliest and riskiest stages of investment, is becoming harder and harder to secure.

Disrupting Finance From Above: Wealthfront

Shouldn’t our access to technology and scale lead to lower rates than say Bulgaria? Many entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley believe that the financial services industry in the United States is “ripe for disruption. ” The basis of this argument is really two fold. First, they believe that the current offerings from the financial incumbents are lacking.

12 Questions: Meet Ana Grigoriu (Germany)

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12 Questions: Meet Svetlana (Sofia, Bulgaria). In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community. For these interviews, we pick people who add value to our community – in the blog, in the forums, in the projects. Plainly – activities that make crowdSPRING a better community. Be professional, treat others with respect, help us build something very special, and we’ll take notice.

Give it away

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2] As another example, I talked to a team (in Bulgaria, of all places) considering paying big money to get some certification which would allow them to charge for workshops. The quickest way to validate your value proposition is to give it away. If they aren’t lining up to take it for free then they aren’t going to buy it. If you want to open a consultancy, try having open office hours. If nobody knows you exist, you’ve got a visibility issue.

Two years of remote working – hiring, scaling, culture, and the lifestyle trade-off

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“Just come to Bulgaria for a few weeks” isn’t as compelling as I had hoped. This is just a story, not advice, but maybe there’s something relevant. At year’s end I’ll be trading away my location independence for something better. It’s been a fun stretch. Barcelona was my HQ but I figured there was no good reason I couldn’t travel and work from elsewhere as well.

Twitter Link Roundup #111 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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crowdSPRING’s 12 Questions Interview: Meet Svetlana (Sofia, Bulgaria) – [link]. Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account , I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing. These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Here are some of the links that I’ve liked and shared this past week!

The Power of “In Person” – Why Distributed Teams are Less Effective

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This is sometimes done in a cheaper part of your country but is more often done in a developing country rich with technical talent and smart people such as the Ukraine, China, India, Bulgaria and the like. In the era of Skype, web conferencing tools and collaboration software conventional wisdom says that distributed startup teams can be just as effective as those that are in person. Conventional wisdom is wrong.

Create High-Impact Data Visualizations: Nine Effective Strategies

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UK, Romania, Bulgaria and Croatia. I believe deeply in the value of making data accessible. In service of that belief, there are few things that bring me as much joy as visualizing data (smart segmentation comes close). There is something magical about taking the tons and tons of complexity that lurks in our data, being able to find the core essence, and then illustrate that simply. The result then is both a mind and heart connection that drives action with a sense of urgency. winning.