Trending Sources

Raptors sign free agent Bismack Biyombo of Congo

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors have signed Bismack Biyombo, a free agent who played last season with the Charlotte Hornets

5 Great Companies That Make Money & Do Good

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Need a little inspiration? Check the creative spark behind these socially conscious business models. They already inspire me.

Congo 41

Mark Zuckerberg’s year of books: The essential points from Why Nations Fail

The Next Web

Mark Zuckerberg’s 18th pick for his Year of Books is Daron Acemoglu and James Robinsons’ Why Nations Fail.

The Sun Jump-started This $33 Million Business

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

For Goal Zero, what began as a humanitarian effort to provide solar power to the Congo grew to a $33 million business.

Best Advice I Ever Got: Don't Be a Slave to the Ordinary

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

I heard Anthony Bourdain say this on Parts Unknown as he endured a difficult and dangerous trip across the eastern part of the Congo.

Congo 33

Entrepreneurs in Africa Find Opportunity in Scarcity

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Nakivale Refugee Settlement, operated by UNHCR, is filled with refugees who have fled violence, mostly from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

This Man Can't Stop Innovating

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Ibrahim arrived here with a younger brother in 2003, fleeing the Second Congo War. The mud at his feet is red. a day, social problems abound.

Entrepreneurial events firm Summit Series acquires Utah’s Powder Mountain ski resort for $40m

The Next Web

About an hour’s drive from Salt Lake City, lies Utah’s Powder Mountain. ’” And come they did. ” Andy Warhol.

Utah 31

Is It A Bird? Is It A Plane? No, It’s Supergrep!

Code as Craft

Being able to focus in on the subtle wit of your coworker in the midst of a rowdy congo line is the only way you will leave at the end of the evening with your sanity (and self-respect) intact. Thus, one of the greatest survival skills I have come to hone here at HQ is the art of selective hearing. problem. I did some. open source supergrep

Twitter Link Roundup #156 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

US not the fastest in internet speeds but we’re way ahead of Congo, Central African Republic and turtles – [link]. – [link].

Why The Best Social Impact Ideas Come From Those You Aim To Help


by Daniel Myatt, co-founder and CEO of Mavuno. However, when it comes to solving international social problems, the path to success is less clear.

Twitter Link Roundup #55 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

Pathetic & embarrassing that the UN can’t stop raping of women in the Congo - [link]. Why Wesabe Lost to Mint - [link].

A Glimpse: My American Dream


When I looked at my inbox this morning, I had emails from six organizations I have advised/worked with over the past couple of years (including Astia and Techstars ) announcing their partnership with the White House’s Startup America initiative. It seems like yesterday (although it was 1989!) Conforming will give you the status quo.

the world without altgate


of Congo Marshall Islands The Gambia Djibouti Mauritania Timor-Leste Dominica Mongolia, Rep.   It is an amazing tool. 

the vc in me.: The Not-for-Profits Strike Back

the vc in me

Congo dude!!! the vc in me. Welcome! This blog broadcasts my thoughts on sectors of interest in my role as a venture capitalist as well as other ideas or tidbits on the business of entrepreneurship. I hope to engage entrepreneurs, VCs, and anyone else in dialogue! Archives. Profile. Subscribe. TrackBack. TrackBack URL for this entry: [link].