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This is an industry that encompasses many different types of youth-focused programs. For example, Arizona currently ranks 2nd in the US for eating disorders among youths, and Middletown, Connecticut just cut funding for the student arrests prevention program.

The National Science Foundation Innovation Corps – What America Does Best

Steve Blank

So much so that the NSF decided to scale the Innovation Corps program. And to help teach these many teams, the NSF will recruit other universities that have engineering entrepreneurship programs to become part of the Innovation Corps network.

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Why (and how) you should let your customers do the advertising for you

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Shortly after we launched we created a unique program that runs in the background of the site that catches most clipart and keeps designers from copying the work of other designers. For a long time we did not have an affiliate program.

Feb. 28, Stamford, CT: HBS Event on Angel Investing 101 – Best Practices

David Teten

Time: 6:30pm Registration, 7:00pm Program. Angel investing Connecticut HBS Alumni AngelsI hope you can join us 6:30 pm EST, February 28th in Stamford, CT for a HBS Alumni Angels event on Angel Investing 101 – Best Practices. Click here to make a reservation. Speakers: - Bob Dahl, HBS Alumni Angel, formerly head of Global Healthcare for the Carlyle Group. Susan Balloch, Managing Director, Golden Seeds; formerly Executive Director and Principal, The Blackstone Group.

Basketball Diaries: Lessons in Leadership From the Final Four

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Now we''re down to the Final Four: Florida, Connecticut, Wisconsin, and Kentucky. Coach Donovan may have come to Florida in 1997 as a fast-talking 29-year-old, but these days what you hear about his basketball program are words like patience, process, and consistency.

Fly High

Steve Blank

The Coast Guard Academy opened in New London Connecticut in 1876. Over 40% get the military to pay for their college by joining via the Reserve Officers Training Corps ( ROTC ) program.

Strategy Roundtable: How To Use Twitter For Lead Generation


Also at today's roundtable, Sharon Wood from Ridgefield, Connecticut, presented Stone Creek Entertainment's Karizmac games , a casual gaming company for the female demographic. And if you want a deeper relationship with me, you are very welcome to join the 1M/1M premium program.

Episode 108 : Rolling In The Dough With Paul Finney and Marcie Hanhart

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Paid Sick Leave Laws? No Problem, Say Small-Business Owners

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and Connecticut already had sick leave laws. Research in Connecticut, whose sick leave law went into effect in 2012, shows a minimal financial effect. The laws have been enacted in seven cities and the state of Connecticut. May 13, 2008 Connecticut: Jan.

Alexis Ohanian Built a New Front Page for the Internet (& Got Rich Doing It)

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Reddit, created by Steve Huffman and Alexis Ohanian, was one of the first start-ups out of the Y Combinator program to be acquired, making Ohanian a 23-year-old multimillionaire.

Youngstown: Shrugging Its Rust Belt Reputation

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During the President’s State of the Union Address on Tuesday, he highlighted the advancements made in Youngstown, Ohio with the first manufacturing innovation institute, a government funded pilot program working to transform the U.S. Paul Cusson, chairman and founder of Inc.

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1M/1M Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Ownership Matters


First up, Sumit Jha from New Delhi, India, presented EduMark , a real estate education program for the nascent Indian market that Sumit is already selling successfully, and wondering how to take to the next level of scale. And you can sign up for the 1M/1M premium program here.

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Pricing experiments you might not know, but can learn from

Marketing professors at Clark University and The University of Connecticut found that consumers perceive sale prices to be a better value when the price is written in a small font rather than a large, bold typeface. Extra Lucrative Conversion Advice. Services. About & Contact.

The Venture Capital Secret: 3 Out of 4 Start-Ups Fail

Firms Miss Out on Jobs Push A new federal program that lets states give companies financial incentives for hiring jobless people hasnt gained traction, illustrating the complications of government attempts to tackle unemployment. Connecticut. Connecticut. Facebook. Twitter. WSJ Live. WSJ Live. MarketWatch. MarketWatch. Barrons. Barrons. AllThingsDigital. AllThingsDigital. Factiva. Factiva. BigCharts. Financial News. Professor Journal. SmartMoney. Student Journal.

The Sandwich That Ate the World

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At 17, Fred DeLuca used a family friend''s $1,000 investment to open a sandwich shop in Bridgeport, Connecticut. We set up a program for select franchisees in which we paid them for getting new stores open and for supporting other franchisees in their region.

Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Incubators Are Reaching Out To 1M/1M


In the Q&A, Bill Gordon introduced himself as one of the principals of the Stamford Innovation Center, an incubator being formed in Connecticut. After hosting three live roundtables and being on stage for six to seven hours a day last month during my trip to Pune , I almost lost my voice.

Is This Paradise for Entrepreneurs?

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For a Mediterranean island about the size of Connecticut, Cyprus certainly produces an outsize number of graduates. What happens when a flood of highly educated, entrepreneurial young people return from studies abroad to tiny Cyprus? The answer offers a trickle of optimism.

Fighting Crime With Jewelry

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Her Greenwich, Connecticut-based company designs accessories and donates 20 percent of sales to nonprofit organizations, including and the Alzheimer's Association. In one of the sessions, Booker spoke about the success of his administration's gun buyback program. Mindich offered to use the metal to make a jewelry collection, the sales of which would help fund the buyback program.

The Rise of the Robotic Workforce

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In the mid-1980s, when robotics was struggling to come up with complex software programs to mimic human intelligence, Brooks electrified the field with simple, insectlike crawling robots created with bare-bones programming.

What the Latest Quiet Delay in Obamacare Really Means for Your Business

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Politically, the failure to bring the Small Business Health Option Program (or SHOP) online was another embarrassment for the President’s Keystone Kop IT team and an early Black Friday gift for Republicans seeking to portray the rollout of the Affordable Care Act as a train wreck.

Hard Lessons in Modern Lending

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David Moyal runs one of the last privately held printing operations in New York City, churning out programs and fliers for Broadway shows and the fine print for prescription drugs like Lipitor. After the financial crisis, banks had to reduce risk.

Growth & Arrogance vs. The Power of a Customer Centric Culture | Art Papas, Bullhorn | BoS USA 2015

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It was not part of the program, I had already kind of graduated out of what was required for pre-med. I lasted an hour and a half before I asked if there was a way to write a computer program to do it automatically. I taught myself how to program, while I was at the job. I sort of fibbed a bit and took some computer science courses and got to – I went and bought some sort of programming book and learned C and that was not C++ but like the original C.

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Where to Go for Disaster-Recovery Help

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You’ll have to make separate claims to the National Flood Insurance Program , through which many businesses will likely have gotten coverage to begin with. Delaware, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.


HBS Alumni Angels NY new chairman: Jason Klein

David Teten

HBSAANY has evolved into an educational organization, holding investor education events in NY , Florida , New Jersey , Connecticut , and San Francisco , as well as many webinars. As a result, we launched the Fast Track program, which helps VCs and active investors who are HBSAANY members to syndicate rounds with value-added members of our network. I’m happy to announce that Jason E.

Fly High

Steve Blank

The Coast Guard Academy opened in New London Connecticut in 1876. Over 40% get the military to pay for their college by joining via the Reserve Officers Training Corps ( ROTC ) program.

From Nothing To Something. How To Get There.

bfliris So it sounds like with Meebo (your claim to fame) you were passionate about the idea but had no programming skill, partnered with two people that had strong programming ability and did very little to assist them in creating a succesful application. I enjoy working on my idea, but trying to learn everything oneself is a bit daunting…especially programming. I have had a programming job and tried to do side projects after work/ weekends.

5 News Stories Not to Miss This Week

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GE felt the heat, and given that the business was "immaterial" to the company''s results, it beheaded the program. The change came months after the Newtown, Connecticut shooting, which is close to GE''s corporate headquarters.

He's No Bloomberg, But New York's Next Mayor Is Your Friend

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To make way for the introduction of universal pre-K and after-school programs, de Blasio is proposing to raise income-tax rates on those earning more than $500,000 by one half of one percent to 4.4

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Air Quality Control is saving lives in Colorado,Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut by installing radon gas mitigation, remediation, and abatement systems. This prevents automated programs from posting comments. 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!

The Nation’s Top Young Entrepreneurs

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Shayna also offers a one day a week and one weekend day enrichment program on a limited basis during the school year. David Conway of Wilton, Connecticut : Mr. Conway is the founder of CoolCash Coins , ( a coin appraisal business.

Post-Sandy Update: FEMA Extends Disaster Loan Deadline

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31 deadline remains unchanged for New Jersey and Connecticut businessses, Chastang said. At a news conference last Friday, members of the House of Representatives asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency --which runs the disaster loans program with the SBA--to change the Dec.

Piers, Parks and Why White People Suck

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I run the free kayaking program in the park--and it''s the most ethnically and socioeconomically diverse thing in my life. I''d guess that a full 50% of the people who partake of our paddling program come from minority backgrounds, maybe more--and our volunteer base reflects a lot of that diversity as well. If these people don''t like the park and the people that it welcomes, they''re more than welcome to move to Connecticut. There''s a saying.

the vc in me.: Generational Disruption in Media

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NFIB and Visa Inc. Announce 2010 “Young Entrepreneur of the Year” Winner

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Blog

Shayna also offers a one day a week and one weekend day enrichment program on a limited basis during the school year. Visa’s sponsorship of the NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards program is part of its comprehensive Corporate Social Responsibility program, which focuses on bringing more people into the formal financial system through Visa’s payments expertise, historic commitment to financial literacy and focused philanthropic efforts. NFIB and Visa Inc.

Private Fund Adviser Regulation Under The Dodd-Frank Act

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One state that many private fund advisers that are not eligible to register with the SEC will find themselves needing to register with is Connecticut, which requires registration of investment advisers who either have a place of business in Connecticut (regardless of the number of Connecticut clients), or have more than five Connecticut clients (regardless of the advisers' geographic location). By Attorneys at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP Jeffrey E. Tabak?, David E.