Czech Republic Company to Establish U.S. Headquarters in San Antonio with 1,400 jobs

SiliconHills

The post Czech Republic Company to Establish U.S. OKIN Business Process Services announced Monday plans to establish a U.S. headquarters in San Antonio with more than 1,400 jobs. After a two-year site selection journey, we are delighted to announce that our U.S. headquarters will be located in San Antonio, Texas.,” Dan Smith, President, and CEO, OKIN BPS, said in a news release. The […]. Headquarters in San Antonio with 1,400 jobs appeared first on SiliconHills. San Antonio

[Asia] Socialbakers Opens Asia Pacific HQ In Singapore

YoungUpstarts

Global social media analytics and optimization company Socialbakers has announced the opening of its new Asia-Pacific headquarters based in Singapore.

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9 Ways to Stay Worldly-Wise

The Entrepreneurial Mind

Last summer, while traveling throughout Eastern Europe with a group of students, we got a good look at it in -- of all places -- a remote crystal factory in a rural area of the Czech Republic. It's simple: It sells 80 percent of its products outside of the Czech Republic, to outlets across the globe. I wrote an article for American Express OPEN on how to be a global small business. Here is an excerpt: What will the future of small-business entrepreneurship look like?

What To Know About Accepting International Payments

YoungUpstarts

For example, in the Netherlands, the majority of payments are done by direct debit, while in the Czech Republic, the standard is cash on delivery payment.

Startup Lessons Learned 2011 streaming live

Startup Lessons Learned

I have been getting emails and tweets all day from people upset that they cannot get into Startup Lessones Learned 2011 - either here in SF, where we're sold out, or in one of the more than 100 simulcast locations around the world, many of which are sold out, too. We struggle with this issue every year, because we strongly encourage everyone who can to participate with their local entrepreneurship community. Strengthening ties between entrepreneurs is one of our most important values.

It May Be An Open Book, But The EU Ain’t On The Best-Seller List

YoungUpstarts

in the European Union, ranging from less than 5% in Slovenia to more than 20% in Estonia, Austria, the Czech Republic and Germany.”.

The Best Country to Start a Business | WSJ.com

Campus Entrepreneurship

The October cS Award and the September cS Award Winner!

crowdSPRING Blog

Atmosphere’s real name is David, he is based in the Czech Republic, and is a new member of the crowdSPRING community, but has already participated in 10 projects and won 3 those!

New speakers + Ignite + streaming locations

Startup Lessons Learned

Startup Lessons Learned 2011 is just around the corner: May 23, 2011 in SF. You have just under a week to get general admission tickets before prices go up. A lot of people missed the early bird rates and wrote to me about it. Don't be late, buy your ticket now. We've also added a number of extremely discounted tickets for full-time students. New Speakers Our program keeps getting better and better. We're debuting many brand new case studies, and I could not be more excited.

This Weekend

Startup Lessons Learned

The next couple of days are going to be amazing, as the Lean Startup community converges on San Francisco. I want to welcome all of you who are traveling to be here. Welcome to our fair city. There are only a few tickets left to Startup Lessons Learned 2011 on Monday (May 23). If you haven't registered yet, please do. As a reminder, the first 200 people to show up will get one of the very first copies of the Lean Startup Book , a pre-publication printed galley.

5 ways to build company culture with a virtual team

The Next Web

While companies like Google instill a company culture through a giant, all-encompassing campus, that’s not so practical when you need to hire a designer in the Czech Republic and a social media expert in Chicago.

Eastern European Champions & the 4 V’s of Big Data

Cracking the Code

Skype is probably the most famous of them, but there are a lot of other examples including Game Insights, Kaspersky and Parallels in Russia, LogMeIn and Prezi in Hungary and Avast and AVG in the Czech Republic.

Global Multichannel Consumer Behaviour (Research/Purchase) Analysis

Occam's Razor

Let's compare USA and Czech Republic … 9% of the roughly 17 million cars sold in the US were purchased online. And how impressed are you with Czech citizens? I love you Czech Republic!

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24 Entrepreneurs Reveal What Entrepreneurship Means to Them

Hearpreneur

I left the Czech Republic at age 16 to pursue the American Dream. Being an entrepreneur is a source of pride. It also evidences an individual with a huge amount of discipline and focus to be able to build a business a lot of times from just an idea.

29 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Business

Hearpreneur

After the Velvet Revolution in the Czech Republic, the idea of being an entrepreneur was new. Each business has a story. No matter if the business is a Goliath like Wal-Mart, or a local business owned by a couple or family, the business has roots in an idea.

Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Alfred Jorgensen Laboratory

crowdSPRING Blog

AJL supply these yeasts to breweries in the UK, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, France, Spain, Brazil, Chile, USA, Canada, Australia, the Philippines, Korea, India, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Russia, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Czech Republic, Greece, Belgium, Holland, Vi etnam, Germany and many other countries.

21 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Name

Hearpreneur

Our company is in the Czech Republic. The idea of exactly what your business is going to be usually comes first. Secondly, most often, is giving a title to your idea. What exactly is going to be the name of your business?

Spam Laws, Email Marketing, and Compliance

Duct Tape Marketing

Czech Republic – Act No. Spam Laws, Email Marketing, and Compliance written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. photo credit Flickr. Every year, governments increase restrictions on unsolicited email.

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Best practices on how to run a Facebook page

Aymeric Gaurat-Apelli

On July 20th, a group of designers from Czech Republic posted an offer. The most obvious one is that they mix English speaking audience and Czech audience.

Best practices on how to run a Facebook page | Aymeric Gaurat-Apelli

Aymeric Gaurat-Apelli

On July 20th, a group of designers from Czech Republic posted an offer. The most obvious one is that they mix English speaking audience and Czech audience.

Best practices on how to run a Facebook page

Aymeric Gaurat-Apelli

On July 20th, a group of designers from Czech Republic posted an offer. The most obvious one is that they mix English speaking audience and Czech audience.