Denmark Make Changes In Their Help To Entrepreneurs

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Denmark is known for its good conditions, when it comes to entrepreneurs. Currently Denmark holds one of the top spots when it comes to the best countries to start a new company in. The post Denmark Make Changes In Their Help To Entrepreneurs appeared first on Young Upstarts.

Denmark’s Startups Are Ready To Switch To The Circular Economy Model

YoungUpstarts

As of May this year, Denmark ranks 6 th in the top most competitive business nations, according to the World Competitive Yearbook 2018 , and this growth really comes as no surprise, considering that the Nordic country has been a destination for young entrepreneurs for a while now. Denmark is #3 in the world on the Environmental Performance Index 2018 by Yale University thanks to the diligence with which it implements sustainable solutions.

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2430 Denmark, Garland, Texas

Feld Thoughts

The post 2430 Denmark, Garland, Texas appeared first on Feld Thoughts. As Sean Wise and I roll through the Canadian edition of our tour for our latest book, Startup Opportunities: Know When to Quit Your Day Job , we’ve been talking a lot about the starting point of one’s entrepreneurial journey. I’ve talked about mine intermittently but was reminded recently about a summer that really started me down the entrepreneurial path.

Here are the 5 hottest startups in Denmark

The Next Web

Now Denmark is also one of the most exciting startup scenes in Europe and is home to more than 400 tech companies that do everything from analytics and big data to gaming, cloud, fintech, and apps. In fact, this year Denmark reached 6th place on the 2018 Global Entrepreneurship Index, beating out its Nordic neighbors. What more could you want from a country where fairy tales, Lego, and the idea of the chill ‘hygge’ vibe originate?

[Interview] Kris Oestergaard, Co-Founder And Chief Learning And Innovation Officer At SingularityU Nordic, Copenhagen, Denmark

YoungUpstarts

Kris Oestergaard is a researcher, author and globally sought after keynote speaker on innovation, corporate culture and the impact of technological change. At SingularityU Nordic, a collaborative venture with Singularity University in Silicon Valley, he is on the frontlines of exponential technology. For the past 20 years, Oestergaard has consulted for both established businesses and startups around the world.

Danish Amusement Park Leverages Mobile App For Interaction

YoungUpstarts

Sommerland Sjælland , a Denmark amusement park located in Odsherred on Zealand, found its answer in mobile applications. “We hope that our ideas can be an inspiration to the rest of the tourism industry in Denmark,&# says Dyvekaer. Ideaspotting amusement park Denmark interactive exhibits mobile applications mobile apps Sommerland Sjælland theme park

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Flat Earth Innovation

deal architect

Innovations from various parts of the world we don’t usually expect innovation from StarChase for safer police pursuits – various US cities Breaking the mold – from the UK, Australia and Denmark EPCOT for healthcare technology – Cleveland Move over.

Three Memorable Moments From Danish “Shark Tank”

YoungUpstarts

In Denmark the sharks are called lions, and this season introduced new two new lions as well as series of interesting new businesses trying out their luck in front of the five angel investor. The fifth season of the Danish “Shark Tank” called “Løvens Hule” (Lion’s Den) is coming to a close.

The Success Story Of TEXTA And Its Humble Beginning

YoungUpstarts

What started as a humble idea between three young students, quickly became a successful content marketing company located in Aarhus, central Denmark. TEXTA’s goal is to become the best and most dynamic text agency in Denmark.

Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Colourbox

crowdSPRING Blog

It’s a Danish website, so if you’re not in Denmark, you might consider using a browser that can translate the page. Awesomeness business community Interviews Denmark small biz small business stock photos subscriptions toolsEver hear of Netflix (or Qwikster, for that matter)? Ever hear of Spotify?

Corporate Innovation Firm Rainmaking Expands to Austin

SiliconHills

The organization, founded in 2006 in Denmark, runs Startupbootcamp accelerator programs throughout Europe. Rainmaking, a corporate innovation and development firm, has opened an office in downtown Austin. It launches impact-focused startups, builds them into successful companies and eventually exits them. To date, Rainmaking has scaled more than 700 ventures in 15 different industries, which collectively […].

A Blue Print For Successful Startup Hubs

VC Cafe

The Economist published "If in doubt, innovate" a special report on The Nordic Region (Sweden, Denmark, Finland) as a hotbed for entrepreneurship we can all learn from. The article mentions some of the characteristics that make the Nordic Cluster successful. With a bit of a wiggle, I've transformed it to a blue print for Successful Startup Hubs. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Startups from Around the World at SXSW

SiliconHills

By SUSAN LAHEY Reporter with Silicon Hills News There were startups from Guatemala and Germany, Malaga, Spain, France, Australia, Russia, Denmark, Sweden and more at the invitation-only SXSW Global Startup Forum at City Hall. In addition to local dignitaries like Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell and SXSW Interactive Director Hugh Forrest, was a panel of venture […] The post Startups from Around the World at SXSW appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

Admill: The Place That Gives You The Online Overview You Need 

YoungUpstarts

Here, viewers get an overview of all suppliers of WI-FI and broadband in Denmark. In Denmark it is very common to get meals, recipes and ingredients delivered to the door, only for you to prepare, cook or even just reheat. In today’s world, increasingly we see more and more companies competing against each other for our attention. The enormous supply is there, and the power is in the hands of the consumer. This might be an obvious benefit for us, the consumers.

SXSW Pitch Finalist: Radiobotics

Austin Startup

Founded in Copenhagen, Denmark, in September 2017, Radiobotics recently received approval to sell its products across Europe. Sørensen, who is also a co-author of F**k It, Ship It , shared some thoughts about life in Denmark and her startup experience.

Startup Bootcamp Investor Day on 11/9/10 in Copenhagen

Feld Thoughts

Startup Bootcamp , the Denmark TechStars Global Affiliate , is having their first Investor Day on 11/9/10 from 9am – 1pm. The ten teams that are going through the program will each be presenting their companies using the TechStars eight-minute pitch format. If you are near Copenhagen on 11/9/10, register now.

Glorified Employees

The Startup Lawyer

Of course seed investors should look to protect their investment, but some seed investors (whether in Dallas or Denmark) may look at your startup as a ‘distressed investment’ and seek terms that […]. Standard seed financing terms have moved beyond the boundaries of the Bay Area, but they haven’t completely reached all parts of the globe.

New Company Makes It Easy To Find The Cheapest Price For Bus Rentals

YoungUpstarts

It is a new bus rental portal that corporates with 40 different bus companies around Denmark. *the following article is paid and produced in collaboration with the websites linked to. There are a lot of advantages to renting a bus for any occasion.

Spice Up Your Office With Posters From Minida

YoungUpstarts

Afterwards they are printed from the best printers on the market, namely one of Denmark’s best printing companies.

So How Did YOU Get Picked for Accelerator?

SiliconHills

This year, for example, contestants came from Ireland and Slovenia, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, London, Tel Aviv and all over […] The post So How Did YOU Get Picked for Accelerator? By SUSAN LAHEY Reporter with Silicon Hills News So how out of 500 applicants for Accelerator, does Chris Valentine of SXSW choose the 48 companies (and their alternates) who will have the chance to pitch?

Nitex Takes Fashion Forward

Austin Startup

In the last two months Nitex onboarded BooHoo group from the UK, one the fastest growing online retailers in the fashion world, and Salling group, the biggest retailer in Denmark.

The Best Places to Start a Business in 2015

Up and Running

Denmark. Droves of bike commuters in Copenhagen, the capital city of Denmark. Denmark is in the World Bank Group’s top ten for ease of doing business. Denmark’s own Ministry of Foreign Affairs encourages international business owners to set up shop here, offering lightning speed startup times (their website touts “online registration of new companies means you’re ready to do business within a few hours”), in addition to low tax rates.

Want Your Startup to Succeed? Stay Home

ReadWriteStart

The study, by Professor Olav Sorenson of the Yale School of Management and Michael Dahl of Aalborg University in Copenhagen, Denmark, is titled “ Home Sweet Home: Entrepreneurs’ Location Choices and the Performance of Their Ventures.” Although his study was conducted in Denmark, he thinks the data would look similar in other parts of the globe. A new study shows that startups do better when they’re launched in the place where their founders were born or have lived for a long time.

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What do Mobile Companies Do For Better Profitability?

YoungUpstarts

Mobile companies in Denmark , France, Italy and all across the globe have been doing many things to get more profits. Mobile companies have been increased over the past few years. Major reason is the increase in demand by customers. This means that there is more and more competition. In order to survive within the competition, companies have been incorporating different strategies.

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SXSW Pitch: The 50 Finalists for 2020

Austin Startup

SXSW Pitch features 50 incredible startups from across the United States and around the world The Forrest Four-Cast: February 1, 2020 Scheduled March 14–15 at the Downtown Austin Hilton, SXSW Pitch brings together 50 of the world’s best startups.

Home Is Where the Innovation Is

View from Seed

Experiments like this have existed for years, whether it’s newer attempts like Common or Roam or cohousing communities that have existed in Denmark for decades. If a man from 1987 stepped into a time machine and emerged in 2017, he would find the modern world fantastically different in many ways. Mobile computing means that he has the world’s information and entertainment at his literal fingertips.

3 Interesting Insights from Students and Why We Should Care about Them

Where to Play

I recently came back from teaching a 5 day course at the Technical University of Denmark. So I was heading back home after this great week in Denmark, and kept thinking about these unique sentences. The post 3 Interesting Insights from Students and Why We Should Care about Them appeared first on Where to Play. Master students from different departments came to learn how to identify, evaluate and strategize market opportunities for innovative technologies.

3 Things Students Thought about the Market Opportunity Navigator

Where to Play

I recently came back from teaching a 5 day course at the Denmark Technology University. So I was heading back home after this great week in Denmark, and kept thinking about these unique sentences. The post 3 Things Students Thought about the Market Opportunity Navigator appeared first on Where to Play. 3 Things Students Thought about the Market Opportunity Navigator.

4 Best Websites To Apply For Accelerators And Incubators

YoungUpstarts

I happened to be one of the judges for the Colossus Inno 2017 competition that awarded $100,000 grand prize to BluSense Diagnostics from Denmark. by Melvin Wong , founder of Kodorra. Building up a company from the ground up isn’t by any stretch of the imagination an easy task. This is why it is especially important for startup founders to seek help to guide them through the tedious and often perilous process of starting and growing a company.

UI Path: the first European Decacorn is born

Cracking the Code

Our last 25 software investments were based in more than 13 cities, including Altrincham outside Manchester and Aarhus in Denmark.

4 Best Websites to Apply for Acceleration and Incubation Programs

Kodorra

I happened to be one of the judges for the Colossus Inno 2017 competition that awarded $100,000 grand prize to BluSense Diagnostics from Denmark. Building up a company from the ground up isn’t by any stretch of the imagination an easy task. This is why it is especially important for startup founders to seek help to guide them through the tedious and often perilous process of starting and growing a company.

What is your favorite kind of cheese?

Scalable Startup

I can easily get many cheeses here in Denmark, but I rarely get as excited about them, as I do about cheddar from Humbird Cheese Mart in Wisconsin. Answer by Sarah Amalie Lerstrøm Margolin: This is probably a matter of availibility more than preference. The last time we were in Chicago, we found out we could order online.

6 Forward-thinking Businesses That Are Making the World a Better Place

Up and Running

Novo Nordisk Headquarters in Denmark. Denmark’s Novo Nordisk is ranked 7th on the Global 100 most sustainable businesses list, which is compiled by the organization Corporate Knights Capital and unveiled at the World Economic Forum each January. Image via Warby Parker, of a child who received donated glasses. As we begin the year, it’s always helpful to look back and reflect on the things that went particularly well.

Four Takeaways from WATEC 2011 Cleanvest Summit

VC Cafe

in many developed countries, freshwater costs over 10% of total GDP, this includes Germany, China, Denmark, and Brazil. I was fortunate to attend the party over at WATEC Israel 2011’s Cleanvest Summit. This is a pre-WATEC summit where startups got a chance to present their ideas to investors and hopefully have someone catch their bait. Cleanvest spotlighted companies from all over the clean energy spectrum, while the rest of the 3 day event exhibited water related technology companies.

Join a conference simulcast near you

Startup Lessons Learned

One of the most important things we do with The Lean Startup Conference is make a livestream of the plenary talks available for free to groups around the world, supporting entrepreneurship communities everywhere. The number of hosts has grown annually, and this year, we have 200+ groups joining us on Monday, December 3. They represent more than 10,000 people total. If you're not attending the conference in person, consider meeting up with one of these groups to watch.

Definitions During a Crisis – COVID-19 series

Start Up Blog

Governments around the world will realise very quickly that unless you replace lost incomes at the household level (like Denmark are doing), we are headed for a deep and long depression. (12 min read – long, but worth it) .

30 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Business

Hearpreneur

Having clients in America, Iceland, Denmark, Swiss and other European countries is very interesting & educative for me. 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.

Writing, Running, and Reading

Feld Thoughts

Then one summer I rented a house at 2430 Denmark in Garland, Texas from my mom where Feld Technologies really got its start. It’s summertime and Snoopy is happy. I’m happy also. Summer is my favorite season. I’ve always been at my most creative in the summer and some of the profound life experiences that influenced me happened during the summer. When I was a pre-teen, summer meant tennis. Endless tennis.

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.

Want Your Startup to Succeed? Stay Home

ReadWriteStart

The study, by Professor Olav Sorenson of the Yale School of Management and Michael Dahl of Aalborg University in Copenhagen, Denmark, is titled “ Home Sweet Home: Entrepreneurs’ Location Choices and the Performance of Their Ventures.” Although his study was conducted in Denmark, he thinks the data would look similar in other parts of the globe. A new study shows that startups do better when they’re launched in the place where their founders were born or have lived for a long time.

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The future of advertising and mobile ads

The Startup Magazine

However, something is rotten in the state of Denmark. Advertising was long ago said to drive sales, and the same idea is true for mobile apps. App owners confessed that three quarters of their income comes from advertising. Research by InMobi states that advertisers doesn’t feel growth of their income. Either it is just stable over the last year, or, unfortunately, it is shrinking. There is nobody doubting that advertising will still be in demand as the approach is popular.

Want Your Startup to Succeed? Stay Home

ReadWriteStart

The study, by Professor Olav Sorenson of the Yale School of Management and Michael Dahl of Aalborg University in Copenhagen, Denmark, is titled “ Home Sweet Home: Entrepreneurs’ Location Choices and the Performance of Their Ventures.” Although his study was conducted in Denmark, he thinks the data would look similar in other parts of the globe. A new study shows that startups do better when they’re launched in the place where their founders were born or have lived for a long time.

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Hacking for Diplomacy @ Stanford –What We Learned With the State Department

Steve Blank

Thursday’s wrap-up session attracted a diverse audience, including representatives from leading Silicon Valley tech companies as well as diplomats from France, Britain and Denmark. “Being in Silicon Valley, a lot of my friends want to work for Google or Apple, but this class showed me that the problems in public service were even more challenging and rewarding. I used to watch the news about Syrian refugees and feel that I was just a bystander to a hopeless situation.