The Red Queen Problem – Innovation in the DoD and Intelligence Community

Steve Blank

Army’s Rapid Equipping Force on the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan finding and deploying technology solutions against agile insurgents. The framework has the team talking not just to potential customers but also with people responsible for legal, support, contracting, policy, and finance. “…it takes all the running you can do to keep in the same place. ”. The Red Queen Alice in Wonderland.

Hacking for Defense @ Stanford – Week 4

Steve Blank

The teams are beginning to understand that beneficiaries mean “Not the name of an organization but all the stakeholders in an organization (users, program managers, saboteurs, legal, finance, etc.)” We just held our fourth week of the Hacking for Defense class.

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Hacking for Defense @ Stanford – Week 4

Steve Blank

The teams are beginning to understand that beneficiaries mean “Not the name of an organization but all the stakeholders in an organization (users, program managers, saboteurs, legal, finance, etc.)” We just held our fourth week of the Hacking for Defense class.

Independent Truckers Put Their Careers In High Gear

YoungUpstarts

The big companies are especially eager to recruit veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts who have returned home to extremely tough competition for jobs. Truckers who lease or buy their own rigs can look forward to very attractive financing and plenty of work.

The Coming Chip Wars

Steve Blank

From the perspective of some China policymakers, America is exhausted from endless wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and will not fight again. A version of this article appeared in War on the Rocks.

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25 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

After much consideration, I landed on Two Rivers – I was born in Baghdad, Iraq, the city of the two rivers, the Tigris and Euphrates. I started Walletero as an independent personal finance site offering free tools and resources.

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21 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Business

Hearpreneur

After two decades of being a housewife, my husband returned from Iraq disabled, sparking a radical shift in our lifestyle. 16- Declare victory over finances. Fortunately, I was able to quickly turn my finances around and help hundreds do the same. Each business has a story.

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After Ringing the IPO Bell

Seeing Both Sides

After a lot of ups and downs, twists and turns, it feels like a massive victory (aka "Mission Accomplished", as George Bush famously declared regarding Iraq in 2003). Be clear that the end goal was never an IPO - that is merely a financing event, a means to an end.

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And Then They Came for Me …

Both Sides of the Table

We are the global cabal who control finance, media and governments in the eyes of the conspiracy theorists. Do you think if we bomb the s**t out of oil fields in Iraq and then take their oil we will create more terrorists who hate us or fewer?

Venture Capitalists, Super Angels and the State of Startup Funding

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Transcript of How Meditation Can Change Your Life (and the World)

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I spent all [inaudible] as a 26 year career in finance on a trading room floor. So we were trading swaps and bonds on international finance markets. Transcript of How Meditation Can Change Your Life (and the World) written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing.

Who Will Champion Entrepreneurship?

Seeing Both Sides

  John McCain played this role in campaign finance reform.  I love Jackson Hole , Wyoming.    It is one of the most extraordinarily beautiful settings in the world. 

Venture Capitalists, Super Angels and the State of Startup Funding

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Incorporate Your Startup at the Right Time

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Incorporate Your Startup at the Right Time

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : Sony Retires the Cassette Walkman After 30 Years August 31, 2010 Nellie Akalp View Comments HOW TO: Incorporate Your Startup at the Right Time email share email share Do you like this story?

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11 Trends in Web Logo Design

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11 Trends in Web Logo Design

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6 Ways to Recruit Talent for Startups

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : Sony Retires the Cassette Walkman After 30 Years June 6, 2010 Sarah Kessler View Comments 6 Ways to Recruit Talent for Startups email share email share Do you like this story?

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Pick the Perfect Name for Your Startup

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : Sony Retires the Cassette Walkman After 30 Years May 28, 2010 Frances McInnis View Comments HOW TO: Pick the Perfect Name for Your Startup email share email share Do you like this story?

50 Famous Leaders And Career Advice That Shaped Them

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Bush: “You have a moral obligation to act against evil.” : Nobel Prize-winning Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel’s words to the 43rd president deeply affected his decision to intervene in Iraq, one of the defining acts of his political career.