Globalization

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Our traditional view of globalization, common for decades, was massive container ships conveying goods from distant manufacturing locations; and watching services, capital, and expertise flow from one from major established commercial and financial city or region to another.

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Global EIR and Silicon Valley Bank Funding Match

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Today Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) announced their support for Global EIR , a cause for which I care deeply. As you may know, over breakfast in 2015 Jeff Bussgang and I launched Global EIR with the hope of advancing the startup visa effort on a local and state level after it stalled in Congress.

Globalization 2.0Taking it Global

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I know a lot of people are upset with the UK. Lots of wealth destroyed around the world, Young Brits mad at older Brits, Scots mad at the English, Europeans upset with the Brits. It’s important to not forget something. Industry Commentary

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Resources for Global Entrepreneurs

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On Bplans, we often share information about United States’ specific resources, like SBDCs (small business development centers), but those resources probably aren’t as helpful to global entrepreneurs. Global Entrepreneurship Network.

Announcing the Global EIR Coalition

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At the end of the discussion, we decided to start the Global EIR Coalition to open source our approach and try to help every state in the US implement a similar program. Last year Jeff and a bunch of his friends in Massachusetts created the Massachusetts Global Entrepreneur in Residence pilot program. If you are working on something similar in your state, please reach out to join the Global EIR Coalition. Government Bussgang CO eir Global EIR immigration m&a Startup Vis

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Techstars 2015 Global Impact Report

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If you want a full view of what Techstars is – and is doing – today, take a look at the 2015 Global Impact Report. The post Techstars 2015 Global Impact Report appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Techstars global impact reportTechstars had an incredible year in 2015 and grew the organization on many dimensions. link]. To everyone who has been involved in Techstars in any way, thank you!

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Colorado Global EIR 2017 Applications

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The 2017 applications for the Colorado Global EIR are now open through April 15, 2017. The Colorado Global EIR program is a way for experienced international entrepreneurs to receive an H-1B visa, allowing them to work in Boulder. In their spare time, we encourage GEiR (Global Entrepreneurs in Residence) to either establish their existing company, create and launch a new company, co-found a new company or join a local startup here in Boulder.

[Singapore] Go Global

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But even going regional can be challenging, much less going global. billion in 2014 – but in recent years have been weakening, and SPRING Singapore and IE Singapore must hope that the “ Go Global ” program help reverse the trend.

7 Keys To Market Growth - Think Global, But Act Local

Startup Professionals Musings

New entrepreneurs who want to survive, and optimize the growth of their startups, need to think globally, and act locally, from day one. But it does mean that you think about the global implications at every step of the process: Pick your company and product names carefully.

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5 Excuses Holding You Back From Global Business Expansion

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Grow Operations business expansion Global Business global entrepreneurship globalization market expansionCountries outside the U.S. are eager to encourage economic growth. If you haven't jumped into business overseas yet, here are 5 hurdles you must overcome.

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In Downtown Las Vegas at the UP Global Summit

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I’m here for the UP Global Summit and then our UP Global board meeting on Sunday. Andrew Hyde, the original creator of the Startup Week concept, came back to run BSW 14 and then joined UP Global to roll out the Startup Week concept around the world.

5 Benefits Of Expanding Your Business Into Global Markets

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Business is not local anymore, it’s global, and those looking to become Fortune 500 companies must expand beyond to really get ahead. The more you can diversify your business portfolio the better, which is why many global businesses became global.

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Artificial Intelligence And Global Ethics

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Geo-engineering: These solutions will be able to manipulate large-scale, global environmental processes that affect the entire earth’s climate.

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Global Content Marketing: Expand With An International Strategy

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How can you make that all important global switch to generate more leads and dominate your industry worldwide? Global content marketing gives different brands the opportunity to expand their audience. Would you prefer a global gateway?

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More global innovation

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Mexico Technology on the ICE Train – Germany Shipping ice cream globally – US, China Big Data of Long Lives – Italy, Greece, Japan Nokia alumni. Globalization and Technology Innovation from around the globe'' iElevation – Nepal A museum or a library?

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Go Global, Stay Local

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by Gail Martin, author of “ The Essential Social Media Marketing Handbook: A New Roadmap for Maximizing Your Brand, Influence, and Credibility “ Whether your company is purely local or has a global footprint, you need to be active and visible on social media. Go Global.

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Proper Staffing is Key to Effective Global Expansion

Startup Professionals Musings

Thus, it is essential to appoint a ‘head of international’ with significant hands-on experience to chart your course in the global world. However, remember to think long term, plan globally but act locally. entrepreneur global expansion staffing startup

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5 Tips To Expand Your Business Globally

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The possibilities of global business are immense. Grow Operations business expansion global global entrepreneurship global trade global voices market expansionBut to actually achieve them requires hard work and a focused strategy.

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The spotty technology globalization record

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I read a few tweets today about how SAP does “global well” and how SuccessFactors reflects it. My reaction was technology vendors, not just SAP, are actually inconsistent when it comes to global matters compared to companies like Unilever or. Enterprise Software (IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP

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7 Entrepreneur Types Drive Change On A Global Scale

Startup Professionals Musings

Yet very few achieve that great aspiration of really driving economic, social, and environmental changes on a global scale. entrepreneur Fiona Wood global change Peter Andrews types

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The Importance Of Understanding Culture When Dealing With Global Business

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Others business growth global business overseas marketsThe success of a company comes from its capacity to grow and attract new customers. As a new business owner, you will constantly be looking to new areas and markets to sell your products.

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Groupons Global Rocket

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Globalization and TechnologyI was impressed at SuiteWorld to hear Groupon had implemented NetSuite in 26 countries in under 3 months. But I did wonder why such a young company needed that much functionality in so many markets. Turns out Groupon has been.

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A Quality Benchmark for Accelerators: The Global Accelerator Network

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When David Cohen and I came up with the idea for the Global Accelerator Network (GAN) in 2010, we counted roughly 100 accelerator programs around the US that were founded following the Techstars model. Today, the Global Accelerator Network is a worldwide organization of 52 accelerators located in over 60 cities around the world. The post A Quality Benchmark for Accelerators: The Global Accelerator Network appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

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Welcome New York to the Global EIR Coalition

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Last week New York was the third state to create a program – called the International Innovators Initiative (IN2NYC) – based on the construct of the Global Entrepreneur in Residence program. When we started the Global EIR Coalition last year, we knew that Massachusetts and Colorado would be straightforward since they were both in process (MA was done, CO was almost done.) The post Welcome New York to the Global EIR Coalition appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

Techstars and UP Global Join Forces to Support the Entrepreneurial Journey

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Today Techstars announced that it has acquired UP Global , including the organization’s Startup Weekend , Startup Week , Startup Next , and Startup Digest programs. Together, Techstars and UP Global create a powerful union which will strengthen the global entrepreneurial ecosystem and bring even more support to the entrepreneur’s journey. The post Techstars and UP Global Join Forces to Support the Entrepreneurial Journey appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

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More innovation off the global beaten path

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Globalization and Technology Innovative Business Uses of Technology We hear so much about Silicon Valley and Bangalore and Shanghai that is refreshing to hear about innovations in unexpected places: Back to the future in St.

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We Need Entrepreneurs Who Can Drive Global Change

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Yet very few achieve that great aspiration of really driving economic, social, and environmental changes on a global scale. entrepreneur Fiona Wood global change Peter Andrews uberpreneurs

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More global innovation

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Innovations from various parts of the world we don’t usually expect innovation from Arab Lady Technologists - Oman, Qatar Unique ID - India Kinect and Sign Language – China Amazon’s Fashion Studio – Brooklyn Airport Advertising - various US airports. Innovative Business Uses of Technology

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6 Key Risk Factors When Scaling A Business To Global

Startup Professionals Musings

In a new book, “ Global Vision ,” by NYU Stern School of Business scholar and leader Robert Salomon, I finally found some great insights on what to look for, and how to make the necessary changes. But don’t look for any magic algorithmic procedure to solve the complex globalization problems.

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The Global Sharing Economy

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But the trend is not restricted to just the United States or Europe; the sharing economy has even spread to many developed and developing countries across the world, and yes, even in China, to the point where global revenues could surpass US$35o billion per year by 2025.

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Before You Expand Your Business Globally, Read This

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This article Before You Expand Your Business Globally, Read This appeared first in YFS Magazine: Startups, Small Business and Entrepreneurship Culture. Are you ready to expand your business globally? If so, consider these 3 best practices for small business global expansion.

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Internet Of Things Will Reshape Global Trade

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Today’s supply chains form the arteries and veins that keep global trade alive, connecting a largely borderless, always-on world economy. New innovations offer disruptive possibilities for the future of global trade. Fraud and security is a widespread menace in this now global industry.

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More Global Innovation

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Bumper crop of innovations from various parts of the world we don’t always expect innovation from Near Cashless Society – Sweden A decade of LeWeb – France Faber-Castell – Germany Wine “Rover” – German wine country Rail Power – Kazakhstan. Innovative Business Uses of Technology

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Even more global innovation

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We hear so much about Silicon Valley and Bangalore and Shanghai that it is refreshing to hear about innovations in other parts of the world. Google''s Project Loon Finland''s next blockbuster Spain: Mobile Banking Innovation Santander: A city of sensors. Innovative Business Uses of Technology

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More Global Innovation

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We hear so much about Silicon Valley and Bangalore and Shanghai that it is refreshing to hear about innovations in other parts of the world. Singapore Changi: Best airport in world Silicon Fen in Cambridge, UK Low Cost AND Long. Innovative Business Uses of Technology

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More Global Innovation

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We hear so much about Silicon Valley and Bangalore and Shanghai that it is refreshing to hear about innovations in other parts of the world. Mali: The Vocal Web The Rudiben mobile app Czech Technology Prowess The impressive German infrastructure. Innovative Business Uses of Technology

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[Infographic] Explosion On Global Trade

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Here’s an infographic from Capita Translations And Interpreting showing how the world is reading – and spending – online: Others Capita global trade infographic international trade localization translation

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Entrepreneurs Now Start Hyperlocal Then Go Global

Startup Professionals Musings

Even though the world is getting smaller, due to easy global connectivity, people still feel alone if not well-connected locally. These hyperlocal sites don’t have to compete with global sites, and always have unique content, community advertising, and local issues.

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Is Dubai The Next Big Global Startup Scene?

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Grow Technology Entrepreneurship Events Global Business technologyThanks to gutsy startup founders, an investor-friendly business environment, world-class infrastructure, and events Dubai is on the map.

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Look Out World: Your Business Choices And Globalization

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But it underlines the importance in some people’s ideas of a global reach. There is a range of global employment solutions to explore. Now, if you want to go global, you need to do it all over again, and that means getting the basics right again.

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[Infographic] Virtual Teams In The Global Economy

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In fact, many global companies are embracing virtual teams – where employees scattered across the world but put into teams to complete a project – and the technologies required to make that happen.

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Global Payroll Companies Save Corporations Money On Operations

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The world has become globalized in the recent times. If you are planning to take your company to the global market, you must understand the importance of payroll. Global payroll companies will assist you in these ways: Global Payroll Companies Bring in Cost Control.

Global Impact: Social Entrepreneurship Companies

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Since 2012, the company has received the highest possible score on the Global Impact Investment Rating System assessment of social and environmental impact. Blake Mycoskie visited Argentina in 2006 and saw children walking in the streets outside Buenos Aires without shoes.

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