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The Big Negotiation Lesson in the Greece Bailout Talks

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Greece's bailout rejection shows what happens in dealmaking when you fail to frame the options on the table as attractive

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Greece & Its Default

PureVC

There's been a lot in the news about Greece and its debt problem. Just this last week, leaders of the European Monetary Union agreed on a "selective default" of Greece and authorized the buying back of securities from Greece if necessary. The whole situation has brought an interesting issue to the forefront. The Markets

Why Nobody Knows What Will Happen in Greece Now

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The EU and Greece are on a collision course in an emotional game of Chicken Forget rational negotiation.

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Save the US from becoming Greece

David Teten

Save the US from becoming Greece. Sometime prior to the 4th Century BCE, the Greeks invented democracy. They were a model for the world.

What to Do if Your Company Shares Its Name With Greece's Debt Woes (or an Illegal Drug-Trafficking Ring)

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

What the founders of Grexit, SilkRoad, and other unfortunately-named companies did when they found themselves in the middle of a tricky situation

Global Innovation 2011

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

If you are interested in the big picture of global innovation, you might want to download this report from INSEAD — the 2011 Global Innovation Index. It ranks 125 countries by measuring various indicators, both inputs and outputs to the innovation process. INSEAD is essentially a global business school with points of presence all around [.].

Greece’s Former Finance Minister Outlines the Grim Future of the European Union

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The Eurozone has been, for some time now, in an advanced state of deconstruction

emergentfutures: Scavengers Stripping Greece of Metals The.

Mark Birch

emergentfutures : Scavengers Stripping Greece of Metals. Full Story: Greece Reporter. metal scavengers scrap metal Greece

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This Is the Man Who Started an Indiegogo Fund for Greece

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

So far the campaign has raised over 20,000 euros in an effort to prevent the country from defaulting on its debt

The Greek Bailout Explained:

Chaganomics

The Greek Bailout Explained: How to Protect Yourself February 18, 2015 Greece''s bailout expires at the end of this month. Ahead of the bailout deadline on 28th February, Greece and the Eurozone finance ministers (known as the Eurogroup) have held talks, but a compromise has not been achieved.

Greek Start-ups? Nope, That's Not an Oxymoron

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

A new event aims to nurture Greece's small but growing entrepreneurial ecosystem, despite the country's dire economic woes. and Metavallon.

EUR: Little To Stop Further Weakness This Week - Barclays

Chaganomics

The EU summit (Thursday) may also gain some attention as the situation in Greece is likely to be a topic for discussion, at least on the sidelines. Current funding pressures should encourage Greece to accelerate its efforts in this regard," Barclays adds. y/y and 0.6% However, we do not expect any major decision. EURUSD

How Turkish 'Dairy Boy' Hamdi Ulukaya Started $600 Million Chobani

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

But when people go to Turkey or Greece, within 15 minutes of their return they start talking about how much they enjoyed the yogurt there.

What's the Best Place in the World to Start a Company?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

A Yale professor offers a new argument about geography and the success of a start-up. Is New York approaching parity with fabled Silicon Valley ?

EURO: how short-term politicking is threatening our continent

Fred Destin

Countries like Greece were always going to have a hard time. Let Greece default, force banks to take the pain, but protect the EURO.

What Greek Startups Can Teach the World

ReadWriteStart

Whitehill “saw a real resurgence of people in Greece who realize entrepreneurship is the way out of the [economic] challenges they were having.”

Visiting the Balkan Ghosts

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

Greece is the most misunderstood Balkan country. The first time I arrived in Greece was by train from Yugoslavia. Sarajevo was haunting.

Forget Good Grades, Success Depends on Hard Work, Passion, and Optimism

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The guy who owns my neighborhood pizza shop, as well as two other pizza shops, emigrated from Greece 20 years ago and never finished high school.

Franklin Templeton hires Blackstone to advise on Ukraine debt restructuring talks

Chaganomics

Blackstone represented Greece''s creditors in 2012. "A Reuters Ukraine''s largest creditor, Franklin Templeton, has hired investment and advisory firm Blackstone to advise a creditor group during debt restructuring negotiations with Kiev, sources familiar with the situation told Reuters on Sunday. Full Update.

Some encouraging data on migration

The Equity Kicker

Spain and Greece, by contrast, have seen increases in emigration. Recruiting great staff is the biggest challenge for many startups.

Greek default: What it would mean | Deimar ~ Business Tips.

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What Greek Startups Can Teach the World

ReadWriteStart

Whitehill “saw a real resurgence of people in Greece who realize entrepreneurship is the way out of the [economic] challenges they were having.”

Revolutionise the Dreaded Conference Call

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

At 10am (GMT) on Thursday the 16 th July 2015 Jeroen Dijsselbloem, Dutch leader of the Eurozone confirmed a bail out for financially unstable Greece. The decision to offer a bridging loan of £5 billion was discussed via a conference call between Greece ministers and the Eurozone which includes 19 countries. Dreading that meeting?

Arianna Huffington on Wellness for Workaholics

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Buy all the nap pods you want. Good luck getting your overachievers to sleep. offices have dedicated meditation, yoga, and nap rooms. Anderson, Jr.,

Book: Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World

Feld Thoughts

The book starts in Dallas, takes us to Iceland, to Greece, to Ireland, to Germany, and finally back to the California. If you want to understand what is going on in Europe, especially Greece, Ireland, and Germany, how it happened, why it matters, and where it might go, read this book. But I like to read and learn from history.

Hacking for Diplomacy – The State Department Takes Notice

Steve Blank

They shared their experiences of how technology has enhanced – and threatens to undermine – diplomatic work. It’s tough. As America’s No. he said.

Hacking for Diplomacy – The State Department Takes Notice

Steve Blank

They shared their experiences of how technology has enhanced – and threatens to undermine – diplomatic work. It’s tough. As America’s No. he said.

3 Steps To “Activate” Visitors and Convert Them To Subscribers, Leads & Customers

ConversionXL

I’m planning on going to Greece with my family this summer, so obviously the first stop is to Google “Greek travel”. I promise. image source.

Covert Greek Currency Talks??

Chaganomics

This couldn't get any better - ATHENS (Reuters) - Some members of Greece's leftist government wanted to raid central bank reserves and hack taxpayer accounts to prepare a return to the drachma, according to reports on Sunday that highlighted the chaos in the ruling Syriza party. link]. Greek

The Lost, Ancient Guide to Better Copywriting

ConversionXL

Like memory, delivery is a little different today than it was in Ancient Greece. That guide has been lost (ok, just forgotten). Until now.

Supercharge Growth Without Raising Money

YoungUpstarts

I was scared with what was happening in Greece but myself and the team were determined to build our brand. The Beginning. It was 2009. Growth.

Airbnb: Changing Travel as We Know It

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Spend a few days in a house boat in Spain, a cave in Greece, or a Frank Lloyd Wright home in Wisconsin--it's up to you. Now it is valued at $2.5

New Pan-European Early-Stage Fund From Greece

ArcticStartup

Openfund is a pan-European early-stage seed fund based in Greece focused on mobile apps, Internet and software industries. The reason it's pan-European is because the founders of the fund recognized that many promising entrepreneurs live outside Greece and decided to fully embrace that and extend their programme for the whole of Europe.

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Europe’s Autumn (or, Why You Can’t Outrun Big Debt Forever)

Seeing Both Sides

And when the bond market comes to collect on the debt, leaders are overthrown – Papandreou in Greece, Berlusconi in Italy. James Carville.

Here’s What’s Driving Collaborative Consumption and Where the Market May Head Next

Both Sides of the Table

I spoke this past week at the LeWeb conference in London, which was a superbly well run event with a very quality production team. Kudos. Prices down.

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Your Only Hope of Living the Life You Want

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Or are you Greece? Quitting your job may not be as risky as it seems. You should have done what you wanted a long time ago! Don't worry.

[Singapore][Competition] Applications For 14th Start-Up@Singapore Now Open

YoungUpstarts

One of Singapore’s oldest startup competitions – Start-Up@Singapore – is back, this time for its 14th edition.

The Socialist Republic of Twitter

Diego Basch

I attended a Machine Learning meetup at Twitter yesterday. It was a very good event, and I learned a few new things. Is this bad? It will evolve.

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The 3 Step Approach To Successful Customer Activation

ConversionXL

I’m planning on going to Greece with my family this summer, so obviously the first stop is to Google “Greek travel”. I promise. image source.

When Talent Can Easily Find New Opportunity, How Do You Retain Talent?

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

” In Greece, this was the question elites in the country were thinking about. Talent in Companies. Talent in Countries. Bain & Co.