3 Day Startup Green Tech in San Antonio Sprouts Startups

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Swedish Start-Up to Fight China’s Polluted Air – But The Movement Is Nation-Wide

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We think of it as a free commodity, but countries like India and China prove us wrong day after day. Johannes says that the inspiration for the start-ups’ new breathing mask came after one of his co-founder colleagues experienced severe asthma symptoms after a couple of days spent in India. Ideaspotting green business green initiatives recycling sustainable business SwedenSweden is popular for the recycling and sustainability measures taken throughout the years.

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One of the panels we went to was run by John & Hank Green, a.k.a. The Green brothers started their video blogging in the early days of YouTube. 12 Questions: Meet Vinay and Asha (India). DFTBA Hank Green John Green LeakyCon Nerdfighter Nerdfighters VlogBrothers weekly glance of awesomenessLast week, I attended LeakyCon here in Chicago with my daughter and her best friend. LeakyCon is a conference for Harry Potter fans, and much, much, more.

10+ Trends: Recap of 2011 and What’s Next…

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In India, two female journalists launched a mobile app to allow women to report harrassment and abuse, an issue in their hometown of Delhi and throughout the world. Mobile minutes are the new currency in regions often plagued by high inflation: they are offered as rewards for filling out surveys or for using public toilets (in India, where cell phones exceed the number of toilets). Rickshaw drivers in India have cell phones as do camel drivers in the remote Rajasthan desert.

This National Entrepreneurship Month, Listen And Learn With These Bestselling Audiobooks

YoungUpstarts

Green, Paul B. Green. Len Green borrows concepts from his popular entrepreneurship course to explain how to develop a successful venture. Listen to Microsoft’s CEO tell his story about a childhood in India to leading some of the most important technological changes in the digital era. by Christine Correia, Audiobooks.com. Are you brimming with bright ideas, but unsure of how to proceed next? You are not alone.

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25 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

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Photo credit: Jenna Green. Thanks to Jenna Green, Moscow Muled ! #12- 17- India is quite an interesting name. And of course, India being an exotic destination to travel to the topic of where to go when to go India always came up.

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The @TWTFelipe Story – A Tale of US Visa Policy Gone Awry (#startupvisa)

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“Staple green cards to the diplomas of foreign students who graduate from any U.S. TWTFelipe and everybody like him who want to start high-tech, green tech or other scientific companies in the US should be encouraged to do so. By 2005 I had moved back to the US and we started hiring US employees (The first two employees we hired had both grown up in India! Green Dam can also be used to block politics, not just Playboy.

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[US] The 10 Best Sectors That Are Boosting The Economy

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India-based firms. It sounds strange, but firms based in India actually have quite a bit to do with a boost in the U.S. According to eWeek , India-based tech firms support more than 280,000 jobs in the United states, concentrated primarily in California, Michigan, Texas, and Illinois. Additionally, the IT tech industry in India has paid more than $15 billion in taxes to the U.S. It seems that the dark days of the recession are nearly behind us.

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Businesswomen’s Sustainability Leadership Summit

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I am by no means an expert on “green&# businesses and sustainability, but I definitely have an interest in learning more about what this area is all about. We answered: There are different groups of “green&# consumers: 1) those who are on the cupse of being green, 2) those who go green if it’s cheaper, 3) those who go green at any cost, 4) those who do not know what green is.

Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: New Assessment Tool For Entrepreneurs

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Anupam Rajey from Lucknow, India, presented Acelerar Technologies , an outsourced accounting services BPO project from India. I asked him to review the TrueCFO project in my Vision India 2020 book. CareerDhaba Then, Harshil Parikh, from Bombay, India, pitched CareerDhaba , an online solution for career counseling for the Indian student population in the 16-25 age group.

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Resources for Global Entrepreneurs

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Let’s say you’re an entrepreneur in India. You should type something like this into Google: “banks in India business plans”. For example, you might try: “What kind of business plan does United Bank of India require for a loan?”. For example, the search for “banks in India business plans” brought up the first result “Business Plan for Banking Industry—Business Maps of India.” India. Small Industries Development Bank of India.

Startup Strategy Roundtable: Niche Marketplace Businesses Can Be Interesting

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It turns out that in my Vision India 2020 book, I have a similar project called FDBI. Her market penetration plan is to start with India, and she wanted to know what kinds of options/connections we could provide. Marketing Green Products and Services to Indian Consumers. Then Tarini Kinkar discussed a media concept for marketing green products and services to Indian consumers.

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TECHSTARS AUSTIN KICKS OFF 2020 MENTORSHIP-DRIVEN ACCELERATOR CLASS, REVEALS 10 SELECTED STARTUPS

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Binaize (Bangalore, India) Nikhil Jois, CEO Binaize is a network intelligence software product for Industrial IoT that helps minimize machine downtime and increase the operational efficiency of industrial control systems.

Businesswomen’s Sustainability Leadership Summit

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I am by no means an expert on “green&# businesses and sustainability, but I definitely have an interest in learning more about what this area is all about. We answered: There are different groups of “green&# consumers: 1) those who are on the cupse of being green, 2) those who go green if it’s cheaper, 3) those who go green at any cost, 4) those who do not know what green is.

Improving Creativity Is Easier When You Learn To Leverage Personalities

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Or are the leaves of the tree green, orange, and red? Gandhi used nonviolent civil disobedience to lead the independence movement in India. by David B. Goldstein, co-author of “ Creative You: Using Your Personality Type to Thrive “ You can’t outsource creativity. You are creative whether you think so or not. There is no opposite of “creative.” There is no single special type of creative person.

This I Believe: A Manifesto for a Magnificent Career

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My professional career spans three countries: India, Saudi Arabia and the United States. Sometimes the overlap between green and orange is huge, and it has very little blue. If, upon self-reflection, all you see in your profile is green and orange, it might be time to try a lot of different things, make leaps of faith, explore shops/jobs/cities/lives/newspapers/friends/strangers/internships/school courses/Googling to figure out what your blue is all about. (As

25 Entrepreneurs Explain Their Motivation to Grow Their Business

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Starting my own business has given me the freedom to spend more time with my family and kids, go for a hike in the morning, make a green smoothie, and work with innovative direct-to-consumer companies that I am personally passionate about and are creating some force of good in the world every day.

The 10 Greatest Social Entrepreneurs Of All Time

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Drayton spreads out his social entrepreneurship expertise in other organizations as well, working as a chairman at Community Greens, Youth Venture, and Get America Working! His business has been so successful that experts and ideas from it are being exported to South Africa, India, Palestine, Senegal, and Turkey. While it is admirable to build a successful business of any kind, some entrepreneurs do more than just make a profit with the fruits of their labor.

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Battery Ventures Announces New $750 Million Fund

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Battery plans to keep the same investment strategy implemented since the fund’s inception in 1983, backing talented entrepreneurs and businesses with high potential that spread out across three dimensions: Domain expertise: The main investment areas are Internet and digital media, financial services and information, Communications services, semiconductor technology, Enterprise IT, green technology and software.

See Ya Later, Innovator: U.S. Turns Its Back On Foreign-Born Entrepreneurs

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We will wake up five to seven years from now and see Google-like companies coming out of India and China, founded by people who came out of Silicon Valley but had to return home.”. Make more green cards available. Recently Congress shot down the STEM Jobs Act, which would have increased the number of green cards available to foreign-born graduates with advanced science, tech, engineering and math degrees.

20 Essential TED Talks For Entrepreneurial Students

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Anil Gupta: India’s hidden hotbeds of invention. With the green movement swelling in popularity, many opt to keep their ideas local and sustainable, and the incoming results proved absolutely spectacular. Although a strong education is by no means a requirement for business acumen or success, many still saunter off to college and further hone what they’ve already got.

The Impact of Techbikers – Part II

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In the bumpy ride from the capital, you see the landscape change drastically from the crowded and dirty (partly still due to the earthquake) city to the green, lush valley, filled with terraces and small villages scattered in the mountains. 9 libraries established in India, Nepal, Cambodia, and Bangladesh. 300 girls supported through the Girls’ Education Programme in India.

Why You Should Use Localisation in a Globalised World

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In India, where eating cows is against the religion of 80% of the population, beef is not on the menu. The brand name Jolly Green Giant was translated to “Intimidating Green Ogre” in Arabic and the product “Schweppes Tonic Water” to the appealing “Schweppes Toilet Water” in Italian. Sushi – a food that has reached its tentacles around the world and is now served in over 20,000 restaurants outside Japan, can be considered a truly successful global product.

See Ya Later, Innovator: U.S. Turns Its Back On Foreign-Born Entrepreneurs

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We will wake up five to seven years from now and see Google-like companies coming out of India and China, founded by people who came out of Silicon Valley but had to return home.”. Make more green cards available. Recently Congress shot down the STEM Jobs Act, which would have increased the number of green cards available to foreign-born graduates with advanced science, tech, engineering and math degrees.

Reflections of America this July 4th

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In India in order to fill out paperwork to import IT equipment for when I opened our offices there in Pune, the form asked where my grandfather was from. we should staple a green card on the certificate of every science graduate who comes to America. July 4th. The funniest experience I ever had on July 4th (US Independence Day) was in 1999. That was the year I spent July 4th in Tokyo, where I was living for 6 months.

Entrepreneurship in the Fast Lane

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And with their capital and confidence, China and India are stretching their wings. India. Your India strategy? • and of Green Dot CANNOT be retroactively analyzed for guidance as to what the next new thing will be. What do all of the most dynamic 21st Century entrepreneurial companies have in common? They: 1. Pursue Global Markets 2. Place Corporate Culture Above All Else 3. Embrace the Black Swan Both Within and Without 1. Pursue Global Markets.

Startup Strategy Roundtable: Top 10 Tech Trends To Watch

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However, Deborah is looking for ways to sell her low carbon footprint green house technology to producers, and is in conversations with producers in Senegal and India. Her Entrepreneur Journeys book series, Entrepreneur Journeys , Bootstrapping: Weapon Of Mass Reconstruction , Positioning: How To Test, Validate, and Bring Your Idea To Market Innovation: Need Of The Hour , as well as Vision India 2020 , are all available from Amazon.

Sustainability and Business, the Hong Kong Imperative

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Yet, it seems that China is falling behind – in Asian Correspondent’s new CSR50 Index of companies that highlighted socially-conscious corporations, China was ranked at the bottom of a list of 12 countries, in which Japan and India rose to the top. The oncoming green transition.

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The Entrepreneur’s Essentials #7: A call to action for CEOs on selling

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1, 2014, right after Debra and I returned from a trip to India where we studied Vedanta. Thanks to our head of sales, Michael Osborne, and his mysterious green soccer ball, we adopted the color green as a symbol of “we are all in this together, we will achieve our goals together, we are all selling”.

17 Entrepreneurs Celebrate Summer Business Accomplishments

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Thanks to Shel Horowitz, Green and Profitable ! #7 I also had to deal with explaining my vision to developers in India and trying to find quality support on a budget. Summer is over. While many were going on vacations and traveling, business was still being completed for many entrepreneurs and business owners.

Austin, Meet Dallas

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For example, Naya Ventures is an early-stage VC focused mainly on US and India-based companies, with a $50m fund and reportedly working on the next. I arrived in Dallas a little more than six months ago, April 1, to begin my new role at the University of Texas at Dallas. At UT Dallas, as we call it for short, I’m a clinical associate professor in the Jindal School of Management , where I teach entrepreneurship.

5 Tips to Prepare Yourself for an Entrepreneurial Burnout Threat

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To keep yourself in the green zone, set the optimal expectations you can achieve backed by study and research that can vouch for your progress. A famous saying from the liberator of the Sub-Continent (Old India), Muhammad Ali Jinnah says it all: I do not believe in taking right decisions, I take decisions and make them right! 5 Tips to Prepare Yourself for an Entrepreneurial Burnout Threat written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing.

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15 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Business

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During my senior year of college I had to write a business plan for a construction business as I had a “dream” of starting my own business in the future.The love of the outdoors, as opposed to working in an office environment, propelled me to enter the green industry as an entrepreneur, when the opportunity presented itself. I grew up in the Middle East & am from India, so home-cooking with spices is such an integral part of my life. Share Each business has a story.

See Ya Later, Innovator: U.S. Turns Its Back On Foreign-Born Entrepreneurs

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We will wake up five to seven years from now and see Google-like companies coming out of India and China, founded by people who came out of Silicon Valley but had to return home.”. Make more green cards available. Recently Congress shot down the STEM Jobs Act, which would have increased the number of green cards available to foreign-born graduates with advanced science, tech, engineering and math degrees.

Twitter Link Roundup #224 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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Klyati Trehan , a design student from India created a phenomenally impressive project, combining science and typography to visually represent 26 inventions that have changed the world. Sarah Green, Harvard Business Review – crowdspring.co/1vqQ81Y. Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account , I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing.

Web 3.0+: The Hyperconnected Global Internet

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The Italian Renaissance, Gupta dynasty in India and Ming dynasty in China were periods of more balance between the logical and creative and resulted in stable, cultured societies which fostered much innovation across sectors. The key is also connecting companies in my portfolio, creating those permanent and temporary “posses” discussed by Green and Bishop, to maximize impact. The title of this blog comes from a presentation I did at last year’s Web 2.0

52 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Business

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Greene. Greene, Land Carroll & Blair PC ! #20 We use a patented, proprietary ingredient Floralux which is naturally derived from chlorophyll (the green stuff in plants). Floralux is what makes our Restore Gel green. I had taken photographs with film cameras as a child in India, but I never had any particularly good equipment. Share Each business has a story.

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My Water Pilgrimage:

Austin Startup

But thanks to the tenacity of Umesh and his team, as well as employing some excellent enterprise sales techniques that we can all learn from, several dozen projects were finally green-lit, with the first breaking ground in February of 2018. The Journey Nepal is a landlocked South Asian country that shares a border with China and Tibet to the north and India on all other sides. The green object on the head of the girl on the right is a toothbrush…tell you kids how good they have it.

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Immigration Reform: Now or Never?

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We were specifically advocating to fix the broken H1-B and Green Card programs and to provide visas and green cards to startup entrepreneurs and STEM degree holders. One of my recent students went through the 500 Startups Accelerator, raised $1M in funding and is now in process of building the next Instagram in Bangalore , at least according to the Business Standard, India's leading business daily.

Twitter Link Roundup #135 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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29 Green Eco-Friendly Website Layouts – [link]. Will India Ever Really Be America’s Partner? Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account , I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing. These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Here are some of the links that I’ve liked and shared this past week!

Entrepreneur-Friendly Policies (Finally) Showing Promise - But Leadership Required

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This bill needs to be passed immediately (it is in the midst of hearings and keeps getting caught up in partisan bickering over broader immigration reform) and should be expanded to provide green cards for those with degrees in science, technology, engineering and math. Huge emerging economies in India and Brazil need to be opened up more aggressively with the help of the Congress and White House.

Out of the Crisis #9, the founders of Frontline Foods on the moral imperative to support frontline workers at scale

Startup Lessons Learned

I spent many months actually in India, where I was doing work on HIV and sex workers and got to see that, wow, if I had some additional training, if I had a nursing degree, I would be able to help people just that much more. You can't go to Spirit Rock or Green College. One of the most consistent features of the volunteer response to the pandemic has been how many people have stepped up to fill roles that aren't necessarily related to their professional experience.