Like Selling Ice to Eskimos?

The Entrepreneurial Mind

ENTREPRENEURIAL PROFILE : John Burke: Louisiana Caviar Company. The Louisiana Caviar Company , founded by John Burke, sells its product to customers in an unlikely foreign market: Russia. i] “The Louisiana Caviar Company,” Faces of Trade, U.S.

Hyperbolic Headlines About Silicon Valley

Feld Thoughts

And, blink three times if you realize that Netscape is now owned by Oath, which is a subsidiary of Verizon, which is headquartered in New York, and is the merger of Bell Atlantic (Philadelphia), NYNEX (New York), and GTE (which, awesomely, bought BBN, created GTE Internetworking, spun it off as Genuity after the Bell Atlantic merger, which was then acquired out of bankruptcy by Level 3 (Broomfield, Colorado – adjacent to Boulder) which is now owned by CenturyLink (Louisiana)).

Silicon Hills News’ Latest Magazine on Tech Startups Taking Off

SiliconHills

Although innovation has become a buzzword in many circles it still rings true in Texas and the neighboring states of Louisiana and Mississippi, which all have NASA facilities. By LAURA LOREK Founder of Silicon Hills News Rockets launching are a symbol of Texas’ rich history in the space industry. Space exploration is at that heart […] The post Silicon Hills News’ Latest Magazine on Tech Startups Taking Off appeared first on SiliconHills.

[Singapore] Daily Deal Site Deal.com.sg Launches DEALivery.sg

YoungUpstarts

include Sakae Sushi, Indian Express, Popeye’s Louisiana Chicken, Ramen Ten, Spizzico and Song of India, among several others. Hungry? Singapore-based daily deal site Deal.com.sg

Bloomberg Reports CenturyLink is Considering Acquiring Rackspace

SiliconHills

Rackspace Hosting’s stock closed up nearly 7 percent on Monday after Bloomberg News reported the company was talking to CenturyLink, a Louisiana-based Internet and telecommunications company, about a possible buyout. Rackspace’s stock, traded under the symbol RAX on the New York Stock Exchange, closed at $39.79 on Monday.

Small Business Owners’ Attitudes Change Mid 2015

YoungUpstarts

She is a graduate of Louisiana State University and has more than 12 years of professional experience in the equipment financing industry. By Carla Freberg, Vendor Services Manager at Balboa Capital. Small business owners are vital to the American economy.

Women 2.0 Partners Google, Extends Founder Friday Events

YoungUpstarts

Media and event company Women 2.0 has announced that it is partnering search giant Google to support the startup and entrepreneurship ecosystem in the United States and around the world.

Helping Hands: U.S. Resources For Import/Export Startups

YoungUpstarts

Based in Louisiana, and using stainless steel from U.S by Steve Smith, founder of ISO (It Straps On). Import/export companies in the U.S. have a wealth of information at their fingertips. If you’re in the business, or just getting started, here’s some information that might help you.

Small Businesses Need To Prepare For Emergencies, Disasters

YoungUpstarts

In Louisiana alone, more than 20,000 businesses were shuttered. Aside from the devastating death toll, more than 125,000 jobs were lost in U.S.’s ’s Gulf Coast area due to Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

What is a Social Enterprise?

Up and Running

L3Cs were first formed in 2008, and are currently only legal in Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, North Dakota, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, and Wyoming, as well as the federal jurisdictions of the Crow Indian Nation of Montana, and the Oglala Sioux Tribe.

Episode 105: From Corporate to Captain with Chris Murphy

Mike Michalowicz

In addition to speaking regularly at salons and spas across America, local Aveda Institutes and several local cosmetology schools, he has been a speaker at Neill Corporation’s Serious Business Conference held annually in New Orleans, Louisiana. In addition to speaking regularly at salons and spas across America, local Aveda Institutes and several local cosmetology schools, he has been a speaker at Neill Corporation’s Serious Business Conference held annually in New Orleans, Louisiana.

A New Idea for Black Friday

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

The harder news, like the protests at Walmart in Ontario, Louisiana, got a lot less air time. While I have much sympathy for the protestors in Louisiana, I don’t have much hope for their getting better pay.

My Personal Formula for Getting a Seat at the Table

Austin Startup

And a worksheet to help you start your own plan Terri Broussard Williams serving as a panelist during a political forum at Louisiana State University This was a week I’ll never forget, even though it was a whirlwind.

6 Surveillance Camera Systems For Commercial Use

YoungUpstarts

Richard Henke, CEO of On Guard Systems, Inc in Lafayette, Louisiana is devoted to providing safety and security both commercially and residentially. by Richard Henke, CEO of On Guard Systems, Inc.

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How Oil Prices Are Trading On Binary Options Platforms Lately

YoungUpstarts

Louisiana Light crude oil was trading -1.0% WTI crude oil prices are trading in a relatively tight range between $45 and $50 per barrel. With oil futures, contract prices fluctuate wildly depending on issues such as supply and demand, inventory and the performance of oil ETFs.

4 Mistakes That Will Tank Your Etsy Shop

Up and Running

Anna White, a Louisiana school counselor, has a creative streak. Like many artists, she wanted to make a few bucks on the side by selling her handcrafted pieces on Etsy, so she jumped in. She made 150 pieces of jewelry, took pictures and waited for sales to come rolling in.

5 Big Problems Faced By Small-To-Medium US Manufacturers

YoungUpstarts

The management team decided to ask the AJ Weller Corporation, a 25-year old company from Shreveport, Louisiana, for help because it had a developed a sterling reputation for solving apparently intractable wear problems.

Strangling Innovation: Tesla versus “Rent Seekers”

Steve Blank

The banks lobbied regulators in Louisiana , New York , California, and Idaho and soon they were issuing injunctions forcing PayPal to delay their IPO.

10 Amazing Microfinance Success Stories

YoungUpstarts

When The Baptist University of the Americas asked him to set up shop on campus, he financed the project with a $4,265 loan from ACCION Texas-Louisiana to secure supplies and part-time employees.

The Most Important Book I Read This Summer

Both Sides of the Table

She grew up poor in Louisiana and wanted to build a better life for her family so she studied hard her entire life and achieved much and her aim was for her son to go to Harvard or Yale or similar.

[Review] How To Speak American

YoungUpstarts

What is an L3C?

Up and Running

Currently, you can form an L3C in Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, North Dakota, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, and Wyoming, and in the federal jurisdictions of the Crow Indian Nation of Montana, and the Oglala Sioux Tribe.

Play4Skill Raises $400K for Dominoes Gambling

VC Cafe

Players located in any of the 12 states in the United States of America: Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, lowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Montana, Ohio, Tennessee and Vermont, are neither eligible to open an account with Dominoes Stars.

Top Five US Cities With Pleasant Environments To Live And Work In

YoungUpstarts

New Orleans, Louisiana. by Cynthia Griffith, author of “ The Sun Village Project “ While it may seem as if the United States’ places of interest have been pretty consistent over the years, the truth is that the landscape of this country is ever changing.

4 Mistakes That Will Tank Your Etsy Store

Up and Running

Anna White, a Louisiana school counselor, has a creative streak. Anna White started an Etsy business and failed for months before getting steady sales. Like many artists, she wanted to make a few bucks on the side by selling her handcrafted pieces on Etsy, so she jumped in.

Strangling Innovation: Tesla versus “Rent Seekers”

Steve Blank

The banks lobbied regulators in Louisiana , New York , California, and Idaho and soon they were issuing injunctions forcing PayPal to delay their IPO.

From the Vault: America’s Founding Entrepreneurs

crowdSPRING Blog

His greatest entrepreneurial achievement would come after the Revolution, when as Secretary of state under Thomas Jefferson, he oversaw the Louisiana Purchase, which effectively doubled the nation’s size, and has gone down in history as the single greatest land acquisition of all time. In addition to the Louisiana Purchase, these qualities were on vivid display in his planning and successful execution of the great Lewis and Clark expedition to survey the American frontier.

“We are one of just 13 industrialized countries with a rising maternal mortality rate” – Christy Turlington Burns on Fighting for Healthy Mothers

Hunter Walker

The first three short films highlighted three states (New York, Florida, and Montana) and we will be releasing our 4 th installment profiling Louisiana on CNN.com in November.

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The Structures of Social Enterprise

Business Plan Blog

Available in: Vermont, Michigan, Wyoming, Utah, Illinois, North Carolina, Louisiana, Maine, Rhode Island. We are beginning to see more and more companies begin to blend their traditional corporate structures with a more modern obligation to philanthropy and social awareness.

I Hate Networking

Austin Startup

Years back, I was part of a leadership program in Lafayette, Louisiana and an alumna wrote me a note of congratulations for being selected to the program.

What Is a Benefit Corporation?

Up and Running

Now, you can create a benefit corporation in: Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, and Washington D.C.,

Harvey Aftermath: How Your Small Business Can Help

Austin Startup

League City Family Dentistry partnered with The Crazy Cajun Cookers in Louisiana and cooked over 1,000 free lunches for community members in need, while also accepting donations. You don’t have to fork out boatloads of money to make a difference.

Live From the Startup Bus – Round 1: My Twili-O Face (I Choked) (Post #4)

Up and Running

I even practiced pitching to a complete stranger, while taking a leak in a truck stop bathroom in a town called Iowa, Louisiana. Entrepreneur Zack Price is guest blogging his experience this week on the 2013 StartupBus as it makes its way from Chicago to SXSW in Austin.

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How To Prepare Your Business For Black Friday

YoungUpstarts

Carla is a graduate of Louisiana State University and has more than 12 years of professional experience in the equipment financing industry. By Carla Freberg, Sales Manager – Vendor Services Group, Balboa Capital.

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IBM: Where Corporate Responsibility is Not a Trend, but a Lifestyle

Austin Startup

Latinitas Austin and El Paso chapters together at last for our strategic planning session with IBM. Coffee and pink cake helped with the process.

Create High-Impact Data Visualizations: Nine Effective Strategies

Occam's Razor

Follow the story of Louisiana as you reflect on the data. I believe deeply in the value of making data accessible. In service of that belief, there are few things that bring me as much joy as visualizing data (smart segmentation comes close).

The 10 Best Side Businesses to Fund Your Startup (Plus One Unexpected Suggestion)

Up and Running

Louis Ashner, founder of NoPass, drove for Uber as a way to help fund his startup while finishing his degree at Louisiana State University. So, you have a great idea for a new business? The thing is, getting started isn’t as straightforward as some people make it sound.

Taking stock of the Dutch tech cluster: What The Netherlands needs to win the European startup scene

The Next Web

Mr. Willink would later bank roll the Louisiana Purchase - in someway a ‘super angel’ of the 18th century. Robert Verwaayen is a Dutch venture capitalist. He is currently setting up his own investment firm, RoBen, and was a principal with Prime Ventures.

My Journey as a Diverse Member of a Junior League

Austin Startup

When I moved to Lafayette, Louisiana in 2004, I was inspired by a large delegation of young African-American leaders. Audrey Ring and Terri enjoying dinner during the December AJLI Board Meeting in Charlotte. “It’s

43 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Businesses

Hearpreneur

states (North Carolina, Louisiana, Georgia, and Texas), and have launched a Pop-Up Code Initiative in order to grow coding talent in areas we don’t already have a location at. Each business has a story.

The Venture Capital Secret: 3 Out of 4 Start-Ups Fail

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What to Give Your Clients in this Season of Giving

Mike Michalowicz

This South Louisiana coffee house has them all. Not everyone is a super shopper, especially me, and super-especially when it comes to great gift ideas for clients. Some of us need months to come up with the perfect gift for people we know and love.

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