Small Businesses Brace for Losses as Trump Ends TPS for Immigrants

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The administration moved to end a decades-old program that has protected immigrants from countries including Haiti, Nicaragua, and El Salvador. Immigration Reform

Cuban Cigars Can Now Come to U.S.--Will Anyone Care?

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for the past 54 years, other countries like the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua have stepped up to serve a $13 billion premium cigar market. While Cuba was cut off from the U.S.

Central America and Caribbean Economic Outlook Worsens


On the political scene, ongoing unrest in Nicaragua is generating uncertainty and damaging the country’s relatively successful economic trajectory over recent years. Citizens from El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras and Nicaragua currently residing in the U.S.

Helping Grow a Better Coffee Bean

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He returned to his Central American roots in 1997, when he started Mayorga Coffee, a Rockville, Maryland-based company that imports coffee mainly from small, eco-friendly farms in places such as Honduras and Nicaragua. I began importing cigars from Nicaragua when I was a student at Georgetown.

What To Know About Accepting International Payments


For example, how will it compare to receive payments from Nicaragua versus India? When you’re an eCommerce startup founder, or you’ve been running an eCommerce business for some time, you may decide that you want to expand and sell to other countries.

B Lab Announced 'Best for the World' Company List

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Doing good and making money is not an easy task, but these B Corps did it successfully. B Lab announced its second Best for the World List today, honoring 67 companies that ranked the top 10 percent of all Certified B Corporations.

How to Build Great Collaborations

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Miraclefeet came to Mike North at Reallocate because it was searching for a product that could treat clubfeet in Nicaragua. The kid in Nicaragua comes in to see the doctor," North told me. The power of cooperation and comedy to make useful products.

Income Inequality Continues Relentless Ascent

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As Timothy Noah of Slate noted in an excellent [article] on inequality, the United States now arguably has a more unequal distribution of wealth than traditional banana republics like Nicaragua, Venezuela and Guyana.

3 Ways Big Data Will Transform Your Company

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But better data would show that one of us just came back from Nicaragua, which is having one of the worst outbreaks of malaria in recent history." Greylock Partners' data czar DJ Patil takes a look into the future of data--and what it means for you.

Ellison Eyewear the Multi-Billion $ Sunglass Industry


To date, our community has built 40 new homes in Nicaragua for families living in slum conditions. High-end sunglass distributors have built a multi-billion dollar business model on one very simple life truth: you will lose your sunglasses. It’s not a matter of if but when.

Twitter Link Roundup #60 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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Google Maps triggers military dispute between Costa Rica & Nicaragua – [link]. 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.

Inside the Entrepreneur's Brain With the Start-up Doctor

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A lot of these people will do bike rides across states or go surfing in Nicaragua, all these crazy things, but if they're lost, everything is new. What do hyper-creatives, emergency room nurses, and CEOs have in common? Dr. Aaron Blackledge has identified a particular neuro-chemical pattern.

A Wealth of Woman-Founded Startups, from a Twitter Shout-out

michaelanschel @ christine Check out @ NicaGuide a woman owned startup based in MN that does guided eco tours to Nicaragua I haven't been a heavy user of the Twitter shout-out before, but I had such great response and feedback yesterday that I wanted to share.

Jolla Has A New Competitor From Russia With Love: The Yota Phone


Russia alone can prove to be a lucrative enough market to conquer and countries like Nicaragua, Peru and India seem to have some brotherly solidarity towards an eastern made touchscreen device.

Bill Janeway Warburg Pincus | Productive Bubbles | Video Slides Transcript | BoS Europe 2015

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And it covered everything from the productive, the great railway medias of the 1830’s and 40’s that built the British Railways to silver mines in Nicaragua. Bill Janeway, Founder of Warburg Pincus’ High Tech Investment team and investor founder of such companies as BEA Systems and Veritas Software is also a Cambridge academic who has analysed the economics of stock market bubbles over the years. Are investment bubbles a good or a bad thing? The answer may surprise you.