The Panama Papers and WordPress Security

Duct Tape Marketing

The Panama Papers and WordPress Security written by Alex Boyer read more at Duct Tape Marketing. The resulting data leak, dubbed by the press as the “Panama Papers,” was the largest in history, and contained evidence of tax evasion by countless public officials and figures worldwide.

Visiting the Panama Canal

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

“The creation of a water passage across Panama was one of the supreme human achievements of all time, the culmination of a heroic dream of four hundred years and of more than twenty years of phenomenal effort and sacrifice. The flight into Panama City at night was beautiful.

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How This Entrepreneur Built a Brand New City in the Jungles of Panama

Inc Startups

Real estate pioneer Jimmy Stice creates new opportunities in the jungles of Panama

Panama Canal Expansion, East Coast US Ports

Chaganomics

Savannah has an Aa2 rating - New York, April 28, 2015 -- Large shifts in cargo from the West Coast to the East Coast resulting from the completion of the Panama Canal expansion in 2016 are unlikely, Moody's Investor Service says in "Panama Canal Expansion: West Coast Ports Maintain Advantage, while East Coast Municipalities Benefit from jobs." "In Even a muted uptick in cargo volume from Panama Canal activity will provide at least some increased revenue for local governments.

Make Jamaica Your Next Logistics Office, Ya Man

Inc Startups

How the Panama Canal Expansion is Turning Jamaica into a Business Powerhouse

Ft. Bragg soldier given 30 years for killing Panama woman

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) AP) — A former Fort Bragg soldier has been sentenced to 30 years in military prison for the 2014 murder of his Panamanian girlfriend

Soldier to stand trial on Fort Bragg in Panama slaying

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) AP) — A Fort Bragg soldier charged in the death of a Panamanian woman last year will face a court-martial on post this fall

In the heart of the Panamanian jungle, a startup village grows

The Next Web

At the end of 2013, more than 100 entrepreneurs, artists, environmentalists, and yogis flew into Panama City’s chaotic metropolis, seeking an adventure, and a fun way to celebrate the New Year. After four days in the jungle, the group traveled back to Panama City to ring in the New Year.

11 Businesses to Start in Your Pajamas

Inc Startups

In 2005, after graduating from the University of Virginia, Landau, the New Jersey native packed his bags and moved to Panama City, Panama. The hotel now has eight full-time employees, while The Panama Report has four.

The Northwest Passage – A New Reality for Logistics

The Startup Magazine

The allure of this new passage is not only the fact that it can shorten voyages from Asia to America and Europe, but it also allows supertankers which are too big to go through the Panama Canal to be used. The Northwest Passage is located in northern Canada.

32 Business and Life Lessons: What I Learned Running Companies on 4 Different Continents

ConversionXL

I decided to use the opportunity and bought a one-way ticket to Panama – I wanted to learn Spanish. I had received my first salary, moved into a colonial house in Panama City Casco Viejo district next to the Pacific Ocean. The real estate and tourism in Panama were booming.

Vice President vows Savannah dredging will happen ‘come hell or high water’

Chaganomics

Deepening the waterway from 42 feet to 47 feet would allow bigger ships coming through the expanded Panama Canal to dock in Savannah and keep the port competitive with rivals. Here is a bit of news on the port of Savannah. Finally we''re talking about it.

All Employees Deserve Paid Sabbaticals

Inc Startups

My biggest light-bulb moment—the one that spurred the idea for my company—happened on Red Frog Beach in Panama. I've learned so much from my own wanderlust that I decided to pass it on to my employees: Everyone gets a free one-month trip every five years. Here's why.

No. 23 Florida women use 23-2 4th quarter to win 67-38

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) AP) — Brooke Copeland scored 13 points and No. 23 Florida outscored North Carolina A&T 23-2 in the fourth quarter to roll to a 67-38 win on Sunday, ending a two-game losing streak

How World-Class Mountain Guides Inspire Young Business Leaders

YoungUpstarts

Lyndsey Bunting, now director of financial planning and analysis at Birchbox, spent three years at an investment bank, then left to serve in the Peace Corps in the mountains of Panama. by Christopher I.

How to Really Jump-Start 'Made In America'

Inc Startups

With a $5 billion upgrade set to double the capacity of the Panama Canal by 2015, more container ships will soon be reaching U.S. Government initiatives to boost manufacturing ignore small business. Here''s a better solution.

Study: Female Founders Fear They're Less Capable Than Men

Inc Startups

The 2012 GEM report surveyed 198,000 people in 69 countries and in all but seven of the countries surveyed women represent a minority of the nation''s entrepreneurs, with the exceptions being Panama, Thailand, Ghana, Ecuador, Nigeria, Mexico and Uganda.

This Column Includes a Marriage Proposal

Inc Startups

When he was dating his future wife, Keyra Gonzalez, in 2006, he was expanding his business to Panama, but then he got caught up in real estate as the market began to crash in 2008. I looked for people to talk about love and entrepreneurship.

Leveraging your social networks for crowdfunding success [Guest post by RocketHub]

VC Cafe

What I find most exciting about a platform such as RocketHub is the variety of projects, from a one-man-band in New York to social entrepreneurs in Panama. Guest post by Alon Hillel Tuch. Crowdfunding is a new way to gather support for creative projects and entrepreneurial endeavors.

MobilePOS – a few questions

VentureWoods

We have over 60,000 points across India & some 2,500 points in Panama (Latin America) who use our technology and are part of the Paytronic Network. One of the primary reasons for this post on mobilePOS – is that we as a company are being inundated with requests from various mobilePOS start-ups from India, Europe and US, who seem to be replicating/inspired by the Square Inc. model and want to leverage , ‘Our network of merchants’.

Why Start-ups Are Like Fruit Flies

Inc Startups

Mankind's most innovative , large-scale achievements: building the Pyramids of Egypt and the Panama Canal—even putting a man on the moon—were each accomplished with roughly the same number of people: 100,000.

Do You Trust Your Neighbor?

Inc Startups

For instance, she went to Panama and helped friends build a house in exchange for a free place to stay. In the wake of Airbnb's home-vandal scandal, start-ups in the collaborative consumption space are rebuilding peer-to-peer buying's reputation. Here's how.

Luxury Outhouse for Dogs: PetLawn

Inc Startups

Canada, Panama, Venezuela and Columbia. Two Chapman University sophomores are working to improve dog and owner relationships everywhere--with a simple patch of fake grass. Dylan Balsz and Tilden Smith had a simple vision: take a product, make it better and sell it for cheaper.

Invest in Israel Newsletter January 2012

VC Cafe

based in Lima, Peru, owns power stations producing 3,000 megawatts in seven countries: Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Panama, El Salvador, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic.

How to Be an Absentee CEO

Inc Startups

From there, she traveled to Panama for a brief time, before heading back to the States. I Wonder How Things Are Going.

In Remembrance: Entrepreneurs We Lost in 2013

Inc Startups

Other locations are scheduled to open soon in Panama City, Panama, and Los Angeles. remembers the entrepreneurs we lost in 2013. Over this year, the startup community lost several visionaries who each had a profound impact on their respective industries.

MobilePOS – a few questions

VentureWoods

We have over 60,000 points across India & some 2,500 points in Panama (Latin America) who use our technology and are part of the Paytronic Network. One of the primary reasons for this post on mobilePOS – is that we as a company are being inundated with requests from various mobilePOS start-ups from India, Europe and US, who seem to be replicating/inspired by the Square Inc. model and want to leverage , ‘Our network of merchants’.

Balloon Wars

Steve Blank

These balloons were secretly launched from Brazil and the Panama Canal Zone, and from air force bases in the U.S. In the 1950’s the U.S. Military and the CIA enlisted balloons (some as tall as a 40-story building) as weapons systems targeting the Soviet Union. Throughout the decade they launched a series of Top Secret/ codeword balloon projects and thousands of balloons, to gather intelligence about the Soviet Union.

The MSFT/YHOO/IACI Paid Search Consortium

Steve Poland

Either take MSN AdCenter or Yahoo’s Panama and make that the lead horse, then make it the better horse against Google.

Ten Things That Helped Lingo24 Go Global

ArcticStartup

The big change came when I decided to open physical office spaces, starting with Romania in early 2005, Panama in early 2008 and Edinburgh later the same year. Editorial note: This is a guest post by Christian Arno, the founder and managing director of Lingo24.

Why GOOGopoly Cannot Buy Yahoo!, Even if They Try to Annoy Microsoft Anyway

Florida Venture Blog

Board’s confidence in the “potential upside” if management successfully executed on a reformulated strategy based on certain operational initiatives, such as Project Panama, and a significant organizational realignment. Microsoft announced today a bid to buy Yahoo! for $44.6 billion. First, let me say "wow, that's a big number and this deal, if completed, will have big consequences."

12 Questions: Meet Pamela Harvey (USA)

crowdSPRING Blog

We lived in Mexico, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Panama, and Colombia. In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community. For these interviews, we pick people who add value to our community – in the blog, in the forums, in the projects.

Scaling to a Billion and Beyond | Zack Urlocker, Duo Security | BoS USA 2016

Business of Software Blog

We can have content around PCI compliance and there’s a thing that happened earlier this year, the Panama papers, anyone familiar with that? Zack Urlocker, COO, Duo Security. Zack Urlocker is an executive, advisor and board member with over twenty years of experience in the software industry. He has helped scale revenues in startups from under $6 million to over $100 million and has had multiple billion dollar exits.

Obamacare Lawsuit Hits a Speed Bump

Inc Startups

Brown, who owned and operated Brown & Dockery, a two-employee auto-repair shop in Panama City, Fla., The lead plaintiff in the Supreme Court case against Obama's health care act filed for bankruptcy. That raises some thorny legal questions about the future of the case.