[ADV] Neil Billock On Rebuilding Puerto Rico: A Viable Market For SMBs To Penetrate


Puerto Rico is a US colony but the lack of competition makes it a viable country for mainland-based entrepreneurs to penetrate. The World Bank has once placed Puerto Rico as one of the most competitive markets in Latin America with high economic growth. Others Puerto Ric

3 Ways To Build Philanthropy Into Your Culture


When Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico in September 2017, it devastated the island. What made our efforts in Puerto Rico so transformative wasn’t the money or effort we put in, but the fact that we could travel there with a team of people from all over our organization.

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4 Ways To Find Tranquility In Stressful Times


by Jane Bernard, author of “ Lucid Living: in The Virtual Age “ Americans have experienced tense times lately as Mother Nature unleashed her fury with a series of hurricanes that pummeled Florida, Texas, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.

Doki Doki Announces Donation of $15,000 For the Stand with Austin Fund and the National Federation…

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They are headquartered in Baltimore, but the NFB consists of affiliates, chapters, and divisions in all fifty states, as well as the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.

[ADV] How Charter Spectrum Services Can Grow Your Startup


Charter Spectrum Phone service offers you the unlimited local calling in the US, Canada, Mexico, Guam, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, Dominican Republic, and the Northern Mariana Islands. Today is the era of entrepreneurship.

Insuring The Success Of Your Small Business


Disability Insurance – This type of insurance is mandatory only in the following states: California, Hawaii, New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico and Rhode Island. As a small business owner, you are very much aware of some of the expenses facing you in the first couple of years.

Turning the Unemployed Into Entrepreneurs


Department of Labor just announced that $35 million in funds were available to “develop, enhance and promote SEA programs in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. The dreaded pink slip - it’s still an all-too-common occurrence in America today.

Am I Properly Insured as a Business Owner?

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In addition, if your business operates in California, Hawaii, New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, or Rhode Island, you are required to carry disability insurance. Running your small business without the proper insurance is a little like skydiving without a parachute.

Applying Lean Startup Beyond Silicon Valley

Startup Lessons Learned

He leads Lean Startup workshops around the world, recently spending a lot of time in Singapore and Puerto Rico. has largely been in Puerto Rico and Singapore, where I''ve noticed some real differences from Silicon Valley—some that are challenges, some advantageous. Puerto Rico and Singapore were both colonized, and I sense their histories of ceding power to some force outside and greater than themselves (foreign governments, large corporations, etc.)

Clusters, Class, Culture and Unfair Advantages

Steve Blank

We were so clueless about where San Jose was that at first the company admin got me tickets to San Jose Puerto Rico.). I just finished reading J.D.

Clusters, Class, Culture and Unfair Advantages

Steve Blank

We were so clueless about where San Jose was that at first the company admin got me tickets to San Jose Puerto Rico.). I just finished reading J.D.

Innovation, Change and the Rest of Your Life

Steve Blank

I lived through the time when working in my first job in Ann Arbor Michigan we had to get out a map to find out that San Jose was not only in Puerto Rico but there was a city with that same name in California. I gave the Alumni Day talk at U.C. Santa Cruz and had a few things to say about innovation. —-. Even though I live just up the coast, I’ve never had the opportunity to start a talk by saying “Go Banana Slugs.”. I’m honored for the opportunity to speak here today.

The Complete Guide to SBA Loans

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territory including the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. What is an SBA Loan? The U.S. Small Business Administration was created in 1953 to help Americans start, build and grow their businesses.

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What I Noticed On Social Media During the 2017 Hurricane Season

Austin Startup

Irma and Maria together practically wiped out the entire island of Puerto Rico. As a North Carolina native, I remember sitting through numerous storms with my great-grandma at her home in Duplin County.

Make Election Day a Holiday: It’s the American Thing to Do

Reid Hoffman

Puerto Rico, for example, boasts voter participation rates that have hovered around 80 percent for decades. Photo by Stephanie McCabe on Unsplash. In one important measure of democracy, America is unfortunately not first. Or even 20th.

Major Victory for Jewish Religious Pluralism in Israel: Reform and Conservative Conversions Will Finally Be Recognized by The State of Israel

Pascal's View

I am the product of an inter-faith marriage, and my mother completed a Reform conversion in Canada over 50 years ago; I grew up in a Conservative congregation in Puerto Rico; and I have been a leader in the Jewish Reform community in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 17 years. Congratulations to the Israel Religious Action Center for their tireless efforts!    This is a big deal!

Ten years on

Fred Destin

But his mother, Gricel Zayas-Moyer held a photo of her son as family members from as far away as Puerto Rico gathered around the memorial to remember Manny Sunday, Sept. Today's a meaningful day.

The Trump Communication Lesson: Delivery Is Everything


Just weeks earlier, I cringed as I watched reports of President Trump’s tweets during the midst of the Puerto Rico humanitarian crisis. by Dana Brownlee, President of Professionalism Matters, Inc.

The search war is over, Google has won, and I couldn't be happier


For example, in searching for a hotel in Puerto Rico , one of the top results is from tripadvisor , which delivers ratings, reviews, deals and related information to that search. skip to main | skip to sidebar. aweissman.com. Maximizing the serendipity around you. Apr 13, 2007. The search war is over, Google has won, and I couldnt be happier. Its being widely reported that Googles share of the U.S. search market has climbed yet again.

5 Critical Tips to Reduce Your Business Taxes This Year [WEBINAR]

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” Or, “Hey, the Church of Puerto Rico or wherever you want to go—is that a legitimate business expense?