What Turkish Airlines Did in Response to a Tweet From Jerome Jarre, Ben Stiller, and Casey Neistat To Help Raise $1.8M for Somalia

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What started as tweet, has social media doing social good

Are We Better Informed Than Ever Before?

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As a result I often feel I live in a bubble of sorts: on any given day I’m much better informed of Twitter’s stock price or the latest profiled AngelList company than I am on what’s happening in say Somalia.

Why It’s Time for Les Moonves to Go — You Can’t Charm Your Way out of Sexual Misconduct

Both Sides of the Table

The insider nature and reflective views on how empowering Warlords and turning away negotiations with enemies, for example, had worse ultimate consequences changed my perceptions on world events from Afghanistan to Pakistan to Somalia.

Business is War, Learn to Adapt

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Gleeson told a story about having to pay his way out of trouble when he and his team were captured by pirates in Somalia. 5000 CEOs and the Pat Tillman Foundation offer invaluable tips to veteran entrepreneurs at the Inc. 5000 conference, about starting and growing a business.

[INTERVIEW] Zakaria Hersi, Founder Of Orten.io


On one hand, he’s a tech innovator and entrepreneur whose creativity has earned him awards and accolades on two continents – Europe (Sweden, to be more exact) and Africa (eastern, and in countries like Nairobi, his native Somalia and Mauritius).

Vacation – To Tell or Not To Tell


But honestly, if someone is visiting Somalia it might impact some planning activities. In the past 3 or 4 days, I have received blog notices from Brad Feld , Fred Wilson and Steve Blank that they are on vacation. For Fred and Steve, I think the purpose was to let their readers know to expect fewer or no posts while they are enjoying a break (actually Fred’s is apparently a combination of work and vacation).

Bombs in Boston and Ideas that Bomb


probable Somalia’s Al Shabab, trying to blow up Kenyan runners to maximum. A very perceptive, connected, media savvy, friend just wrote some nonsense to me about the terrible events in Boston over the last few days. He wrote “ who would have thought that the blow-back from Chechnya would come to America in the form of an attack on the Boston Marathon?” ” Chechnya? I’d be extremely surprised. There’s a well studied.

Competitors Who Bully -- and How to Fight Them

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Someone is going to make the rules (an oligarch in Russia, a pirate in Somalia, the U.S. Bigger, wealthier rivals can and will stack the deck against you. And they will involve lawyers. How will you respond? I recently re-read Wharton professor G.

5 "Military Secrets" Behind Steve Blank's Entrepreneurial Success

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Responsibility In his book, Making the Corps, Tom Ricks described putting his life in the hands of a 22-year-old Marine on a patrol in Somalia. Why the famed entrepreneur and author credits the military for advantages his civilian counterparts just didn''t have.

How to Stay Inspired at Work

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Sure, people working for big corporations sometimes phone it in. But when running your own company, inspiration is crucial. Here's how we spark it daily. Lately Julie and I have been thinking about inspiration.

Broken Hearts and Broken Minds


I heard America has the worse statistics (behind Somalia) on gun related murders per capita in the world. I try not to get too political on my blog, but sometimes an event happens like the killing of 20 six and seven year old kids by a mentally unstable individual, who had access to a semi-automatic gun, that compels me to write something. The stories about their bodies riddled with multiple bullets, make me shudder. I can’t imagine the horror and pain those parents must feel.

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Visiting the Balkan Ghosts

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Look at Somalia: Most of the public supported the U.S. Graves in Sarajevo, with everyone’s death year around 1995.

5 startup investments in 5 industries: How can Practica Capital handle this?


It is a multiplayer king of the hill arcade in which you can fly a wide range of aircrafts: from iconic helicopters from you favorite movies to lesser-known models on various battlefields – Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, Iran, Balkans, Somalia, Afghanistan, all in different timelines and scenarios.

The Returnees: Why U.S. Entrepreneurs are Going Back to Korea

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South Korea has no mineral resources to speak of, and it ranks 117th in the world in terms of arable land per capita, behind Saudi Arabia and Somalia. California Style The offices of Devsisters, a graduate company of the Seoul Space incubator.'>