Chile’s pollution problems has led to green startups

The Next Web

This is especially true of its tech, an industry where Santiago’s innovations aren’t just making waves in South America, but are attracting some serious global attention. Business Contributors Entrepreneur Latin AmericaSantiago de Chile is an understatedly cool city.

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How to travel and build an online business

The Next Web

In the past 12 months, I’ve traveled to over 20+ countries in Europe, Asia, North, Central, and South America, and I did it while running a business online.

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[Singapore] Location Based Marketing Association Launches Local Chapter

YoungUpstarts

LBMA currently covers North America (Toronto, Montreal, New York, Atlanta and San Francisco), EMEA (Amsterdam and London), Asia Pacific (Singapore), as well as an upcoming chapter for South America (in Brazil).

Finding Flow

YoungUpstarts

South America, Europe, or India and then traveling across the globe to lead another retreat.

WineFamily – Connecting Wine People In Asia

YoungUpstarts

” Concha y Toro , South America’s largest winery group, is using the platform to sell direct to its Singapore-based customers.

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40% Of Best Performing Companies In Asia Are US- Or UK-Based Businesses: Telstra Global

YoungUpstarts

If you think that being an Asian company in Asia automatically conveys you home ground advantage, you may be in for a surprise, as the results of a recent study conducted by Telstra Global would show.

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Load Impact’s The State Of Web Readiness 2012

YoungUpstarts

” When comparing different regions, North American companies invest the most in load testing, followed by South America and Europe.

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The Most Important Thing I’ve Learned From Starting 3 eCommerce Companies

YoungUpstarts

A few years ago while traveling in South America, he encountered a number of homeless cats which prompted him to start Tuft and Paw. . by Jackson Cunningham, founder of Tuft and Paw. I’ve been in the ecommerce space for over 10 years.

How to Build an All-Star Remote Technology Team

The Startup Magazine

This kind of companies, for example, can augment the teams behind successful startups in the Bay area while operating in Asia, Eastern Europe or South America. Many Western Europe and North American companies engage teams in Eastern Europe, Asia, and South America.

This Friday at NYU-Annual Stern Private Equity Conference

David Teten

The Stern Private Equity Club will host its 8 th Annual Stern Private Equity Conference on Friday, March 1 st , 2013. Keynote Speakers are Andrea Bonomi (Chairman of Investindustrial), Mark Dzialga (Managing Director and Chairman of the Investment Committee at General Atlantic) & me.

International Tourism Grew 4% In 2012: UNWTO

YoungUpstarts

By region, Asia and the Pacific (+7-percent) was the best performer in 2012, while by sub-region South-East Asia, North Africa (both at +9-percent) and Central and Eastern Europe (+8-percent) topped the ranking. People are traveling more.

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What You Can Do To Make Customer Care Your Most Effective Marketing Strategy

YoungUpstarts

After graduating from Portland State University with a double major in Marketing and Advertising, he spent some time learning Spanish and experiencing all that South America has to offer. by Andrew Tillery, Marketing Director for MAP Communications.

Where To Find The Most Angels To Fund Your Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

The reach is very broad, however, with 30 branches worldwide covering over 80 countries in Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Asia and Australasia, and over 500,000 members worldwide, perhaps the largest Angel investment community in the world.

[Review] The Lean Startup

YoungUpstarts

Lee Shen Han has just returned from a half-year travel sabbatical around Europe and South America. by Lee Shen Han. In an earlier post , I briefly touched upon the over indulgence of the importance of the ‘idea’ in a startup.

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4 Best Websites To Apply For Accelerators And Incubators

YoungUpstarts

Europe, Asia and South America. by Melvin Wong , founder of Kodorra. Building up a company from the ground up isn’t by any stretch of the imagination an easy task.

Why All Business Founders Should Learn Basic Programming

YoungUpstarts

Lee Shen Han has just returned from a half-year travel sabbatical around Europe and South America. by Lee Shen Han. If I had a dollar for every time I heard someone mention that he/she’s got a fantastic idea for an Internet startup, I’d probably have about eight bucks. (I

How To Win Tenders As An Entrepreneur

YoungUpstarts

He has worked internationally, bidding and implementing projects across Europe, South America and Asia. by Mark Protheroe, founder of The Bid Team. As an entrepreneur you have the business idea, developed the solution and have found a core group of good clients.

Grow VC Relaunches For Bigger Growth

YoungUpstarts

Grow VC recently successfully closed its first round of external investments in the company, and is looking to continue building their global operations in North America, Europe, China and India, as well as newer markets like South America and Africa.

Find an Angel Investor, Without Going Through Hell

Startup Professionals Musings

The reach is very broad, however, with 30 branches worldwide covering over 80 countries in Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Asia and Australasia, and over 120,000 members worldwide.

What To Know About Accepting International Payments

YoungUpstarts

This is also charged by Canada, China, India, Africa and the majority of South America. 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.

Mobile Payment Platform Swiff Launches in Singapore; Targets Other Markets

YoungUpstarts

This payment solution was beta-tested by merchants such as Russian-themed restaurant and caviar bar Buyan in Singapore since June last year, and is now launched worldwide, with the company targeting Southeast Asia, South Africa and South America as key target markets.

Finding Global Markets for App

The Entrepreneurial Mind

Aloompa is quickly adding new festivals as customers in Asia, Europe and South America. “As For example, as we expanded we found it necessary to start our deals in the South American market a full month prior due to slower timelines. ENTREPRENEURIAL PROFILE : Aloompa.

“Visibility” — A Powerful Lesson on DACA and The American Dream from @LeonKrauze

Both Sides of the Table

As a Jewish person I know something about this scapegoating because it is the history of my people for 2,000+ years including the Pogroms in Eastern Europe that cause my family to escape using fake passports and wind up in South America (Colombia) in search of a better life.

Entrepreneur Runs Coding Academy To Help Students Gain Real-world Software Development Skills

Hearpreneur

Prior to 4Geeks Academy, Ricigliano was the CEO for Vikua, a Smart City Startup that was named as one of the 30 most promising tech Companies in Latin America by Forbes. Our team, all the way from the US to South America, works together sharing the same values, vision, and approach.

Creating the Next Silicon Valley – The Chilean Experiment

Steve Blank

Chile has decided that it wants to be an innovation hub in South America. South American web commerce hub? Why will people from South America stream to Chile, besides its magnificent geography?

My Commencement Speech?—?Life at Your Crossroads

Both Sides of the Table

His father, my grandfather, ended up in South America after fleeing Jewish oppression in Romania. They called the partner in America responsible for the project, Grieg Coppe, put him on the phone and he said, “what the hell are you doing there?” My Commencement Speech?—?Life

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Start Here if You are Looking for Angel Investors

Startup Professionals Musings

The reach is very broad, however, with 30 branches worldwide covering over 80 countries in Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Asia and Australasia, and over 200,000 members worldwide.

Four Qualities Every Angel Investor Looks For When Backing A Startup

YoungUpstarts

Luigi Wewege is the President and CEO of Vivier Group a multinational financial group of companies, providing its services worldwide through representation in jurisdictions across Africa, Asia, Oceania, Europe and South America.

We Needed a Bigger Room – The Lean Educators Summit

Steve Blank

International: Success and Challenges of Lean Innovation and Customer Discovery in Europe and Asia [and South America? It’s a bit bittersweet. We used to be able to fit all the Lean Educators in my living room and have space left over. No longer.

The Truth About the Scooter Economy?—?An Insider’s Perspective

Both Sides of the Table

They are no longer remarkable in Santa Monica or Venice or in many cities in America, Europe or South America. The Truth About the Scooter Economy?—?An

Why I Doubled Down on YouTube Investments with MiTú

Both Sides of the Table

And of course many of you know this is near and dear to me because my own father is from Medellín, Colombia so I grew up in a household with the music, food, culture and language of South America. They also work with Huevoscartoon, one of the most popular animated content franchises in Latin America and with Chef Alfredo Oropeza a Mexican celebrity chef.

Entrepreneur Making Huge Strides in the Digital Age

Hearpreneur

I had the ambition to work at a traditional advertising agency, but a couple of things worked out when I secured an Agency role as an SEO Manager at the largest SEO Agency in North America managing XXXK in annual billings.

Why I’m Standing Today with My African American Friends, Family & Colleagues

Both Sides of the Table

We know about the “stand your ground” laws that led to the killing of unarmed, 17-year-old African America, Treyvon Martin. My father is from South America and my family is Jewish. “It stops today.”

[Interview] Benjamin Yee of EMERGE App

YoungUpstarts

Aggressive expansion plans will no doubt see Ben explore off-the-beaten-track towns in Europe and South America in the near future. This place receives so few tourists yet it’s full of hidden gems that are far from the usual well-trodden South Bali to Ubud route.

SXSW Pitch Finalist: Cove.tool

Austin Startup

for startups that isn’t San Francisco or New York), Cove.tool has buildings in Canada, South America, Europe, Africa and Australia, as well as across America.

Serial Entrepreneur: The founder of Limitless Academy opted to manage a 100% remote team

Transformify

Our guest today is Andrew Alexander who manages a remote team of employees on 3 continents (United States, South America, Europe). But I lived in the South, Arizona, Colorado, and the Pacific Northwest.

Sensitive Payments in the International Arena

Startup Professionals Musings

For our subsidiary, in one of the key countries of South America, these internal regulations dramatically complicated the task of obtaining various permissions from local authorities.

Globalisation vs Nationalism – COVID-19 series

Start Up Blog

Even tomatoes weren’t used in Italian food during the Roman Empire – they arrived much later from South America! Last week I was invited by TED to lead their live Circles event discussion. The topic was Nationalism versus Globalisation.

Who Ever Thought? The Lean Educators Summit

Steve Blank

International: Success and Challenges of Lean Innovation and Customer Discovery in Europe and Asia [and South America? It’s been almost a decade since we first started teaching the Lean Methodology.

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Pound Around the World – My Thoughts from Random Hacks of Kindness

VC Cafe

For example, you can save 7 trees in the rain forest in south america for £1, and in India you can get all you can eat curry…(see the presentation on the link below – 300 views in about 1 hour from posting!).

Flocks of Angels, and All You Need is One

Startup Professionals Musings

The reach is very broad, however, with 30 branches worldwide covering over 50 countries in Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Asia and Australasia, and over 60,000 members worldwide.

Reflections of America this July 4th

Both Sides of the Table

July 4th is a special date in America. America is a place that has always welcomed the best from around the world. I invested in a company whose goal is to bring low-cost computing to inner-city schools in America. But in America nobody ever asked me where my dad came from.

DesignCrowd takes on 99Designs in the US, seeking to grow its crowdsourced design business tenfold

The Next Web

The extra capital will go to helping it suss out even more potential markets in Europe, South America and Asia — Lynch says the company is planning to launch DesignCrowd in at least two new languages in the next six months.