Growth Story: What CornerJob did to become Spain’s fastest growing tech startup

The Next Web

CornerJob just landed the title of Spain’s fastest growing start-up in our Tech5 competition. Growth Story is a new 4-question format we’re doing about the moment startups found a defining metric that they could influence to really grow their company.

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GoMore Launches in Spain

ArcticStartup

This will double their user-base to over half a million, as well as granting GoMore a brand new market in Spain, which the company’s director, Matias Dalsgaard , recognizes as the first of many steps in a major international expansion.

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Spain Has a Tenured Faculty Problem

Brad Hargreaves

In Spain, permanent workers are almost impossible to fire or downsize, just like tenured faculty in the US higher education system. —– Uncategorized economics education pigs spain By this point we all know things are bad in PIGS. But how bad, and why?

International Early-Stage Startup Program In Spain

ArcticStartup

It offers teams of up to three to go to Spain for three months this autumn and develop their ideas into pilots or prototypes ready to enter international markets. Would you like to work on your start-up idea but feel like you need to break out from familiar routine?

Murcia, Spain Offers A Good Deal To Tech Companies Looking For Expansion

ArcticStartup

In late February a group of Finnish entrepreneurs gathered from their flights to the Alicate airport in south-eastern Spain. Despite it being the 6th largest city in Spain with a population a little less than the size of Helsinki''s, a before the trip I couldn''t put it on a map.

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Workaway Camp heads to sunny Spain

ArcticStartup

The Workaway Camp will be a remote cabin in Spain surrounded by a lot of natural beauty. So if you would like a week working holiday in sunny Spain between 5-12th September then head on over to the Workaway Camp website where you can sign up to be notified when booking opens.

In Retrospect: Catalan and Spanish authorities in collision course ahead of banned 1 October independence referendum

Chaganomics

Spain: Catalan and Spanish authorities in collision course ahead of banned 1 October independence referendum September 26, 2017 Tensions in Catalonia have reached a fever pitch in recent weeks as regional authorities forge ahead in their attempt to hold an independence referendum on 1 October.

U.S. Supreme Court clears the way for extradition of ex-Salvadoran official wanted by Spain in killings of 6 priests

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Supreme Court clears the way for extradition of ex-Salvadoran official wanted by Spain in killings of 6 priests WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S.

My reign in Spain

How to Change the World

These are pictures from my reign in Spain. I spoke in Madrid at the FICOD conference in mid November. I’m feeling pretty Spanish these days because I’ve been to Barcelona , Malaga, and Madrid for speeches. Terminal 4 of the Madrid airport wins the prize for coolest ceiling.

Tension Escalates As The Spanish Senate and Catalan Parliament Vote To Determine Their Next Moves Today

Chaganomics

The move almost guarantees that the Spansh Senate decides on 27 October to approve measures that will allow Spain to take complete control over the semi-autonomous region's government, as Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's conservative party hold a majority. Catalonia Europe 2017 Spain

iZettle Launches in Spain. That's Seven Major European Markets For iZettle.

ArcticStartup

Hope that Google Translate did it's job and it really does mean that iZettle is coming to Spain. With Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, UK, Germany and now Spain, it means that the Swedish start-up is well on its way to conquer Europe. iZettle llega a España!

Voddler Expands To Spain, Also Grabs European-Wide Partnership With Nokia

ArcticStartup

million registered users in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland, and is now making Spain its fifth market. On this, Markus Bäcklund, Spotify's CEO says, "Spain was an obvious choice for us as our first market outside of our home market of Scandinavia.

Spain’s Ticketbis Raises Additional Round To Fuel International Growth

YoungUpstarts

Ticketbis, a Spain-based online platform where users can easily and securely buy and sell tickets for every kind of event, such as concerts, festivals, theater plays, art performances or soccer games – earlier last month closed a round of funding worth US$6.6

12 Questions: Meet Xavier (Spain)

crowdSPRING Blog

Xavier lives and works in Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia and North Coast are the major creative and design centers in Spain. And for fantastic previous graphic designers work in Spain, I highly recommend visiting this page www.graphicspioneers.com.

Hailo and MyTaxi

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Hailo is huge in the UK and Ireland and has a strong position in Spain. MyTaxi operates in Germany, Australia, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Spain, and Sweden. The news broke this morning that our portfolio company Hailo is combining forces with MyTaxi. The combined company, which will operate under the MyTaxi brand, will be the dominant taxi hailing app in Western Europe. So this combination is a great strategic fit and the new company will benefit from a lot of synergies.

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Looking for Investments, Piloting or Market Access in Spain? Go With Us to Murcia.

ArcticStartup

ArcticStartup is bringing a group of Nordic and Baltic startups to Murcia, Spain on March 25th-27th for a couple of days of hard-core business event trip. In Spain alone there are almost 50M people which is a lot more than all Nordic and Baltic countries combined.

ERP Excitement

deal architect

Invited to be part of UNIT4/FinancialForce’s sales kickoff in Madrid, Spain and that of Plex Systems in Troy, MI, I saw wildly enthusiastic. In the last couple of weeks, in very different settings I have seen the future of ERP. Cloud Computing, SaaS Enterprise Software (IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP

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Amazon's 'Prime Day' Promises 'More Deals Than Black Friday'

Inc Startups

Spain, Japan, Italy, Germany, France, Canada and Austria The e-commerce retailer plans to offer thousands of deals on July 15 in the nine countries that have the Prime loyalty program, including the U.S.,

12 Questions: Meet Rod MacGregor (Spain)

crowdSPRING Blog

Rod lives and works in Valencia, Spain. I live in a small mountain village near the Mediterranean Sea, in the community of Valencia in Spain. We moved to Spain seven and a half years ago for a culture change and have enjoyed every moment of it.

The rain in Spain…

Jason Ball

It’s that time of year again and I’m off for a few days of r&r in the sunny iberian peninsula. Blogging will resume the first week of September. Other

The rain in Spain.

Jason Ball's TechBytes

It's that time of year again and I'm off for a few days of r&r in the sunny iberian peninsula. Blogging will resume the first week of September.

Barcelona isn’t the new Silicon Valley – and that’s a good thing

The Next Web

In post-crisis Spain things are beginning to pick up. The country is the 4th destination for international tech talent and Barcelona, the second largest city after Madrid, is ranked at number 5 of 60 European startup hubs in Europe by the Mobile World Congress (MWC).

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Who are the 30 fastest growing companies in Europe?

The Next Web

For the fourth year in a row, TNW and Adyen joined forces to organize the Tech5 competition in which we scour The Netherlands, the UK, Spain, France, Germany and Sweden for the fastest revenue-growing companies. This is a question we ask ourselves.

A Massive Cyberattack Crippled Hospitals in London

Inc Startups

A similar ransomware attack was carried out against corporate employees in Spain, according to authorities. Security

Techstars Cloud Selects 11 Companies to Participate in “Cloud 2016”

SiliconHills

startups from Spain, Taiwan and Ireland are […] The post Techstars Cloud Selects 11 Companies to Participate in “Cloud 2016” appeared first on SiliconHills. Techstars Cloud in San Antonio announced its latest class of 11 companies participating in its second program this year. “We We have a group of amazing founders from all over the world,” Blake Yeager, managing director of Techstars Cloud wrote in a blog post. In addition to the U.S.,

More innovation on the global beaten path

deal architect

Ice Lab Spain’s High Speed AVE Trains Electronics on the Silk Road Global Landscape of. We hear so much about Silicon Valley and Bangalore and Shanghai that it is refreshing to hear about innovations in other parts of the world.

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How Blacklane went from one city to over 250 around the world

The Next Web

In the lead-up to Tech5 2017 – the annual competition organized by TNW and Adyen which celebrates Europe’s fastest-growing tech companies in The Netherlands, UK, Germany, Spain, France and Sweden– we’re launching a series of remarkable stories of businesses that experienced extreme growth.

Barcelona Businesses Respond to Attacks: 'We Are Not Frightened by the Future'

Inc Startups

Terrorist attacks in Spain have left at least 14 dead. Here's how companies there and in the U.S.responded. 5000 Europe

Startups from Around the World at SXSW

SiliconHills

By SUSAN LAHEY Reporter with Silicon Hills News There were startups from Guatemala and Germany, Malaga, Spain, France, Australia, Russia, Denmark, Sweden and more at the invitation-only SXSW Global Startup Forum at City Hall. In addition to local dignitaries like Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell and SXSW Interactive Director Hugh Forrest, was a panel of venture […] The post Startups from Around the World at SXSW appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

More innovation off the beaten path

deal architect

Innovations from various parts of the world we don’t usually expect innovation from Big Bertha – Seattle Aviation Powerhouse – Dubai Tweet Experience Hotel – Spain Starchase – various US police departments Breaking the mold – UK, Denmark, Thailand earlier.

Spot On Sciences Makes Taking Blood Samples Easy

SiliconHills

It has proven invaluable in research being done in Spain that shows taking blood pressure medication at night […] The post Spot On Sciences Makes Taking Blood Samples Easy appeared first on SiliconHills. By SUSAN LAHEY Reporter with Silicon Hills News The most remarkable thing to Dr. Jeanette Hill about the evolution of her company, Spot on Sciences, is the myriad ways her blood collection device, HemaSpot, is being used.

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How Typeform became the world’s most popular online form creator

The Next Web

In the lead-up to Tech5 2017 – the annual competition organized by TNW and Adyen which celebrates Europe’s fastest-growing tech companies in the Netherlands, UK, Germany, Spain, France and Sweden – we’re launching a series of remarkable stories of businesses that experienced extreme growth.

UK second only to US amongst large countries for ‘Digital Evolution’

The Equity Kicker

It’s easier for smaller countries to substantially re-orient themselves, as Singapore in particular has done, so the real point of comparison here are the other large developed countries: the USA, Germany, France, Italy, Spain and Japan.

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[Infographic] How The Digital World Fuels The Physical Economy

YoungUpstarts

of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 13 countries; that’s more than the total GDP for Canada and Spain. How important is the Internet to the world’s economy? Plenty, as you can imagine. Consider this: the Internet accounts for 3.4%

Vivino Raises $25M On A Round Led By Moet Hennessey’s CEO

ArcticStartup

According to Venturebeat, Vivino use the funds for expanding its marketing efforts in the world’s top wine consumption regions, including United States, Italy, France, Spain, Belgium and Germany. The Danish wine discovery company Vivino closes $25M Series B round, says Venturebeat.

How Typeform became the world’s most popular online form creator

The Next Web

In the lead-up to Tech5 2017 – the annual competition organized by TNW and Adyen which celebrates Europe’s fastest-growing tech companies in the Netherlands, UK, Germany, Spain, France and Sweden – we’re launching a series of remarkable stories of businesses that experienced extreme growth.

Startup Map & Trends Analysis – November 2012

Gust

This trend is mostly led by a decrease in product ready internet web service companies in the US, Canada, Spain and the United Kingdom, and with an increase in concept stage companies in Spain, India, Brazil and the United States. For November 2012 we are noticing an interesting trend of product ready companies declining, while concept stage companies are rising.

The Power of Company Retreats: Thoughts after the 8th Buffer Retreat

joel.is

We’re now a 75 person team , and we just wrapped up our 8th company retreat in Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Spain (February 2017, 73 people, 100+ with partners & family). By now we have a fairly long history of doing retreats at Buffer.

Startup Mistake #1: the anonymous startup.

47 Hats

If I check out her Twitter feed, it looks like Joan is an excellent and professional developer, living in Spain. If you expect people to sign up and perhaps pay for your startup, you have no chance in hell if you don’t explain in credible detail who you are.

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On Vacation

Steve Blank

Exploring Spain. Back soon. Filed under: Family/Career. Family/Career