Spain's Coach Was Fired a Day Before the World Cup. It's a Shocking Lesson in Basic Professionalism

Inc Startups

In a stunning move, coach Julen Lopetegui was fired by Spain's soccer federation. A lesson on managing up lies within.

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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.

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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.

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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?

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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

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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.

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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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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

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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On Vacation

Steve Blank

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

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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?

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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.

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Vamos a la Playa? We’re Going to Spain, Join us For Arctic Startups in the Sun

ArcticStartup

In February, when it’s cold and dark here in Northern Europe, when the international investors don’t want to come here to meet the startup companies, we’re going to put 50 companies on a plane and fly them off to Spain! When you mention February-Spain-Startups-Sun (and some parties too!),

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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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Thoughts on Spanish Startups from La Red Innova 2011

VC Cafe

I won’t get into the details of the presentation on mobile search and its impact on ecommerce, but rather, I want to share my quick insights on the atmosphere in Spain, based on my own observations and the conversations I had with both speakers and conference attendees.

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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!

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Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Lingua Franca Traducciones

crowdSPRING Blog

Lingua Franca Traducciones is a translating service that is based in southern Spain. We are in Spain and our service is provided in any place in Spain, and even in the world.

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

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These $250 Boots Will Always Look New (Supposedly)

Inc Startups

Taft boots, manufactured in Spain, promise to look fresh-out-of-the-box, even after years of use.

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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.

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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.

When Times Get Tough

The Entrepreneurial Mind

One of my students sent along an telling tale from Spain. It seems that when times get tough enough, 26% unemployment in the case of Spain, people become incredibly resourceful.

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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

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The Truth About Traveling Non-Stop

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

I’m writing you today from Castellon, a town one hour drive from Valencia in Spain. This is my first time in Spain. I’m here visiting my father, my 9-year-old little half-brother, and his mother, who is Spanish. A couple of weeks ago I was in London. Before that, I was.

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In Detail: Deceleration In Europe?

Chaganomics

On one end, Spain is inching to normalcy, or what can be called normalcy. JEAN PISANI-FERRY Spain is also in the decent. Europe's major economies are slowing down. In Germany the economy is loosing steam and this is apparent in Q1 numbers.

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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The Truth About Traveling Non-Stop

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

I’m writing you today from Castellon, a town one hour drive from Valencia in Spain. This is my first time in Spain. I’m here visiting my father, my 9-year-old little half-brother, and his mother, who is Spanish. A couple of weeks ago I was in London. Before that, I was. The post The Truth About Traveling Non-Stop appeared first on Entrepreneurs-Journey.com. Laptop Lifestyle digital nomad entrepreneur lifestyle entrepreneur travel

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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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Department of Cultural Differences, Book Cover Edition

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

Spain. The Start-Up of You is available in over 15 countries. More forthcoming! Fun to see the current gallery of foreign covers. Cultural differences abound. Italy. Japan. Portugal. Germany. Holland. France. Russia. Brazil. Korea. Start-Up of You

More New Florence

deal architect

Technology at the dentist Visualization of Flickr Geotags Spain’s wind energy leadership. on the innovation blog What color is your Taffy? Innovative Business Uses of Technology

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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.

Of Lions and Beasts

entrepreMusings

Lion Statue in Barcelona, Spain. Barcelona, Spain; Austin, Texas. ’ Tags: poetry dallas lions and beasts madrid poetry in barcelona spain Of Lions and Beasts. The lions stand defiantly, Overlooking the aging sea.

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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.,

Even more global innovation

deal architect

Google''s Project Loon Finland''s next blockbuster Spain: Mobile Banking Innovation Santander: A city of sensors. 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.

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.

Mattress company Emma is fastest-growing startup in Europe

The Next Web

For the fifth year in a row Adyen and TNW teamed up to find the fastest growing companies in Europe’s six hottest startup ecosystems: the United Kingdom, The Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain, and Sweden.

Portuguese Food, Culture, and Technology

entrepreMusings

Now, I’m off to Spain… Tags: entrepreneurship food travel iPhone port wine porto portuguese food salted cod skype spain vinho verde wi-fi I’m still in Portugal and luck has shined on me.

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.

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.,

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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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