Happy Birthday United States of America

Feld Thoughts

I’m glad I get to live in the United States of America. The post Happy Birthday United States of America appeared first on Feld Thoughts. I started reading the Declaration of Independence every year on America’s birthday a while ago and just read it again.

10 Best Cities in the United States for Startups and Entrepreneurs

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Many small-business owners, who often pay taxes at the individual level, appreciate the fact the state has no personal income tax. The state also has a corporate tax rate of zero. Silicon Valley has dominated the U.S. startup ecosystem for many decades.

United States Disposable Personal Income 1959-2016

Chaganomics

This is on disposable - not discretionary. Disposable income is the amount of net income a household or individual has available to invest, save, or spend after income taxes. source: tradingeconomics.com More info on the topic without charts. US Disposable Personal Income US Personal Income US Personal Income Historical Data

10 Best Cities in the United States for Startups and Entrepreneurs

crowdSPRING Blog

Many small-business owners, who often pay taxes at the individual level, appreciate the fact the state has no personal income tax. The state also has a corporate tax rate of zero. Silicon Valley has dominated the U.S. startup ecosystem for many decades.

[Infographic] Education By Country (United States, China, Russia, France, Germany and Japan)

YoungUpstarts

Others China education education system France Germany government expenditure Japan Russia students United States

Bootstrapping with Brad Feld

Ask The VC

Board of Directors Debt Equity VC Bloggers Venture Capital Boulder Colorado Brad Brad Feld Foundry Group Startup Weekend techstars United StatesTom and Tony of tastytrade talk with Brad about Foundry Group, Techstars and Bootstrapping… Related articles.

Irma claims dozens of lives across Caribbean, United States

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

The scope and scale of misery caused by Irma continues to grow, including its human toll. Irma, at one point the most powerful hurricane ever recorded in the open Atlantic, has claimed the lives of dozens of people across the

Thousands of American companies could suffer from Trump’s vague FOSTA

The Next Web

Business Contributors Entrepreneur Politics United StatesOn April 11, President Trump signed FOSTA (Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act) into law, a controversial move that aims to combat sex trafficking crimes through the anonymity of the internet.

6 signs you’re ready to take your startup to the US

The Next Web

If you’re running a startup outside of the United States, introducing your product or service to the US market can be a key opportunity to dramatically increase your customer base, get in front of investors, and even boost your credibility.

Bootstrapping with Brad Feld

Ask The VC

Board of Directors Debt Equity VC Bloggers Venture Capital Boulder Colorado Brad Brad Feld Foundry Group Startup Weekend techstars United StatesTom and Tony of tastytrade talk with Brad about Foundry Group, Techstars and Bootstrapping… Related articles.

How to Raise Venture Capital If You're Outside the United States

Inc Startups

It's a struggle for many founders

Should Twitter and Facebook Ban the President of the United States?

Inc Startups

If the President continues to tweet while in office, the two social media giants will have a major decision to make

United States, 11 Pacific Rim Countries Reach Trade Deal

Inc Startups

The United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries have agreed to an ambitious trade pact that cuts trade barriers, sets labor and environmental standards and protects multinational corporations' intellectual property

10 coworking spaces in New York City that make regular offices feel like medieval torture

The Next Web

Business Contributors Entrepreneur insights United StatesGone are the days of working in a traditional office setting, where cubicles separate colleagues and the only social interactions occur around the water cooler.

Charitable Giving in the United States Is Broken Because of This Tax Incentive

Inc Startups

Donor-advised funds are making it harder for nonprofits to get the financial assistance they need

Quick, Name the City That Ranks as the Absolute Worst for Driving in the Entire United States

Inc Startups

You might guess that this city--which has two main highways angled to the same small area--is congested. Yet, it also has many other issues, including high gas prices and maintenance costs. Secrets of the Inspired Traveler

Bootstrapping with Brad Feld

Ask The VC

Boulder Colorado Brad Brad Feld Foundry Group Startup Weekend techstars United States Tom and Tony of tastytrade talk with Brad about Foundry Group, Techstars and Bootstrapping… Related articles. Startup Life Interview With Sandy Grason. The Kentucky Thesis. How Is Your Q1 Going?

Economics In Asia In The Trump Era

YoungUpstarts

The nation is also a major exporter of washing machines, selling 21 million units abroad worth just under 19 billion yuan (US$2.9 A new deal, which would have to be signed and ratified by each country, would include major United States allies like Japan, Canada and Mexico.

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Top 10 States for Bankruptcy in the United States

Inc Startups

How does your state rate when it comes to the number of bankruptcies filed each year

Groupon Has Called Every Business In The United States

Thinking About Thinking

According to business databases like Cortera and the US Census , there are about 27 million business establishments in the United States. I believe this could be a true statement by the end of 2011 if it was Groupon’s intent to do so (which it may not be). It’s very simple math. Many industry sources put the number of Groupon sales reps at 3,000+. The high end of the range is 4,000. A typical rep using an auto-dialer will probably call 250–300 companies a day.

How Can Working In America Benefit Your Business?

YoungUpstarts

Others America business expansion business growth United States US marketLet’s say that you’ve been running your organisation for quite a while now, and you’re looking for the opportunity to spread your wings and aim for something even bigger.

Foreign Students In The US: How To Trade Your F1 Visa For A Green Card

YoungUpstarts

Keep in mind that United States Citizenship and Immigration (USCIS) does not allow for F1 visa holders to have “dual intent” — which means that your F1 visa must be valid during the application process. Others green card United States VISA

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10 Highest Paying Internships In America In 2017

YoungUpstarts

Others America intern internships United StatesSome years back, the work of an intern mainly consisted of note taking and coffee errands. But these days interns are tasked with high-level engineering, Q&A sessions with company executives, and even engaging in marketing projects.

Startup Visa Act 2013 Introduced By Udall (D-Colo) and Flake (R-Ariz)

Feld Thoughts

customers to start and grow their businesses in the United States, and to remain permanently if their companies grow further, create jobs for American workers, and strengthen our economy.” The proposal encourages foreign graduate students educated in the United States to stay here and contribute to our economy by “stapling” a green card to the diplomas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) PhD and Master’s Degree graduates from qualified U.S.

A Quality Benchmark for Accelerators: The Global Accelerator Network

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Accelerators business david cohen entrepreneur global accelerator network Seed money TechStars United States Venture Capital When David Cohen and I came up with the idea for the Global Accelerator Network (GAN) in 2010, we counted roughly 100 accelerator programs around the US that were founded following the Techstars model. We labeled Techstars a “mentor driven accelerator” and reached out to others who were using the same approach to create what became GAN.

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5 Entrepreneurs Who Should be President of the United States

Inc Startups

Just to shake things up a bit, would you cast your vote for these entrepreneurial candidates

PwC Opened a Powerful Discussion About Race Relations in the United States

Inc Startups

A team that understands one another can help each other succeed

The Economy: Is China Better Than the United States?

EIN News

Barack Obama had asked Americans why the United States wasnt emulating Beijings policies. (Photo: Reuters/Kevin Lamarque) U.S. President Barack Obama departs the Oval Office. A Reuters economic. the financial system includes angel investors and venture capitalists and all those funders who make loans

Mercury News interview: John Roos, United States Ambassador to Japan

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people have been deeply grateful to the United States for our assistance. "Friend." The sometimes frosty relations between the U.S. and Japan melted. A survey released in. Q Some observers see. start-ups and young technology companies. There are venture capitalists looking at Japan. If you look at

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Lost in the Tweetstorm: The Truth About Climate Doesn’t Change with the Weather

Inc Startups

News coverage across the United States this week has focused on the intense winter storm or “ bomb cyclone ” that brought snow, ice, hurricane force winds and bitter arctic air to the U.S.

N.C. Bishop among 4 nominated to lead Episcopal Church in the United States

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

The Right Rev. Michael Curry, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, was officiating the ordination of a young priest at a Raleigh parish when he spotted a name tag on a church member who

Essential Business Facts You Need To Know When Expanding Into America

YoungUpstarts

First and foremost, you need to bear in mind that the United States is not a homogenous market. Therefore, if you’re thinking of ‘taking on America’, start by thinking smaller: take on a particular state first. Preferential states for low taxation.

3 Effective & Easy Instagram Marketing Strategies for Your Business

Up and Running

United StatesInstagram as a social platform has grown incredibly, whereby offering a plethora of choices for Instagram marketing. Brands and businesses invest in marketers to ‘up’ their Instagram marketing strategies. I’ve listed 3 easy and useful Instagram marketing strategies for your business that you can capitalize on today-. Make Thorough Use of UGC. User-generated content is one of the best and the most successful practice for Instagram marketing.

Kim Dotcom: 'I Will Never Be in Prison In the United States'

Inc Startups

But Dotcom refuses to accept the United States' position on the matter. And as for the idea that Dotcom will one day face jail time in the United States. I'll never be in a prison in the United States," he says.

The Easiest Way to Watch Netflix Outside of The United States!

TylerCruz.com: An Internet Entrepreneur's Journey

Whilst this is great news for those of us in the States, if you live or you are traveling on business outside of the US, you’ll be greeted with this rather depressing message “Sorry, Netflix is not available in your country yet.”.

"In 1978, the United States had 307,000 inmates in state and federal prisons. That soared to a peak."

Mark Birch

“In 1978, the United States had 307,000 inmates in state and federal prisons. Also noteworthy in the article ”With less than 5 percent of the world’s population, the United States has almost one-quarter of the world’s prisoners.”. That soared to a peak of more than 1.6 million in 2009. Since then, the number of inmates has declined for three consecutive years to 1.57 million in 2012.

Who's An Entrepreneur-Talk with the Kauffman Foundation « Steve Blank

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4 Reasons Why Starting Your Own Business May Be The Best Option For Foreign Students In The US

YoungUpstarts

The United States is the Land of Opportunity for many. An immigrant from Turkey, Serhat has founded and run various businesses in the United States with a great degree of success. Advice For The Young At Heart Entrepreneurship starting a business United States

"Google, which attracts 70 percent of all search queries in the United States, has used its search."

Mark Birch

“Google, which attracts 70 percent of all search queries in the United States, has used its search business, which generates billions of dollars in profit annually from advertising, to expand into businesses that include maps, restaurant reviews and travel bookings.

"Within the last few years, this program was used to stop a terrorist attack in the United States. We."

Mark Birch

“Within the last few years, this program was used to stop a terrorist attack in the United States. We know that. It’s important. It fills in a little seam that we have, and it’s used to make sure that there is not an international [nexus] to any terrorism event if there may be one ongoing. So in that regard, it is a very valuable thing.”” - Rep.