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.

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

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 Hackers Can Easily Manipulate Elections In The United States

Inc Startups

Several significant cyber-risks remain as threats to our election's integrity - and they could let hackers change the course of history

A Quality Benchmark for Accelerators: The Global Accelerator Network

Feld Thoughts

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.

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.

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

Inc Startups

It's a struggle for many founders

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.

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

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

5 things US startups need to understand to succeed in the EU

The Next Web

Entrepreneur Europe United States Analysis and Opinion Tanguy Peers is the co-founder of Co.station, a Brussels and San Francisco-based post-accelerator which helps companies expand on both sides of the Atlantic through access to talent, expertise and capital.

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


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Media, Education and Context in 2020

VC Cafe

Uncategorized china Education Future Gross domestic product Internet access Massive open online course New York Times Television The world in 2020 United States I was asked to contribute to a crowdsourced book about the future, looking to predict the world in 2020.

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

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.

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


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

Mile-High disruption: Why Denver should be on your tech radar next year

The Next Web

Entrepreneur Insider United States Analysis and Opinion Stuart Wall, CEO of Signpost , a local advertising platform funded by Spark Capital and Google Ventures.

The 20 Coolest CoWorking Spaces In The U.S.


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22 Inspiring Quotes from United States Supreme Court Justices

Inc Startups

The Supreme Court Justices have some great advice. Check it out

How Can Working In America Benefit Your Business?


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.

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.

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[Infographic] Silicon Valley Vs Silicon Alley


What some may not realize is that the startup scenes in other parts of the United States – New York, Chicago, Austin – has been seeing plenty of excitement in recent years. Others innovation New York Silicon Alley Silicon Valley startup scene startups United States

‘Why I turned down Silicon Valley for Washington, DC’

The Next Web

Entrepreneur United States Profiles and Interviews It’s thought that US student debt is more than the rest of the world combined. With $1.2 trillion outstanding, its impact on lifetime earnings – and career choices – can’t be overstated.

[Infographic] The Decline of American Entrepreneurship


Here’s an infographic from Trinity Digital Marketing that shows you some of the numbers on how entrepreneurship is shrinking in the United States: The Decline of American Entrepreneurship – An infographic by the team at Trinity Digital Marketing.

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

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

Student and itching to do a startup? How’d you like to spend the summer in Silicon Valley?

The Next Web

Thus, the number of participants from the United States who are allowed in will be limited to 15 out of 45. Entrepreneur Europe United States News silicon students startup dream team

Find Local Service Providers With Aladom.com


In 2011 the service even expanded to the United States offering essentially the same service, connecting people who need help in their homes – plumbing, repairs, gardening, amongst many others – with those who can provide required services in their area.

[Infographic] What’s Keeping Your Small Business From Succeeding?


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My story and support for the Founders Visa

K9 Ventures

I came to the United States in 1992 at the age of 17 (so there, now you know exactly how old I am!) Fortunately, I was accepted into the program and that allowed me to legally stay in the United States. I should emphasize that there were multiple points at which I came very close to having to leave the United States because of the visa issues. What has worked for the United States for so long is that these people gravitate towards the United States.

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2015 Challenge Cup Kicks off: Here are the winners from Washington, D.C.

The Next Web

Entrepreneur Insider United States News The new year came early to 1776 last night. The D.C. incubator – which launched in February 2013 – hosted the first regional pitch of its 2015 Challenge Cup.

Elon Musk Said Donald Trump Shouldn't Be President. So Why the Heck Does Trump Want His Advice?

Inc Startups

The Tesla and SpaceX CEO said Trump's character doesn't reflect well on United States

[Infographic] The Truth Behind Small Business Lending


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10 College Business Incubators We’re Most Excited About


In the Motor City, technology startups can turn to the super-cool Tech Town incubator, a program created by Wayne State University to reignite Detroit’s entrepreneurial culture. Others business incubator campus college innovation startup incubator United States

These Are the Top 12 Cities in the World for Families

Inc Startups

None of them are in the United States. The Inc.

10 Highest Paying Internships In America In 2017


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.

Top 20 U.S. Tech Conferences Every Startup And SMB Should Check Out


Others Alon Alroy Bizzabo conference event startup technology United States by Alon Alroy, co-founder and CMO of Bizzabo .

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


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

Here's What Science Says Your Unused Vacation Days Really Cost

Inc Startups

About 658 million vacation days went unused last year in the United States