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These Startups Really Run Washington

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In a high-pressure presidential election, there's no time for getting it wrong. Meet the businesses the candidates go to for help

5 Lessons From George Washington, America's First Entrepreneur

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A new book explores Washington's business acumen and accomplishments

Washington Goes Politicking in L.A. at Jessica Alba's Honest Company

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Secretary Penny Pritzker's latest goodwill ambassador mission took her to Jessica Alba's company headquarters in L.A.

When Wall Street and Washington Get Hacked, They Call This Guy

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A chance encounter on an airliner prompted a then-McAfee exec to launch a new cybersecurity outfit.

9 Rules for Entrepreneurial Success From George Washington

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These are the rules that our first presidentlived by to earn the respect of a nation

Why Washington, D.C. Could Be the Next Big Startup Hub

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One study recently reported that Washington. is now the 4th-most desirable city for startups in the U.S., behind New York and the Bay Area

Lessons in Leadership: How George Washington Surrendered His Ambitions--and Won Big

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Great leaders recognize that they do not control the precise contours of the result they are striving for, nor its timing

The Washington Redskins Trademark Fight

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Will the Washington Redskins continue to circle the wagons around a brand that is, in many people's opinions, a racial slur?

Here are the 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in Washington, D.C.

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Even when Congress is in gridlock, these private companies are working their way to quick returns. Meet the smart, innovative businesses that have our vote for this year's Inc.

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George Washington: Founding Father of U.S. Entrepreneurship

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How the founding father's business struggles helped him become an earlychampion of American entrepreneurship

How Bitcoin Won Washington's Heart

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Does your company want to get the attention of Washington, D.C.? The Washington Post called the hearing a lovefest. What gives?

7 Ways Washington May Affect Small Business This Year

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Here''s what you should be watching in Washington. Never mind about the IRS shenanigans. Did you hear? Oh, puh-lease. The Affordable Care Act.

5 Ways Washington Is Actually Helping Small Businesses

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President Obama''s SBA chief and the GOP''s House Small Business Committee chairman both say they are helping small businesses. And yeah, they are

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Seeing Both Sides

Last Thursday, I helped lead a delegation of over one hundred CEOs to Washington DC - our most impressive turnout ever - to advocate for policies consistent with our values. There is a growing awareness in Washington on the importance of reducing regulatory burdens on business. Internet Privacy. Deficit Reduction. Deregulation.

3 Lessons Small Businesses Could Teach Washington

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It seems Washington could take a lesson from them, but instead it’s the small business owners that have to sweat out this impasse.

Dell Hackathon Turns Up the Heat on Washington D.C.

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Here Are the 10 Fastest-Growing Women-Led Companies in Washington, D.C.

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For women entrepreneurs looking to make powerful connections or turn the government into a client, the nation's capital is the place to be

Alexis Ohanian: How I Got Washington to Listen to Start-ups

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In mid November, Ohanian was working on the travel website Hipmunk and happened to be in Washington, D.C., doing publicity. He told Inc.

There Is Currently Way Too Much Pot in Washington State

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With marijuana now legal in Washington, sellers have flooded the market--and demand isn''t catching up with supply

Here's How Big Tech is Spending Millions in Washington

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It spent a total of $90,000 for influence in Washington. New filings show Facebook nearly doubled its lobbying expenses to $6.4 Innovation Act.

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Grow Fast! 4 Lessons From Washington

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There's something about being in D.C. that makes people speak their minds. They're talking about small business--and the economy. billion. 5000.

5 Financial Professionals Every Entrepreneur Needs On Their Team


Advice For The Young At Heart business finance financial advice financial management managing money Patrice Washington personal financeMentor.

Washington D.C. Gets New (Possible) Tech Hub

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In the years since the dotcom bubble’s epic burst, Washington, D.C. hasn't really been known to nurture its local start-ups.

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8 Ways Washington Could Really Help Small Business

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Politicians of both parties claim to support small business--but if that's so, here's what they should really do. taxes. Be honest about 'free trade.'

Favor Launches in Washington, D.C.


In its continued expansion across the country, Austin-based Favor announced this week it has launched in Washington, D.C. ” The company employs errand runners which […] The post Favor Launches in Washington, D.C. Favor is now available in 14 cities nationwide and in Canada. appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

Don't Like the Way Things Are Going in Washington? 7 Ways to Do Something About It

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Giving our democracy the attention it deserves can make us a better country for decades to come

Washington County woman found dead in car, investigated as homicide

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ROPER — Authorities in Washington County say a woman whose body was found inside a vehicle died from blunt force trauma to the head

Washington's Appeal to New York Start-ups

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Before heading to Washington, he co-founded two health IT companies, athenahealth and CastLight Health. The U.S. He became U.S.

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

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It’s thought that US student debt is more than the rest of the world combined. With $1.2 In 2012, Abigail Seldin set out to solve this problem.

Business Owners March on Washington to Protest New Labor Rules

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Small business owners took to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to voice their objections to a joint-ownership ruling from the National Labor Relations Board in August

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

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The new year came early to 1776 last night. The D.C. Founders from four categories – health, education, energy, and cities – competed to represent D.C.

Eight Reasons Why 500 USA Manufacturers are Storming Washington DC this Week

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Factory employees are stepping aside from their daily responsibilities to awaken DC with a dose of reality

How Washington Can Fix the Economy

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Where have all of our heroes gone? We need a hero to get us back to economic prosperity and we need one now. They galvanized support and got it done.

What Entrepreneurs Need From Washington Isn't Debatable

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Message to Washington: What entrepreneurs care about is the roiling uncertainty. Too bad the facts don't support it. First, the facts. Taxes.

Rural Broadband Necessary for Rural Innovation

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

It’s nice to see that people are recognizing that innovation isn’t always in Silicon Valley. Case , you may recall, was co-founder of AOL.

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White House approves Shell Arctic drilling plan Washington (Platts)--11May2015/414 pm EDT/2014 GMT


From Platts: Shell plans to use the drillship M/V Noble Discover and the drilling unit Transocean Polar Pioneer for its planned Arctic drilling this summer. The two vessels will provide relief-well capabilities for each other, BOEM said in a statement. billion barrels. Federal officials have not ruled on this request.

Washington, DC May 24: HBS Angels/VCs and Creating Portfolio Company Value

David Teten

I hope you can join me in Washington, DC, on Thursday, May 24, 2012, 5:30 PM To 8:30 PM for a talk and event sponsored by the HBS Club of Washington, DC. Angel Investing Background: This event will also be used to re-launch the angel investing activity of the HBS Club of Washington DC. Events Venture Capital

Oregon, Washington Probe E. Coli Cases Linked to Chipotle

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Three people in the Portland area and 19 people in Washington became sick after eating at the Mexican food chain since Oct. 14, the Oregon Health Authority said

A New Mandate for Washington: Support America's Entrepreneurs

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Small companies are a vital part of our economic ecosystem

5 Ways Washington Can Help Innovation

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We should embrace tools proposed by Washington DC's former education visionary, Michelle Rhee. Speed up the patent approval process.