Innovation from Parts Unknown

deal architect

Inspired by Anthony Bourdain’s travels, innovations from various parts of the world we don’t usually expect innovation from Wushu Painting – Malaysia High-tech camel racing – UAE Global Video Blogger – Dennis Howlett Wi-fi Hopping – Zambia Raspberry Pi -.

WayTooEarly: Lessons From The Jungle

WayTooEarly

Those who follow my Twitters know that Ive just returned from two weeks in South Africa and Zambia, including six days in the game parks at Kruger seeing animals in the wild. WayTooEarly. I work with companies at two stages, too early and way too early. This weblog is about working at this early point in a company or technologys life cycle. « Look Ma, No Wires | Main. Wirewize: Connecting the CE Future to your CE Past » Lessons From The Jungle.

5 Documentaries About Entrepreneurs You Need to Watch This Spring

Inc Startups

The Cola Road The plot: What if anti-diarrhea kits were as ubiquitous in Zambia as Coca-Cola? Looking for some inspiration, or just have some time to kill? Cozy up to some documentaries that explore the ins and outs of running a small business.

Emerging Cooking Solutions wants to end the dependence on Charcoal

ArcticStartup

ECS now employs 15 people in Zambia. They are based both in Kitwe, Zambia and at the business incubator Ideon Innovation in Lund, Sweden. Emerging Cooking Solutions is a Swedish-Zambian company with a strong social and environmental agenda.

5 Questions for a CEO: Brett Jacobsen, Mount Vernon Presbyterian School

Jeff Hilimire

This is the seventh installment of my “5 Questions for a CEO” series.

3 Unconventional Ways to Inspire Employees

Inc Startups

In January, Ujda took a group to Zambia for 10 days, although previous trips have included jaunts to Cambodia, Peru, Chile, Brazil, and various African countries. The next generation of employees values meaningful work over money. Here''s how to give them what they want.

Will the Economy Crash in March?

Inc Startups

Forecaster Gerald Celente offers five worldwide predictions that will shape the economy in 2014. Somewhere between March and June of this year, look for a worldwide economic downturn that will cause huge losses in stock exchanges around the globe.

Living and Working in South Africa

Inc Startups

We also took the opportunity to travel throughout South Africa and the surrounding countries (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mauritius). What challenges does a businessperson face living in South Africa? Avondale's Bill Stewart shares his story of a year abroad in Johannesburg.

15 Entrepreneurs Share Why They Love What They Do

Hearpreneur

We’re one of the only tech social enterprises in Zambia, where 2 million youth are unemployed. Share Being in love is great. Being in love with your business, when you’re an entrepreneur, is even better.

5 Great Companies That Make Money & Do Good

Inc Startups

Recently named one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business , Dehtiar currently produces in Ethiopia, Liberia and Kenya--with plans to expand Oliberté to Cameroon, Congo, Uganda and Zambia. Need a little inspiration?

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16 Entrepreneurs Reveal What Entrepreneurship Means to Them

Hearpreneur

Thanks to Mawano Kambeu, Dot Com Zambia Being an entrepreneur is a source of pride. It also evidences an individual with a huge amount of discipline and focus to be able to build a business a lot of times from just an idea.

Book Review: The Rational Optimist

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

Let it never be forgotten that, by propagating excessive caution about genetically modified food aid, some pressure groups may have exacerbated real hunger in Zambia in the early 2000s.

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Altgate

Book Review: The Rational Optimist

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

Let it never be forgotten that, by propagating excessive caution about genetically modified food aid, some pressure groups may have exacerbated real hunger in Zambia in the early 2000s. "Declaration Matt Ridley's latest book, The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves , is a dense but fascinating argument for why life is going to get better and better.

My Water Pilgrimage:

Austin Startup

Almost half of its working-age population are unemployed, and the latest United Nations Human Development Index ranks Nepal at #144 out of 188 countries, coming in behind Cambodia (#143), Zambia (#139), and Iraq (#121).

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Startup Insights From Paul English, Co-Founder of Kayak

OnStartups

So, Haiti, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Malawi, Zambia. I’m just wrapping up several weeks of attending conferences across both coasts. Of the ones I have been to recently, the Nantucket Conference has been my favorite.