Startups

Cuban entrepreneurs take Startup 101

Did you know Cuba has two currencies? NEW YORK (CNNMoney) StartUp Cuba, a newly formed Miami-based initiative, wants to bring startup basics to Cubans. While the U.S. is crowded with accelerators and small business professionals, Cuba is another story. In 2010, it loosened restrictions on non-government owned businesses in […] Click here to view full […]
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Blue collar entrepreneurs

These five entrepreneurs took their blue collar experience and used it to launch innovative businesses. 1 of 5 Zach Green with his glow-in-the-dark tape Five years ago, volunteer firefighter Zach Green was struck by how easy it was to become disoriented in the dark and by heavy smoke. “Later […] Click here to view full […]
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This 9-Year-Old Built A Nonprofit, No-Kill Animal Shelter Out Of His Garage To Help Stray Animals

Ken, 9, has grown up dreaming about someday having a shelter to help the stray animals that live near his home, but he never dreamed he could reach his goal so soon. Ken did his best to help the local stray dogs and cats he came across near his […] Click here to view full […]
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What Makes or Breaks Startups in the Sharing Economy? Insurance Rates

As recently as last year, it wasn’t clear that RelayRides’ business made financial sense. The company, which lets strangers rent one another’s cars, was growing — acquiring rivals like […] Click here to view full article Join the conversation...Google+LinkedinFacebookPinterestRedditStumbleUponTwitterTumblremail
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Facebook launched my startup

Social media biz divas snow gear Wendy Gavinski, an avid snowmobiler, came up with the idea for Divas SnowGear out of sheer frustration. “This is still a very male dominated sport,” she said. ” I just couldn’t find attractive, flattering clothing for women who also enjoyed the sport.” So […] Click here to view full […]
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Creating a Business Plan Made Easy with SCORE’s New ‘Business Plan Assist’ Program

SCORE’s business plan assist Creating a business plan is critical to the success of your small business.   Survey results conducted by Palo Alto Software show that companies who complete business plans are twice as likely to successfully grow their business, gain investment capital or secure a loan. Although […] Click here to view full […]
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