Guest Post Like most stereotypes, the 20-something, unencumbered entrepreneur and the 30-something, distracted parent entrepreneur are both a load of hogwash.
"The Indian tiger and the Chinese dragon have had their days, it's now the African lion's turn," says Thakkar, emphasizing the huge market opportunity and the massive potential that the continent presents.
A group of entrepreneurs attempted to solve some of the world's most pressing problems at 30K feet -- with no WiFi. Here are my reflections from the British Airways UnGrounded flight.
Editor's Pick Before becoming CEO of a tech company, Bill Hustad served in the Marine Corps and developed a unique set of skills and expertise also apply to being a successful entrepreneur.
Guest Post There are drawbacks to participating in more than one accelerator. But it made sense for my startup. Here's why...
Check out this 20 minute documentary on Africa's tech scene. Unlike Silicon Valley, "innovation is born from necessity."
Entrepreneurs enrolled in the accelerator will get $20,000 in seed capital to help jumpstart new digital health businesses.
New York VC Fred Wilson shared his thoughts today on what makes good founders and what you shouldn't do in a pitch meeting.
Guest Post We interview Oliver Samwer, the controversial cofounder of Rocket Internet.
Guest Post Canada’s federal government moved impressively quickly to implement this new visa, which is aimed at encouraging entrepreneurs from all over the globe to call us home. Why is the U.S. falling behind?
“This innovative idea for shaking up the financial services sector while helping startups in a practical way has caught the eye of many new businesses already," said Branson.
Guest Post A Gmail plugin here, a trip to the gym there, and you're on your way to not having a coronary at 35! No promises on the acquisition front, though.
Guest Post Saving someone's feelings? You might not be doing her any favors in the long run.
Rather than take time to explain in detail what his forthcoming book Without Their Permission is about, Reddit co-founder and all-star entrepreneur Alexis Ohanian decided to call his congresswoman about bad cybersecurity bill CISPA during his presentation at SXSW today.
An unusually high-calibre group of startups debuted at VCIR, which is billed as Colorado's largest and longest-running tech conference.
At the VCIR conference to showcase the mountain region's startups, Colarado's governor spoke about his state's commitment to tech. In a private meeting with the press, he stressed his mission to turn Colorado into the most pro-business state without jeopardizing its natural beauty.
Guest Post Entrepreneurship has turned into its own cult, complete with a canonical "Bible," a roster of prophets, and a defined creed.
Many entrepreneurs -- and pundits about entrepreneurship -- reject it as impossible. Others believe that figuring out how to balance work and life is a sign of a more enlightened entrepreneurial perspective.
Guest Post When you set a default, you establish habits and expectations for weeks, months, and years to come. So make sure your defaults are the best they can be.
Guest Post Almost all startup founders experience a deep and prolonged sadness after selling their company, even when the sale is an outrageous success. Why?