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Entrepreneur Success: 15 Tips to Zoom Business and Life

Entrepreneur Success: 15 Tips to Zoom Business and Life | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Approximately 80% of small businesses fail within the first year. How many of the people you know who have started a business have truly succeeded?
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A VC: Entrepreneurs Teach VCs to be VCs

A VC: Entrepreneurs Teach VCs to be VCs | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Isaak Karaev stopped by and left a comment in yesterday's thread. Isaak is one of the first entrepreneurs I backed in my career. I got involved in his company Multex in the early 90s, almost twenty years ago now.
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Steve Jobs: Measuring Memorials by the Numbers

Steve Jobs: Measuring Memorials by the Numbers | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
A crafty data hacker digs deep into the 10,000+ messages on Apple's site to discover just how people have been talking about the late Apple co-founder.
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Google considers financing a deal for Yahoo buyout | VentureBeat

Google considers financing a deal for Yahoo buyout | VentureBeat | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Google is the latest company to be connected to a potential buyout of troubled Yahoo Inc.
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Interview With Dick Costolo At Web 2.0 Summit [VIDEO]

Interview With Dick Costolo At Web 2.0 Summit [VIDEO] | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Twitter CEO and former improv comedian Dick Costolo gave an almost hour long talk at the opening dinner of Web 2.0 Summit this week, peppered with his own unique brand of humor and insight.
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‘Steve Jobs’ by Walter Isaacson - Review

‘Steve Jobs’ by Walter Isaacson - Review | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Walter Isaacson’s biography of Steve Jobs is a clear, elegant and concise book of record.
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Steve Jobs wanted to revolutionize textbooks next | VentureBeat

Steve Jobs wanted to revolutionize textbooks next | VentureBeat | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
After revolutionizing the digital music business, smartphones, and tablets, former Apple CEO Steve Jobs was planning to take on an unlikely obstacle next: textbooks.
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The Spread of Start-Up America and the Rise of the High-Tech South

The Spread of Start-Up America and the Rise of the High-Tech South | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Start-up culture is taking root in lots of places -- and not just the usual suspects. Some of the hottest hotbeds are in the South.
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The Art of Curation Class at pariSoma: Teaching a PassionScoop.it

The Art of Curation Class at pariSoma: Teaching a PassionScoop.it | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Can you teach how to be authentic and engage online? I absolutely believe it especially when we talk about curation. We are all natural curators.
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TechCrunch | New Screen Technology, TapSense, Can Distinguish Between Different Parts Of Your Hand

TechCrunch | New Screen Technology, TapSense, Can Distinguish Between Different Parts Of Your Hand | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
And you thought multitouch gestures were annoying - how about mashing your whole hand on your screen to close an app or rapping on it with your knuckle to summon Siri (or Iris?).
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Occupy Wall Street Hackathons Produce Digital Tools and New Activists

Occupy Wall Street Hackathons Produce Digital Tools and New Activists | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Groups of programmers gathered in three cities this weekend to build digital tools for the Occupy Wall Street movement.
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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer on Not Buying Yahoo: "Sometimes, You're Lucky"

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer on Not Buying Yahoo: "Sometimes, You're Lucky" | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer says that Microsoft dodged a bullet when it failed to acquire Yahoo in 2008.
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The State of Social Media 2011: Social is the new normal | Social Media Today

The State of Social Media 2011: Social is the new normal | Social Media Today | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
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American Marketing Association Author Series: The End of Business As Usual

American Marketing Association Author Series: The End of Business As Usual | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
I was recently interviewed by the American Marketing Association as part of its author series about my new book The End of Business as Usual . I hope you can take a moment to listen. Thank you!
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Venture capital in startups: $8.4 billion

Venture capital in startups: $8.4 billion | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Number of the day $8.4 billion That's how much venture capital was invested in startup companies, according to Dow Jones VentureSource. The total climbed 29 percent as funds raised by consumer Internet companies more...
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1M/1M: VCs, Angels, Incubators, Accelerators – What Are You Doing With Your Rejects? | Sramana Mitra

1M/1M: VCs, Angels, Incubators, Accelerators – What Are You Doing With Your Rejects? | Sramana Mitra | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
When I first talked about the 1M/1M program, I had observed the need to contain the immense infant entrepreneur mortality prevalent in the startup ecosystem.
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Momentum is building in Congress toward offering expedited green cards to people with advanced scientific degrees

Momentum is building in Congress toward offering expedited green cards to people with advanced scientific degrees | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Momentum is building in Congress toward offering expedited green cards to people with advanced scientific degrees, addressing complaints from companies that say the U.S. is training highly skilled workers only to lose them to other countries.
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TechCrunch | And Now You Have One More Reason To Ignore QR Codes

TechCrunch | And Now You Have One More Reason To Ignore QR Codes | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
QR codes are a wonderfully charming technology... demonstration. But how many of us actually use them on a regular basis?
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Next Week You May Not Have As Much Klout As You Thought | Social Media Today

Next Week You May Not Have As Much Klout As You Thought | Social Media Today | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
New Klout accuracy measures may mean you're not as influential as you thought you were...In a post on the Klout corporate blog yesterday, founder and CEO of Klout, Joe Fernandez, announced a new algorithm for Klout will be released next week: "I am...
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ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Four steps to take before starting a business

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Four steps to take before starting a business | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
What if you just have an inkling of an idea …or the dream of working for yourself? You have to start somewhere, and knowing where to begin can be daunting.
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Facebook Friend Count Linked to Brain Density [STUDY]

Facebook Friend Count Linked to Brain Density [STUDY] | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
People with high numbers of Facebook friends have different brains than those with low counts, a study has found.
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WATCH: Google, Facebook, LinkedIn & MC Hammer Speak at Web 2.0 Summit [LIVE]

WATCH: Google, Facebook, LinkedIn & MC Hammer Speak at Web 2.0 Summit [LIVE] | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
It's the final day of the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco, and LinkedIn, Facebook, Flipboard, Google and Kevin Rose are set to close the show.
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Fareed Zakaria named Harvard's 2012 Commencement speaker – Global Public Square - CNN.com Blogs

Fareed Zakaria named Harvard's 2012 Commencement speaker – Global Public Square - CNN.com Blogs | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
By Rebecca D. Robbins, The Harvard Crimson Journalist and author Fareed Zakaria did not wake up on time to hear the Class Day speech when he graduated from Yale College in 1986. “I had celebrated quite a bit the night before,” he admitted in an...
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Ben Horowitz on how to be an uber investor and breed technical CEOs | VentureBeat

Ben Horowitz on how to be an uber investor and breed technical CEOs | VentureBeat | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Ben Horowitz, a co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, says he and his famous partner Marc Andreessen hope to carve out a different path in creating a new kind of venture capital firm.
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