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If You're Not Pissing Someone Off, You're Probably Not Innovating

If You're Not Pissing Someone Off, You're Probably Not Innovating | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
As the editor of the journal Innovations, I'm asked with some regularity, "So, what is innovation anyhow? How would you..."? (eyebrows usually furrow here) "... define it?
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STARTO Episdoe 3 - Phil McKinney on Innovation, Mike Stemple on Trendmapping

Chris Franks interviews Phil McKinney, former CTO of HP and author of Beyond the Obvious on innovation and startup culture.


Whiteboard Session - Mike Stemple, CEO of Mosoro Inc., discusses his process of Trendmapping in order to identify future trend convergence and build companies around these opportunities.


Startup America Report - Adam Fish, founder of Forge & Roobiq, calls in to update us on startup activity in Kentucky.

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What is keeping you from your full potential? Mary Canty Merrill, PhD

What is keeping you from your full potential?  Mary Canty Merrill, PhD | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it

“What are YOU tolerating?“ Is it self-limiting beliefs? Unproductive attitudes? Unmet needs? Other people’s bad behaviors? Your own bad behaviors? Ongoing frustrations? Violated boundaries? Paralyzing fear? Poor performance? Unfinished business? If you’re honest with yourself, you can probably name at least five tolerations that are robbing you of personal power by depleting your time, energy, enthusiasm and spirit.

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Google Teaches Employees To 'Search Inside Yourself' | 21C Learning Innovation

Google Teaches Employees To 'Search Inside Yourself' | 21C Learning Innovation | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
"Search Inside Yourself is a free course Google provides employees that is designed to teach emotional intelligence through meditation, a practical real-world meditation you take with you wherever you go." (Google Teaches Employees To 'Search Inside...
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How to Identify World-Changing Innovation

How to Identify World-Changing Innovation | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
Anyone trying to figure out which kinds of innovation are most worth paying attention to has to come up with ways to, as Wired magazine puts it, “size up ideas and separate the truly world-changing from the merely interesting.” Here are seven...
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STARTO Episode 2 - Internet Privacy Guest: Peter Cranstone of 3PMobile

www.STARTO.tvwww.facebook.com/startotv | @STARTOtv News - Pebble, an e-paper watch for iphone and android, breaks the all-time Kickstarter... BranchOut takes on Linked-In... report from Startup Iowa on Obama's JOBS ACT.

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10 Inspiring TED Talks for Startups

10 Inspiring TED Talks for Startups | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
The mission of TED (Technology Education Design) is to promote "ideas worth spreading." And as such, there is plenty of material that entrepreneurs - folks definitely interested in spreading their ideas - can find inspiring in the recordings...

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Find Startups - AngelList-

Find Startups - AngelList- | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it

AngelList is a platform for startups... directory of startups, startup founders, and startup news. 

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BranchOut - Career Networking on Facebook

BranchOut - Career Networking on Facebook | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
BranchOut helps you expand your career network to include absolutely everyone you know on Facebook.

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Innovation Killer: A Satisfied Culture

Innovation Killer: A Satisfied Culture | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
Don't let innovation stagnate just because profits are growing. Here are three ways to keep the new ideas flowing throughout your business.
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How Big Data Can Fuel Bigger Growth In the right... | Ideatrotter

How Big Data Can Fuel Bigger Growth In the right... | Ideatrotter | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
How Big Data Can Fuel Bigger Growth


In the right hands and handled strategically, the massive amounts of information companies collect today can become a valuable new asset.
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If You're Not Pissing Someone Off, You're Probably Not Innovating

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STARTO.tv Celebrates Launch with Party at Breckenridge Brewery

STARTO.tv Celebrates Launch with Party at Breckenridge Brewery | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it

Web Series Described as Half ‘Daily Show,’
Half Grad School for Tech Geeks


MAY 15, 2012, DENVER — The startup behind “Starto,” a new web series about entrepreneurship and technology, will mark their one month anniversary with a Saturday night shindig at Breckenridge Brewery starting at 8 PM. And you’re invited.


  • WHAT: Starto First Month Party
  • WHEN: Saturday May 19, 8 PM to whenever
  • WHERE: Breckenridge Brewery, 2220 Blake St, Denver, CO 80205
     

The Starto Loft at ICOSA Media is fast becoming the talk of Denver’s startup community. The first season of the show will include appearances by tech legends such as Phil McKinney (Hewlett Packard) Jimmy Wales (Wikipedia), Steve Wozniak (Apple), Guy Kawasaki (Apple), and Rick Marini (BranchOut). But it’s the creative and collaborative environment that keeps people coming back to the Starto Loft.


Kerianne Leffew of Innovation Pavilion has volunteered as a crew member and hostess for Thursday night tapings. “One way to know a good TV show is when it makes fun to learn,” she said. “I feel like I’m getting a graduate degree in business, only it’s more fun and more relevant because we map the trends in real time. And the wrap party after each show is like a who’s who for the Denver/Boulder startup community.”


Co-founder Eli Regalado opens the Episode 1 with kung fu kicks and disco moves while announcing an ambitious aim: to connect academia, business, community and government — and create a virtual and actual space for startup innovation, not just for the Denver area, but for the country. With a modest travel budget and affordable web technologies like Skype, they’ve checked in with exciting innovators around the U.S., from Lori Cheek in New York City, to Christian Renault in Cedar Rapids, IA, to Carolynn Duncan in Portland, OR. They’ve also interviewed local success stories such as Tech Stars graduate Bart Lorang (Full Contact), Steve Katsaros (Nokero), and Mike Stemple (Mosoro) who was voted World’s Best Mentor in the Founders Institute.


Now ICOSA Media would like to write a Cinderella story of their own. They see unlimited opportunity in new technology and new legislation, with an unprecedented number of people taking the leap and start a new company. Founder and financier Gayle Dendinger (CAP Logistics) points to the bipartisan JOBS Act, signed by President Obama April 6, which clears the way for crowdfunding of startup companies. “This law has the potential to transform American entrepreneurship in the 21st century. I founded ICOSA Media to accelerate the process, and help make sure that Denver is right in the middle of it.”


To host the show, Regalado recruited Chris Franks whose stage/screen presence, and his passion for the subject matter carry the show. The two first met in February.


“I love starting companies, but even more than starting companies, I love talking about starting companies,” Franks said. “I love the fact that our studio audience and viewers at home are learning right along with me, and then applying what they learn to their work. That’s what we do too. Our startup is a show about startups, how cool is that?!”


In March, Regalado recruited the final piece of the puzzle: award-winning film director Eric Byler (who screened two films at the Starz Denver International Film Festival in 2006, and returned in 2010 with 9500 Liberty). Byler drove to Denver from Northern Virginia with a car full of gear and a track record for doing a lot with a little. Byler and Regalado first teamed up in 2010 to found the social media democracy movement, Coffee Party USA, which now has a network of half a million people. Byler sees Starto as an opportunity to help a friend realize his dream.


“The democratization of media is making it possible for everyday Americans to participate in our democracy like never before. Now, democratization of startup capital will allow us to play a much bigger role in identifying problems, innovating solutions, and choosing a way forward for this country,” Byler said. “My new slogan is ‘entrepreneurship is patriotic.”


The ICOSA Media team plans to offer summer courses on film production and social media, and hopes to make the jump to cable television this fall.

Regalado summed up the mood at the Starto Loft: “We’re riding an unstoppable wave of new ideas and new technology into power echelons that were way beyond our reach just a few years ago. It’s an incredible feeling. That’s why we want to share it with everyone in Denver Saturday night, and everyone in America during the coming year.”


Starto shoots live every Thursday at 6 pm at ICOSA Studio. Tapings are open to the public and followed by a networking party. However, this Thursday May 17 the studio will be dark. Catch up with Chris, Eli, Kerianne and the Starto crew on Saturday night at 8 pm at Breckenridge Brewery, or next Thursday May 24 at ICOSA Studio, 4100 Jackson St. just west of Colorado Blvd.  MORE INFO.


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The Marketer's Guide to Google Plus

The Marketer's Guide to Google Plus | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it

You may think to yourself: Why should I get a Google+ account when Facebook can essentially do anything Google+ can do?  


This handy little guide will tell you why.

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TechStar’s Nicole Glaros helps startups succeed

TechStar’s Nicole Glaros helps startups succeed | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it

TechStar’s Nicole Glaros helps startups succeed


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Here's Why Google and Facebook Might Completely Disappear in the Next 5 Years - Forbes

Here's Why Google and Facebook Might Completely Disappear in the Next 5 Years - Forbes | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
Web 1.0 companies never got social. Web 2.0 companies will never get mobile. Mobile companies will never get what's coming next.
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STARTO EPISODE 1 - Getting Funded

Want to find out how to fund your Startup? Learn from the best, including Bart Lorang of FullContact, venture capitalist Bilal Zuberi, and Derek Holt of Startup America. Chris Franks hosts the first ever episode of STARTO, created by Eli Regalado.


ICOSA Magazine brings you STARTO, THE show for innovators and entrepreneurs.


Executive Producers: Gayle Dendinger, Eric Byler | Directed by Eric Byler | Produced by Keenan Brugh, Tim Bungum


Connect with STARTO:  www.STARTO.tv, facebook.com/startotv, & Twitter.com/STARTOtv

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The Debut of STARTO and Dueling Visions of the Future: Funding Innovation and the Industries of Tomorrow

The Debut of STARTO and Dueling Visions of the Future: Funding Innovation and the Industries of Tomorrow | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it

by MICHAEL MASSEY, Coffee Party USA

 

The first three episodes of STARTO have a lot of interesting fodder for those of us who like to spend our free time thinking about startups and innovation. I keyed in on three points in particular:

 

1.  Computer-related startups are quick, cheap, and getting cheaper (episode #2)

 

2.  Existing venture capital avenues have their limitations in funding both larger and smaller startups (episode #1), but “crowdfunding” presents an interesting alternative for creators, innovators, and entrepreneurs (episode #2)
3.  Innovation requires the vision to map trends into the future, and a culture that facilitates creativity while aligning with core values that must be communicated by the founders (episode #3)

 

These days, the word “startup” is usually synonymous with “tech startup” which is really just a euphemism for “computer startup,” whether it’s in the field of software, hardware, networking, mobile, etc. I’d like to spend some time examining the other kind of startups: the non-virtual startups in non-”tech” industries — the startups most people don’t think about, or hear about. In the process, I’d like to introduce some potentially unpopular ideas about the very nature of our system for “innovation” in this country.

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MIT and Harvard launch a ‘revolution in education’ | KurzweilAI

MIT and Harvard announced on Wednesday an ambitious new partnership called called edX to deliver online education to learners anywhere in the (MIT and Harvard launch 'education revolution' to deliver learning anywhere in the world - #learning #innovation...
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Cheek'd- The curiously effective alternative to creepy introductions.

Cheek'd is such a flirty and spontaneous way to get in touch with someone I'm interested in.

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Innovation Ecosystem: A Global Shift in Capitalism?

Innovation Ecosystem: A Global Shift in Capitalism? | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
If you want to start a tech company and need capital, a web search for "venture capital firms" will return over 10 million hits. But if you have capital and just need a great idea, you are not going to find it with Google.
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ARPA-E: A Good Beginning for U.S. Energy Innovation

ARPA-E: A Good Beginning for U.S. Energy Innovation | Startups and Innovation | Scoop.it
ARPA-E is a new government agency that’s fast-tracking development of new clean energy technologies. Although Bill Gates believes the federal government should invest even more in energy innovation, he thinks ARPA-E is off to a good start.
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