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Backops Outsources Your Startup's Back Office Using The Best ...

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Early-stage startups die if they don't nail their core products quickly. But like all companies, they also need to process loads of paperwork required for basic operations, from crunching numbers in Quickbooks to churning out ...
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Danish entrepreneur helps people with autism get jobs that require focus, attention to detail

Danish entrepreneur helps people with autism get jobs that require focus, attention to detail | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Gareth Cook tells the story of Thorkil Sonne, founder of a Danish social enterprise called Specialisterne ("the specialists"), which helps place people with autism in jobs that demand a degree of focus and detail-orientation that's impossible to...
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Crowdfunding firms boost startups - San Francisco Chronicle

Crowdfunding firms boost startups - San Francisco Chronicle | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Crowdfunding firms boost startupsSan Francisco ChronicleWhen Medigram, a Palo Alto startup that makes a messaging app for medical professionals, wanted to raise money this year, it enlisted the help of MicroVentures.
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NY appeals court skeptical about startup's live TV - The Seattle Times

NY appeals court skeptical about startup's live TV - The Seattle Times | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
TechCrunchNY appeals court skeptical about startup's live TVThe Seattle TimesNY appeals court skeptical about startup's live TV.
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How Not to Get Burned When a Partnership Goes Bad | Video

How Not to Get Burned When a Partnership Goes Bad | Video | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Attorney Nina Kaufman on why a written agreement can be a critical asset for keeping partners accountable.
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A practical guide on accurately scheduling client projects

A practical guide on accurately scheduling client projects | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
"I'll put you on my schedule."

"I have you marked in my calendar to start next week."

"My schedule is full right now."

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Small businesses need customers, not more tax cuts for the rich

Small businesses need customers, not more tax cuts for the rich | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
As a country, we've tried listening to Wall Street. That strategy hasn't worked.
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10 i pad projects students will love


Via Lisa Johnson , Naomi Harm, Dr. Joan McGettigan, John Evans
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Gut gemachhte Ideen- und App-Sammlung für den Unterricht

Charles Myers 's curator insight, February 14, 2013 3:53 AM
More an app list.. Still, not bad.
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First responder startup secures six-figure funding - mobihealthnews

First responder startup secures six-figure funding - mobihealthnews | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
mobihealthnewsFirst responder startup secures six-figure fundingmobihealthnewsMEDIVIEW Beyond Lucid Technologies, a 3-year-old startup that offers a mobile platform for first responders, called Mediview, announced a new investor this week.
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Startup Genome Report Shows Women Still Underrepresented - Tech Cocktail

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Wall Street Journal (blog)Startup Genome Report Shows Women Still UnderrepresentedTech CocktailOn Tuesday, Startup Genome released a report analyzing the world's top startup ecosystems that showed that women are still underrepresented.
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Businesses Using Social Media To Promote Black Friday Sales ...

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There's a new twist on Black Friday this year. Businesses are using much more social media to promote their sales.
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Drawing the Best Ideas Out of 263,000 People

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Susan Andrews is using crowdsourcing and social enterprise tools to help ideate innovation at the New York bank. (Apple vet Susan Andrews leads #innovation at Citi: Uses Spigit to generate 2,300 new ideas!
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Why Startup Skills Often Become Counter-Productive for Scaling - Atlanta Black Star

Why Startup Skills Often Become Counter-Productive for Scaling - Atlanta Black Star | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Why Startup Skills Often Become Counter-Productive for ScalingAtlanta Black StarThere's a plethora of success stories of mega corporations, on their genetic code and on how they operate.
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Young entrepreneurs pitch ideas in Ventura - Ventura County Star

Young entrepreneurs pitch ideas in Ventura - Ventura County Star | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Young entrepreneurs pitch ideas in VenturaVentura County StarAnderson developed the program for students based on competitions in which professionals pitch their ideas to groups of potential investors.
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Poll: I have a startup idea. How should I pursue it? | Hacker News

I've had an idea for a startup that has been kicking around the back of my mind since 2007 (that's when I created a Google Doc describing it in detail and registered a bunch of domain names for it). It is in the education sphere, ...
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Entrepreneurs should consider alternative financing options - Lewiston Sun Journal

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Lewiston Sun JournalEntrepreneurs should consider alternative financing optionsLewiston Sun Journal“The fallout from the lax lending decisions of several years ago has led them to focus on the creditworthiness of the business and the entrepreneur,”...
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Encyclopedia - Women's Power: Its Past, Its Present, Its Future: Femocracy FAQ

Encyclopedia - Women's Power: Its Past, Its Present, Its Future: Femocracy FAQ | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
The book on empowerment, an encyclopedia, discusses about the past, present and future civilizations of mankind together for the 1st time in human history.
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Thinking Small And Simple Yields Great Benefits - Hartford Courant

Thinking Small And Simple Yields Great Benefits - Hartford Courant | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Thinking Small And Simple Yields Great BenefitsHartford CourantOften it's the simple, imaginative ideas, rather than the grand bargains, that make life a little easier for people.
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Entrepreneurship booms in U.S., but real potential lies elsewhere

Entrepreneurship booms in U.S., but real potential lies elsewhere | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Entrepreneurship is up in the States, a Babson College study finds, but governments and educators need to pitch in to get startups thinking globally and women thinking startups.
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On social media and the power of serendipity

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The way that social-media tools like Twitter, Foursquare and Instagram have changed our lives is often taken for granted, but the way that they can inject some much-needed serendipity into our lives is often overlooked -- even by ...
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Kickstarter: The Science of Crowdfunding | Visual.ly

Kickstarter: The Science of Crowdfunding | Visual.ly | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
All you need to know about what Kickstarter is, how crowdfunding works and whether it works.
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Startup Roundup: Acquiring, fundraising and partnering - Financial Post

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Financial PostStartup Roundup: Acquiring, fundraising and partneringFinancial PostThe Toronto startup announced its second acquisition of the year on Wednesday, this time a two-man company from Strasbourg, France called Pulpfingers, which 500px...
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Startup Must-Reads—Friday, Nov. 23 - Wall Street Journal

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Wall Street JournalStartup Must-Reads—Friday, Nov. 23Wall Street JournalThreat to startups: Since the financial crisis, many have chosen to hold on to savings rather than take financial risks.
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Social Data Analytics Startup Likely Secures $1.6M To Scale Up Offer For Brands - TechCrunch

Social Data Analytics Startup Likely Secures $1.6M To Scale Up Offer For Brands - TechCrunch | Walter's entrepreneur highlights | Scoop.it
Social Data Analytics Startup Likely Secures $1.6M To Scale Up Offer For BrandsTechCrunchSocial data analytics startup, Likely, has secured a £1million (US$1.6m) equity investment led by growth capital fund New World Private Equity together with...
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Why Great Ideas Are Often Rejected

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There is evidence to support the claim that people carry an inherent bias against creativity.
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