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30 Most Influential Young Entrepreneurs of 2011

by / ⠀Startup Advice / February 22, 2012

It’s that time of year again when we put together our 30 most influential young entrepreneurs list. Last year, the entire list was valued at close to $100billion, this year we lead off with a young entrepreneur who’s company is valued at $100billion alone. Each of these founders and CEOs are running incredible ventures that have taken a lot of sacrifice and hard work to get to where…

Top 10 Business Books Every Entrepreneur Must Read From 2011

by / ⠀Startup Advice / January 18, 2012

It’s that time of year to release our best selling top business book list full of must-reads for entrepreneurs and business owners.  This list is from the top authors this year in small business, personal development, entrepreneurship, and other non-fiction categories. 1. Steve Jobs – Walter Isaacson Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than a hundred family…

Infographic: Startup Weekend’s Mega 2011 for Entrepreneurs

by / ⠀Startup Advice / January 16, 2012

Recently Startup Weekend published an infographic showing the progress they made in 2011. Startup Weekend is a global event that launches companies in 54 hours over a weekend of networking, learning and executing ideas. 2011 saw over 21,000 attendees at 260 events around the world. Startup Weekend also gained its own supporters this past year by forming partnerships with Google, The Kauffman Foundation and even securing grants from…

Don't Miss This Years Tweet Drive in NYC. RSVP Now

by / ⠀Startup Advice / December 12, 2011

If you’re looking for a great event with a great cause to attend you should head out to this year’s tweet drive. It’s an event that brings together leading social media influencers and entrepreneurs in local communities while also raising money and collecting toys for charity. Last year saw 25 cities come together to collect 2,000 toys and raise over $7,500 dollars for charity. This year the drive…

Inside a Hackathon: 2011 Startup Weekend NYC

by / ⠀Startup Advice / December 2, 2011

Startup Weekend is an all weekend (Friday to Sunday) event where developers, designers, marketers, product managers and startup enthusiasts come together and share ideas, form teams and launch tech startups! Following the Raise Cache event Thursday night (11/17), there was a lot of energy and momentum going into Startup Weekend from the Silicon Alley community. If you’re attending a 54-hour hackathon for the first time, you’re not sure…

Global Student Entrepreneur Awards 2011 Winners

by / ⠀Startup Advice / November 30, 2011

From across the globe they traveled with charts, spreadsheets and presentations in hand, ready to be judged and weighed. Flying into the New York Stock Exchange from around the globe –Russia, Australia, Mexico, UK, South Africa, Canada, Malaysia – all with a single goal in mind: to be the 2011 Global Student Entrepreneur of the Year. Starting as a massive 1,600 nominations from 42 countries, the pool was…

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