Tag: Business / Entrepreneurship

Journey to the Innovation Age?

I want to talk about how technology and further it’s constant innovation has brought about a new world filled with opportunity and creativity. I will acknowledge the growth and advancement of our earlier times, but will focus more on the development that has occurred in more recent times. The world has changed immensely in many…

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Have You Ever Wondered How and Why a Startup With Lots of Funding Failed?

Here is the story of Everpix Current Everpix site – After Demise Everpix made some fundamental mistakes despite being very intelligent and experienced entrepreneurs.  I came across an article about their rise and fall noted that the biggest mistake they made was by focusing on growth too late.  I believe their mistakes were much greater…

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Development Labs, Start-Ups, and Tech: Innovative Solutions for Poverty Alleviation

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to attend a DCTech Meetup event called “DevTech – Innovative Solutions for Poverty Alleviation” hosted at the Embassy of Sweden. When this meetup was first posted, I knew immediately this was a program I could not miss (even if it meant incorporating it into to my partially…

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DC’s Digital Inclusion Initiative Launches a Guide to Digital Citizenship: Here’s Why it Matters #TechTuesday

According to Washington, DC’s Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED), Victor L. Hoskins, DC is the number one tech hotspot in North America. The cities diverse international culture which offer world-class museums and monuments, unique neighborhoods, and gorgeous common spaces, all compliment the local exchange of business and social goods. As the world of technology expands it’s impact and…

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