Announcing the Change Catalyst Startup Fellows Program

By Jared Karol Being a change catalyst requires an awareness of the need for change, and an intentionality in how to go about creating that change. At Change Catalyst, one of the ways we’re being intentional in creating change is...

/ April 27, 2017

Access Latina: Lucienne Gigante on Creating Opportunities for Women in STEM Industries

By Jared Karol “A little change in approach can impact a lot,” says Lucienne Gigante, Co-Founder of Access Latina, an accelerator program for Latina women in Puerto Rico and the United States that is pioneering entrepreneurial growth for women in...

/ April 26, 2017

The Hidden Entrepreneurs Across America: Founder Stories By Change Catalyst

When the tech industry talks about tech startups and entrepreneurs, too often the narrative revolves around Bay Area companies such as Instagram, Uber and Twitter. As technology continues to democratize opportunities and innovation, however, many successful tech entrepreneurs are now...

/ April 26, 2017

Startup Watch: Facebook live broadcast boo boos, being ‘human’ and world’s largest incubator

[unable to retrieve full-text content]The world of entrepreneurship news is a complex one, with people ever ready to give their two cents on how you should be running your business, pitching your business and what’s trending. Here’s our wrap of...

/ April 26, 2017

Accounting startup, ikOOba BMAC, has launched in Nigeria

ikOOba Technologies, a business solution startup in Nigeria has launched its new cloud accounting software – the ikOOba BMAC. Launched in October 2015, the BMAC was designed for business owners and their managers to support them to keep a close...

/ April 26, 2017

Six healthtech startups pitch during Dubai 100 finale

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Investors and healthcare industry leaders from UAE and around the world came together for the finale of Dubai 100’s second accelerator programme where they explored potential partnerships and investment opportunities with new technology startups seeking to...

/ April 26, 2017

Detroit Diversity & Inclusion Leader Spotlight: Hajj Flemings, Founder of Rebrand Detroit

By Jared Karol In today’s Diversity & Inclusion Spotlight, we hear from Hajj Flemings. Hajj is a Human Brand Designer and his work aims to humanize people, brands, and cities. He is the founder of Rebrand Cities; his latest project,...

/ April 25, 2017

How Saudi entrepreneurs are trying to change their country #MixNMentor

[unable to retrieve full-text content]“We think the future is Saudi Arabia in the region." This is how Walid Faza, partner at Wamda Capital, opened Wamda’s first #MixNMentor of 2017, in Riyadh Saturday, an event held in partnership with King Saud...

/ April 25, 2017

The Myth of ‘The Visionary Founder’

During an entrepreneurship talk, in Prof Darragh’s class while at Booth School of Business, I listened to Andrew Mason talk about ‘The Point’. This was 2009 and Andrew talked about signing people up to collectively fight for or contribute to...

/ April 24, 2017

Startup Buffettology Lesson #4: Less Is More

** Really successful people say no to almost everything. ** Diversification is a protection against ignorance. It makes very little sense for those who know what they’re doing. ** If you aren’t thinking about owning a stock for ten years,...

/ April 24, 2017