Accelerating the growth of the GLOBAL entrepreneurial innovation economy
Founded by Rich Bendis
Here we highlight selected innovation related articles from around the world on a daily basis. These articles related to innovation and funding for innovative companies, and best practices for innovation based economic development.
Every year, Technology Review lauds 35 innovators under the age of 35. They are chosen because they are transforming technology.Our process for selecting the innovators is rigorous--not to mention ...
Read more: 35 Innovators under 35
Dear EarthTalk: What
does it mean when one uses the phrase, “building a green economy?” I’ve
heard it repeated a few times lately and would like to have a better
understanding of the ...
Read more: Building a “Green Economy”
Once upon a time, microloans were primarily for entrepreneurs who
lived in economically disadvantaged communities or were considered part
of underserved populations. During the recession, ...
Read more: Trends in Microfinance
Yesterday may well be remembered as a turning point in our nation’s
technology innovation policy. The Department of Energy announced that a
consortium of more than 90 public- and private-sector ...
Read more: A Win for Regional Innovation
The past week or so, I’ve been tracking where new jobs will be created in America. Today, I look at the sector of the economy that accounts for the largest share of all jobs – the service class. ...
Read more: Where Service Jobs Will Be
"An appetite-control agent that requires no prescription, has no
common side effects, and costs almost nothing? Scientists today reported
results of a new clinical trial confirming that just two ...
Read more: Weight loss elixir -- water
Today is the first day of classes for me here at Belmont University. I love the rhythm of the academic calendar. The start of a new academic year offers a sense of renewal. But, there is something ...
Read more: A new way for entrepreneurs to plan
By far the biggest drag on tech workers is the number of hours worked - ComputerWorld puts
the average workweek at 71 hours for IT staff. IT staff are often
expected to work late into the night ...
Read more: How to Improve IT Worker Morale
Last week's MBA Mondays post about Bookings, Revenues, and Collections generated a number of comments and questions about sales commission plans. So I decided to ask my friend and AVC community ...
Read more: Commission Plans