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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.
Raising Money During The Summer SlowdownThe streets are empty in NYC this July 4th weekend and it seems like everyone is at the beach. The Gotham Gal and I are getting ready to head to Italy for a ...
Read more: How to Raise Money During the Summer
How many times have you heard the expression: "good enough for government work?" Too often I am sure. Sometimes it may even apply to your business or other activities. Of course, that is not your ...
Read more: INNOVATION: How good is 99 percent?
With high-tech companies needing less capital due to advancements in technology, startup development methodology and online marketing, we have seen a Renaissance in angel investing. While angel ...
Read more: Angel Investing By The Numbers
At the recent E2.0 Forum,
I described a particular dynamic I’ve found: there is no set definition
of innovation. It’s a concept where everyone has an intuitive
sense of what innovation is, ...
Read more: Innovation Confusion
There is a big difference between doing and knowing what to do. The difference separates the winners from the losers.A lot of people and organizations are using social media because everyone is ...
Read more: Doing vs. Knowing What to Do
Most people think of innovation as a “Eureka!” moment – or something that comes from hours upon hours of tinkering. But Josh Makower, CEO of ExploraMed, argues that innovation is a skill that ...
Read more: Innovation can be learned
The ocean is a dynamic and rapidly evolving environment, a
long-appreciated truth which becomes increasingly apparent as
we observe it ever more carefully. Some of the
transformations that we ...
Read more: Changing Oceans
DOUGLAS P. HART, a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology who sold his
last start-up for a tidy $95 million, is already on to his next big
Read more: The Idea Incubator Goes to Campus
The 2010 Economic Gardening Conference was a great success. Some of the presenters have given us permission to post their PowerPoint slides. Stay tuned because we will also be adding some video ...
Read more: Economic Gardening Presentations
Every company I speak with wants to grow. Growth is a sign of vitality and is or should be a source of profit. Perhaps, profitable growth is a better way to describe what everyone aspires to ...
Read more: Don’t Get Trapped: Working Capital