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A Bright Spark for Global Entrepreneurship


May 20, 2015

Next week, representatives from Global Entrepreneurship Network host country organizations from across Europe will explore entrepreneurship ecosystems in Belgium and the Netherlands as part of their annual meetup.

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May 18, 2015

It is a well-known fact that investing in qualitative education is a key pillar for the foundation of a complete and integrated business environment.

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Ziv Lautman is the CMO of BreezoMeter, an Israeli startup that won Startup Open in November 2014. This post was originally published on Medium.  …………………………

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During the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech last November during GEW, the White House announced its new Spark initiative to help generate more than one billion dollars in private investment for emerging entrepreneurs by the end of 2017.

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No two people’s entrepreneurial journey will ever be the same but lessons learned can often be shared by many. This month, the GEN reading list featured two books that explore difficult decisions entrepreneurs at all stages face, written by authors who have used their writing to reexamine their own...

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May 06, 2015

At this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Milan, Usman Ahmed, policy counsel at EBay’s Public Policy Lab, shared his advice for budding entrepreneurs.

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Global Entrepreneurship Network is joining forces with Compass, creator of extensive benchmark data for startup performance, to help rank the world’s top startup ecosystems. 

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Apr 29, 2015

During Global Entrepreneurship Week Turkey last fall, more than 250 registered entrepreneurship events were held in 37 cities. More than 120 of these events took place in Istanbul. As entrepreneurship continues to gain ground throughout Turkey, Istanbul remains an example to the region of how a...

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Canada, Israel, Italy, Moldova, Poland

Apr 28, 2015

During last month’s Global Entrepreneurship Congress, a variety of players from the global entrepreneurship ecosystem met in Milan to share ideas and network. Among these players were a number of impressive entrepreneurs, eager to change the world for the better with their startups.

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Apr 21, 2015

If the evolution of the Global Entrepreneurship Network has taught us anything this year, it is that the momentum that Global Entrepreneurship Week creates in over 150 countries around the world cannot be contained to one week in November. Pitch Night in Harare, Zimbabwe, is a perfect example of...

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