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Joint Ventures: Risks And Rewards

David B. Nast | Posted 07.05.2016 | Business
David B. Nast

A joint venture is a partnership of two or more organizations. So when does it make sense to consider a joint venture and what are the risks versus the rewards?

Design for Breakthrough Innovation in Startups

Soren Petersen | Posted 03.10.2016 | Business
Soren Petersen

Co-written by Arnold Wasserman The opportunities for leveraging design are tremendous when developing breakthrough innovative offerings in new entr...

Liar's Poker in Africa: How Hidden Agendas Drive the Politics of Fish in Mauritania

Till Bruckner | Posted 08.25.2015 | World
Till Bruckner

According to a recent World Bank study, fisheries make up one quarter of Mauritania's natural wealth, but the waters off the country in north-western Africa are being overfished. Foreign operators pull out the lion's share of the catch - sometimes legally, sometimes not; suspicions of corruption abound.

Greenpeace Calls for End of Private Fishing Deals in West Africa, Questions E.U. Food Security Claims

Till Bruckner | Posted 08.03.2015 | Green
Till Bruckner

Lawlessness at sea is a hot topic this summer, with the New York Times running an investigative series on the issue and the nascent Fisheries Transparency Initiative (FiTI) beginning to pick up steam. Two experts from Greenpeace connected the dots for me and explained why we should care.

Handcuffs or Rocket-Booster? Crafting Joint Venture Agreements that Launch Your Business Forward

Jack Garson | Posted 09.07.2014 | Business
Jack Garson

Businesses team up to pursue work all the time. These joint ventures take many forms and names, from teaming agreements, to partnership agreements, to...

Matt Sledge

'Prince Of Pot' Spends Last 4/20 In Prison

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 04.20.2014 | Politics

Vancouverites will be smoking pot by the thousands at their annual 4/20 rally on Sunday while one of the men who made their celebration possible spend...

Are You the All-Star of Your Niche?

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

At the end of the day, trust and respect are the two most important elements in ANY relationship, including the relationship between you and your customer. If you ain't got those two factors, you got nothin'.

In Tough Economic Times: Market Smarter, Not Harder

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 10.22.2013 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

Perhaps one of the greatest benefits of multi-channel marketing is that it provides great customer relationship-building opportunities.

Six-Figure to Seven-Figure Entrepreneur Productivity Evolution: Marsha Wright and Simon Wright

Dr Monique Y. Wells | Posted 09.29.2013 | Business
Dr Monique Y. Wells

Every entrepreneur who grows a business will notice that the needs and challenges of that business change as revenues and profits increase. The start...