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How Startups Became a Part of the New Hampshire Primary: Rise of the Rest-Manchester

Ross Baird | Posted 10.05.2015 | Business
Ross Baird

Chatting over slices of chocolate pie in a diner, a lunchtime roundtable in a living room, and a packed, high-energy event: all these scenes are very familiar every four years in New Hampshire during Presidential primary season. Yet on October 1st, we saw the same scenes, with a different focus: startups.

TechTable Update: What's Next in the Tech/Hospitality Pipeline?

Beth Cone Kramer | Posted 09.29.2015 | Technology
Beth Cone Kramer

Leaders from the tech, hospitality, and venture capital spheres met for the one-day TechTable summit held in New York September 10. The conference,...

This Is Not Your Father's Forbes: Forbes $1 Million Under 30 Change the World Social Entrepreneurs Competition

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 09.28.2015 | Business
Sugar Rautbord

The ethos of the hip FORBES Under 30 Summit, taking place this October, is Wealth, Bold Ingenuity and Social Responsibility set to the music of Fetty ...

AOL Co-Founder Says Republicans Need To Change The Way They Talk About Immigration

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 09.22.2015 | Business

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FORBES Raises the Bar on Crowdfunding With FORBES List Resources for Its Upcoming "Under 30 Summit" and $1 Million Prize

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 07.29.2015 | Business
Sugar Rautbord

FORBES has hoisted the bar on Crowdfunding to a Class A level with its FORBES list Advisors, Monetary Resources, and Foundations weighing in with cash...

Techonomy Policy June 9 in DC: The Age of Data Exhaust

Techonomy | Posted 06.04.2015 | Technology

Last month Techonomy hosted a dinner in New York, and our guests wanted relentlessly to talk about data. Where will society produce it? How much can we manage? Who will control it? What will they do to us with it? How can individuals retain influence over it?

Rise of the Rest: Atlanta Could Catch the Internet's 'Third Wave'

Ross Baird | Posted 05.15.2015 | Business
Ross Baird

Atlanta has, in my experience, never been the easiest place to be an entrepreneur.

You're Either on the Bus or Off the Bus: Rise of the Rest Goes to Richmond

Ross Baird | Posted 05.11.2015 | Impact
Ross Baird

Collaboration is like riding a bus. You may not get to pick the route, food, or snacks; you may have to wait for other people; and you just might be crammed a little together.

Reinventing America, The Forbes Summit in Chicago Part II

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 04.20.2015 | Business
Sugar Rautbord

These small, invitation-only congresses bring together Wealth, Politics, Business, and Government as well as Education and Disruptive Innovation and are a winning formula for stimulating growth, forging new partnerships, and in this case, the reinvention of industrial power.

Forbes "Under 30 Summit" Circles in on the Now and Next Game Changers, Billionaires, and Entrepreneurs

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 12.23.2014 | Business
Sugar Rautbord

The Forbes "Under 30 Summit" in Philidelphia ended Wednesday, having brought together the now and present future. Malala Yousafzai, now 17, who re...

How Philadelphia Is Bringing Together the Country's Top Millennials

Jamira Burley | Posted 10.20.2014 | College
Jamira Burley

The new school has arrived, ushering in more than 80 million classmates, better known as the millennial generation. This Internet savvy, socially cons...

5 Midwest Cities on the Entrepreneurial Rise

Matt Hunckler | Posted 10.01.2014 | Small Business
Matt Hunckler

Think Silicon Valley is the only place to launch a successful tech startup? Maybe you haven't visited some of the growing cities in the so-called ...

America's Top Young Adult Workforces: A Rust Belt Rebirth?

Richey Piiparinen | Posted 08.18.2014 | Business
Richey Piiparinen

I know, people tend to take the current state of a region and erroneously think it's been that way forever, or that it will stay that way forever. But the vitality of urban areas are fluid -- prone to decline and rebirth, just like everything else.

America's Top Young Entrepreneurs Head to New York City for Empact Summit!

Steve Mariotti | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Steve Mariotti

Once a year, Empact brings America's top young entrepreneurs together to share their ideas and form new relationships during the Empact Summit. I recently caught up with Sheena LIndahl and asked her to tell me more about the Empact 100 Showcase and the value of entrepreneurship.

Change and Growth Despite Washington

Rob Taub | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Rob Taub

I find it distressing that President Obama and other proponents of big government continue to preach its virtues as the country faces ongoing politica...

What Happens When You Infuse Philanthropy With Tech Entrepreneurial Spirit?

Rachael Chong | Posted 03.14.2014 | Impact
Rachael Chong

Steve and Jean Case are finding success with their foundation by doing things a little differently. They are bringing the same sensibility they brought to creating AOL to their current investments in people and ideas that can change the world

WATCH: Former AOL CEO, Wife Redefine Success

Posted 06.28.2013 | Impact

Thought-leaders gathering in Aspen this week have turned the conversation to the Third Metric -- how success is not simply about the cash in your pock...

How the Technology Sector Will Help Achieve Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Jason A. Llorenz | Posted 05.26.2013 | Latino Voices
Jason A. Llorenz

The tech sector's recent calls for comprehensive immigration reform could mean the difference in the long fight to bring undocumented immigrants out of the shadows, and create a path to citizenship.

Need to Start the Small Business Engines

Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam | Posted 06.27.2013 | Small Business
Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam

"Struggle" seems to be the operative word for the condition of small business today. Is there anything that can be done to help them in that struggle?

Giving Tuesday Spurred 113% Spike In Number Of Donations

Posted 11.30.2012 | Impact

Giving Tuesday has sure lived up to its name. The initiative, which urged charities, businesses, schools and religious and community groups to give...

Immigration, Science and Technology

James M. Gentile | Posted 12.24.2012 | Business
James M. Gentile

The loss of highly skilled immigrants is a serious threat to our global economic leadership -- and the jobs that flow from it -- and eliminating government obstacles in the way of that talent should be a top priority.

The Kind of Innovation America Needs

Jason A. Llorenz | Posted 12.03.2012 | Technology
Jason A. Llorenz

We must grow and mentor cutting edge entrants to tech if we are to forge a new middle class in a new economy with very different rules.

Harnessing Serendipity for Profit and Fun

Lou Mintzer | Posted 09.19.2012 | Business
Lou Mintzer

Get out into the real world. Go to places where the smart people in your industry hang out. Bring your product or pitch to the table and share it with everybody you meet. Seek out relationships with professional contacts that you admire. Take a deep breath and get up on stage.

Buffett, Gates Get 12 More Billionaires To Donate Over Half Of Fortunes

Posted 04.21.2012 | Impact

There are now 81 billionaires committed to giving at least half of their fortunes to charity, thanks to 12 new families and individuals who have signe...

Want To Pitch Your Idea To Diddy?

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 04.10.2012 | Small Business

Ever dream of getting your million-dollar idea in front of some of the biggest names in business? Dream no more. The Network for Teaching Entrepreneur...