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Live Webinar: Three Strategies for Building an Entrepreneurial Culture
Join Techstars and the Society for Human Resources Management for a live webinar on July 23rd at Noon EST to learn actionable strategies for building an entrepreneurial culture and mindset within your organization—fast. Speakers: Tim Sackett, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, President of HRU Technical Resources; Steve Cadigan, Talent Advisor at Cadigan Talent Ventures; and Carley Jacobson, Innovation Coach at Techstars. Register Now.
Adobe Systems Inc., the elder software-business statesman behind photo-editing software Photoshop and PDF reader, is buying e-commerce firm Magento Commerce for $1.68 billion, adding a key piece to its platform.
Emma, a German retailer that sells mattresses online, is the fastest-growing startup in Europe. Or at least in the countries The Next Web describes as the continent’s six hottest startup ecosystems: the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain and Sweden.
John James, a serial entrepreneur from Fayetteville, Arkansas, said he was faced with a dilemma in his quest to make his town a more friendly place for tech startups: “Is my time better served mentoring 10 people, or taking a 10 percent chance at building a billion-dollar company?”
Science Blockchain, a startup development firm investing in blockchain technology companies, today announced it is backing Spl.yt, a smart-contract protocol that aims to bring efficiency, security, and transparency to a new, decentralized e-commerce ecosystem.
Food52 co-founders Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs have always led with engaging content, confident that sales would follow. Here’s what startups can learn from them on how to connect content and commerce to build a brand.
Cazcoin (CAZ) is a new cross-border e-commerce platform built on the blockchain, which made the decision to re-brand from ‘Copico’ prior to the launch of its platform that’s intended to challenge Amazon’s dominance.
Provi (eCommerce marketplace) raises $3.5MM seed Link
Mobisy (SaaS-based distribution) raises $3.5MM Link
Techbikers Paris to London
Calling founders, VCs and tech execs to join Techbikers Paris to London 2019! On July 19-21st, 70 Techbikers will be riding once again for Room to Read, to support building new schools and libraries in the developing world. Pre-register for the ride here: https://bit.ly/TBP2L or donate.
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