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From startup to grown up: VCs can help grow your business

From startup to grown up: VCs can help grow your business

The definition of what constitutes a startup can change according to every person you ask. Some people cite the dictionary’s simple “a fledgling business”, others claim that the term refers to a new business (particularly tech) with the potential for rapid growth. It’s also been said that “Startup is a state of mind” and involves

Meet Victoire, student of the Global Entrepreneurship Program

Tell us a bit about your background My name is Victoire, I’m French and 22 years old. I graduated from Woodbury University, California where I completed a bachelor in Business Management. In parallel, I was involved in school organizations as President of the CEO club (Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization) and a member of BPWOW (Business Professional

Taking your startup global: how the Global Entrepreneurship Program prepares you

Launching a business globally is often the end goal for many entrepreneurs, but it can be a tricky transition if startups aren’t well prepared. While launching (or wanting to launch) a start-up is not requirement to be part of the Global Entrepreneurship Program (other career opportunities can include taking over a family business or pursuing

Meet Liliana, student of the Global Entrepreneurship Program!

Tell us a bit about your background. I’m from a small city in the Colombian Andes, where I grew up, and where I currently manage my agriculture startup: an organic blueberry plantation. Before deciding to focus entirely on entrepreneurship, I worked in Colombia´s largest financial institution for seven years, and I gained client relationship skills

Starting classes at Pace University in New York City!

Starting classes at Pace University in New York City! After attending their first and second semester respectively in France and China, students of the Global Entrepreneurship Program are now in the United States where they recently started their last semester of classes over at Pace University, located downtown Manhattan in New York City! To kick-start

Take advantage of international experience to boost your entrepreneurial skills

According to Time Magazine, international study or work experience can not only make you more successful, but it can actually make you smarter overall. In fact, evidence suggests that international experience is extremely valuable for entrepreneurs: it can teach you different ways to approach projects, deal with problems, and alternative methods of communication. In a

Global Entrepreneurship Program – Success Story

Can you tell us a bit about yourself? I like the quote: “You become what you think about most of the time!” My name is Darren O Connell. I’m from Cork in Ireland and currently reside in Shanghai, China since October 2015. I’m passionate about exercise, curious about business and forever inspired by entrepreneurship. Because