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    6 AI Tools Entrepreneurs Can Use on a Budget

    Artificial intelligence resources are touted as necessary tools to compete in today’s market, and many businesses are jumping on this bandwagon. According to a 2019 survey by Gartner, AI usage grew 270% over the last 4 years tripled in the last year alone. Why? Because current data demonstrates the real value and benefits of these tools. Among […]

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    New Research Finds That Supporting Female Entrepreneurs Could Boost Global Economy By $5 Trillion

    New research from Boston Consulting Group (BCG) found that if female entrepreneurs received as much support as male entrepreneurs, the global economy could experience up to a $5 trillion boost. It is well-documented that women-led businesses are underfunded, with data revealing that in 2017 only 2.2% of venture capital (VC) funding going to women-led companies. Women received only $1.9 billion in […]

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    Opinion | Art can teach entrepreneurs how to deal with shame

    The saints of prey love a good suicide. They feed on it by assigning their own malady of interest as the cause of death. Dalit—oppression; Brahmin engineering student—academic pressure; farmer—debt and capitalism; Assamese—the National Register of Citizens. A rich Indian upper-caste middle-aged male is among the few who are allowed to kill themselves out of […]

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    ‘Must change the way we treat  entrepreneurs’

    I am very shocked and devastated. He is a dear friend, always jovial, positive and always willing to help. He built a vertically integrated company. The chances of the letter doing the rounds (purportedly written by V.G. Siddhartha) being genuine, is quite high because the details that are there in the letter are difficult to […]

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    Meet a battalion of women entrepreneurs

    After digital literacy, not-for-profit entity FREND is encouraging financial autonomy When women are given opportunities to learn and innovate, they blossom and take charge of their own lives. There could be no better example than the story of Aasiya Gawandi from Agar village of Kolhapur district, Maharashtra. The internet beckoned her to learn many skills, […]

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    From grit to glory, the journey of women entrepreneurs

    The first person to ever win two Nobel Prizes, Marie Curie, the Polish scientist who discovered radioactivity, is a pioneer when it comes to women in technology. In 2009, New Scientistnamed Curie as the most inspirational woman in science. And looking back at the challenges she faced, this is no doubt a fitting accolade. In the […]

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    Giving A Boost To Entrepreneurs In North Omaha

    Julian Young went from drug dealer and dropout, to minister, to entrepreneurship coach. His Start Center for Entrepreneurship serves small business owners in North Omaha, Nebraska. COURTESY OF JULIAN YOUNG & COMPANY To teach others the ins and outs of entrepreneurship is to empower them to explore their potential and help themselves using their own […]