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How Your Youth Can Be Your Biggest Business Asset Of All
Jun14

How Your Youth Can Be Your Biggest Business Asset Of All

Being a young entrepreneur in business today is exciting. Youth is your biggest asset; you should rock it to your advantage. But how do you overcome the preconceived notions that come with being a younger contender – like assumptions that you’re inexperienced, naive and in for a rude awakening by…

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Nima Adelkhani Uses Silicon Valley Knowledge To Improve Middle Eastern Entrepreneurship

  Previously on Killerstartups, I wrote about a program with Silicon Valley connections aimed at businesses interested the Sub-Saharan Africa market. Now, another Silicon Valley alum, Nima Adelkhani, is interested in bringing business talent fro the Arab world to the Valley to learn from the best and brightest.   Adelkhani’s PITME (Progress In Technology Middle East) is a training and networking program which will expose...

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Kurt Varner – Living In His Car And Launching A Business From Hacker Dojo Co-Work Space

Kurt Varner’s dream of launching a business isn’t out of the ordinary. Neither is it unusual that he decided to move to Palo Alto from Los Angeles in order to be closer to the innovative subculture that has produced or supported some of the world’s most used technologies. Curious instead was the 26 year-old’s decision to do it while living in his car. In Palo Alto it’s legal to live out of a car and as long as the car is moved every...

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The Mobile Wonder Boy Who May Be The Next Zuckerburg

This is one of those stories that will make you a little (more) bitter and maybe want to kick yourself. Why? It has to do with a CEO and a business idea. That doesn’t sound so bad, right? Except, the CEO is 21 and the business idea is pretty awesome and making said CEO very, very rich. Let’s take a look at this mobile wizkid and how his app is rewarding users, and, subsequently, his bank account.     Digging the...

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