Make these apps your business partners

Whether you need support in cash management, business development or communications, these free apps can make your business better.
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Make the perfect pitch…and get your business into the big leagues

A lot of people have good ideas, but it takes more than ideas to start a business. You need money. That’s why knowing how...
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Startups descend on Silicon Valley for global summit

Hundreds of entrepreneurs from 170 countries are taking part in the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Palo Alto, California, June 22–24.
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Surviving disruption in business

Terry Jones disrupted the travel business as a founder of Travelocity and chairman of Here's his advice on how businesses can embrace innovation.
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Changemakers shine at White House’s South by South Lawn

President Obama invited Leonardo DiCaprio, the CEO of an agricultural tech startup and musicians to the White House for SXSL, a festival of changemakers.

Here’s what it will take to be your own boss

"It's useful to remember that you’re going to fail," says Evan Burfield, co-founder of the small-business incubator 1776, in Washington. Anticipating setbacks, he said, builds an...
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The ‘Wakanda Generation’ unites for Africa

Learn about a new effort to enable young African leaders to join forces with the African-American diaspora to advance development in Africa.
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Entrepreneurship in the U.S.

In an average month in the U.S., 320 out of every 100,000 adults become new entrepreneurs, data shows. Meet a few to see how they did it.

Investing in Entrepreneurs: A Focus on Africa [webchat]

African entrepreneurs: Chat with Shea Yeleen International's Rahama Wright online July 8 at 12:00 UTC. It is a great chance to learn from her success.