Power to the people, literally. How one social entrepreneur is helping...

Social entrepreneurs are making a difference around the world with innovative designs and business models, including creating a mobile power grid in Africa.
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The 7 most tech-savvy countries in the world

Seven countries are getting the biggest bang for their buck in economic and digital innovation, according to a new survey.

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.

How Coca-Cola helps students ‘think global, act local’

Students from the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia came to the U.S. to study American business practices via public-private sponsorships.

These entrepreneurs were just like you. Look at them now.

African entrepreneurs emerge as a force to be reckoned with, despite obstacles and challenges. The GES Summit will host entrepreneurs from around the world.

All aboard the idea train

During August the past two years, civic-minded youth with ideas — whether about society, business or art — have set out on a train...
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Do you know who made your shoes?

Lahore, Pakistan, is renowned for the skill of its shoemakers. But that ancient craft seemed bound for extinction as cheap imported shoes flooded the...
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Just make it! How makers are changing everything.

Three secondary school students built a sleek, fuel-efficient sports car. Design engineer Kyle Doerksen developed Onewheel, a self-balancing electric skateboard, and raised over $630,000...

Ask an entrepreneur: How to raise capital

Do you have an idea for a business but need money to get it off the ground? Where should you start? That depends on how...