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People sitting at tables in restaurant (Courtesy of José Sánchez Preisig)

Connecting cultures while learning a new language too

Have you ever wanted to learn a second language but not had luck in the classroom? This Chilean entrepreneur has a solution: Join a conversation group.
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These business pros are rooting for you [video]

Where do you go to get business advice? These Presidential Ambassadors for Global Entrepreneurship have a few words of wisdom for you.
Illustration of exploration vehicle on moon's surface (© AP Images)

To the moon! Private company cleared for takeoff.

A private company has gotten permission from the U.S. to launch into space and return to the moon. The first of many trips is scheduled for late 2017.
Raymond Wu seated at laboratory bench (Courtesy of Wynd)

Entrepreneur gives tips for making it in Silicon Valley [video]

Raymond Wu shares his experience of co-founding a high-tech startup company in Silicon Valley in California. What's the key to success for startups?
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Tune in July 12 to learn how to avoid rookie startup...

Author and entrepreneur David Rose will share lessons and field questions online July 12 on behalf of GIST and the State Department. Tune in!
American and Egyptian entrepreneurs seated, looking at tablet (Courtesy of RISE Egypt)

Egyptian ingenuity attracts investment and mentors

Global partners who believe in the power of Egyptian entrepreneurship have helped startups, such as e-waste recycler RecycloBekia, overcome challenges.

Game on: How one woman guides Pakistan’s future developers

Sadia Bashir founded PixelArt Games Academy to give young game makers in Pakistan the chance to learn from experienced professionals.