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HCC Small Business Center offers 'Small Business Week' classes | Briefs - The Mountaineer

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HCC Small Business Center offers 'Small Business Week' classes | Briefs - The Mountaineer HCC Small Business Center offers 'Small Business Week' classes | Briefs - The Mountaineer Deductibles soar in small business health insurance market - Healthcare Dive Best-Selling Business Plan Guide Of All-Time Debuts New Edition - PRNewswire HCC Small Business Center offers 'Small Business Week' classes | Briefs - The Mountaineer Posted: 30 Apr 2019 09:00 PM PDT The NC Community College SmallBusiness Center Network (SBCN) encourages everyone to celebrate local small businesses during National Small Business Week, May 6 – 11. In celebration of the week to #DreamSmallBiz, the HCC Small Business Center has partnered with area organizations to bring free small business training opportunities to the community. The HCC 2019 Small Business Week events include: •  How to

Robotic Startup Anki Is Shutting Down After Raising Around $200M - Crunchbase News

Robotic Startup Anki Is Shutting Down After Raising Around $200M    Crunchbase News Anki, a robotics and AI toy startup that had raised around $200 million over time, has shut its doors, the company has confirmed (Recode originally broke the ...

Robotics Startup Anki Is Shutting Down - ExtremeTech

Robotics Startup Anki Is Shutting Down    ExtremeTech The fate of the company's various consumer robotics products is unclear. ...

Altice USA Buys Digital News Startup Cheddar for $200 Million - Bloomberg

Altice USA Buys Digital News Startup Cheddar for $200 Million    Bloomberg Altice USA, the fourth-largest U.S. cable company, agreed to pay $200 million for the news startup Cheddar, an online channel that appeals to the younger ...

Startup Raises $4.6 Million to Wipe Out Cruel Shrimp Industry - VegNews

Startup Raises $4.6 Million to Wipe Out Cruel Shrimp Industry    VegNews Female-led biotech startup Shiok becomes the first lab-grown meat company to receive an investment from prestigious Silicon Valley incubator Y Combinator.

Startup that created a device to help premature infants get out of the hospital sooner won the top award at SCORECard Pitch event - Richmond.com

Startup that created a device to help premature infants get out of the hospital sooner won the top award at SCORECard Pitch event    Richmond.com A startup business founded by four Virginia Commonwealth University students to help premature infants get out of the hospital sooner won the top award at the ...

Altice USA buys digital news startup Cheddar for $200M - Crain's New York Business

Altice USA buys digital news startup Cheddar for $200M    Crain's New York Business Altice USA, the fourth-largest U.S. cable company, agreed to pay $200 million for the news startup Cheddar, an online channel that appeals to the younger ...

Golden unveils a Wikipedia alternative focused on emerging tech and startups - TechCrunch

Golden unveils a Wikipedia alternative focused on emerging tech and startups    TechCrunch Jude Gomila, who previously sold his mobile advertising company Heyzap to RNTS Media, is taking on a new challenge — building a “knowledge base” that ...

Lab Meat, Not Just Plants, Is Protein's Future, Startup Says - Drovers Magazine

Lab Meat, Not Just Plants, Is Protein's Future, Startup Says    Drovers Magazine Food startup Just Inc., re-branded from Hampton Creek, doesn't think the alternative for meat is just in plants -- but in meat itself.

SoftBank Invests $1 Billion in Colombian Delivery Startup Rappi - Wall Street Journal

SoftBank Invests $1 Billion in Colombian Delivery Startup Rappi    Wall Street Journal SoftBank Group Corp. has made a $1 billion investment in Rappi Inc., a South American on-demand delivery company, in another example of the firm's reach in ...

Golden unveils a Wikipedia alternative focused on emerging tech and startups - TechCrunch

Golden unveils a Wikipedia alternative focused on emerging tech and startups    TechCrunch Jude Gomila, who previously sold his mobile advertising company Heyzap to RNTS Media, is taking on a new challenge — building a “knowledge base” that ...

Founders, apply today for our free startup programs at Disrupt SF - TechCrunch

Founders, apply today for our free startup programs at Disrupt SF    TechCrunch As spring takes its sweet time rolling across the northern hemisphere, October may not be the first thing on the minds of early-stage startup founders.

The once-hot robotics startup Anki is shutting down after raising more than $200 million - Recode

The once-hot robotics startup Anki is shutting down after raising more than $200 million    Recode Anki, the robotics company that has raised over $200 million in venture capital, is laying off its entire staff and the startup is shuttering, Recode has learned.

Robotic Startup Anki Is Shutting Down After Raising Around $200M - Crunchbase News

Robotic Startup Anki Is Shutting Down After Raising Around $200M    Crunchbase News Anki, a robotics and AI toy startup that had raised around $200 million over time, has shut its doors, the company has confirmed (Recode originally broke the ...

Homeownership investment startup Landed expands to help teachers in Hawaii buy homes - HousingWire

Homeownership investment startup Landed expands to help teachers in Hawaii buy homes    HousingWire Earlier this month, homeownership investment company Landed announced that it scored a capital infusion that would fuel its core mission to help more ...

​12 Best Tips for Startup Entrepreneurs - Equities.com

​12 Best Tips for Startup Entrepreneurs    Equities.com Even at my stage of life and with the number of startups I have started, worked on and with, nothing in the operation of the startup surprises me. What I mean that ...

Inside Bulloch Business - Southern Accent opens in Boro Saturday - Statesboro Herald

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Inside Bulloch Business - Southern Accent opens in Boro Saturday - Statesboro Herald Inside Bulloch Business - Southern Accent opens in Boro Saturday - Statesboro Herald Everything You Need to Know About Small Business Saturday 2018 - Small Business Trends The Strength Factory moves into new incubator; anchor tenants... - Superior Telegram Inside Bulloch Business - Southern Accent opens in Boro Saturday - Statesboro Herald Posted: 29 Apr 2019 06:18 PM PDT Southern Accent will hold a grand opening party Saturday from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at its 22 West Main Street location.   Southern Accent features laser engraved art, apparel and curated local products. The store is owned by Mark Forrester and Jamey Stancell and will be locally managed by Jamey's daughter Katie Stancell.  Jamey Stancell serves on the city council in Springfield, Ga., and understands the power of investing in small downtowns. With this in mind, he and F

The once-hot robotics startup Anki is shutting down after raising more than $200 million - Recode

The once-hot robotics startup Anki is shutting down after raising more than $200 million    Recode Anki, the robotics company that has raised over $200 million in venture capital, is laying off its entire staff and the startup is shuttering, Recode has learned.

Ignou launches programme on GST for small businesses - YourStory

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Ignou launches programme on GST for small businesses - YourStory Ignou launches programme on GST for small businesses - YourStory UPS Celebrates National Small Business Week With Promotions and Programs - Associated Press Facebook revamp bets on small-scale connections, romance - gulfnews.com 5 ways small businesses can keep on top of freelance payments - http://smallbusiness.co.uk What Is the Middle Market? - TheStreet.com Ignou launches programme on GST for small businesses - YourStory Posted: 30 Apr 2019 04:02 AM PDT The Indira Gandhi National Open University (Ignou) has launched a course on Goods and Services Tax (GST) to facilitate small businesses, say media reports. The programme will be launched by Ignou's School of Management in conjunction with the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), and the admission process for the programme will commence from July 2019. The candidates who are planning to join the

Robotic Startup Anki Is Shutting Down After Raising Around $200M - Crunchbase News

Robotic Startup Anki Is Shutting Down After Raising Around $200M    Crunchbase News Anki, a robotics and AI toy startup that had raised around $200 million over time, has shut its doors, the company has confirmed (Recode originally broke the ...

The once-hot robotics startup Anki is shutting down after raising more than $200 million - Recode

The once-hot robotics startup Anki is shutting down after raising more than $200 million    Recode Anki, the robotics company that has raised over $200 million in venture capital, is laying off its entire staff and the startup is shuttering, Recode has learned.

Affordable Business Startup Ideas for Young, Black Entrepreneurs - Black Enterprise

Affordable Business Startup Ideas for Young, Black Entrepreneurs    Black Enterprise Young, black entrepreneurs may not have access to the amount of money needed to get a business up and running. Here are some affordable business ideas.

Robotic Startup Anki Is Shutting Down After Raising Around $200M - Crunchbase News

Robotic Startup Anki Is Shutting Down After Raising Around $200M    Crunchbase News Anki, a robotics and AI toy startup that had raised around $200 million over time, has shut its doors, the company has confirmed (Recode originally broke the ...

Super Dispatch hires experienced startup driver as COO to navigate growth - Startland News

Super Dispatch hires experienced startup driver as COO to navigate growth    Startland News A startup leader with a long track record of building innovative operations as joined the Super Dispatch executive team alongside founder and CEO Bek ...

Tech startup moves to San Antonio, raises $1 million in seed funding - San Antonio Express-News

Tech startup moves to San Antonio, raises $1 million in seed funding    San Antonio Express-News Cliently, a San Antonio startup, has raised $1 million in seed funding. Active Capital led the round.

Madison-based startup Redox closes huge deal - Silicon Prairie News

Madison-based startup Redox closes huge deal    Silicon Prairie News Redox announced April 17 that it has closed a $33 million Series C funding round in a deal led by global investment firm Battery Ventures. Existing investors ...

Anti-Cheating Startup Examity Gets $90M to Advance Edtech Security - Xconomy

Anti-Cheating Startup Examity Gets $90M to Advance Edtech Security    Xconomy Examity has raised $90 million from Boston private equity firm Great Hill Partners to fuel its expansion and dig into how machine learning and biometric.

Chicago Startup Funding Tops $97M in April - American Inno

Chicago Startup Funding Tops $97M in April    American Inno This is our round up of Chicago tech and startup companies that received venture capital investments during the month of April.

This Startup's Making Tech to Convert Air Pollution Into Gasoline - Futurism

This Startup's Making Tech to Convert Air Pollution Into Gasoline    Futurism A Silicon Valley entrepreneur thinks there's still a place for gasoline in the future — we just need to source it from the air instead of the ground. Rob McGinnis is ...

Founders, apply today for our free startup programs at Disrupt SF - TechCrunch

Founders, apply today for our free startup programs at Disrupt SF    TechCrunch As spring takes its sweet time rolling across the northern hemisphere, October may not be the first thing on the minds of early-stage startup founders.

Startup offering medical second opinion service partners with Boston Children's, Nationwide Children's - MedCity News

Startup offering medical second opinion service partners with Boston Children's, Nationwide Children's    MedCity News MORE Health, a San Mateo, California-based startup offering a medical second opinion *service*, has recently unveiled partnerships with two pediatric ...

Altice USA Buys Digital News Startup Cheddar for $200 Million - Bloomberg

Altice USA Buys Digital News Startup Cheddar for $200 Million    Bloomberg Altice USA, the fourth-largest U.S. cable company, agreed to pay $200 million for the news startup Cheddar, an online channel that appeals to the younger ...

Portable nebulizer startup wins $100K in Rise of the Rest competition - Bizwomen - The Business Journals

Portable nebulizer startup wins $100K in Rise of the Rest competition - Bizwomen    The Business Journals Within 60 seconds of Stacie Ruth's pitch for venture capital, she grabbed the audience's attention with a poignant audio clip of a child gasping for air.

300 Investor Rejections And 1 Failed Startup Led This Entrepreneur To Build A $1 Billion Business - Forbes

300 Investor Rejections And 1 Failed Startup Led This Entrepreneur To Build A $1 Billion Business    Forbes Entrepreneurship can be more than a marathon. It's a decathlon. Knowing when to quit or persist can be an art. Raising funding for a startup can be a formidable ...

The FBI searched the offices of microbiome startup uBiome - TechCrunch

The FBI searched the offices of microbiome startup uBiome    TechCrunch Earlier today, agents from the FBI searched the offices of uBiome, the medical testing company that sells analyses of an individual's microbiome — the bacteria ...

CEO has lots of plans for Elgin-based 'Young Rembrandts' - Chicago Daily Herald

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CEO has lots of plans for Elgin-based 'Young Rembrandts' - Chicago Daily Herald CEO has lots of plans for Elgin-based 'Young Rembrandts' - Chicago Daily Herald 25 Best Small business ideas in Pakistan – Low Investment business ideas! - PhoneWorld Magazine 17 Great Books for Anyone Who Wants to Get Ahead in Business - Inc. CEO has lots of plans for Elgin-based 'Young Rembrandts' - Chicago Daily Herald Posted: 30 Apr 2019 03:32 AM PDT It's been 31 years since Bette Fetter turned the children's art classes she taught at her kitchen table into an international franchise, and the Elgin woman continues to be a caldron of business ideas. Fetter, 65, is the founder and CEO of Young Rembrandts , which teaches drawing to children ages 3½ to 12 in schools, park districts and libraries. The company is based in Elgin and has about 100 franchises in the United States, Cana