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2014-04-22 23:05:27

Cleantech and energy entrepreneurs will get face time with one of the region’s leading advisors when Coffee & Counsel, a Satellite Quorum program developed by the University City Science Center, returns on Thursday, April 24. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Cleantech and energy entrepreneurs will get face time with one of the region’s leading advisors when Coffee & Counsel, a Satellite Quorum program developed by the University City Science Center, returns on Thursday,...

2014-04-22 12:35:45

Boston's City Hall Plaza Festival to Spark Tech Community Conversations and Accelerate Homegrown Innovation BOSTON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 12, 2014, the second annual Boston TechJam will transform City Hall Plaza into the largest and most diverse innovation event in the region. Boston-area entrepreneurs, startups, established tech and tech-enabled companies, venture capitalists, non-profit groups, students and artists will come together to network and celebrate the region's...

2014-04-18 23:04:13

Allman, owner and CEO of PracticeLink.com and MountainPlex Properties, will be recognized at the Small Business Week Awards Celebration in Morgantown, W.Va. Hinton, WV (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Ken Allman, owner and CEO of PracticeLink.com and MountainPlex Properties, has been recognized as West Virginia’s Small-Business Person of the Year. This award, whose recipient is chosen by the West Virginia District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration, recognizes small businesses for...

2014-04-17 23:06:36

Online Entrepreneurial and Gamified Education Platform Seeks To Mentor Millions Tulsa, Okla. (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 NBA Hall of Fame basketball player and venture capitalist David Robinson has teamed up with Thrive15.com to provide free world-class entrepreneurial education for America's military using the one for one model originally made popular by Toms Shoes and Warby Parker. Since retiring from the NBA, David has served as a board member of the USAA Federal Savings Bank and has...

2014-04-17 20:21:33

SAN DIEGO, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The start of the year 2014 has given business owners and entrepreneurs many appealing opportunities to earn money while saving time and effort, with countless new business ideas and setups to explore. Unfortunately, many of these new, great business ideas are overlooked or gone unnoticed. Empowered Ezine offers a new comprehensive guide that gives some of the best business advice for 2014 by labeling a few practical businesses in...

2014-04-17 16:30:15

Expands Mobile Advertising Platform Adding Daily Deals and Food Services for College Students SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chegg, The Student Hub, today announced that it has acquired student deal platform Campus Special for $17 million in cash and stock. Campus Special will be rebranded Chegg Campus Deals. Combined with its leading student-first connected learning platform, Chegg's new Campus Deals platform expands the number of ways students can engage with...

2014-04-16 23:01:55

TeleSmart Communication’s President, Josiane Feigon, Author of Smart Sales Manager and Smart Selling on the Phone and Online additionally recognized as a leader in the Inside Sales industry by AA-ISP. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Josiane Feigon’s bestselling book Smart Sales Manager: The Ultimate Playbook for Building and Running a High-Performance Inside Sales Team, was recognized this week as AA-ISP’s Book of the Year. “It’s perfect timing,” said Feigon, a...

2014-04-16 16:33:15

Second annual event designed to inspire, foster and support entrepreneurship in Arizona SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking the helm at Microchip Technology at a time when the company was faced with a challenging business environment, now-President and CEO Steve Sanghi grew, shaped and led the company to become a sector giant in the lucrative market for microcontrollers and analog semiconductors. For its second annual Entrepreneur Global Thought Leader Lecture,...

2014-04-14 23:05:11

Leading Sage and NetSuite solutions provider Blytheco is proud to announce that James Mercedes has joined the firm as Director of Outside Sales. Laguna Hills, CA (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Blytheco is pleased to announce the appointment of James Mercedes as Director of Outside Sales. In this role, James will oversee Blytheco’s customer acquisition sales team, providing strategic sales guidance and strong process execution aimed at delivering outstanding experiences for Blytheco’s...

2014-04-11 00:21:48

HELSINKI, Finland, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcticStartup, the Helsinki-based news blog covering breaking startup news from the Nordics and Baltics, has announced 20+ international speakers attending its conference, Arctic15: Exit Path. Among these include Trip Hawkins, Founder of Electronic Arts and Digital Chocolate, and Justin Waldron, Zynga co-founder. With key partners Nokia and Tekes, the event will pull in an estimated 800 entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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