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2014-06-03 08:42:15

Continues to Democratize Education through Affordable Access to High Quality Tutors On-Demand, In Any Subject SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chegg, The Student Hub, today announced that it has agreed to acquire InstaEDU, a leading on-demand tutoring marketplace, for $30 million in cash. InstaEDU has quickly scaled into a platform that connects students with on-demand tutors in more than 2,500 subjects, ranging from high school and standardized test prep, all the...

2014-06-01 23:03:02

Shane Michaels releases a review of 80/20 Sales and Marketing by Perry Marshall, described as one of the most powerful business books ever written. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 80/20 Sales and Marketing, a compilation of powerful business advice written by marketing expert Perry Marshall that has been recommended by Forbes magazine has caught the attention of Shane Michaels, prompting an investigative review. “Perry Marshall’s 80/20 Sales and Marketing really is the holy grail...

2014-05-30 23:11:35

Startup accelerator supports high-growth Israeli entrepreneurs and bolsters Massachusetts’ innovation economy. Judit Sharon, tech leader and CEO of Waltham, MA based Onset Technology attended event as part of a larger trade mission. Waltham, MA (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Governor Deval Patrick joined MassChallenge CEO John Harthorne and announced the 2014 MassChallenge Israel startup accelerator competition finalists. MassChallenge Israel is the first MassChallenge program based outside of...

2014-05-29 23:20:12

New Annual Survey by Craig Rhinehart Announced to Better Understand Why Large Organizations Struggle to Commercialize Their Own Innovation Ashburn, VA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Craig Rhinehart, an executive and intrapreneur at IBM Corporation, today announced the first ever intrapreneurship benchmark survey that is designed to better understand why large organizations struggle to commercialize their own innovations and new inventions. The survey can be accessed at...

2014-05-28 23:18:41

American Sentinel University and the Society of Physician Entrepreneurs (SoPE) are co-hosting a one-day comprehensive digital health entrepreneurship seminar for those in the health care industry who are eager to incorporate technology advances into patient care, to increase efficiency and effectiveness of care on Friday, July 18, 2014 from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. MDT at American Sentinel University in Aurora, Colo. Register for the one-day seminar, ‘Introduction to Digital Health...

2014-05-28 08:57:11

Imperial College London There are large numbers of entrepreneurs in developing countries who aren't registering their businesses with official authorities, hampering economic growth, according to new research. Shadow entrepreneurs are individuals who manage a business that sells legitimate goods and services but they do not register it. This means that they do not pay tax, operating in a shadow economy where business activities are performed outside the reach of government authorities....

2014-05-27 23:11:02

Mariya Bouraima will be a mentor for participating entrepreneurs at Lean Startup Machine on transforming ideas into successful brands. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 During the weekend of May 30th - June 1st, Mariya Bouraima, Founder of Washington DC-based branding agency Aveya Creative, will be present at Lean Startup Machine as a mentor to guide participating startups through transforming ideas into brands. Lean Startup Machine (LSM) is an intensive three-day workshop where...

2014-05-23 23:04:32

EQConnects.com has launched a networking site where startup and growing companies offer equity in exchange for skills. What makes this networking site standout is the emphasis on equity and having ownership in a company. (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 EQConnects = Equity Connections With the numerous success stories around startup companies, app design, networking websites, etc, the idea was conceived for a networking site for entrepreneurs and people looking to get an opportunity with a startup...

2014-05-23 23:00:54

The National Business Incubation Association named the Purdue Technology Centers and The Purdue Foundry as the 2014 Incubator Network of the Year during NBIA’s International Conference on Business Incubation in New Orleans. Athens, Ohio (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 The National Business Incubation Association named the Purdue Technology Centers and The Purdue Foundry as the 2014 Incubator Network of the Year during NBIA’s International Conference on Business Incubation in New Orleans. The...

2014-05-23 12:23:34

SAN DIEGO, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Empowered Ezine is devoted to helping entrepreneurs and business newcomers to find the best ideas for their business goals. A newly featured article from the website continues to further this goal by reviewing three of the best small business startups for 2014. EmpoweredEzine.com is an article directory that focuses on articles and reviews that can help new business owners make the best decisions regarding their business ventures. The...


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 'karpos', fruit.
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